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TufTile Inc. Detectable Warning Products
 
         
SECTION 32 17 26
 
         
DETECTABLE WARNING PRODUCTS
 
         
 
         
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          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** TufTile Inc.; ADA detectable warning products.
This section is based on the products of TufTile Inc., which is located at:
1200 Flex Ct.
Lake Zurich, IL 60047
Toll Free Tel: 888-960-8897
Fax: 847-550-8004
Email: request info
Web: http://www.tuftile.com
[ Click Here ] for additional information.
TufTile is a U.S. manufacturer of ADA / PROWAG compliant detectable warnings (truncated domes, tactile warnings, ADA tiles). Our products have been approved by many DOT's throughout the country and we supply products internationally. We offer detectable warnings in polymer/composite, cast iron, and galvanized steel materials all in linear and radius configurations.. TufTile is a vertically integrated manufacturer with all products shipping from our centrally located Chicago-Area headquarters.
 
          PART 1GENERAL
 
          1.1SECTION INCLUDES
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete items below not required for project.
 
          A.Detectable Warnings of the Following Types:
          1.Galvanized steel: powder coat color and unfinished, wet-set and surface-applied.
          2.Polymer: Wet-set and surface-applied.
          3.Cast Iron: Powder coat color and unfinished, wet-set and surface-applied.
          4.All above materials available in linear and radius configurations.
 
          1.2RELATED SECTIONS
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete any sections below not relevant to this project; add others as required.
 
          A.Section 01 56 13 - Temporary Air Barriers2 (01 56 29) - Temporary Protective Walkways..
 
          B.Section 32 05 23 - Cement and Concrete for Exterior Improvements (32 12 16) - Asphalt Paving.
 
          C.Section 32 16 13.33 - Asphalt Curbs (32 16 00) - Curbs, Gutters, Sidewalks, and Driveways.
 
          D.Section - (32 16 13) - Curbs and Gutters.
 
          E.Section - (32 16 13.13) - Cast-In-Place Concrete Curbs and Gutters.
 
          F.Section - (32 16 13.16) - Steel Faced Curbs.
 
          G.Section - (32 16 13.23) - Precast Concrete Curbs and Gutters.
 
          H.Section 32 10 00 - Bases, Ballasts, and Paving (32 16 23) - Sidewalks.
 
          I.Section - (32 17 23.33) - Plastic Pavement Markings.
 
          J.Section - (32 17 26) - Tactile Warning Surfacing.
 
          K.Section 03 30 00 - Cast-in-Place Concrete (03 30 00) - Cast-in-Place Concrete.
 
          L.Section - (03 41 23) - Precast Concrete Stairs.
 
          M.Section - (03 48 19) - Precast Concrete Stair Treads.
 
          N.Section 07 18 13 - Pedestrian Traffic Coatings (07 18 13) - Pedestrian Traffic Coatings.
 
          O.Section 11 14 19 - Portable Posts and Railings (11 14 16) - Pedestrian Control Devices.
 
          1.3REFERENCES
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete references from the list below that are not actually required by the text of the edited section.
 
          A.ASTM International (ASTM):
          1.Each product has been tested by third party laboratories to ASTM standards. Results vary by material type. Please see product specification submittal or contact TufTile for more information.
 
          B.State of California (CA):
          1.CA Title 24 - Building Efficiency Standards.
 
          C.United States Access Board:
          1.ADAAG - ADA Accessibility Guidelines.
          2.PROWAG - Public Rights-of-Way Guidelines.
 
          D.Underwriters Laboratories (UL):
          1.UL 723 - Standard for Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials.
 
          1.4SUBMITTALS
 
          A.Submit under provisions of Section 01 30 00 - Administrative Requirements.
 
          B.Product Data:
          1.Manufacturer's data sheets on each product to be used.
          2.Preparation instructions and recommendations.
          3.Storage and handling requirements and recommendations.
          4.Typical installation methods.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not applicable to product type.
 
          C.Verification Samples: Two representative units of each type, size, pattern and color.
 
          D.Shop Drawings: Include details of materials, construction and finish. Include relationship with adjacent construction.
 
          1.5QUALITY ASSURANCE
 
          A.Manufacturer Qualifications: Company specializing in manufacturing products specified in this section with a minimum five years documented experience.
 
