Aama 501.2

The nozzle is held 1-foot away from the glass and slowly moved back and forth for the duration of the 5-minute test. The testing procedure is as follows: Any areas that have been taped due to leaking will have to be examined, repaired based on the recommendation of the architect, and re-tested. Search by product code or category or leave the product code field blank to see a list of all AAMA publications.

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Water is applied using a hand-held spray assembly employing a type B25 6. American Architectural Manufacturers Association. If a leak is found, the wall must first dry completely, be sealed, and be re-tested.

AAMA 501.2

If test area is enclosed by interior finishes, the contractor should expect additional costs of exposing the wall s and refinishing them after testing is complete. If you are looking for a reputable second or third-party testing company to perform accurate professional testing, provide concise reports, and help you through the entire process, contact BDG today.

The purpose of this specification is to provide a 51.2 assurance and diagnostic field water check method for installed storefronts, curtain walls and sloped glazing systems.

The area shall be selected to provide representative performance data. MISSION Professional services based on accurate information that helps you or your company make the right decision regarding your project or asset.

The product tested meets the performance criteria for water penetration resistance or does not meet criteria and further remediation may be required to pass.

AAMA 501.2-15

The nozzle is held 1-foot away from the glass and slowly moved back and forth for the duration of the 5-minute test. 50.12 procedure outlined in this document is not intended to test the rated or specified water performance representative of a wind driven rain event.

Any areas that have been taped due to leaking will have to be examined, repaired based on the recommendation of the architect, and re-tested. Aam Consulting Sourcing Training. It is recommended to fit the nozzle with a gauge to measure distance from the test surface. The guide for testing is very specific. BDG utilizes professional testing equipment that is calibrated to each specific testing standard for accurate results. Need help or have a question? Water is directed at the joint under test, perpendicular to the face of the specimen.

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An observer on the inside checks for water leakage and documents the ama.

Validating the specifications, value and safety of your raw materials, products and assets. Inspection Validating the specifications, value and safety of your raw materials, products and assets. This field check procedure is intended to evaluate joints, gaskets and sealant details in the xama which are designed to remain permanently closed and water tight. Search by product code or category or leave the product code field blank to see a list of all AAMA publications.

If interior wall materials have been installed they shall be removed at the test area to allow for visual access to check for any water penetration entry points. Please contact AAMA for assistance, as needed. Testing Evaluating how your products and services meet and exceed quality, safety, sustainability and performance standards.

AAMA | Hose Nozzle Water Spray Testing

The test is performed utilizing a type B, 6. Formally confirming that your products and services meet all trusted external and xama standards. The purpose of this test is to provide a quality assurance and diagnostic field water check method for installed storefronts, curtain walls and sloped glazing systems.

This procedure is not intended to test the rated or specified water performance representative of a wind driven rain event.

And at a minimum ft 2. The water flow is adjusted to produce 30 psi at the nozzle.

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