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NAAWS 3.1 Errata – Current and effective through April 1, 2020

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Intro 3 AWMAC

Change address/phone to: PO Box 36525, RPO MacTaggart, Edmonton, AB T6R 0T4, 403-981-7300

07/16/18
Preface 20 Center Paragraph

Remove fourth paragraph starting with: “ NAAWS is offered in two . . .”

2049 07/17/17
Preface 22 Left Column Header

Change header text from “NORTH AMERICAN ARCHITECTURAL WOODWORK STANDARDS” to “DIMENSIONAL CHANGE IN ARCHITECTURAL MILLWORK

2088 01/01/18
01 33 1.4.4.5.1

Remove duplicate Item 1.4.4.5.1 located approximately 1/3rd down the left-hand column.

2027 & 2047 07/17/17
01 33 1.4.4.5.1.8

Correct text to read: Solid phenolic. core.

2096 01/01/18
01 33 1.4.4.6.1.1

Correct text to read: “1/4”=1’-0” (1:50 metric)”

07/17/17
01 33 1.4.4.6.1.2

Correct text to read: “3/8”=1’-0” (1:20 metric)”

07/17/17
01 33 1.4.4.6.1.3

Correct text to read: “1-1/2”=1’-0” (1:10 metric)”

07/17/17
01 33 1.4.4.6.1.4 Correct text to read: “3”=1’-0” (1:5 metric)” 07/17/17
01 34 1.4.5.1.2.1

Remove the text “(1:1)”.

07/17/17
01 34

1.4.5.1.2.1.1

Remove the text “, 1:2 ratio”.

07/17/17
01 34 1.4.5.1.2.2 Remove the text: “drawn to a minimum 3”= 1’-0” (1:5) scale” 07/17/17
01 35 1.4.5.1.2.5 Correct text to read: “1-1/2”=1’-0” (1:10 metric)” 07/17/17
01 35 1.4.5.1.2.5.1 Correct text to read: “3”=1’-0” (1:5 metric)” 07/17/17
01 35 1.4.5.1.2.6 Remove the text: “, minimum 1-1/2” = 1’-0” (1:10) scale,” 07/17/17
01 35 1.4.5.2.2.4 Remove the text: “, minimum 1-1/2” = 1’-0” (1:10) scale,” 07/17/17
01 36 1.4.5.4.2.3 Remove the text: “, minimum 1-1/2” = 1’-0” (1:10) scale,” 07/17/17
01 37 1.4.5.5.2.3 Add new Item 1.4.5.5.2.3.14 to read: “Shelf core, thickness and load rating. 2048 07/17/17
01 37 1.4.5.5.2.3 Correct text to read: “1/2”=1’-0” (1:30 metric)” 07/17/17
01 37 1.4.5.6.2.5 Correct text to read: “3”=1’-0” (1:5 metric)” 07/17/17
01 38 1.4.5.7.4.4 Remove the text: “in minimum 1-1/2” = 1’-0” (1:10) scale,” 07/17/17
03 57 Right-hand column At FIR, DOUGLAS heading, remove the text “cut edge” and replace with “edge cut”. 2043 07/17/17
04 121 4.4.13 Change incorrect ASTM D120-37-12 reference to “ASTM D 1037-12 2074 01/01/18
04 121 4.4.14 Change incorrect ASTM D120-37-12 reference to “ASTM D 1037-12 2074 01/01/18
05 144 5.5.1.2.5 Correct text to read: “. . . (decorative laminate, Solid Phenolic and panel products).’ By adding comma. 2095 01/01/18
06 167 6.4.5.1.1 Change text “finish” to “finished”. 2045 07/17/17
06 185 6.7.1.2.5 Correct text to read: “. . . (decorative laminate, Solid Phenolic and panel products).’ By adding comma. 2095 01/01/18
07 208 7.7.1.2.5 Correct text to read: “. . . (decorative laminate, Solid Phenolic and panel products).’ By adding comma. 2095 01/01/18
08 224 Figure 8-014 Remove “Figure: 8-014” and text: “For durability, the bottom edge of wall surfacing is edgebanded.” 2094 01/01/18
08 234 8.2.1 Change text to read: :. . . solid

