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SECTION 12 61 00
AUDIENCE SEATING
 
 
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** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Wenger Corporation, JR Clancy and GearBoss; Broadcast, theater and stage equipment, sound-control door assemblies, acoustic room components, lockers, storage assemblies.
This section is based on the products of Wenger Corporation, JR Clancy and GearBoss, which is located at:
Owatonna, MN/Syracuse, NY,
Toll Free Tel: (800) 4WENGER (493-6437)
Tel: (507) 455-4100
Fax: (507) 455-4258
Email: request info (info@wengercorp.com)
Web: www.wengercorp.com | www.JRClancy.com
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Wenger Corporation and J.R. Clancy are Your Performance Partners. In 2011, Wenger and J.R. Clancy brought together almost 200 years of experience to provide complete solutions for Performing Arts Centers and Theatres. We design, manufacture and install leading theatrical equipment worldwide from Complete Rigging Solutions and Controls to Acoustical Shell Enclosures and Orchestra Pit Fillers as well as a full-line of quality furnishings.
Wenger Corporation provides innovative, high-quality products and solutions for performing arts and music and theatre education. For more than 65 years Wenger has been listening to what our customers need and then designing and manufacturing innovative, durable and functional products to meet those needs. Wenger pioneered sound isolation in practice rooms and now offers modular rooms with virtual acoustic technology (VAE) and built-in digital recording/playback. Products for music and theatre spaces include: pre-engineered acoustical doors, sound-isolating music practice rooms, acoustical shells, acoustical wall and ceiling treatment, instrument and equipment storage cabinets, fixed and portable audience seating, portable stage platforms and staging systems, music posture and portable audience chairs, orchestra pit fillers, makeup stations, tiered risers and music furniture.
Since 1885, J.R. Clancy has been a leading designer and supplier of theatrical rigging systems, accessories and services to the theatre and entertainment industries around the world. Our team of experienced mechanical and electrical engineers, project managers, and installers provides expert technical assistance and information to architects, general contractors, theatre consultants, end users, and dealers.
With a combination of innovative designs, outstanding quality, and a century of experience, J.R. Clancy has become the leading manufacturer of theatrical stage equipment in the United States. We provide everything from the simplest hemp sets and rigging hardware to complete, highly sophisticated motorized rigging systems-for use just about anywhere.
 
PART 1 GENERAL
 
1.1
SECTION INCLUDES
 
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A.
Fixed seating.
1.
Boston Series.
2.
Chicago Series.
3.
Madrid Series.
4.
Milan Series.
5.
Naples Series.
6.
New York Series.
7.
Sydney Series.
1.2
RELATED SECTIONS
 
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A.
Section 01 35 00 - Special Procedures.
B.
Division 16 - Electrical for connections to seating junction boxes for aisle lighting power.
1.3
REFERENCES
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete references from the list below that are not actually required by the text of the edited section.
 
A.
American Standard Test Materials (ASTM):
1.
ASTM B 85: Aluminum Alloy Die Castings
2.
ASTM C 423 - Standard Test Method for Sound Absorption and Sound Absorption Coefficients by the Reverberation Room Method.
3.
ASTM E 795 - Standard Practices for Mounting Test Specimens During Sound Absorption Tests.
4.
ASTM F 851: Test Method for Self-Rising Seat Mechanisms.
B.
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)/Business and Institutional Furniture Manufacturers Association (BIFMA):
1.
ANSI A208.2 - Medium Density Fiberboard (MDF) for Interior Applications.
2.
ANSI/BIFMA X5.1 2011 - Office Furnishings - General-Purpose Office.
3.
ANSI/BIFMA X5.4-2012 - Office Furnishings - Lounge Seating.
C.
State of California, Department of Consumers Affairs, Bureau of Home Furnishings and Thermal Insulation:
1.
California Technical Bulletin 117 - requirements, Test Procedures and Apparatus for Testing Flame Retardance of Resilient Filling Materials Used in Upholstered Furniture.
2.
California Technical Bulletin 133 - Flammability Test Procedure for Seating Furniture for Use in Public Occupancies.
D.
Code of Federal Regulations:
1.
16 CFR 1610.61 - Clarification of Flammability Standard for Clothing Textiles (CS 191-53).
E.
Hardwood Plywood and Veneer Association (HPVA):
1.
HPVA HP-1 - Hardwood and Decorative Plywood.
F.
National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA):
1.
NEMA LD 3 - High Pressure Decorative Laminates.
G.
National Fire Protection Association:
1.
NFPA 70 - National Electrical Code (NEC).
H.
Underwriters' Laboratories, Inc. (UL) and Underwriters' Laboratories of Canada (ULC):
1.
Requirements for listing and labeling of products.
1.4
SUBMITTALS
A.
Submit under provisions of Section 01 30 00 - Administrative Requirements.
B.
Product Data: Provide for all products furnished under this Section. Include dimensions and profiles, electrical connections, wood and metal finishes, and details of construction.
C.
Shop Drawings: Include plans, elevations, sections and details. Show overall plan of fixed seating including aisle spacing and seating layout. Include row to row spacing, row lettering, and chair numbering sequence. Show floor plan and details of ADA/ABA compliance in plan and section. Show method of attachment including anchors and other devices.
1.
Develop sightline plan and sections through seating areas using sightlines program and sightline rules. Refer to Drawings.
2.
Show fabric selection.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required for Project.
 
3.
Additional options placement (ie. Tablet Arms).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required for Project.
 
4.
Include electrical schematic for aisle lighting.
D.
Samples for Initial Selection
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete samples not required for Project.
 
1.
Fabric choices.
2.
Wood finish selections.
3.
Plastic finish sample.
E.
Samples For Verification: Provide manufacturer's samples of the following:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete samples not required for Project.
 
