Individual brackets can be used to support soldier courses from above and to support non-structural arched brickwork. Both these applications involve MDA individual brackets that have stirrups welded to the underside. Stitching rods span the stirrups and support the three bricks between the brackets.
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Ancon MDA brackets are ideal for supporting brickwork that is curved on plan. They can be designed to suit a wider range of loads and cavity widths.
Details for Specification and Ordering
Ancon Individual Brackets are available to suit most cavity sizes and can be specified as follows:
e.g. MDA / 50 / 8.0
Leviat will design an Ancon MDA system to suit a 50mm cavity and carry 8.0 kN/metre run of masonry.
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