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Flashcards in Masonry Deck (15)
1

polished:

glossy, colorful character

2

honed:

dull sheen. suitable for floors.

3

sandblasted:

matte-texture. exterior use.

4

abrasive:

nonslip. exterior.
flat, non reflective.

5

wet sand:

nonslip, smooth surface.

6

fine-rubbed:

smooth, but no sheen.

7

rubbed:

plane surface w occasional scratches

8

shot-ground:

plane surface w circular markings

9

thermal (flame):

plane surface w flame finish

10

plucked:

rough texture by rough planing

11

machine tooled:

shallow grooves.

12

chat-sawed:

resembles sand blasting

13

shot-sawed:

coarse uneven,
varying degrees.
permanent brown tones
from rust during process.

14

split face:

rough, uneven.
limits stone size to 1’4”H x 4’L.
ashlar or sim. veneer only.

15

rock face:

sim. split face.
except dressed,
by machine/hand.