Ensuring Lath Integrity

Little, Christopher K.; Innocenzi, Matthew J.
June 2013
Construction Specifier;Jun2013, Vol. 66 Issue 6, p80
Trade Publication
Expanded metal lath has been an imperative component of plaster applied on wood or gypsum sheathing for more than 50 years. This article describes the manufacturing process and explores the material's properties as required by code--specifiers are not always getting what they expect.


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