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  • BS 6213:1982

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    GUIDE TO SELECTION OF CONSTRUCTIONAL SEALANTS

    Available format(s):  Hardcopy, PDF

    Superseded date:  15-07-2000

    Language(s):  English

    Published date:  01-01-1982

    Publisher:  British Standards Institution

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    Foreword
    Cooperating organizations
    Guide
    1. Scope
    2. Definitions
    3. Joint design considerations
    4. Sealant types
    5. Selection tables and their use
    6. Sealant preapplication considerations
    7. General application and sealing techniques
    Appendix
    A. Bibliography
    Tables
    1. Range of achieved joint widths
    2. Expected service life of sealant types
    3. Types of sealant failure and possible causes
    4. Joints in water-retaining structures
    5. Joints in traffic surfaces/floors
    6. Joints in building substructures and other water-
         excluding structures
    7. Joints in roofs and roof finishes
    8. Joints in external walling and cladding
    9. Joints in windows and window frames
    10. Joints in internal finishes (walls and partitions)
    11. Joints in ceilings
    Figures
    1. Working example of calculation of joint width
    2. Adhesion failure
    3. Spalling
    4. Cohesion failure
    5. Folding
    6. Intrusion
    7. Examples of joints in water-retaining structures
    8. Examples of joints in traffic surfaces/floors
    9. Examples of joints in building substructures and
         other water-excluding structures
    10. Examples of joints in roofs and roof finishes
    11. Examples of joints in external walling and
         cladding
    12. Examples of joints in windows and window frames
    13. Examples of joints in internal finishes (walls
         and partitions)
    14. Examples of joints in ceilings

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    Provides guidance on types of constructional sealants and on their selection and correct application. Gives guidance on the selection of sealants for slow moving vehicular and pedestrian areas, it does not cover the selection of sealants intended for areas of more onerous use. Covers definitions, joint design considerations, sealant types, selection tables and their use, sealant preapplication considerations and general application and sealing techniques. Includes several tables and figures.

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    Committee ECB/3
    Document Type Standard
    Publisher British Standards Institution
    Status Superseded
    Superseded By

    Standards Referenced By This Book - (Show below) - (Hide below)

    BS 6779-4:1999 HIGHWAY PARAPETS FOR BRIDGES AND OTHER STRUCTURES - PART 4: SPECIFICATION FOR PARAPETS OF REINFORCED AND UNREINFORCED MASONRY CONSTRUCTION
    BS 8297:2000 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF NON-LOADBEARING PRECAST CONCRETE CLADDING
    BS 6093:1993 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN OF JOINTS AND JOINTING IN BUILDING CONSTRUCTION
    BS 8213-4:1990 WINDOWS, DOORS AND ROOF LIGHTS - CODE OF PRACTICE FOR THE INSTALLATION OF REPLACEMENT WINDOWS AND DOOR SETS IN DWELLINGS
    BS 7913:1998 GUIDE TO THE PRINCIPLES OF THE CONSERVATION OF HISTORIC BUILDINGS
    BS 8208-1:1985 GUIDE TO ASSESSMENT OF SUITABILITY OF EXTERNAL CAVITY WALLS FOR FILLING WITH THERMAL INSULANTS - EXISTING TRADITIONAL CAVITY CONSTRUCTION
    BS 8200:1985 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN OF NON-LOADBEARING EXTERNAL VERTICAL ENCLOSURES OF BUILDINGS
    BS 8297:1995 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR DESIGN AND INSTALLATION OF NON-LOADBEARING PRECAST CONCRETE CLADDING
    I.S. 325-2:1995 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR USE OF MASONRY - PART 2: MASONRY CONSTRUCTION
    BS 8221-2:2000 Code of practice for cleaning and surface repair of buildings Surface repair of natural stones, brick and terracotta
    BS 8102:1990 CODE OF PRACTICE FOR PROTECTION OF STRUCTURES AGAINST WATER FROM THE GROUND
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