          B.Source Limitations: Provide each type of product from a single manufacturing source to ensure uniformity.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Include mock-up if the project size or quality warrant the expense. The following is one example of how a mock-up on might be specified. When deciding on the extent of the mock-up, consider all the major different types of work on the project.
 
          C.Mock-Up: Construct a mock-up with actual materials in sufficient time for Architect's review and to not delay construction progress. Locate mock-up as acceptable to Architect and provide temporary foundations and support.
          1.Intent of mock-up is to demonstrate quality of workmanship and visual appearance.
          2.If mock-up is not acceptable, rebuild mock-up until satisfactory results are achieved.
          3.Retain mock-up during construction as a standard for comparison with completed work.
          4.Do not alter or remove mock-up until work is completed or removal is authorized.
 
          1.6PRE-INSTALLATION CONFERENCE
 
          A.Convene a conference approximately two weeks before scheduled commencement of the Work. Attendees shall include Architect, Contractor and trades involved. Agenda shall include schedule, responsibilities, critical path items and approvals.
 
          1.7DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
 
          A.Store and handle in strict compliance with manufacturer's written instructions and recommendations.
 
          B.Protect from damage due to weather, excessive temperature, and construction operations.
 
          1.8PROJECT CONDITIONS
 
          A.Maintain environmental conditions (temperature, humidity, and ventilation) within limits recommended by manufacturer for optimum results. Do not install products under environmental conditions outside manufacturer's recommended limits.
 
          1.9WARRANTY
 
          A.Manufacturer's Warranty: Provide manufacturer's standard limited warranty.
          1.Polymer / Composite and Cast Iron: 5 years.
          2.Galvanized Steel: 10 years.
 
          PART 2PRODUCTS
 
          2.1MANUFACTURERS
 
          A.Acceptable Manufacturer: TufTile Inc., which is located at: 1200 Flex Ct.; Lake Zurich, IL 60047; Toll Free Tel: 888-960-8897; Fax: 847-550-8004; Email: request info; Web: http://www.tuftile.com
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete one of the following two paragraphs; coordinate with requirements of Division 1 section on product options and substitutions.
 
          B.Substitutions: Not permitted.
 
          C.Requests for substitutions will be considered in accordance with provisions of Section 01 60 00 - Product Requirements.
 
          2.2PERFORMANCE REQUIREMENTS
 
          A.Standards Compliance:
          1.Compliant with ADAAG, PROWAG, and CA Title 24.
 
          B.Made in the USA. Buy America and Buy American compliant.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Galvanized steel tiles are 40 to 60 percent lighter than cast iron tiles and will not rust. Full ramp width sizes up to 5 ft (1524 mm) are seamless. Delete if not required.
 
          2.3GALVANIZED STEEL, WET-SET TACTILE WARNING SURFACES
 
          A.Basis of Design: TufTile WS, Galvanized Steel Wet-Set; as manufactured by TufTile.
          1.Performance Requirements:
          a.Abrasion Resistance (ASTM C501): 0.005.
          b.Slip Resistance (ASTM C1028): Dry 0.90, Wet 0.81.
          c.Tensile Strength (ASTM A370): 49,770 psi (343,150 kPa).
          d.Compressive Properties (ASTM D695): 55,170 psi (380,380 kPa).
          e.Impact Resistance (ASTM D5420): No cracking, no delamination.
          f.Surface Burning Characteristics (ASTM E84 and UL 723):
          1)Calculated Flame Spread: 0.00.
          2)Flame Spread Index: 0.
          3)Calculated Smoke Developed: 5.8.
          4)Smoke Developed Index: 5.
          2.Material: G90 Galvanized steel.
          3.Thickness: 10 gauge, 0.14 inch (3.6 mm).
          4.Surface: Textured surface for ADA compliant slip resistance.
          5.Anchors: Self-threading, corrosion-resistant, pre-installed composite anchors.
          6.Fasteners: Tamper-resistant stainless steel.
          7.Truncated Domes: ADA compliant.
          a.Height: 0.200 inches (5.08 mm).
          b.Base Radius: 0.910 inches (23.1 mm).
          c.Top Radius: 0.470 inches (11.9 mm).
          d.Spacing: 2.35 inches (59.7 mm) on center, each direction.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete configuration options not required.
          8.Installed Configuration: Straight.
          9.Installed Configuration: Radius.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Other radial sizes are available. See manufacturer's website for more information; www.tuftile.com/index.php/resources/radius-calculator
          a.Radius: 15 feet (4572 mm).
          b.Radius: 20 feet (6096 mm).
          c.Radius: 25 feet (7620 mm).
          d.Radius: 30 feet (9144 mm).
          e.Radius (ft/mm): _______.
          f.Radius: As indicated on Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete size options not required.
          10.Size: 2 x 1 feet (610 x 305 mm).
          11.Size: 2 x 2 feet (610 x 610 mm).
          12.Size: 2 x 3 feet (610 x 914 mm).
          13.Size: 2 x 4 feet (610 x 1219 mm).
          14.Size: 2 x 5 feet (610 x 1524 mm).
          15.Size: 15R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 5.26 inches (134 mm).
          16.Size: 20R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 4.17 inches (106 mm).
          17.Size: 25R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 3.56 inches (90.4 mm).
          18.Size: 30R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 3.16 inches (80.3 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish and color options not required.
          19.Finish: GV. Galvanized steel; no powder coat.
          20.Finish: UV resistant, powder coat.
          a.Color: BRD, Brick Red, FED 22144.
          b.Color: YEL, Yellow, FED 33538.
          c.Color: GRY, Dark Gray, FED 36118.
          d.Color: CRD, Colonial Red, FED 20109.
          e.Color: BLK, Black, FED 17038.
          f.Color: SRD, Safety Red, FED 31350.
          g.Color: PAT, Patina.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete if not required.
 
