New masonry products for April 2012
Joint sealant, massagers, shoves and more
Razor-Back 75th Anniversary Edition ShovelAmes True Temper
Camp Hill, Pa.
In celebration of this legacy, the new Razor-Back 75th Anniversary Edition Shovel will feature added titanium for improved durability, a North American Ash handle shaped for user comfort, and a black blade with polished silver socket. The new shovel’s unique SuperSocket design increases the length of metal that goes up the shovel handle to 16 inches, for improved performance and added strength. The Anniversary Edition Shovel is marked with the Razor-Back red stripe, permanently embossed with the Razor-Back 75th Anniversary logo, and “Made In USA.”
Paratec – Parapet Wall StrengtheningCINTEC Canada
CINTEC Canada, a structural masonry retrofit strengthening, repair and preservation company, offers Paratec (PARApet TEChniques), a highly versatile method of internal structural reinforcement that is tailored to meet the specific requirements of masonry parapet and retaining walls. The Paratec system strengthens low parapet masonry walls, while remaining sensitive to the original architecture and without narrowing roadways or rebuilding the wall. This new system is a targeted approach to solving problems associated with older masonry structures that are subject to wind loading, seismic movement, vehicular impact and foundation subsidence.
Innergizer Plus MassagerInnergizerplus.com
New Port Richey, Fla.
Lets face it, masonry is hard work. The Innergizer Plus Massager can help to relieve the stress and strain on your body from the hard work you do every day. Relaxes muscles and increases circulation in every part of your body. Use this innovative machine to massage your feet and legs, on your back for the relief of back aches, and directly on your arms and legs to reduce the tired, exhausted feeling. The Innergizer is used by many doctors, chiropractors, massage therapists, athletic trainers, and other medical professionals. Use the code MASONRY at checkout for 40 percent off any item on website and free shipping!
Polyurethane Mortar Joint SealantThe QUIKRETE Companies
QUIKRETE Polyurethane Mortar Joint Sealant is a construction-grade polyurethane sealant designed for waterproofing, sealing and tuck-pointing damaged mortar joints. With excellent adhesion and a non-sag formula, it is perfect for both horizontal and vertical applications. The sealant also is textured to blend with surrounding mortar, making it an ideal solution for aesthetic mortar joint repairs. Polyurethane Mortar Joint Sealant’s unique formula makes it resilient to allow for substrate movement as it can elongate up to 700 percent.
N99 Active Carbon Filter MaskRZ Mask
Made from neoprene material and equipped with an N99 Active Carbon filter, the RZ Mask filtrates 99.9 percent of dust and allergens, while absorbing fumes and odors. The mask covers the nose and mouth, and has seen application in construction, mining, quarrying, agriculture and a range of more than 40 other uses. The RZ Mask comes in more than 20 designs and colors, and retails for $29.95 on RZMask.com and at various motorsports and agriculture dealers around the country. For more information, contact email@example.com.
Originally published in Masonry magazine.
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