1.
Exposed metal component finishes.
2.
Plywood panel finish.
3.
Row lettering and seat numbering plaques: Provide full size plaques showing base material and lettering font.
F.
Closeout Submittals:
1.
Operation and Maintenance Data: For adjusting, repairing and replacing components and accessories.
2.
Warranty: Submit manufacturer's sample warranty.
G.
Product Certificates: Provide manufacturer's certification of flame-retardant treatment (if required).
H.
Cleaning and Maintenance Information: Provide instructions for cleaning, adjusting, repairing, and replacing fixed audience seating.
I.
Warranty: Copy of manufacturer's warranty.
1.5
QUALITY ASSURANCE
A.
Manufacturer Qualifications: Minimum 5 years' experience in manufacture of similar products in use in similar environments, including project size, and complexity, and with the production capacity to meet the construction and installation schedule.
B.
Installer Qualifications: Manufacturer's authorized representative, trained and approved for installation of units required for this Project.
C.
Source Limitations: Obtain components and accessories through one source from a single approved manufacturer.
D.
Fire-Test-Response Compliance:
1.
Fabric: Class 1 according to DOC CS 191 and 16 CFR 1610.61, tested according to California Technical Bulletin 117.
2.
Cushioning: California Technical Bulletin 117.
3.
Full-Scale Fire Test: California Technical Bulletin 133. (If required).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** All Wenger electrical components are supplied as listed and labeled by UL to meet typical local electrical inspection requirements.
 
E.
Electrical Components: Listed and labeled per NFPA 70, Article 100 by a testing agency acceptable to authorities having jurisdiction.
F.
Testing of Seats: All qualifying seats must have been independently tested and passed ANSI/BIFMA X5.4-2012 standards for Office Furnishings - Lounge Seating.
1.
Seating Durability: A load of 125 pounds shall be applied to the seat. The chair shall be tested to 10,000 cycles.
2.
Backrest Durability Horizontal: A load of 75 pounds shall be applied to the backrest. The chair shall be tested to 10,000 cycles.
3.
Backrest Durability Vertical: A load of 200 pounds shall be applied to the backrest. The chair shall be tested to 10,000 cycles.
4.
Arm Durability Vertical: A load of 150 pounds shall be applied to the armrest structure. The chair shall be tested to 10,000 cycles.
5.
Arm Durability Horizontal: A load of 100 pounds shall be applied to the armrest structure. The chair shall be tested to 10,000 cycles.
6.
Drop Test: Release 300 pounds test bag one time from a height of 6 inches above uncompressed seat surface.
7.
Load Test: Seat must hold 600 pounds load for 30 minutes without damage to the seat.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Indicate accessibility requirements on drawings. Delete if not required.
 
G.
Regulatory Requirements: Where components are indicated to comply with accessibility requirements, comply with the U.S. Architectural & Transportation Barriers Compliance Board's "Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) and Architectural Barriers Act (ABA) Accessibility Guidelines for Buildings and Facilities".
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Include a mock-up if the project size or quality warrant taking such a precaution. When deciding on the extent, consider all the major different types of work on the project. Show mock-up locations and required components on the architectural drawings. Delete if not required.
 
H.
Mockups: Build mockups to set standards for fabrication. Show fabric selection, wood and metal finishes selections and aesthetic effect.
1.
Configuration: A typical two-seat unit with aisle and row seat.
2.
Approved mockups will be returned to the manufacturer upon request, and may become part of Project if in as-manufactured condition at time of Substantial Completion.
I.
Field Dimensioning: After approval of submittals but prior to fabrication, confirm dimensions of fixed audience seating space, including features that will affect installation. Confirm location of electrical rough-in.
1.6
PRE-INSTALLATION MEETINGS
A.
Convene at the Project site minimum two weeks prior to starting work of this section.
1.7
DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
A.
Deliver materials in manufacturer's original unopened containers with manufacturer's labels attached.
B.
Handle fixed audience seating during installation to prevent damage. Replace any seating damaged during installation.
C.
Handle and install units to avoid damage.
1.8
PROJECT CONDITIONS
A.
Environmental Limitations: Do not deliver or install lockers until spaces are enclosed and weather tight, wet work in spaces is complete and dry, HVAC system is operating and maintaining ambient temperature at occupancy levels during the remainder of the construction period.
B.
Field Measurements: Verify field measurements as indicated on Shop Drawings. Where measurements are not possible, provide control dimensions and templates.
1.
Coordinate locations of electrical junction boxes.
C.
Ensure that products of this section are supplied to affected trades in time to prevent interruption of construction progress.
D.
Where fixed audience seating is anchored to new concrete, allow for curing of concrete before seating is delivered.
1.9
WARRANTY
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** The "special warranty" is a warranty provided by the manufacturer to the building owner. The warranty terms below are available from Wenger Corp. Verify that other manufacturers listed or seeking approval furnish warranty meeting requirements. Durability is a key aspect of Wenger's product value for Owners. The available warranty reflects Wenger's high confidence in the performance of their products.
 
A.
Special Warranty: Manufacturer's written warranty indicating manufacturer's intent to repair or replace components of audience seating that fail in materials or workmanship.
1.
Failures include, but are not limited to, the following:
a.
Fracturing or breaking of unit components which results from normal wear and tear and normal use other than vandalism.
b.
Delamination or other failures of glue bond of components.
c.
Warping of components not resulting from leaks, flooding, or other uncontrolled moisture or humidity.
2.
Damage from deliberate destruction and vandalism is excluded.
3.
Warranty Period:
a.
Structure (including back bracket, standard, metal base): 10 years.
b.
Operating mechanisms (including seat/back cushion, wood works (wood panels/armrest/ADA end arms), plastic parts (plastic shells, polypropylene armrest), tip-up seat mechanism, writing tablet (including writing tablet mechanism): 5 years.
c.
Accessories (such numbering, aisle light, moveable base, and similar items): 3 years.
1.10
EXTRA MATERIALS/ATTIC STOCK
A.
Furnish the following extra materials from the same manufacturing run as the original products that match products installed. Package with protective coating and identified with product labels.
1.
Full-size units of the following seating components equal to 5 percent of amount installed for each type and finish installed, but no fewer than two units:
a.
Arm standards (both center and end standards).
b.
Wooden/Plastic seat back and cushion Covers
c.
Seat bottom.
d.
Lighting Components devices.
e.
Fabric.
PART 2 PRODUCTS
 
2.1
MANUFACTURERS
A.
Acceptable Manufacturer: Wenger Corporation, JR Clancy and GearBoss, which is located at: ; Owatonna, MN/Syracuse, NY, ; Toll Free Tel: (800) 4WENGER (493-6437); Tel: (507) 455-4100; Fax: (507) 455-4258; Email: request info (info@wengercorp.com); Web: www.wengercorp.com | www.JRClancy.com
 
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B.
Substitutions: Not permitted.
C.
Requests for substitutions will be considered in accordance with provisions of Section 01 60 00 - Product Requirements.
 
