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Last edited 27 Feb 2017
The string is described as ‘closed’ if it conceals the profile of the treads and risers. It is described as ‘open’ or ‘cut’, if its upper edge is cut away so that the profile of the treads and risers is visible from the site.
A string that is fixed to the wall is described as the 'wall string'.
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