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Old 05-26-2007, 05:24 AM   #1
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Could anyone please tell me what the mix is for plastering for a smooth finish on an exterior breeze block wall. I would wondered if it was possible to plaster over a wooden framework with galvanised mesh pinned to the framework. Is there a chance the plaster mix might fall off?

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Are you in Great Britain?

That could have a bearing on the selection of materials and practices.

I am not qualified on plastering, but there are others that can offer suggestions.

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Hi, I am in the UK.

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Not quite sure what you are trying to achieve?
If block then there is no need for mesh as the render/stucco will key. Wooden frame?
As for mix & quantities see here: http://www.source4me.co.uk/calculate_render_stucco.htm
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