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2.2
FIXED SEATING - BOSTON SERIES
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Retain and edit or delete Article based on Project requirements. The following section includes descriptions for both wood and polypropylene material choices.
 
A.
Basis-of-Design: Boston Series Fixed Audience Seating as manufactured by Wenger. Audience seating with steel support, arm rest, and maintenance free self-lifting seats.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
1.
Upholstery: Minimum CAL-TB-117 Flame-retardant Treated
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete color and pattern not required.
 
a.
Color and Pattern: As selected from manufacturer's standard fabrics.
b.
Color and Pattern: Custom color, manufacturer and pattern.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete chair widths not required.
 
2.
Chair Width: 19 inches (483 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
3.
Chair Width: 20 inches (508 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
4.
Chair Width: 21 inches (533 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
5.
Chair Width: 22 inches (559 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
6.
Chair Width: 23 inches (584 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
7.
Chair Width: Width as indicated measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
8.
Seat:
 
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a.
Fully Upholstered Seat Bottom: Fully upholstered outer seat panel includes an inner 1/2 inch (13 mm) plywood seat panel to provide supporting structure.
1)
Seat Rise Mechanism: Maintenance free gravity assist with noise dampening seat stops.
2)
Cushion foam: High resiliency cold-molded polyurethane is a minimum of 2 inches (50 mm) thick.
b.
Wood Seat Bottom: 5-ply 1/2 inch (13 mm) thick veneer plywood with edges that are stained to match the veneered faces.
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
3)
Seat Rise Mechanism: Maintenance free gravity assist with noise dampening seat stops.
c.
Cushion foam: High resiliency polyurethane is a minimum of 2 inches (50 mm) thick.
9.
Back:
 
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a.
Fully Upholstered Seat Back: Fully upholstered outer back panel includes an inner 1/2 inch (13 mm) plywood seat panel to provide supporting structure. Inner wood panel is contoured for additional comfort. Fabric conceals attachment brackets and hardware.
b.
Wood Seat Back: 5-ply 1/2 inch (13 mm) thick veneer plywood with edges that are stained to match the veneered faces.
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
c.
Cushion foam: High resiliency polyurethane is a minimum of 2 inches (50 mm) thick. Back cushion is shaped to provide lumbar support for long-term comfort.
10.
Armrests:
a.
Polypropylene Armrest: High impact polypropylene.
b.
Wood Armrest.
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
B.
Fabrication:
1.
Fabricate floor standards to fit slope of floor so that standards are plumb and maintain chairs at the required relationship to the vertical.
2.
Upholstery: Fabricate upholstered chairs with fabric free of creases and wrinkles. Install warp and woof of fabric and pattern in consistent direction.
C.
ADA/ABA:
1.
ADA Tip-Up Arm: Arm rest tips up for handicap aisle access.
D.
Materials:
1.
Hardwood Lumber: Clear Beech, plain-sawn or sliced.
2.
Beech Veneer Hardwood Plywood: HPVA HP-1, 11-ply, AA-grade, rotary cut. The seat back must be a minimum of 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick plywood. The seat bottom must be a minimum of 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood. Plywood edges are stained to match the veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood.
3.
Medium Density Fiberboard: ANSI A208.2, Grade MD.
4.
Wood Finishes: Manufacturer's standard finish and stain.
5.
High-Pressure Decorative Laminate: NEMA LD-3, Grade VGS.
6.
Plastic: Polypropylene copolymer IF-727. High impact, injection molded polypropylene. Polypropylene outer seat and back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface.
7.
Cushion Foam: Raw material provided by BASF Germany. Flexible, cellular, cold-molded, contoured polyurethane foam, flame-retardant-treated.
E.
Row and Seat Numbers: Plastic with black lettering.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** In the next two paragraphs, delete aisle lighting manufacturer not required.
 
F.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Vista.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
G.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Tivoli.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
H.
Donor Plaques: Plastic with black lettering. Donor plaques are blank for customer engraving 1 inch x 3 inches (25 mm x 76 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
2.3
FIXED SEATING - CHICAGO SERIES
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Retain and edit or delete Article based on Project requirements. The following section includes descriptions for both wood and polypropylene material choices.
 
A.
Basis of Design: Chicago Series Fixed Audience Seating as manufactured by Wenger Corporation. Audience seating with welded tubular steel standard with attractive enclosure, upholstered back and seat with cold-molded foam cushions, seat and back covers, arm rest, and maintenance free self-lifting seats.
1.
Upholstery: Minimum CAL-TB-117 Flame-retardant Treated
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete color and pattern not required.
 
a.
Color and Pattern: As selected from manufacturer's standard fabrics.
b.
Color and Pattern: Custom color, manufacturer and pattern.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete chair widths not required.
 
2.
Chair Width: 19 inches (483 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
3.
Chair Width: 20 inches (508 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
4.
Chair Width: 21 inches (533 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
5.
Chair Width: 22 inches (559 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
6.
Chair Width: 23 inches (584 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
7.
Chair Width: Width as indicated measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
8.
Chair Mounting Standards: Welded 14 gauge tubular steel standard with attractive armrest and directly anchored to floor through 11 gauge steel foot.
9.
Aisle Standards:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete aisle standard not required.
 
a.
Fully Upholstered Aisle Standard: Plywood core over steel structure with fabric upholstered exterior surface. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood or polypropylene.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete upholstery not required.
 
