Connection of new steel rods to original wrought iron tongs using a clamp joint

doc. Dr. Ing. Martin Pospíšil, Ph.D.

Connection of new steel rods to original iron tongs in historic buildings is largely carried out by screwing. This solution requires drilling holes into the original iron element. Another solution - special welding - is also irreversible intervention into the original historic material. Clamp joints as a non-invasive solution were used to connect new steel rods to iron tongs originated from the late 17th Century in Teplá Monastery, Czech Republic.

Za obsah této stránky zodpovídá: prof. Dr. Henri Hubertus Achten