Vent Strip

Vent Strip™

VS 3845

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Vent Strip Highlights

Vent StripTM is installed beneath a shelf angle for ventilation and drying purposes.  It maintains an airflow passageway at the top of a veneer wall section.

 

Features/Benefits

  • Forms the top side of a tuck pointed joint
  • Maintains an airflow passageway at the top of a veneer wall section
  • Easy to install – simply roll out the and trim to fit

Vent Strip Installation

  • Adhere cushioning material (expansion strip) to bottom of shelf angle.  Shelf angle should be free of contaminants and coated with corrosive-resistant material.
  • Install Vent Strip with back edge abutting the fabric face of the Sure Cavity and front edge extending approximately 1” past front edge of shelf angle expansion material
  • Hold in place with dime-sized dabs of appropriate construction adhesive
  • Install top course of brick and tuck point in course of mortar. 
  • Tool joint and cut off excess vent strip while mortar is still plastic
  • See Detail #05FB12BW001 in HyperSpecs for more detailed drawing

Vent Strip Ordering/Shipping

Contact MTI at 1-800-879-3348 for specific cost to your destination.

Vent Strip Specifications

A 0.024" (0.6 mm) thick high impact polystyrene strip formed with .120" (3 mm) deep corrugations; 4.6" (116.84 mm) wide, 50'-0" (15 m) long continuous belt. 

Product Number VS 3845
Roll Length (Feet) 50
Roll Per Bundle 3
Linear Feet per Bundle 150
Bundles per Box 4
Linear Feet per Box 600
Boxes per Pallet 12
Linear Feet per Pallet 7200
Pallet Size 48" x 40" x 49"
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