Cast Stone Bullseye Surrounds are available in a numer of styles.
The major technical performance characteristics of
Forticrete Cast Stone Dressings exceed the requirements of BS EN
771-5:2011, BS EN 845-2, BS 1217 and the United Kingdom Cast Stone
Association specification. Category I, 25N/mm2 (perpendicular to bed face)(BS EN
771-5:2011) Gross Dry Density: 2000kg/m3 1.00 W/mK <2g/m2.s Less than 0.04% and is freeze thaw resistance Mortar used for the installation of Cast Stone Dressings should
not be stronger than Designation III (1:1:5/6). Any units over 600mm in length contain one or more steel
bars.These are included to comply with Health and Safety
Regulations,relating to the handling of the product by site
operatives. Some Forticrete Cast Stone Dressings will incorporate 100mm
stainless steel dovetail slots to restrain lateral movement in
vertical units i.e. window jambs, door jambs etc. M16 sockets may
also be used for handling purposes in the factory.
Normalised Compressive Strength:
In excess of 35N/mm2 (BS 1217 and UKCSA Specification)
Thermal Conductivity 'K':
Fixings for Support, Restraint and Handling:
Gross Dry Density: 2000kg/m3
Less than 0.04% and is freeze thaw resistance
Should you require a special colour this may be provided at an
To order standard colour samples please complete our online sample request form
Cast Stone Dressings Brochure
Today, Forticrete's Cast Stone Dressings are a perfect example of advanced technology and time honoured craftsmanship working together in perfect harmony. The result is a wide range of cast stone products using a semi-dry or wet cast format, of unrivalled quality with no compromise to aesthetic appeal.Click to download document
Masonry Design Guide
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Our FastrackCAD Database provides accurate layered sectional elevations of our Cast Stone Products in our Bullseye Surrounds range.
If you are an architect or specifier, our CAD drawings will assist you with the creation or modification of project documentation, by increasing accuracy and reducing drafting time. Explore our full range of cast stone details as CAD downloads.
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