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Rebar in place for reinforced concrete

Reinforced concrete is concrete with long pieces of metal called reinforcing bars inside to make it stronger Galvanizing saves the metal from rusting and corrosion. In rich countries, almost all concrete in buildings and roads is reinforced. Reinforced concrete is stronger than normal concrete.

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