ASTM WK65102

    Revision of C1722 - 11 Standard Guide for Repair and Restoration of Dimension Stone

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    Active Standard: C1722 - 11

    Developed by Subcommittee: C18.07 | Committee C18 | Contact Staff Manager



    WK65102


    Keywords

    anchor replacement; consolidation; dimension stone restoration; dutchman repair; historic restoration; repointing stone; stone cleaning; stone consolidation; stone patching; stone replacement; stone restoration;

    Rationale

    Sealers and water repellants have been used with great success on stone for a long time. However, working in limestone like I do, there have been increasing cases of stained and flaking stone where the owner just applies a sealer without any consultation, and causes more damage to the stone. I would like to warn owners about sealers and try to get them to contact manufacturers before doing any application. I would hope that this will help owners to apply the correct product or no product at all if that is indicated.

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    Work Item Status

    Date Initiated:
    09-12-2018

    Technical Contact:
    Bryan Imhoff

    Item:
    001

    Ballot:
    C18 (18-06)

    Status:
    In Balloting