Encyclopedic Dictionary of Polymers

2011 Edition
| Editors: Jan W. Gooch

Brown Coat

  • Jan W. Gooch
Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-6247-8_1622

n The coat of roughly finished plaster beneath the finish coat; in three-coat work, the second coat of plaster, applied over a scratch coat and covered by the finish coat; in two-coat work, the base-coat plaster applied over lath or masonry; may contain a greater proportion of aggregate than the scratch coat. Also known as Floating Coat.

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  • Jan W. Gooch
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  1. 1.AtlantaUSA