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Reinforcing bars used in masonry walls shall have a masonry cover, including grout, of not less than 2 inches (51 mm) for masonry units with face exposed to earth or weather and 11/2 inch (38 mm) for masonry units not exposed to earth or weather.

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R606.13.5 Wall Construction, Cover for Reinforcing Steel
Reinforcing bars used in masonry walls shall have a masonry cover, including grout, of not less than 2 inches (51 mm) for masonry units with face ...