TABS™ II thin veneer tie and support
shall be structural grade steel and coated with
hot dip Zinc to a G-90 commercial grade.
will have support tabs sized for veneer thickness
and adjustable ties for the veneer’s dimensions.
shall be textured to provide weeping channels
and moisture control.
Thin brick, tile, marble and granite will meet
the appropriate ASTM/ANSI and building code requirements
for the specific application.
3.3 TABS™ II
(or equal) shall meet or exceed ASTM C-557, ANSI
A 131.6 requirements and FHA-HUD use of Material
Bulleting #60. Sheer bond strength between the
total surface area of the veneer and the panel
will not be less than 50 psi.
3.4 MORTAR or GROUT
shall be type S and modified with TABS™
II mortar additive (or equal) which will meet
or exceed specifications for the application.
3.5 SHEATHING MATERIAL
if specified, shall meet the building code requirements
and manufacturer’s specifications for the
application. See TABS™ II Long Form Specifications.
3.6 OTHER materials
not specifically described herein, but required
for a complete and proper installation shall be
as recommended by the manufacturer and meet all
appropriate codes and standards.