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Self-Furring V-Groove Lath

1/4" self-furring v-groove Expanded Steel Plaster or Stucco Base

Self-Furring V-Groove Metal Lath is manufactured with five, approximately 1/4" deep, embossed “V” ribs, spaced 6" on center along the length of the sheet. The V’s allow thorough embedment into and behind the lath for superior mechanical bonding. A self-furring expanded V-Grooved metal lath, ideal for interior and exterior use over masonry, sheathing, and other solid surfaces as required per ASTM C847, ASTM C1780, ASTM C1063.

Application(s): Stone Veneer, Stucco

The V-grooved self-furring plaster base is manufactured with evenly spaced indentations, 6" apart which run the length of the lath sheet holding the metal lath a consistent 1/4" away from the surface to be plastered.

The V-groove provides an ideal point of attachment of the fastener to achieve ASTM C1063 compliance. V-grooved metal lath is available with or without a Grade-D asphalt paper-backing, weather resistant barrier.


Code Approvals & Performance Standards

  • ASTM A653 Standard Specification for Steel Sheet, Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) or Zinc-Iron Alloy-Coated (Galvannealed) by the Hot-Dip Process
  • ASTM C847 Standard Specification for Metal Lath
  • ASTM C1063 Standard Specification for Installation of Lathing and Furring to Receive Interior and Exterior Portland Cement-Based Plaster
  • ASTM C1780 Standard Practice for Installation Methods for Cement-based Adhered Masonry Veneer
  • Intertek CCRR-0204 Metal Lath - Code Compliance Research Report
  • SDS For ASTM A653 Steel Finishing Products For Interior Finishing and Exterior Finishing

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LAV Self-Furring V-Groove Lath (2.5lb and 3.4lb)

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