1)
As selected from manufacturer's standard fabrics.
2)
Custom color, manufacturer and pattern.
b.
Wood Veneer Aisle Standard: Plywood exteriors over steel structure with stained veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood stained to match veneer surfaces.
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
10.
Seat:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete seat bottom not required.
 
a.
Fully Upholstered Seat Bottom: Fully upholstered outer seat panel includes an inner 1/2 inch (13 mm) plywood seat panel to provide supporting structure.
1)
Seat Rise Mechanism: Maintenance free gravity assist with noise dampening seat stops.
2)
Cushion foam: High resiliency cold-molded polyurethane is a minimum of 3 inches (76 mm) thick.
b.
Wood Seat Bottom: 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood with edges that are stained to match the veneered faces. Veneered Plywood attached to 16 gauge welded steel frame.
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
3)
Seat Rise Mechanism: Maintenance free gravity assist with noise dampening seat stops.
4)
Cushion foam: High Resiliency cold-molded polyurethane with a minimum of 3 inches (76 mm) thick.
11.
Back:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete seat construction not required.
 
a.
Fully Upholstered Seat Back: Fully upholstered outer back panel includes an inner 1/2 inch (13 mm) plywood seat panel to provide supporting structure. Inner wood panel is contoured for additional comfort. Fabric conceals attachment brackets and hardware.
b.
Wood Seat Back: 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick veneer plywood with edges that are stained to match the veneered faces.
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
c.
Cushion foam: High resiliency polyurethane is a minimum of 3 inches (76 mm) thick. Back cushion is shaped to provide lumbar support for long-term comfort. ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete pitch of back not required.
d.
Pitch: 10 degrees.
e.
Pitch: 14 degrees.
f.
Pitch: 18 degrees.
g.
Pitch: 22 degrees.
h.
Pitch: 26 degrees.
i.
Pitch: custom degrees. Refer to drawings.
12.
Armrests:
a.
Polypropylene Armrest: Black polypropylene armrest with a textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance finish.
b.
Wood Armrest: Solid beech hardwood with rounded corners for a stylish appearance.
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
B.
Fabrication:
1.
Fabricate floor standards to fit slope of floor so that standards are plumb and maintain chairs at the required relationship to the vertical.
2.
Upholstery: Fabricate upholstered chairs with fabric free of creases and wrinkles. Install warp and woof of fabric and pattern in consistent direction.
C.
ADA/ABA:
1.
ADA Swing-out Standard: The ADA swing-out standard allows easy access to the seat when transferring from a seated position while maintaining a uniform appearance in the facility. A simple locking lift mechanism allows for easy operation.
2.
Removable Seating: Individual seats for companion seating are equipped with a steel retractable wheel bracket so they can be easily rolled into place when needed. A simple release pedal will disengage the wheels.
D.
Materials:
1.
Hardwood Lumber: Clear Beech, plain-sawn or sliced.
2.
Beech Veneer Hardwood Plywood: HPVA HP-1, 11-ply, AA-grade, rotary cut. The seat back must be a minimum of 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick plywood. The seat bottom must be a minimum of 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood. Plywood edges are stained to match the veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood.
3.
Medium Density Fiberboard: ANSI A208.2, Grade MD.
4.
Wood Finishes: Manufacturer's standard finish and stain.
5.
High-Pressure Decorative Laminate: NEMA LD-3, Grade VGS.
6.
Plastic: Polypropylene copolymer IF-727. High impact, injection molded polypropylene. Polypropylene outer seat and back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface.
7.
Cushion Foam: Raw material provided by BASF Germany. Flexible, cellular, cold-molded, contoured polyurethane foam, flame-retardant-treated.
E.
Row and Seat Numbers: Plastic with black lettering.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** In the next two paragraphs, delete aisle lighting manufacturer not required.
 
F.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Vista.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
G.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Tivoli.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
H.
Donor Plaques: Plastic with black lettering. Donor plaques are blank for customer engraving 1 inch x 3 inches (25 mm x 76 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
2.4
FIXED SEATING - MADRID SERIES
A.
Basis of Design: Madrid Series Fixed Audience Seating as manufactured by Wenger Corporation.
B.
Fixed Audience Seating: Audience seating with steel-supported wood core standards with matching polyester resin wood grain on all exposed surfaces, upholstered back and seat with foam cushions, hardwood plywood seat back, acoustically-perforated or non-perforated hardwood plywood seat bottom, solid beech hardwood arm rest, and self-lifting seats with acoustically-dampened lift mechanism.
1.
Chair Mounting Standards: Wood grain polyester resin finish on a MDF core panel with formed steel mounting shoe, floor-attached.
2.
Upholstery: Flame-retardant Treated
 
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a.
Color and Pattern: As selected from manufacturer's standard colors.
b.
Color and Pattern: Custom color and pattern.
3.
Seat:
a.
Plywood Bottom: 0.50 inch (13 mm) thick minimum 5-ply hardwood veneer plywood, acoustically-perforated or non-perforated.
b.
Cushion Foam: High resiliency polyurethane is a minimum of 2.5 inches (63.5 mm) thick.
 
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c.
Chair Width: 19 inches (483 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
d.
Chair Width: 20 inches (508 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
e.
Chair Width: 21 inches (533 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
f.
Chair Width: 22 inches (559 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
g.
Chair Width: 23 inches (584 mm) measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
h.
Chair Width: As indicated measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete color and pattern not required.
 
i.
Color and Pattern: As selected from manufacturer's standard colors.
j.
Color and Pattern: Custom color and pattern.
4.
Back:
a.
Plywood Back: 0.75 inch (19 mm) thick 11-ply hardwood veneer plywood. Plywood less than 0.75 inch (19 mm) thick will not be acceptable.
b.
Cushion Foam: High resiliency polyurethane is a minimum of 1.5 inches (38 mm) thick. Back cushion is shaped to provide a 2.5 inches (63.5 mm) minimum thickness lumbar support for long-term comfort.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete pitch of back not required.
 
c.
Pitch: 10 degrees.
d.
Pitch: 14 degrees.
e.
Pitch: 18 degrees.
f.
Pitch: 22 degrees.
g.
Pitch: 26 degrees.
h.
Pitch: custom degrees. Refer to drawings.
5.
Armrest on all standards: Solid beech hardwood with rounded corners for a stylish appearance.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete wood stain color not required.
 
