Control Joint - Fire Rated

Control Joint - Fire Rated

International Masonry Institute
Description
IMI Detail 02.010.1303. This detail shows block with flat ends being used at the vertical control joint. Fireproof material resides at the vertical CJ, along with sealant and backer rod. This detail allows shrinkage of the block, but does not resist lateral loads. There is horizontal joint reinforcement at 16" o.c. vertically in the wall, interrupted at the CJ. The detail shows optional vertical reinforcement and grout at the cells adjacent to the CJ. This detail is intended for the use of industry professionals who are competent to evaluate the significance and limitations of the information provided herein. This detail should not be used as the sole guide for masonry design and construction, and IMI disclaims any and all legal responsibility for the consequences of applying the information. #AIA #air_barrier #BAC #block #brick #bricklayer #cavity #CJ #CMU #control_joint #Conwell #drainage #fire_rated #firerated #flashing #gasket #green #grout #highperforming #IMI #IUBAC #masonry #MDS #mortar #movement_joint #sustainability #sustainable #wall_tie #weeps
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