Evaluating the rain-tightness of joints between exterior wall components

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ConferenceResearch into Practice: The Challenge of Application. 5th CIB Congress: 1971-06, Versailles, France
Pages485487; # of pages: 3
Subjectwatertightness; rain penetration; wind action; wind loads; building functional elements; Moisture performance
AbstractThe uses and limitations of the methods currently available for evaluating resistance to rain-leakage are discussed in this paper, as well as the studies undertaken by DBR/NRC to obtain information that may improve the prediction of rain- leakage performance.
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AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
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NRC number12579
NPARC number20374378
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