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Boveda catalana, (BRICK ROOF) construcción artesanal. - YouTube This is the first part of the Catalan vault building video. Similar or the same as the Nubian vaulting technique. Sometimes used in wood-fired kiln construction. Spain

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Gallery of Serrano Public School / Arzubialde Arquitectos - 5

Parts of an Arch_Impost: The block set into a wall or uppermost part of a column or pillar, used to support arch. Keystone: A wedge-shaped piece at apex of an arch- locks the structure together & allows it to bear weight. Keystone's shape should always be related to the center point of the arc. Spring line: A line at which an arch begins—located at or above the impost. Stilt: Elevation of the spring line above the impost. Voussoir: A wedge-shaped piece used to make up the curved part of an…

Sobre un monte inmerso en la llanura de la pampa —en La Playosa, localidad de la provincia de Córdoba— se encuentra este oratorio de ladrillo, rodeado de árboles. Obra del argentino Nicolás Campodonico (Rosario, 1973), la capilla de 92 metros...