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Fiberglas, Exterior Wall Thermal Insulation PROJECT ENGINEER RESPONSIBILITY: This is a general specification guide, intended to be used by experienced construction professionals, in conjunction with good construction practice and professional judgment. This guide is to aid in the creation of a complete building specification that is to be fully reviewed and edited by the engineer. Sections of this guide should be included, edited, or omitted based on the requirements of a specific project. It is the responsibility of both the specifier and the purchaser to determine if a product or system is suitable for its intended use. Neither Owens Corning, nor any of its subsidiary or affiliated companies, assume any responsibility for the content of this specification guide relative to actual projects and specifically disclaim any and all liability for any errors or omissions in design, detail, structural capability, attachment details, shop drawings or other construction related details, whether based upon the information provided by Owens Corning or otherwise. SECTION 07 21 16 THERMAL BLANKET INSULATION PART 1 - GENERAL 1.1.1.1 SUMMARY A. Section Includes: Provide glass fiber blanket thermal insulation for exterior envelope assemblies. B. Related Sections: 1. Section 07 21 13, Foam Board Insulation. 2. Section 07 22 16, Roof Board Insulation. 3. Section 09 81 16, Acoustic Blanket Insulation. 1.1.1.2 REFERENCES A. Materials shall meet the property requirements of one or more of the following specifications as applicable to the specific product or end use: 1. American Society for Testing of Materials (ASTM): a. ASTM C423 Test Method for Sound Absorption and the Sound Absorption Coefficient by the Reverberation Room Method. b. ASTM C518 Test Method for Steady State Thermal Transmission Properties by Means of the Heat Flow Meter. c. ASTM C553 Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Blanket and Felt Insulations. d. ASTM C612 Standard Specification for Mineral Fiber Block and Board Thermal Insulation. e. ASTM C665 Specification for Mineral Fiber Blanket Thermal Insulation for Light Frame Construction and Manufactured Housing. f. ASTM C1136 Standard Specification for Flexible, Low Permeance Vapor Retarders for Thermal Insulation. g. ASTM C1320 Standard Practice for Installation of Mineral Fiber Batt and Blanket Thermal Insulation for Light Frame Construction. h. ASTM E84 Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials. i. ASTM E96 Test Method for Water Vapor Transmission of Materials. j. ASTM E136 Test Method for Behavior of Materials in a Vertical Tube Furnace at 750C. 1.1.1.3 SUBMITTALS A. Product Data: Submit product characteristics, performance criteria, and limitations, including installation instructions, for each type of product indicated. THERMAL BLANKET INSULATION 07 21 16 - 1

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