phenolic composite and solid . . . “

2097 01/01/18
08 249 8.4.7.D.2.1 Correct spelling of “aluminium,” to “aluminum 2089 01/01/18
08 257 8.7.1.2.5 Correct text to read: “. . . (decorative laminate, Solid Phenolic and panel products).’ By adding comma. 2095 01/01/18
09 298 9.6.4.15.1.2 Change to read: “An additional hinge for each additional 30” (762 mm) or portion thereof in door height.” 2100 01/01/18
09 298 9.6.4.15.1.2.1 Remove this Item in its entirety. 2100 01/01/18
09 300 9.7.1.2.5 Correct text to read: “. . . (decorative laminate, Solid Phenolic and panel products).’ By adding comma. 2095 01/01/18
10 306 Center Column At LABORATORY CASEWORK heading, 2nd paragraph, remove duplicate text “s intended to assist design professionals in”. 2026 07/17/17
10 322 10.3.1 Change text to read: “. . . non premium priced standard non-directional pattern, color, . . .” 2073 01/01/18
10 322 10.3.1.1 Add new Item 10.3.1.1.2 reading: “Solid Phenolic casework shall be Premium Grade. 2098 01/01/18
10 332 10.4.7.8.7 Add new Item 10.4.7.8.7.2 to read: “Combination cores are not guaranteed against warping. 2036 07/17/17
10 337 10.4.7.12.2 Correct Dimension to: “. . . ¼” (6.4 mm) . . .” 2099 01/01/18
10 339 10.4.7.16.10.1.5.2 At FRENCH version only, change Item number to read: “10.4.7.17.10.1.5.2 2029 07/17/17
10 340-346 10.4.7.16.9 . . . Correct Item numbering to” “10.4.7.17.10 . . . 2030 & 2027 07/17/17
10 347 10.4.7.22.3.1.2 Change Text to read: “Exposed fasteners are not permitted at exposed exterior surfaces, except:” and add bullets for C & P. 2069 01/01/18
10 347 10.4.7.22.3.1.2 Add new Item 10.4.7.22.3.1.2.1 reading: “At access panels. 2069 01/01/18
10 347 10.4.7.22.3.1.3.2 Omit entirely. 2069 01/01/18
10 347 10.4.7.22.3.1.6.4 Correct Dimension to: “5” (127 mm) . . .” 2129 11/07/18
10 348 10.4.7.22.3.10+ Add of “Push Pocket” Joinery. n/a 04/01/20
10 349 10.4.7.22.4 Correct text to read: “. . . been independently (Federal or Provincial/State regulated university, collage or technical (post high school) school, or licensed testing facility) tested . . .” 2022 07/17/17
10 349 10.4.7.22.8.3 Move illustration overlaid on this page text to Item 10.4.7.23.8.3. 2061 07/17/17
10 356 10.4.5.B.2.4.1 Correct text to read: “. . . as the face and color, grain, or pattern match to Semi-exposed Surface. 2032 07/17/17
10 358 10.4.5.C Change red header text to read: “Applicable to Premium Grade Only 2090 01/01/18
10 358 10.4.7.C Change red header text to read: “Applicable to Premium Grade Only 2090 01/01/18
10 359 10.1.D.3.3 Change Item to read: “Countertops (work surfaces) 2101 & 2102 01/01/18
10 360 10.4.4.D.1.4 Change Item to read: “MECHANICAL CHASE ACCESS and CLOSURE PANELS at all base and peninsula cabinets, including drawer banks, and shall:” 2103 01/01/18
10 360 10.4.4.D.1.4.1 Change Item to read: “Be neatly cut within the back 2103 01/01/18
10 360 10.4.4.D.1.4.2 Change Item to read: “Be as large as practical without interfering with installation requirements.” 2103 01/01/18
10 360 10.4.4.D.1.4 Add new Item 10.4.4.D.4.3 reading: “Have removable closure panels, except: 2103 01/01/18
10 360 10.4.4.D.1.4 Add new Item 10.4.4.D.4.3.1 reading: “At full height drawer bank cabinets. 2103 01/01/18
10 362 10.6.4.5.4.4 Change Text to read: “Exposed fasteners at exposed exterior surfaces, except:” and add bullets for C & P. 2069 01/01/18
10 362 10.6.4.5.4.4 Add new Item 10.6.4.5.4.4.1 reading: “At access panels. 2069 01/01/18
10 364 10.6.4.10.2 Add new Item 10.6.4.10.2.3 to read: “Scribe ALLOWANCE shall not exceed 1-1/2” (38.1 mm) in width from cabinet body”. 2035 07/17/17
10 364 10.6.4.10.2 Add new Item 10.6.4.10.2.4 to read: “Where scribing is required at both ends of a cabinet run, it shall utilize the same type of scribing at each end and be uniform in scribing width not to exceed 20% in variance. 2034 07/17/17
10 364 10.6.4.10.2.2.3 Change text to read: “Are NOT ALLOWED”. 2054 07/17/17
10 365 10.6.4.12 Omit entirely. 2069 01/01/18
10 365 10.6.4.12.1 Omit entirely 2069 01/01/18
10 365 10.6.4.13.1 Add of “steel” to sheet metal blocking. n/a 04/01/20
10 370 10.6.4.E.1.1 Correction of “150” to “155”. 2145 04/01/20
10 372 10.6.4.E.4.3.2

