Masonry Tips for Beginners part 3 of 3 - Video Transcript
hi we're back again and this is masonry tips for beginners part three and last video I spent a lot of time explaining difference between lime and mortar and Portland this video I'm going to show you how to use the other products and what's going on this is gravel right here pea gravel this is concrete sand masonry sand and this is the brick and the block that's the ingredients you use when
you're doing masonry work so to make it fast I'm going to show you what's going on with the aggregates as they call it no so to make it real simple this is gravel this is what they call to be and over here this is a fine gravel this is what they call one big just right here is what you call concrete send and you can see it has like little pebbles in
it it's thicker and this here is a fine masonry sand so basically when you look at the concrete mix it's one two three when you used to call it the concrete company in the old days you'd say I want one two three that was one Portland to sand and three gravel and then you change it could be one two three it could be one two two however you want it now it's
in thousands of pounds when you cop to concrete company you say I want a 3,000 pound mix 3500 4000 pound but what they do is with the ingredients when you look at this right here I'm going to show you the exactly what it says on this bag now this is the concrete mix and right here we're looking at...
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