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									                                       SECTION 06447

                             POLYURETHANE BALUSTRADES




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PART 1 GENERAL

1.1   SECTION INCLUDES

      A.   Balustrade system.

1.2   RELATED SECTIONS

      A.   Section 06441 - Architectural Wood Columns: Round and square columns, capitals, and
           bases.

      B.   Section 06446 - Architectural Polymer Composite Columns: Round and square columns,
           capitals, and bases.

1.3   SUBMITTALS

      A.   Submit under provisions of Section 01300.

      B.   Product Data: Manufacturer's data sheets on each product to be used, including:
           1.   Preparation instructions and recommendations.
           2.   Storage and handling requirements and recommendations.
           3.   Installation methods.

      C.   Shop Drawings: Show dimensions, configuration, and anchorages.

      D.   Selection Samples: Two complete sets of color photographs representing manufacturer's
           full range of available materials and styles.

1.4   DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING

      A.   Store products in manufacturer's unopened packaging until ready for installation.

      B.   Store all balustrade components at the same temperature and atmospheric conditions in
           which they will be installed for a period of 24 hours prior to installation.

      C.   Store and dispose of solvent-based materials, and materials used with solvent-based
           materials, in accordance with requirements of local authorities having jurisdiction.

1.5   PROJECT CONDITIONS




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      A.   Maintain environmental conditions (temperature, humidity, and ventilation) within limits
           recommended by manufacturer for optimum results. Do not install products under
           environmental conditions outside manufacturer's absolute limits.

1.6   WARRANTY

      A.   Ten years against defects in material and workmanship, assuming proper installation.


PART 2 PRODUCTS

2.1   MANUFACTURERS

      A.   Acceptable Manufacturer: HB&G; P.O. Box 589, Troy, AL 36081. ASD. Tel: (334) 566-
           5000. Fax: (334) 566-4629. www.hbgcolumns.com.

      B.   Substitutions: Not permitted.

      C.   Requests for substitutions will be considered in accordance with provisions of Section
           01600.

2.2   BALUSTRADE SYSTEMS

      A.   Balusters and Rail Members: Polyurethane molding formed around PVC piping.

      B.   Balustrades: 6-inch (152 mm) wide railing system:
           1.    Top Rail: 6 inches (152 mm) wide at top, 3 3/4 inches (95 mm) wide at bottom, 3 3/4
                 inches (95 mm) deep.
           2.    Bottom Rail: 3 7/8 inches (98 mm) wide at top, 6 inches (152 mm) wide at bottom, 3
                 3/4 inches (95 mm) deep.
           3.    Baluster: 3 inches (76 mm) square at ends; 5 3/8 inches (137 mm) baluster spacing
                 on center.
                 a.     20 inches (508 mm) high. (58031)
                 b.     28 inches (711 mm) high. (58036)
                 c.     33 5/8 inches (854 mm) high. (58032)
           4.    Baluster: 3 1/2 inches (89 mm) square at ends; 5 3/8 inches (137 mm) baluster
                 spacing on center.
                 a.     24 inches (610 mm) high. (58033)
                 b.     26 1/2 inches (673 mm) high. (58034)
                 c.     32 7/8 inches (835 mm) high. (58035)
           5.    Newel: Plain, 8 inches (203 mm) square. (57088)
           6.    Newel: Panel newel, 8 inches (203 mm) square. (57089)
           7.    Newel: Panel corner newel, 8 inches (203 mm) square. (57089)
           8.    Newel Cap: Pyramid cap, for 8 inches (203 mm) square newel. (57085)
           9.    Newel Cap: Flat cap, for 8 inches (203 mm) square newel. (57086)
           10.   Newel Cap: Ball cap, for 8 inches (203 mm) square newel. (57087)

      C.   Balustrades: 7-inch (178 mm) wide railing system:
           1.    Top Rail: 7 1/4 inches (185 mm) wide at top, 5 3/4 inches (146 mm) wide at bottom, 5
                 1/2 inches (140 mm) deep.
           2.    Bottom Rail: 5 3/4 inches (146 mm) wide at top, 7 1/4 inches (185 mm) wide at
                 bottom, 5 1/2 inches (140 mm) deep.
           3.    Baluster: 5 1/4 inches (133 mm) square at ends; 6 3/8 inches (162 mm) baluster
                 spacing on center.
                 a.     23 inches (584 mm) high. (58041)
                 b.     29 inches (737 mm) high. (58045)




