Use T-brace


Use a T-brace or deadman to hold up one end of a structural element while installing or working on the other end.

Alternative labels

T-brace use
use deadman
use of deadman
using deadman
deadman usage
deadman use
use of T-brace
T-brace usage
using T-brace

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Relationships with occupations

Essential skill

Use T-brace is an essential skill of the following occupations:

Optional skill

Use T-brace is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this skill may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

Ceiling installer: Ceiling installers install ceilings in buildings. They apply different techniques as the situation requires – for example when fire resistance is especially important, or when space is needed between the dropped ceiling and the next floor – or specialise in one.




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Last updated on September 20, 2022