Ferrocement has superior impact properties, but its fatigue strength may limit the high allowable stresses to which it could be subjected. The general perception is that big bulky things are stronger than thin things. Ferrocement is a special material called ‘thin membrane’ that is quite strong despite being thin. It’s strong under both stress and strain, because it is both strong and thin in nature, many things can be constructed at low cost.

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