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                 c.    35 inches (889 mm) high. (58042)
           4.    Baluster: 5 1/2 inches (140 mm) square at ends; 6 3/8 inches (162 mm) baluster
                 spacing on center.
                 a.    26 inches (660 mm) high. (58043)
                 b.    34 inches (867 mm) high. (58046)
                 c.    40 inches (1016 mm) high. (58044)
           5.    Newel: Plain, 8 inches (203 mm) square. (57088)
           6.    Newel: Panel newel, 8 inches (203 mm) square. (57089)
           7.    Newel: Panel corner newel, 8 inches (203 mm) square. (57089)
           8.    Newel Cap: Pyramid cap, for 8 inches (203 mm) square newel. (57085)
           9.    Newel Cap: Flat cap, for 8 inches (203 mm) square newel. (57086)
           10.   Newel Cap: Ball cap, for 8 inches (203 mm) square newel. (57087)

      D.   Balustrades: 12-inch (305 mm) wide railing system:
           1.    Top Rail: 12 3/8 inches (314 mm) wide at top, 9 inches (229 mm) wide at bottom, 6
                 inches (152 mm) deep.
           2.    Bottom Rail: 9 inches (229 mm) wide at top, 12 3/8 inches (314 mm) wide at bottom,
                 5 1/2 inches (140 mm) deep.
           3.    Baluster: 7 inches (178 mm) square at ends; 7 inches (178 mm) baluster spacing on
                 center.
                 a.     26 inches (660 mm) high. (58051)
                 b.     30 inches (762 mm) high. (58052)
                 c.     38 inches (965 mm) high. (58053)
           4.    Baluster: 7 1/4 inches (184 mm) square at ends; 7 1/4 inches (184 mm) baluster
                 spacing on center.
                 a.     28 inches (711 mm) high. (58054)
                 b.     34 inches (867 mm) high. (58055)
                 c.     40 inches (1016 mm) high. (58056)
           5.    Newel: Plain, 14 inches (356 mm) square. (57094)
           6.    Newel: Panel newel, 14 inches (356 mm) square. (57095)
           7.    Newel: Panel corner newel, 14 inches (356 mm) square. (57095)
           8.    Newel Cap: Pyramid cap, for 14 inches (356 mm) square newel. (57085)
           9.    Newel Cap: Flat cap, for 14 inches (356 mm) square newel. (57086)

2.3   ADDITIONAL MATERIALS


      A.   Rail Fasteners:
           1.     Screws: Self-tapping flathead screws.
           2.     Adhesive: Polyurethane adhesive.

      B.   Newel Fasteners:
           1.   Lag Bolts: 5/16 inches (8 mm) diameter by 2 inches (52 mm) long.
           2.   Washers: 5/16 inches (8 mm) diameter.
           3.   Hexhead bolts: 1/4 inches (6.3 mm) diameter by 3/4 inches long.
           4.   Concrete anchors: 1/4 inches (6.3 mm) diameter by 3/4 inches long.
           5.   Floor Flange: 4 inches (102 mm) square.
           6.   Rod: 1/2 inches (12.7 mm) diameter by 54 inches (1372 mm).
           7.   Lock washer: 1/2 inches (12.7 mm) diameter.
           8.   Nut: 1/2 inches (12.7 mm) diameter.
           9.   C-Channel: One, length as required.

      C.   Molding for Newels:
           1.    Size: 1/2 inches (12.7 mm) deep by 1 inch (25.4 mm) wide.
           2.    Size: 3/4 inches (19 mm) deep by 1 inch (25.4 mm) wide.
           3.    Size: 1 inch (25.4 mm) deep by 11/16 inches (17.5 mm) wide.




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           4.     Size: 3/4 inches (19 mm) deep by 1 5/16 inches (33.3 mm) wide.

      D.   Support Blocks: Manufacturer's standard support blocks for specified rail width.

      E.   Caulk for Joints: Quality latex caulk.

      F.   Filler for Screws and Imperfections: Two-part plastic wood filler.

      G.   Finish System:
           1.     Primer: Spot-prime filled areas with "Kilz" oil-based or latex primer. Balustrade
                  systems are factory-primed.
           2.     Top coat: High-quality oil-based or latex paint.


PART 3 EXECUTION

3.1   EXAMINATION

      A.   Do not begin installation until substrates have been properly prepared.

      B.   If substrate preparation is the responsibility of another installer, notify Architect of
           unsatisfactory preparation before proceeding.

3.2   PREPARATION

      A.   Clean surfaces thoroughly prior to installation.

      B.   Prepare surfaces using the methods recommended by the manufacturer for achieving the
           best result for the substrate under the project conditions.

3.3   INSTALLATION

      A.   Install in accordance with applicable local, state, and national building codes, and
           manufacturer's instructions, using manufacturer's installation kits.

      B.   Leave maximum 2 inches (51 mm) space between bottom rail and substrate.

      C.   Install railing and baluster system level and plumb with minimal joints between components
           and between balustrade and newels or columns.

      D.   Caulk joints between components, and between components and newels or columns

3.4   PROTECTION

      A.   Protect installed products until completion of project.

      B.   Touch-up, repair or replace damaged products before Substantial Completion.


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