JASCO CLASSIC TACKBOARDS
Mineral Fiber Substrate
PART 1 - GENERAL
1.1 RELATED DOCUMENTS
A. Drawings and general provisions of the Contract, including General
and Supplementary Conditions and Division 1 Specification Sections,
apply to this Section.
A. General: Submit each item in this article according to the Conditions
of the Contract and Division 1 Specification Sections.
B. Product data for each type of panel core material and fabric covering
C. Samples for Verification: 8-inch square units of each panel core
material and fabric covering.
D. Product test reports performed by a qualified independent testing
agency acceptable to authorities having jurisdiction evidencing
fire-hazard classification of panel core material and fabric covering.
1.3 QUALITY ASSURANCE
A. Single-Source Responsibility: Obtain each type of fabric covering
from a single source with resources
to provide products of consistent quality in appearance and physical
properties without delaying the project.
B. Installer Qualifications: Engage an experienced installer to perform
Work of this Section who has specialized in installing fabric covered
tackboard panels similar to those required for this Project
1.4 DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING
A. Protect fabric covered tackboard panels from moisture in shipment,
storage, and handling.
1.5 PROJECT CONDITIONS
A. Environmental Conditions: Do not begin installation until spaces for
fabric covered tackboard panels have been enclosed and maintained at
approximately the same temperature and humidity conditions as planned
B. Maintain minimum 60 F degrees temperature and 35 to 65 percent
humidity for 48 hours after installation.
C. Field Measurements: Check actual wall surfaces by accurate field
measurements before fabrication.
FABRIC-COVERED TACKBOARD PANELS
PART 2 - PRODUCTS
2.1 MANUFACTURING, GENERAL
A. Fabricate panels to sizes and configurations indicated.
B. Attach fabric facing to cores to produce installed panels with
visible surfaces fully covered and free from waves in weave, wrinkles,
sags, blisters, seams, and adhesive or foreign matter.
C. Fabricate panels to exact sizes required to fit wall surfaces based
on field measurements of completed substrates.
1. Jasco Classic Tackboard or approved
(800) 935-2726 or (503) 226-2110
B. Panel Substrate
1. Composition: Mineral fiber
2. Treatments: Factory protection against rot, fungi, and moisture
3. Density: 30 pcf
4. Thickness: ˝ inch
5. Size: 48 inches wide by height required to fabricate seamless panels
to indicated height.
6. Edge Treatment: Square
7. Fire rating: Class A
8. Required product: Micore 300
1. Fabric Adhesive: H.B. Fuller – E3877 or Non-staining, non-pigmented
adhesive recommended by fabric manufacturer.
2. Board Adhesive: 237 by W.W. Henry or Beats Nails Construction
adhesive by DAP.
A. Fabrication of Fabric Covered Tackboard Panels
1. Apply adhesive to exposed face of substrate.
2. Wrap panel core material with fabric covering edges and returning
fabric approximately 2 inches on back of panel.
FABRIC-COVERED TACKBOARD PANELS
PART 3 - EXECUTION
A. Examine substrates with Installer present for compliance with
requirements for installation tolerances and other conditions affecting
performance of fabric covered tackboard panels. Do not proceed with
installation until unsatisfactory conditions have been corrected.
B. Install fabric covered tackboard panels in locations indicated with
vertical surfaces and edges plumb. Top edges level and in alignment with
other panels, scribed to fit adjoining work accurately at borders and at
C. Installation of Fabric Covered Tackboard Panels:
1. Apply adhesive to walls and panels or in accordance with adhesive
2. Set fabric covered tackboard on wall and secure with 6D finish nails
to hold in place until adhesive cures.
3. Set nails below surface of fabric.
4. Stretch fabric to remove any wrinkles.
3.2 CLEANING AND PROTECTION
A. Clean panels upon completion of installation to remove dust or
foreign materials from the fabric, using a dry brush, a vacuum, or both.
B. Maintain conditions in a manner acceptable to the Manufacturer and
Installer that ensures that the fabric covered tackboard panels are
without damage or deterioration at the time of substantial completion.
C. Replace panels that cannot be cleaned and repaired, in a manner
acceptable to the Architect, prior to the time of substantial
END OF SECTION