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Which of the following pointing is extensively used in brickwork and stone masonry face work?
1. Truck pointing
2. Flush pointing
3. Struck pointing
4. V-grooved pointing

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Correct Answer - Option 2 : Flush pointing

The different type of pointing and their use in construction is given below in tabulated form:

Type of Pointing

Where to Use

Flush Pointing

Brickwork and stone masonry face work

Recessed Pointing

This type of pointing is suitable to withstand the work of bricks better texture and better quality mortar.

Grooved Pointing

This type of pointing is commonly used to improve the wall appearance.

Tuck Pointing

This is used where attractive appearance is required.

 Struck Pointing

This type of pointing is mostly used for brickwork particularly for finishing horizontal joints.

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