6.
Wood Stain Color: As selected from manufacturer's standard colors.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
7.
Wood Stain Color: ____.
8.
Seat Lift Device: Self-lifting torsion spring and damper mechanism. A gravity self-lifting mechanism or a self-lifting system without a damper mechanism will not be acceptable.
9.
Aisle lighting.
C.
Acoustically Enhanced Fixed Audience Seating Acoustic Properties Comply with manufacturerÂ’s published documentation.
D.
Fabrication:
1.
Fabricate floor standards to fit slope of floor so that standards are plumb and maintain chairs at the required relationship to the vertical.
2.
Upholstery: Fabricate upholstered chairs with fabric free of creases and wrinkles. Install warp and woof of fabric and pattern in consistent direction.
E.
Finishes:
1.
Baked Enamel Powder-Coat Finish: Immediately after cleaning and pretreating, electrostatically apply manufacturer's standard, baked-polymer, thermosetting powder finish.
F.
Materials:
1.
Hardwood Lumber: Clear Beech, plain-sawn or sliced.
2.
Beech Veneer Hardwood Plywood: HPVA HP-1, 11-ply, AA-grade, rotary cut. The seat back must be a minimum of 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick plywood. The seat bottom must be a minimum of 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood. Plywood edges are stained to match the veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood.
3.
Medium Density Fiberboard: ANSI A208.2, Grade MD.
4.
Wood Finishes: Manufacturer's standard finish and stain.
5.
High-Pressure Decorative Laminate: NEMA LD-3, Grade VGS.
6.
Plastic: Polypropylene copolymer IF-727. High impact, injection molded polypropylene. Polypropylene outer seat and back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface.
7.
Cushion Foam: Raw material provided by BASF Germany. Flexible, cellular, cold-molded, contoured polyurethane foam, flame-retardant-treated.
G.
Row and Seat Numbers: Plastic with black lettering.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** In the next two paragraphs, delete aisle lighting manufacturer not required.
 
H.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Vista.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
I.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Tivoli.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
J.
Donor Plaques: Plastic with black lettering. Donor plaques are blank for customer engraving 1 inch x 3 inches (25 mm x 76 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
2.5
FIXED SEATING - MILAN SERIES
A.
Basis of Design: Milan Series Fixed Audience Seating as manufactured by Wenger Corporation.
B.
Fixed Audience Seating: Audience seating with cast aluminum standards with decorative plastic laminate wood grain insert, upholstered back and seat with foam cushions, hardwood plywood seat back, acoustically-perforated or non-perforated hardwood plywood seat bottom, solid beech hardwood arm rest, and self-lifting seats with acoustically-dampened lift mechanism.
1.
Mounting Standards: Die cast aluminum alloy with decorative laminate wood grain insert.
 
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a.
Finish: Black colored powder coating.
b.
Finish: Decorative Laminate Color: As selected from manufacturer's standard colors.
c.
Finish: Decorative Laminate Color: Custom color and pattern.
2.
Upholstery: Flame-retardant Treated
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete color and pattern not required.
 
a.
Color and Pattern: As selected from manufacturer's standard colors.
b.
Color and Pattern: Custom color and pattern.
3.
Seat:
a.
Plywood Bottom: .50 inch (13 mm) thick minimum 5-ply hardwood veneer plywood, acoustically-perforated or non-perforated.
b.
Cushion Foam: High resiliency polyurethane a minimum of 2.5 inches (63.5 mm) thick.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete chair widths not required.
 
4.
Chair Width: 19 inches (483 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
5.
Chair Width: 20 inches (508 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
6.
Chair Width: 21 inches (533 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
7.
Chair Width: 22 inches (559 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
8.
Chair Width: 23 inches (584 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
9.
Chair Width: Width as indicated as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
10.
Back:
a.
Plywood Back: 0.75 inch (19 mm) thick 11-ply hardwood veneer plywood. Plywood less than 0.75 inch (19 mm) thick will not be acceptable.
b.
Cushion Foam: High resiliency polyurethane is a minimum of 1.5 inches (38 mm) thick. Back cushion is shaped to provide a 2.5 inches (64 mm) minimum thickness lumbar support for long-term comfort.** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete pitch not required.
c.
Pitch: 10 degrees.
d.
Pitch: 14 degrees.
e.
Pitch: 18 degrees.
f.
Pitch: 22 degrees.
g.
Pitch: 26 degrees.
h.
Pitch: Custom angle. Refer to drawings.
11.
Chair Mounting Standards: Welded 14 gauge tubular steel standard with attractive armrest and directly anchored to floor through 11 gauge steel foot
12.
Armrest on Standards: Solid beech hardwood with rounded corners for a stylish appearance.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete wood stain color provision not required.
 
a.
Wood Stain Color: As selected from manufacturer's standard colors.
b.
Wood Stain Color: Custom color.
13.
Seat Lift Device: Self-lifting torsion spring and damper mechanism. A gravity self- lifting mechanism or a self-lifting system without a damper mechanism will not be acceptable.
14.
Aisle lighting.
C.
Acoustically Enhanced Fixed Audience Seating Acoustic Properties Comply with manufacturerÂ’s published documentation.
D.
Fabrication:
1.
Fabricate floor standards to fit slope of floor so that standards are plumb and maintain chairs at the required relationship to the vertical.
2.
Upholstery: Fabricate upholstered chairs with fabric free of creases and wrinkles. Install warp and woof of fabric and pattern in consistent direction.
E.
Finishes:
1.
Baked Enamel Powder-Coat Finish: Immediately after cleaning and pretreating, electrostatically apply manufacturer's standard, baked-polymer, thermosetting powder finish.
F.
Materials:
1.
Hardwood Lumber: Clear Beech, plain-sawn or sliced.
2.
Beech Veneer Hardwood Plywood: HPVA HP-1, 11-ply, AA-grade, rotary cut. The seat back must be a minimum of 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick plywood. The seat bottom must be a minimum of 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood. Plywood edges are stained to match the veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood.
3.
Medium Density Fiberboard: ANSI A208.2, Grade MD.
4.
Wood Finishes: Manufacturer's standard finish and stain.
5.
High-Pressure Decorative Laminate: NEMA LD-3, Grade VGS.
6.
Plastic: Polypropylene copolymer IF-727. High impact, injection molded polypropylene. Polypropylene outer seat and back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface.
7.
Cushion Foam: Raw material provided by BASF Germany. Flexible, cellular, cold-molded, contoured polyurethane foam, flame-retardant-treated.
G.
Row and Seat Numbers: Plastic with black lettering.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** In the next two paragraphs, delete aisle lighting manufacturer not required.
 
