Corner Reinforcement: (galvanized welded wire, minimum 18 gauge): Manufacturer's standard pre-formed corner reinforcement made from 1.7 Ibs. (0.059 kg/m2) per square yard of diamond mesh lath.
Square Edge Corner Beads: expanded or flanged to suit application. (For square corners.)
Round-Edged Corner Beads: expanded or flanged to suit application. (For rounded corners.)
Control Joints: Single component control jOints with V4 inch slots and 3f4 inch grounds, or equal.
Expansion Joints: two piece adjustable expansion jOints, free floating adjustments from V4 inch to 518 inch.
Weep Screeds: foundation weep screed, with perforations and minimum 3V2 inch vertical attachment flange.
Fasteners: steel nail or screw of furring type with 1 inch cap of sufficient length for minimum V2 inch penetration into brick, block, concrete, or stud system.
lb. per square yard expanded metal strip-lath 4 inches wide to be used at around all windows, doorways, openings, and through wall penetrations.
lb. density expanded metal lath for use on all soffits and overhangs as shown on drawings.
Fiber-reinforced Portland cement stucco basecoat: (The following stucco specification was written around EI Rey's proprietary and factory-blended Fiber-47@ scratch and brown basecoat assembly. Therefore, all substitution requests must be proven to be of equal quality no less than ten (10) days prior to project bid date.
Fiber-4@ Concentrate: Manufacturer's standard factory formulated, concentrate scratch and brown stucco basecoats consisting of Portland cement, lime, fibers, and proprietary ingredients.
Sand: Comply with all requirements of ASTM C897.
Secondary Fiberglass Reinforcement:
Krak-Master@ mesh: Manufacturer's standard woven fiberglass mesh, consisting of alkali resistive treated fiberglass.
Finish coat, Cement Stucco:
Premium Colored Stucco@: Colored stucco finish coat, consisting of Portland cement, lime, properly graded aggregate, colorant, and proprietary ingredients.
Fog-Kote@: Colored Fog-coat spray, (as needed for color uniformity) consisting of Portland cement, lime, colorant, and proprietary ingredients.