International product catalogue 2017 by Catnic

More catalogs by Catnic | International product catalogue 2017 | 24 pages | 2017-07-09


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features of catnic lintels catnic lintels offer many benefits to specifiers and builders through a combination of their design and corrosion protection these features ensure that catnic lintels are widely used and respected throughout the building industry installation in minutes lintel installation comparison of installation times with a catnic lintel and a conventional concrete cast in-situ lintel catnic lintel installation steel galvanised steel total installation time – 2 minutes concrete cast in-situ lintel installation duplex coating 1 vertical framework erected and secured and a horizontal level taken 2 commencement of lintel framework 3 continuation of framework 4 completion of framework 5 completion of lintel after steel reinforcement and pouring of concrete 6 wait for concrete to set plaster key duplex corrosion protection system many catnic lintels employ not just one but two methods of protection against corrosive attack the unique sophisticated duplex corrosion protection system manufactured from hot-dipped galvanised steel to bs en 10346:2009 of grade dx51d z275 with the added protection of a black coloured polyester resin finish the protection system complies fully with the chemical and physical test requirements outlined in table 2 of bs 5977:part 2:1983 and table c.1 of bs en 845-2:2003 for lintels effectively having their own built-in damp proof course dpc bs en 845-2 2013 km 07234 integral plaster key many catnic lintels come complete with an integral plaster key that avoids the hazards of working with a mesh key the famous black coating makes catnic lintels instantly recognisable and provides an effective barrier against moisture or chemical attack leached from the mortar and masonry 6 international product catalogue steel lintels continuous insulation many catnic lintels are supplied with cfc hcfc free insulation maximising their thermal efficiency and compliance with part l the insulation is accurately shaped to optimise the thermal performance extending continuously along the full length of the lintel and cannot be dislodged leaving no potential ‘cold spots’ wait in the time taken to install just one concrete lintel twenty four catnic lintels could have been installed total installation time – 48 minutes the concrete lintel must be left to cure before continuing with blockwork installation 7