Residential Construction

Residential Construction

MASN 160 Finish Masonry Lab Tool List

Students should already have the following tools from CARP 220 Residential Remodeling:

  • 2' level (preferably wood)
  • 4' level (preferably wood)
  • Brick Trowel (narrow London 10"-11", American made)
  • Brick Hammer (wood or tubular handles not recommended)
  • Brick Spacing Rule (not a modular or oversize brick ruler)
  • Brickset - 31/2" or 4"
  • Tool Bag(or 5 gallon pail)
  • 100' Mason Line (braided not twisted)
  • Bricklayers Brush (foxtail or counter brush)
  • 1/2" x 5/8" Convex Jointer
  • Utility Knife
  • Tin Snips
  • Nail Hammer
  • Line Blocks, Twigs & Pins
  • Hard Hat & Safety Glasses

Additional Tools Required for Masonry

  • 1/4"x 3/8" & 1/2"x 5/8" flat double sided slickers (tuckpointer or caulking trowel)
  • Mash Hammer, 2 pound or larger
  • 2" Margin or Bucket Trowel
  • Adjustable Line Stretchers
  • Ear Plugs or Hearing Protector