H.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Vista.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
I.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Tivoli.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
J.
Donor Plaques: Plastic with black lettering. Donor plaques are blank for customer engraving 1 inch x 3 inches (25 mm x 76 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
2.6
FIXED SEATING - NAPLES SERIES
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Retain and edit or delete Article based on Project requirements. The following section includes descriptions for both wood and polypropylene material choices.
 
A.
Basis of Design: Naples Series Fixed Audience Seating as manufactured by Wenger Corporation.
B.
Fixed Audience Seating: Audience seating with welded tubular steel standard with attractive enclosure, upholstered back and seat with cold-molded foam cushions, seat and back covers, arm rest, and maintenance free self-lifting seats.
1.
Upholstery: Minimum CAL-TB-117 Flame-retardant Treated
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete color and pattern not required.
 
a.
Color and Pattern: As selected from manufacturer's standard colors.
b.
Color and Pattern: Custom color and pattern.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER **Delete chair widths not required.
 
2.
Chair Width: 19 inches (483 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
3.
Chair Width: 20 inches (508 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
4.
Chair Width: 21 inches (533 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
5.
Chair Width: 22 inches (559 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
6.
Chair Width: 23 inches (584 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
7.
Chair Width: Width as indicated as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
8.
Chair Mounting Standards: Welded 14 gauge tubular steel standard with attractive armrest and directly anchored to floor through 11 gauge steel foot.
9.
Aisle Standards:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete aisle standard not required.
 
a.
Fully Upholstered Aisle Standard: Plywood core over steel structure with fabric upholstered exterior surface. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood or polypropylene.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete fabric not required.
 
1)
As selected from manufacturer's standard fabrics.
2)
Custom color, manufacturer and pattern.
b.
Wood Veneer Aisle Standard: Plywood exteriors over steel structure with stained veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood stained to match veneer surfaces.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete stain color provision not required.
 
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from manufacturer's standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
10.
Seat:
 
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a.
Seat Bottom - Fully Upholstered: Fully upholstered outer seat panel includes an inner 1/2 inch (13 mm) plywood seat panel to provide supporting structure.
1)
Seat Rise Mechanism: Maintenance free gravity assist with noise dampening seat stops.
2)
Cushion foam: High resiliency cold-molded polyurethane is a minimum of 3 inches (76 mm) thick.
b.
Seat Bottom - Wood: 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood with edges that are stained to match the veneered faces. Veneered Plywood attached to 16 gauge welded steel frame.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete stain not required.
 
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
3)
Seat Rise Mechanism: Maintenance free gravity assist with noise dampening seat stops.
c.
Cushion Foam: High Resiliency cold-molded polyurethane with a minimum of 3 inches (76 mm) thick.
11.
Back:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete seat back not required.
 
a.
Fully Upholstered Seat Back: Fully upholstered outer back panel includes an inner 1/2 inch (13 mm) plywood seat panel to provide supporting structure. Inner wood panel is contoured for additional comfort. Fabric conceals attachment brackets and hardware.
b.
Wood Seat Back: 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick veneer plywood with edges that are stained to match the veneered faces.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete stain not required.
 
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
c.
Cushion foam: High resiliency polyurethane is a minimum of 3 inches (76 mm) thick. Back cushion is shaped to provide lumbar support for long-term comfort.
d.
Pitch: 10 degrees.
e.
Pitch: 14 degrees.
f.
Pitch: 18 degrees.
g.
Pitch: 22 degrees.
h.
Pitch: 26 degrees.
i.
Pitch: Custom angle. Refer to drawings
12.
Armrests:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete arm rest not required.
 
a.
Polypropylene Armrest: Black polypropylene armrest with a textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance finish.
b.
Wood Armrest: Solid beech hardwood with rounded corners for a stylish appearance.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete stain not required.
 
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
C.
Fabrication:
1.
Fabricate floor standards to fit slope of floor so that standards are plumb and maintain chairs at the required relationship to the vertical.
2.
Upholstery: Fabricate upholstered chairs with fabric free of creases and wrinkles. Install warp and woof of fabric and pattern in consistent direction.
D.
ADA/ABA:
1.
ADA Swing-out Standard: The ADA swing-out standard allows easy access to the seat when transferring from a seated position while maintaining a uniform appearance in the facility. A simple locking lift mechanism allows for easy operation.
2.
Removable Seating: Individual seats for companion seating are equipped with a steel retractable wheel bracket so they can be easily rolled into place when needed. A simple release pedal will disengage the wheels.
E.
Materials:
1.
Hardwood Lumber: Clear Beech, plain-sawn or sliced.
2.
Beech Veneer Hardwood Plywood: HPVA HP-1, 11-ply, AA-grade, rotary cut. The seat back must be a minimum of 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick plywood. The seat bottom must be a minimum of 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood. Plywood edges are stained to match the veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood.
3.
Medium Density Fiberboard: ANSI A208.2, Grade MD.
4.
Wood Finishes: Manufacturer's standard finish and stain.
5.
High-Pressure Decorative Laminate: NEMA LD-3, Grade VGS.
6.
Plastic: Polypropylene copolymer IF-727. High impact, injection molded polypropylene. Polypropylene outer seat and back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface.
7.
Cushion Foam: Raw material provided by BASF Germany. Flexible, cellular, cold-molded, contoured polyurethane foam, flame-retardant-treated.
F.
Row and Seat Numbers: Plastic with black lettering.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** In the next two paragraphs, delete aisle lighting manufacturer not required.
 
