Report from Task 2 of MEWS Project - Description of 17 Large Scale Wall Specimens Built for Water Entry Investigation in IRC Dynamic Wall Testing Facility

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DOIResolve DOI: http://doi.org/10.4224/20378520
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TypeTechnical Report
Series titleResearch Report, NRC Institute for Research in Construction; Volume 111
Physical description141 p.
SubjectWalls
AbstractFrom late 1999 to early 2001, seventeen large-scale wall specimens were built for water entry investigation in IRC Dynamic Wall Testing facility (DWTF). The specimens consisted of five stucco-clad, five Exterior Insulation and Finish system (EIFS)-clad, four masonry-clad and three siding-clad assemblies (two hardboard and one vinyl). All specimens included a window, a duct and an electrical outlet receptacle. The composition of the specimens is described with wall section drawings and photographic records of their construction.
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LanguageEnglish
AffiliationNRC Institute for Research in Construction; National Research Council Canada
Peer reviewedNo
IdentifierRR-111
NRC number15118
NPARC number20378520
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Record identifier4a827cde-d21b-415f-9132-a22ed4794f16
Record created2012-07-24
Record modified2016-10-03
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