Splash Backs and End Splashes:
Not less than 19 mm (3/4 inch) thiclc.
Height 100 mm (4 inches) unless noted otherwise.
Fabricate epoxy splash back in maximum lengths practical of the same material.
Drill or cutout for sinks, and penetrations.
Accurately cut for size of penetration.
Plastic Laminate Countertops:
Fabricate plastic laminate on five-ply plywood or particleboard core 19 mm (3/4 inch) thick with plastic laminate backing sheet.
Front edge over cabinets not less than 38 mm (1-1/2 inches) thick except where plastic "T" insert is used, not less than 19 mm (3/4 inch) thick.
Exposed Surface and edges of decorative laminated plastic.
Use chemical resistant surface on tops 6A, 6B, and 6C.
Use decorative surface tops when noted plastic laminate,
PART 3 - EXECUTION
Before installing countertops verify that wall surfaces have been finished as specified and that mechanical and electrical service locations are as required.
Secure eountertops to supporting rails of cabinets with metal fastening devices, or screws through pierced slots in rails.
Where type, size or spacing of fastenings is not shown or specified, submit shop drawings showing proposed fastenings and method of installation.
Use round head bolts or screws.
Use epoxy or silicone to fasten the epoxy resin countertops to the cabinets.
Use wood or sheet metal screws for wood or plastic laminate tops; minimum penetration into top 16 mm (5/8 inch), screw size No 8, or 10.
Where shown install molding with butt joints in horizontal runs and mitered joints at comers where ceramic tile occurs omit molding.
Fasten molding to wall and to splashbacks and splashends with adhesive. 4