How To Plaster - Materials - Plastering Beads

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Plastering Beads enable the plasterer to create hard straight edges that prevent the plaster chipping or enabling the plasterer to make a tight external angle

  • Plaster Angle Bead - used for solid plastering. A galvanised steel bead with expanded wings for reinforcing external angles.
  • Plaster Stop Bead - used for solid plastering. A galvanised steel bead with expanded wings for finishing and reinforcing plaster edges.
  • Thin Coat Angle Bead - used for skimming. A galvanised steel 'thin coat' bead with perforated wings for reinforcing external angles.
  • Thin Coat Plaster Stop Bead - used for skimming. A galvanised steel bead with perforated wings for finishing and reinforcing edges of thin-coat plaster.
  • Thin Coat Mini Mesh Bead - used for skimming. Galvanised steel bead with mesh wings that provides excellent key for thin-coat plaster corners.

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