overhead door (fig. 9-21 ) does present a problem in that
Finally, place the concrete (fig. 9-22) into the above
it does interrupt the integrity of the wall system. This
ground foundation forms. Take care not to slash
situation is quickly overcome by the easily installed and
excessive amounts of concrete above the rubberized
adjustable (height and width) doorframe package that
supports both the door and end wal1. This doorframe
Figure 9-23 shows the fundamental steps in
package is offered by the manufacturer.
constructing a K-SPAN from start to finish.
Finish of Project
When all the panels are in place and secured to the
base angle, the next step is optional. Apply a rubberized
There is another type of K-SPAN building, actually
referred to as a Super Span by the manufacturer, the
coat of paint to the base of the panels (interior/exterior)
ABM 240. Actual construction of the ABM 240 is the
to a height slightly above the finish concrete. This gives
same as that for the ABM 120 (K-SPAN). It can use
added protection to the metal panels exposed to the
heavier coil stock and is a larger version. Figure 9-24
Figure 9-22.Placement of concrete foundation.