          2.4GALVANIZED STEEL, SURFACE-APPLIED TACTILE WARNING SURFACES
 
          A.Basis of Design: TufTile SA, Galvanized Steel Surface-Applied; as manufactured by TufTile.
          1.Performance Requirements:
          a.Abrasion Resistance (ASTM C501): 0.005.
          b.Slip Resistance (ASTM C1028): Dry 0.90, Wet 0.81.
          c.Tensile Strength (ASTM A370): 49,770 psi (343,150 kPa).
          d.Compressive Properties (ASTM D695): 55,170 psi (380,380 kPa).
          e.Impact Resistance (ASTM D5420): No cracking, no delamination.
          f.Surface Burning Characteristics (ASTM E84 and UL 723):
          1)Calculated Flame Spread: 0.00.
          2)Flame Spread Index: 0.
          3)Calculated Smoke Developed: 5.8.
          4)Smoke Developed Index: 5.
          2.Material: G90 Galvanized steel.
          3.Thickness: 16 gauge, 0.06 inch (1.5 mm).
          4.Surface: Textured surface for ADA compliant slip resistance.
          5.Fasteners: Tamper-resistant, stainless steel, drive pin fasteners.
          6.Truncated Domes: ADA compliant.
          a.Height: 0.200 inches (5.08 mm).
          b.Base Radius: 0.910 inches (23.1 mm).
          c.Top Radius: 0.470 inches (11.9 mm).
          d.Spacing: 2.35 inches (59.7 mm) on center, each direction.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete configuration options not required.
          7.Installed Configuration: Straight.
          8.Installed Configuration: Radius.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Other radial sizes are available. See manufacturer's website for more information; www.tuftile.com/index.php/resources/radius-calculator
          a.Radius: 15 feet (4572 mm).
          b.Radius: 20 feet (6096 mm).
          c.Radius: 25 feet (7620 mm).
          d.Radius: 30 feet (9144 mm).
          e.Radius (ft/mm): ________
          f.Radius: As indicated on Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete size options not required.
          9.Size: 2 x 1 feet (610 x 305 mm).
          10.Size: 2 x 2 feet (610 x 610 mm).
          11.Size: 2 x 3 feet (610 x 914 mm).
          12.Size: 2 x 4 feet (610 x 1219 mm).
          13.Size: 2 x 5 feet (610 x 1524 mm).
          14.Size: 15R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 5.26 inches (134 mm).
          15.Size: 20R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 4.17 inches (106 mm).
          16.Size: 25R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 3.56 inches (90.4 mm).
          17.Size: 30R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 3.16 inches (80.3 mm).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish and color options not required.
          18.Finish: GV. Galvanized steel; no powder coat.
          19.Finish: UV resistant, powder coat.
          a.Color: BRD, Brick Red, FED 22144.
          b.Color: YEL, Yellow, FED 33538.
          c.Color: GRY, Dark Gray, FED 36118.
          d.Color: CRD, Colonial Red, FED 20109.
          e.Color: BLK, Black, FED 17038.
          f.Color: SRD, Safety Red, FED 31350.
          g.Color: PAT, Patina.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Galvanized steel tiles are 40 to 60 percent lighter than cast iron tiles and will not rust. Full ramp width sizes up to 5 ft (1524 mm) are seamless. Delete if not required.
 
