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Applying the Stucco Wall Brown Coat
The brown coat being applied over the scratch coat.
Often when wallpaper was being applied to a room&39s plaster the brown coat was the final coat as there was no reason for the finish coat.
Traditional Three-Coat Stucco System
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The brown coat is applied over the scratch coat to prepare the plaster base for the finish coat application
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Brown coat or scratch coat plaster (C) Daniel Friedman
Interestingly enough the finish coat of plaster is also the thinest and most fragile. Usually white in appearance it&39s typically lime based and applied in
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of three coats: A portland cement scratch brown and a La Habra finish coat. (See Detail A.)
Saladino&39s wall of brown scatch-coat plaster using
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The second step places a base coat of mud on the walls along with an embedded layer of fiberglass screen to act as an isolation membrane.
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Scratcher Used In Scratch Coat
applying a plaster brown coat over wood lath
The white coat of finish plaster has delaminated from the coarse brown coat. If you
Plaster brown-coat around damper handle
plastering A majority of the brown coat has been applied to the walls in M-211 (southeastern bedchamber) and M-208 (Passage Chamber).
The brown coat should set up and be able to absorb moisture before the finish plaster is applied. If the brown coat is still soft the moisture can be drown
After the scratch coat had dried sufficiently the plasterers began applying the brown (or float) and finish coats. With plaster this means multiple coats
Plaster brown-coat on corner
much in the way of crack bridging ability so walls should be given the maximum waiting period before application of the finish over the brown coat: