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Precast Wall Concrete Form Release Application Video

Posted by Hill and Griffith Company on Aug 25, 2016 10:33:02 AM

(We love "How It's Made" and this episode shows how precast concrete walls are made and includes video of the application of release agent.)

Concrete-Form-Release-Application-Video.jpgPublished on May 14, 2015 by the Science Channel.

"A mix of limestone gravel, minerals and additives are mixed into a slurry. After a test sample is hardened and tested, workers pour it into pre-made molds."

 Here's a list of the sections of the video:

  • Concrete mixing

  • Form set up

  • Foam letter placement for imprint on wall

  • Form release application

  • Steel cable placement and pre-tensioning

  • Rebar placement

  • Wire mesh placement

  • Pour first layer of concrete

  • Place second set of rebar and mesh

  • Place insulating foam

  • Pour second layer of concrete

  • Curing for three days
  • Sand blast decorative parts of the wall

  • Wall placement


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