Prefabricated Brick Walls

Prefabricated Brick Walls

Prefabricated Brick Walls

November 1963…

A new mortar containing plastic lets builder’s bond bricks together into panels that can be lifted into place in any weather. Panels were braced in steel frames 4 by 5 to 4 by 14 feet, raised to the roof of an eight-story Denver building and welded to become penthouse walls.

The extra-strength mortar was made from cement, sand, and Sarabond liquid polymer, a Dow Chemical development.

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