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APPENDIX II

GAS TRAINING CHAMBER

METHOD OF CONSTRUCTION USING ANDERSON SHELTER PARTS AND OTHER SALVAGED MATERIALS

 Site, Floor Foundations

 Prepare and level site to receive concrete floor. Excavate for wall Foundations as shown on drawing. Concrete to be PCC 4:2:1 mix. Floor to be float finished. Alternatively the floor could be formed in old concrete paving slabs on clinker bedding. Foundation for Anderson sheet walls to be poured after setting smaller 'D" sheets carefully to Line and level.

 The chamber should be not less than 60 feet from the nearest occupied building, public street or place.

 Anderson Sheets

 All horizontal joints to be packed before bolting up with tarred hemp, mastic strip or other suitable packing.

Walls

Build cross walls to Inner curves of corrugated sheets in 4 1/2" salvaged brickwork In motar.

 Windows and Doors

 Provide glazed steel casement (opening) window and Doors or similar, and doors as show. Outer door to be fitted with lock. Doors and window to be salvaged material If Possible.

Finish

Woodwork to be twice creosoted. Interior to be distempered.

Schedule of Anderson Components

Part Number Unit Remarks
Front and) 14 A Sheets  
Back) 14 D Sheets  
  84 Bolts & Nuts 1 1/2" long X 1/2" dia.
Top 5 D Sheets  

 

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