          2.5CAST IRON, WET-SET TACTILE WARNING SURFACES
 
          A.Basis of Design: TufTile Cast Iron Tiles; as manufactured by TufTile.
          1.Material: Cast Iron.
          2.Thickness: 0.220 inch (5.59 mm).
          3.Surface: Textured surface for ADA compliant slip resistance.
          4.Anchors: Self-threading, corrosion-resistant, pre-installed composite anchors.
          5.Fasteners: Tamper-resistant stainless steel.
          6.Truncated Domes: ADA compliant.
          a.Height: 0.200 inches (5.08 mm).
          b.Base Radius: 0.900 inches (22.9 mm).
          c.Top Radius: 0.450 inches (11.4 mm).
          d.Spacing: 2.35 inches (59.7 mm) on center, each direction.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete configuration options not required.
          7.Installed Configuration: Straight.
          8.Installed Configuration: Radius.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Other radial sizes are available. See manufacturer's website for more information; www.tuftile.com/index.php/resources/radius-calculator
          a.Radius: 15 feet (4572 mm).
          b.Radius: 20 feet.
          c.Radius: 25 feet.
          d.Radius: 30 feet.
          e.Radius: ________.
          f.Radius: As indicated on Drawings.
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete size options not required.
          9.Size: 24 x 12 inches (610 x 305 mm).
          a.Weight: 19 pounds (8.6 kg).
          10.Size: 24 x 24 inches (610 x 610 mm).
          a.Weight: 37 pounds (17 kg).
          11.Size: 24 x 30 inches (610 x 762 mm).
          a.Weight: 46 pounds (21 kg).
          12.Size: 15R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 5.26 inches (134 mm).
          d.Weight: 11.8 pounds (5.4 kg).
          13.Size: 20R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 4.17 inches (106 mm).
          d.Weight: 10.5 pounds (4.8 kg).
          14.Size: 25R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 3.56 inches (90.4 mm).
          d.Weight: 9.3 pounds (4.2 kg).
          15.Size: 30R, Wedge:
          a.Length: 2 feet (610 mm).
          b.Width at Small End: 1.35 inches (34.3 mm).
          c.Width at Large End: 3.16 inches (80.3 mm).
          d.Weight: 8.5 pounds (3.9 kg).
          ** NOTE TO SPECIFIER ** Delete finish and color options not required.
          16.Finish: PAT, Patina, no finish.
          17.Finish: UV resistant, powder coat.
          a.Color: CRD, Colonial Red, FED 20109.
          b.Color: YEL, Yellow, FED 33538.
          c.Color: BLK, Black, FED 37038.
          d.Color: BRD, Brick Red, FED 22144.
          e.Color: GRY, Dark Gray, FED 36118.
 
          PART 3EXECUTION
 
          3.1EXAMINATION
 
          A.Do not begin installation until substrates have been properly constructed and prepared.
 
          B.If substrate preparation is the responsibility of another installer, notify Architect in writing of unsatisfactory preparation before proceeding.
 
          3.2PREPARATION
 
          A.Clean surfaces thoroughly prior to installation.
 
          B.Prepare surfaces using the methods recommended by the manufacturer for achieving the best result for the substrate under the project conditions.
 
          3.3INSTALLATION
 
          A.Install in accordance with manufacturer's instructions, approved submittals, and in proper relationship with adjacent construction.
 
          B.Do not install damaged, cracked, chipped, deformed, or marred tactile warning surfaces.
 
          3.4FIELD QUALITY CONTROL
 
          A.Field Inspection: Coordinate field inspection in accordance with appropriate sections in Division 01.
 
          3.5CLEANING AND PROTECTION
 
          A.Clean products in accordance with the manufacturer's recommendations.
 
          B.Touch-up, repair or replace damaged products before Substantial Completion.
 
         
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