Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Proof against damp: as, a damp-proof course of masonry.
“Also, templates have been stretched beyond their original design, which is like using a system for automatically choosing the right material to use as mortar to fill a gap, with support for including layers of other materials such as damp-proof courses, to build entire pillars by telling them to fill a very large gap with repeating layers of concrete.”
“It was an edifice built in times when human constitutions were damp-proof, when shelter from the boisterous was all that men thought of in choosing a dwelling-place, the insidious being beneath their notice; and its hollow site was an ocular reminder, by its unfitness for modern lives, of the fragility to which these have declined.”
“Below damp-proof course, blocks must be stabilized types only, or dressed hard building stones and burnt clay bricks may be used.”
“It is important, therefore, to provide a damp-proof course layer between the foundation and the soil block work.”
“In this case the damp-proof material has always to be on the warm side of the insulation.”
“To avoid damp condensation, care has to be taken in placing insulation in relation to the damp-proof material (plastic, metal, aluminium foil etc.).”
“In case of installing single lines in damp-proof clips, on straight runs all upper portions of the clips will be loosely mounted on the line.”
“On principle all explosion-prone electrical equipment is to be laid out as a damp-proof installation.”
“In case of installing individual or bunched lines by damp-proof clips this will be achieved by observing the following working steps:”
“This holds also for explosion-prone rooms which are generally to be installed in the damp-proof version.”
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