G.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Vista.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
H.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Tivoli.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
I.
Donor Plaques: Plastic with black lettering. Donor plaques are blank for customer engraving 1 inch x 3 inches (25 mm x 76 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
2.7
FIXED SEATING - NEW YORK SERIES
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Retain and edit or delete Article based on Project requirements. The following section includes descriptions for both wood and polypropylene material choices.
 
A.
Basis of Design: New York Series Fixed Audience Seating as manufactured by Wenger Corporation.
B.
Fixed Audience Seating: Audience seating with welded tubular steel standard with attractive enclosure, upholstered back and seat with cold-molded foam cushions, seat and back covers, arm rest, and maintenance free self-lifting seats.
1.
Upholstery: Minimum CAL-TB-117 Flame-retardant Treated
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete color and pattern not required.
 
a.
Color and Pattern: As selected from manufacturer's standard fabrics.
b.
Color and Pattern: Custom color, manufacturer and pattern.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete chair widths not required.
 
2.
Chair Width: 19 inches (483 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
3.
Chair Width: 20 inches (508 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
4.
Chair Width: 21 inches (533 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
5.
Chair Width: 22 inches (559 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
6.
Chair Width: 23 inches (584 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
7.
Chair Width: Width as indicated as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
8.
Chair Mounting Standards: Welded 14 gauge tubular steel standard with attractive armrest and directly anchored to floor through 11 gauge steel foot.
9.
Aisle Standards:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete aisle standard not required.
 
a.
Fully Upholstered Aisle Standard: Plywood core over steel structure with fabric upholstered exterior surface. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood or polypropylene.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete fabric not required.
 
1)
As selected from manufacturer's standard fabrics.
2)
Custom color, manufacturer and pattern.
b.
Wood Veneer Aisle Standard: Plywood exteriors over steel structure with stained veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood stained to match veneer surfaces.
1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
10.
Seat:
a.
Polypropylene Seat Bottom: Black polypropylene outer seat panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface attached to a 9/16 inch (14 mm) plywood core.
b.
Seat Rise Mechanism: Maintenance free gravity assist with noise dampening seat stops.
c.
Cushion foam: High resiliency cold-molded polyurethane is a minimum of 2 inches (51 mm) thick.
11.
Back:
a.
Polypropylene Seat Back: Black polypropylene outer back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface attached to a 9/16 inch (14 mm) plywood core.
b.
Cushion foam: High resiliency polyurethane with a contoured range of 2 inches to 3 inches (51 mm to 76 mm) thick. Back cushion is shaped to provide lumbar support for long-term comfort. ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete pitch not required.
c.
Pitch: 10 degrees.
d.
Pitch: 14 degrees.
e.
Pitch: 18 degrees.
f.
Pitch: 22 degrees.
g.
Pitch: 26 degrees.
h.
Pitch: Custom angle. Refer to drawings.
12.
Armrests:
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete armrest not required.
 
a.
Polypropylene Armrest: Black polypropylene armrest with a textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance finish.
b.
Wood Armrest: Solid beech hardwood with rounded corners for a stylish appearance.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish not required.
 
1)
Standard Hardwood. Finish to be selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Insert stain color.
 
2)
Custom Color: ____.
C.
Fabrication:
1.
Fabricate floor standards to fit slope of floor so that standards are plumb and maintain chairs at the required relationship to the vertical.
2.
Upholstery: Fabricate upholstered chairs with fabric free of creases and wrinkles. Install warp and woof of fabric and pattern in consistent direction.
D.
ADA/ABA:
1.
ADA Swing-out Standard: The ADA swing-out standard allows easy access to the seat when transferring from a seated position while maintaining a uniform appearance in the facility. A simple locking lift mechanism allows for easy operation.
2.
Removable Seating: Individual seats for companion seating are equipped with a steel retractable wheel bracket so they can be easily rolled into place when needed. A simple release pedal will disengage the wheels.
E.
Materials:
1.
Hardwood Lumber: Clear Beech, plain-sawn or sliced.
2.
Beech Veneer Hardwood Plywood: HPVA HP-1, 11-ply, AA-grade, rotary cut. The seat back must be a minimum of 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick plywood. The seat bottom must be a minimum of 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood. Plywood edges are stained to match the veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood.
3.
Medium Density Fiberboard: ANSI A208.2, Grade MD.
4.
Wood Finishes: Manufacturer's standard finish and stain.
5.
High-Pressure Decorative Laminate: NEMA LD-3, Grade VGS.
6.
Plastic: Polypropylene copolymer IF-727. High impact, injection molded polypropylene. Polypropylene outer seat and back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface.
7.
Cushion Foam: Raw material provided by BASF Germany. Flexible, cellular, cold-molded, contoured polyurethane foam, flame-retardant-treated.
F.
Row and Seat Numbers: Plastic with black lettering.
 
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1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
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4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
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G.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Vista.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
H.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Tivoli.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
 
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I.
Donor Plaques: Plastic with black lettering. Donor plaques are blank for customer engraving 1 inch x 3 inches (25 mm x 76 mm).
 
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1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
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4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
2.8
FIXED SEATING - SYDNEY SERIES
 
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A.
Basis of Design: Sydney Series Fixed Audience Seating as manufactured by Wenger Corporation.
B.
Fixed Audience Seating: Audience seating with welded tubular steel standard with attractive enclosure, upholstered back and seat with cold-molded foam cushions, seat and back covers, arm rest, and maintenance free self-lifting seats.
1.
Upholstery: Minimum CAL-TB-117 Flame-retardant Treated
 
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a.
Color and Pattern: As selected from manufacturer's standard fabrics.
b.
Color and Pattern: Custom color, manufacturer and pattern.
 
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2.
Chair Width: 19 inch (483 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
3.
Chair Width: 20 inch (508 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
4.
Chair Width: 21 inch (533 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
5.
Chair Width: 22 inch (559 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
6.
Chair Width: 23 inch (584 mm) as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
7.
Chair Width: Width as indicated as measured from center of armrest to center of opposite armrest.
8.
Chair Mounting Standards: Welded 14 gauge tubular steel standard with attractive armrest and directly anchored to floor through 11 gauge steel foot.
9.
Aisle Standards:
 
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a.
Fully Upholstered Aisle Standard: Plywood core over steel structure with fabric upholstered exterior surface. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood or polypropylene.
 
