Quik-Base

Quik-Base

Ceramic glazed Quik-Base System is the ideal cost-effective solution for the base course of your walls. From harsh chemicals to power floor cleaning equipment, no other masonry product withstands more abuse than this impervious structural base system. The simplified 4” x 16” face courses out with most masonry products and works well with traditional wall systems.

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SPECIFICATIONS:
Quik-Base structural clay masonry units with fired-on (2000°F) ceramic glazed finish shall be manufactured by Elgin Butler Company and shall conform to ASTM C-126, Elgin Bulter’s Standard-Run Grade, sized for 3/8” mortar joints. The face size shall be 3-5/8” height x 15-5/8” length with thicknesses of 3-5/8”, 5-5/8”, and/or 7-5/8”; glazed one face (or both faces 6” and 8” only), as shown on plans. Corners shall be bullnose (or square).

  • Nominal face dimension: height 4 x length 16 with thicknesses in 4, 6 and 8
  • Stretchers finished on one face (or both faces on 6 or 8)
  • One trade installs the wall and finish in one E-Z step
  • Type N or S mortars