Patent Number: 6,253,514

Title: Pre-cured caulk joint system

Abstract: A pre-cured caulk joint system including a joint having a width and opposite walls, an insert being formed of a flexible material and having a length and a width, and an adhesive. The width of the insert being greater than the width of the joint, the insert being received in the joint length-wise with the insert being compressed width-wise along its length, the insert having opposite walls, with one wall facing towards one wall of the joint, and the other wall of the insert facing towards the other wall of the joint, a channel being defined by each wall of the insert, and an adhesive being received in each wall of the insert for adhering the walls of the insert to the walls of the joint. In a second embodiment, a pre-cured caulk joint system including a joint being formed by two overlapping components and having a vertex, an overlay being formed of a flexible material and being placed over the joint and covering portions of both components of the joint, the overlay having channels, and an adhesive being received in each channel of the overlay for adhering the overlay to both of the components.

Inventors: Jobe; Mark (Redmond, WA), Tatley; Ronald D. (Edmonds, WA)

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International Classification: E04B 1/68 (20060101); E04B 001/68 ()

Expiration Date: 07/03/2018