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Table of Contents

May 2015

Volume 54, Number 5

FEATURES

Flashing and Drainage
A failure of the flashing and drainage plane can lead to degradation of many wall components.

Codes and Standards
The Masonry Alliance for Code and Standards is working to develop and submit code changes that will ultimately make buildings and their residents safer.

Saws
A hard-nosed look at what makes the saw industry tick from three experts

COLUMNS & DEPARTMENTS

From The Editor
Chairman’s Message
Government Affairs
Business Building
Full Contact Project Management
New Products

Classified Advertising
News

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    March 2015 Saw Blades By Jim Cook The thing about blades is that they can always be a little sharper. That’s a maxim the masonry blade industry has taken to heart as it continues to innovate, making blades more versatile, more durable and less expensive to produce. The masonry blade industry has done much to…
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