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14:53 Sep 5, 2006
Spanish to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering - Architecture / construcción
Spanish term or phrase: ladrillo visto junta rasada
muros de ladrillo visto junta rasada
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4exposed brick with full flush mortar joints
Ronnie McKee
4facing brick with flush joints
Silvia Calderón
3 +1visible brickwork with flush mortar joints
Matilda McIntosh


  

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visible brickwork with flush mortar joints


Explanation:
As opposed to raked or ironed mortar joints.

Scroll down on the link below to see a diagram of different types of joints


    Reference: http://www.azom.com/details.asp?ArticleID=1391
Matilda McIntosh
Works in field
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facing brick with flush joints


Explanation:
I've always used "facing brick" for "ladrillo visto" o "a la vista".


    Reference: http://www.sbsa.gov.uk/current_standards/pdfs/conservatory.p...
Silvia Calderón
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exposed brick with full flush mortar joints


Explanation:
Full flush joint
The full flush joint is a full bed of mortar (grout) approximately 10mm in thickness that is cut off flush and level with the edges of the brick. This joint is a standard finish for face quality brickwork.


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