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1)
As selected from manufacturer's standard fabrics.
2)
Custom color, manufacturer and pattern.
b.
Wood Veneer Aisle Standard: Plywood exteriors over steel structure with stained veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood stained to match veneer surfaces.
 
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1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
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2)
Custom Color: ____.
10.
Seat:
 
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a.
Polypropylene Seat Bottom: Black polypropylene outer seat panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface attached to a 9/16 inch (14 mm) plywood core.
1)
Seat Rise Mechanism: Maintenance free gravity assist with noise dampening seat stops.
2)
Cushion foam: High resiliency cold-molded polyurethane is a minimum of 4 inches (102 mm) thick.
b.
Wood Seat Bottom: 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood with edges that are stained to match the veneered faces. Veneered Plywood attached to 16 gauge welded steel frame.
1)
Seat Rise Mechanism: Quiet rise 3/4 fold seat with adjustable torsion spring and dampener.
 
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2)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
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3)
Custom Color ____.
4)
Cushion foam: High Resiliency cold-molded polyurethane with a minimum of 3 inches (76 mm) and encapsulating a welded steel frame with a serpentine spring support.
11.
Back:
 
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a.
Polypropylene Seat Back: Black polypropylene outer back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface attached to a 9/16 inch (14.3 mm) plywood core.
b.
Wood Seat Back: 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick veneer plywood with edges that are stained to match the veneered faces.
 
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1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
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2)
Custom Color: ____.
c.
Cushion foam: High resiliency polyurethane is a minimum of 3" thick. Back cushion is shaped to provide lumbar support for long-term comfort.
 
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d.
Pitch: 10 degrees.
e.
Pitch: 14 degrees.
f.
Pitch: 18 degrees.
g.
Pitch: 22 degrees.
h.
Pitch: 26 degrees.
i.
Pitch: Custom angle. Refer to drawings.
12.
Armrests:
 
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a.
Polypropylene Armrest: Black polypropylene armrest with a textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance finish.
b.
Wood Armrest: Solid beech hardwood with rounded corners for a stylish appearance.
 
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1)
Standard veneer. Finish selected from mfg. standard stain.
 
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2)
Custom Color: ____.
C.
Fabrication:
1.
Fabricate floor standards to fit slope of floor so that standards are plumb and maintain chairs at the required relationship to the vertical.
2.
Upholstery: Fabricate upholstered chairs with fabric free of creases and wrinkles. Install warp and woof of fabric and pattern in consistent direction.
D.
ADA/ABA:
1.
ADA Swing-out Standard: The ADA swing-out standard allows easy access to the seat when transferring from a seated position while maintaining a uniform appearance in the facility. A simple locking lift mechanism allows for easy operation.
2.
Removable Seating: Individual seats for companion seating are equipped with a steel retractable wheel bracket so they can be easily rolled into place when needed. A simple release pedal will disengage the wheels.
E.
Materials:
1.
Hardwood Lumber: Clear Beech, plain-sawn or sliced.
2.
Beech Veneer Hardwood Plywood: HPVA HP-1, 11-ply, AA-grade, rotary cut. The seat back must be a minimum of 13-ply 11/16 inch (17.5 mm) thick plywood. The seat bottom must be a minimum of 7-ply 7/16 inch (11 mm) thick veneer plywood. Plywood edges are stained to match the veneered faces. The arm caps on the standards shall be solid beech wood.
3.
Medium Density Fiberboard: ANSI A208.2, Grade MD.
4.
Wood Finishes: Manufacturer's standard finish and stain.
5.
High-Pressure Decorative Laminate: NEMA LD-3, Grade VGS.
6.
Plastic: Polypropylene copolymer IF-727. High impact, injection molded polypropylene. Polypropylene outer seat and back panel includes a flange around the sides to provide fabric protection. Textured finish for an attractive and low maintenance surface.
7.
Cushion Foam: Raw material provided by BASF Germany. Flexible, cellular, cold-molded, contoured polyurethane foam, flame-retardant-treated.
F.
Row and Seat Numbers: Plastic with black lettering.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** In the next two paragraphs, delete aisle lighting manufacturer not required.
 
G.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Vista.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
H.
Aisle Lighting: As manufactured by Tivoli.
1.
Transformers as required.
2.
Aisle lights shall be low voltage system and concealed under aisle standard.
3.
Aisle lights shall meet code requirements of 0.2 foot candles to light the aisle and row numbers.
4.
The standard shall be provided with a flex steel conduit whip affixed to end standard and extends a minimum of 18 inches beyond the standard.
5.
Aisle lighting shall be inaudible.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
I.
Donor Plaques: Plastic with black lettering. Donor plaques are blank for customer engraving 1 inch x 3 inches (25 mm x 76 mm).
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finishes not required.
 
1.
Plastic Finish: Brass.
2.
Plastic Finish: Copper.
3.
Plastic Finish: Aluminum.
 
** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete attachment method not required.
 
4.
Attachment: 3M adhesive.
5.
Attachment: Visible fasteners or brads.
PART 3 EXECUTION
 
3.1
EXAMINATION
A.
Examine substrates with Installer to verify conditions meet requirements for seating installation.
B.
Proceed with installation only after unsatisfactory conditions have been corrected.
3.2
INSTALLATION
A.
General: Install seating units level, plumb, true; and with pitch of seating as indicated on the shop drawings.
B.
Install seating units with mounting standards aligned from the last to first row as indicated.
 
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1.
Vary seat widths to optimize spectator sight lines.
2.
Vary seat spacing to optimize spectator sight lines.
3.
Vary seat both width and spacing to optimize spectator sight lines.
C.
Install rows with smooth curvature.
D.
Adjust seating so that operating hardware works smoothly and quietly.
E.
Install wiring ready for final connections. Align wiring connections with rough-in installation.
3.3
ADJUSTING AND CLEANING
A.
Adjust hardware and automatic lifters when needed.
B.
Clean and vacuum seating standards and fabrics.
C.
Touch up marred surfaces. Replace seating units that are not acceptable to Architect.
END OF SECTION