Bar bending schedule is a summary of the reinforcement in a tabular form which includes the following information
- Diameter or size of the bar
- Type of the bar
- Shape of the bar
- Number of bars of each type
- Length of the bar including bending details
- Remarks, if any
The bar schedules are placed in the upper left corner of the drawing. SP-34 “Handbook on reinforcement detailing” gives various dimensioning procedure or length for different bar shapes given which must be used for making bar bending schedule.