A. Compliance: Comply with manufacturer's product data, including product technical bulletins, product catalog installation instructions and product carton instructions for installation.
Site Verification of Conditions: Verify that substrate conditions, which have been previously installed under other sections, are acceptable for product installation in accordance with manufacturer's instructions.
Verify that door frame openings are installed plumb, true and level before beginning installation process. Select fasteners of adequate type, number and quality to perform the intended functions.
Preparation for Field Painting: Before application of finish coat of
paint, surfaces must be dry and free of dirt, oil and dust. Finish coat shall be applied over a film which is intact. Scratches or bare edges shall be field primed with a rust inhibiting paint before top coating. Comply with instructions on finish coat application provided by paint manufacturer.
Set frame product plumb, square, aligned and without twist at correct elevation. Frame Installation: Install steel frames. Installation shall be plumb, straight and true, rigidly secured in place, and properly braced.
Secure anchorages and connections to adjacent construction. Install hardware in accordance with manufacturers' templates and instructions. Finish exposed field welds to present a smooth uniform surface.
Touch up with a rust inhibitive primer.