** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Endicott Clay Products Company, thin brick units.
This section is based on the products of Endicott Clay Products Company, which is located at:
57120 707th Road
Endicott, NE 68350
Tel: (402) 729-3315
Fax: (402) 729-5804
Endicott Clay Products Company manufactures face brick, pavers, glazed units, pool copings, thin brick, and sculptured brick murals. This section covers their thin brick products. Note that code requirements vary between municipalities; check local code authorities for applicability of thin brick systems.
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Section 04070 - Mortar and Masonry Grout.
Section 04810 - Unit Masonry Assemblies.
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ASTM C 67 - Standard Test Methods for Sampling and Testing Brick and Structural Clay Tile.
ASTM C 1088 - Standard Specification for Thin Veneer Brick Units Made From Clay or Shale.
Submit under provisions of Section 01300.
[ Product Data ]: Manufacturer's catalog data, detail sheets, and printed installation instructions.
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Selection Samples: For each product requiring color/texture selection, provide full size samples for final selection.
Verification Samples: For each product, color, and texture selected, provide two full-size units representing actual color and texture of products to be installed.
Construct sample panel at location indicated or directed, and as follows:
Size: 4 feet by 4 feet (1.2 m by 1.2 m).
Include all unit types and sizes to be used, and mortar joint treatment.
Obtain architect's acceptance of sample panel before beginning construction activities of this section.
Do not remove sample panel until construction activities of this section have been accepted by architect.
DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
Deliver products of this section on pallets, with individual faces protected; keep dry.
Store units in protected area or under cover on level ground; keep dry. Do not double-stack pallets.
Acceptable Manufacturer: Endicott Clay Products Co., which is located at: 57120 707th Rd.; Endicott, NE 68350; Tel: 402-729-3315; Fax: 402-729-5804; Email: request info (email@example.com); Web: www.endicott.com
Requests for substitutions will be considered in accordance with provisions of Section 01600.
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Substitutions: Not permitted.
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Thin Brick: ASTM C 1088, Type TBX, tested in accordance with ASTM C 67, as manufactured by Endicott Clay Products Co.
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Size: 2-1/4 inches (57.2 mm) high, 7-5/8 inches (193.7 mm) long, 1/2 inch (12.7 mm) thick.
Size: 3-5/8 inches (92.1 mm) high, 7-5/8 inches (193.7 mm) long, 1/2 inch (12.7 mm) thick.
Size:7-5/8 inches (193.7 mm) high, 7-5/8 inches (193.7 mm) long, 1/2 inch (12.7 mm) thick.
Size: 3-5/8 inches (92.1 mm) high, 11-5/8 inches (295.3 mm) long, 1/2 inch (12.7 mm) thick.
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Select texture(s) from subparagraphs below, deleting those not required for the project.
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert color(s) in the subparagraph below. Colors available include Coppertone, Red Ironspot, Dark Ironspot, Medium Ironspot No. 46, Medium Ironspot No. 77, Manganese Ironspot, Desert Ironspot, Desert Sands, Sahara Sands, Autumn Sands, Orleans Sands, Burgundy Sands, Brown Sands, Grey Sands, Grey Blend, Burgundy Blend, Desert Blend, and Rose Blend.
Trim Units: Matching thin brick.
Inspect related conditions; do not start work in an area until adverse conditions in that area are corrected.
Test surfaces for straightness, levelness. Notify Architect where corrections are needed.
Install thin brick in accordance with manufacturer's printed instructions.
Cut units where required for fitting or for installation of built-in items, using power tools; do not install units having chipped or cracked edges on sight-exposed surfaces.
Align base courses to follow accurate floor lines.
Align faces plumb, level, and true, with uniform joint widths.
Size and portion units for best appearance, with joints arranged neat and symmetrical, free of imperfections detracting from overall appearance.
Architect will observe appearance of installed units; installed masonry surfaces shall be free of imperfections which detract from overall appearance when viewed from a distance of 5 feet (1.5 m) at 90 degrees normal to surface.
Clean installed masonry surfaces in accordance with manufacturer's instructions; do not clean units with products not specified in manufacturer's instructions.
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