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Fitting Flat Cut Lettering


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Post Thu Jan 14, 2010 11:26 pm

Fitting Flat Cut Lettering

next week i will be fitting flat cut letters to a flat brickwork surface,some of the female receivers screwed to the wall will inevitably fall on the joint between the brickwork courses ( decorative brickwork with quite wide gaps).this will cause the receiver to sit too low, what would you use to overcome this, ps letters already made

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Post Thu Jan 14, 2010 11:36 pm

Use longer screws and pack them out with something.

Maybe cut down another connector and use that.

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Post Fri Jan 15, 2010 2:08 am

Or, leave them a bit loose where they hit the mortar line. Provided there are some locators that do hit the brick they should be fine. Done this loads of times.

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