Change “18” (610 mm)” to read: “18” (457 mm)”

2122 07/16/18
10 376 10.7.1.3.1 Relocated the “!” icon to Item 10.7.1.3.1. 2028 07/17/17
10 376 10.7.1.2.5 Correct text to read: “. . . (decorative laminate, Solid Phenolic and panel products).’ By adding comma. 2095 01/01/18
11 402 11.4.5.B.1 Change text to read: “. . . a minimum of .039” (0.99 mm) plus/minus 0.005″ (0.127 MM) in accordance with NEMA-LD3 (Latest edition), http.//nema.org, in thickness . . .” 2023 07/17/17
11 402 11.4.5B Add new Item: 11.4.5.B.4 reading: “Grained or patterned selections that require seams, shall be well matched within the limits of the grain or pattern selection.” with bullets for C & P 2093 01/01/18
11 409 11.4.7.E.5 Change text to read: “CANTILEVERED OVERHANGS with sub-top support, such as, (image), shall not exceed 6” (152 mm) for 3/4” (19 mm) thick, 12” (305 mm) for 1” (25.4 mm) thick or 16” (406 mm) for 1-1/4” (31.8 mm) material thickness whether in the front, back, or end 2092 01/01/18
11 411 11.4.7.F.8 Change text to read: “CANTILEVERED OVERHANGS with sub-top support, such as, (image) shall not exceed 6” (152 mm) for 2 cm (13/16” (20 mm)) thick material or 10” (254 mm) for 3 cm (1-1/8” (28.6 mm)) material thickness, whether in the front, back, or end. 2092 01/01/18
11 419 11.6.4.27.3 Change text to read: “CANTILEVERED OVERHANGS with or without a sub-top, shall not exceed: 2092 01/01/18
11 419 11.6.4.27.3 Add new Item 11.6.4.27.3.1 reading: ” 6” (152 mm) for 3/4” (19 mm) thick, 12” (305 mm) for 1” (25.4 mm) thick or 16” (406 mm) for 1-1/4” (31.8 mm) material thickness, whether in the front, back, or end. 2092 01/01/18
11 416 11.6.4.19.1 Change text to read: “Cutouts in HPDL shall have a minimum 1/4″ (6.4 mm) radius at inside corners.” 2070 01/01/18
11 419 11.6.4.25 Change Item numbering to: “11.6.4.27” including all subsequent sub items. 2091 01/01/18
11 419 11.6.4.25.3 Add new Item 11.6.4.27.3.2 reading: ” 6” (152 mm) for 2 cm (13/16” (20 mm)) thick material or 10” (254 mm) for 3 cm (1-1/8” (28.6 mm)) material thickness, whether in the front, back, or end. 2092 01/01/18
11 420 11.7.1.2.5 Correct text to read: “. . . (decorative laminate, Solid Phenolic and panel products).’ By adding comma.  2095 01/01/18
Appendix 435 Reference Source Listings

Change address/phone to: PO Box 36525, RPO MacTaggart, Edmonton, AB T6R 0T4, 403-981-7300

2049 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines At BASIC REQUIREMENTS, under “When intended for:” add new bulleted text line to read: “Climate controlled use DRY AREAS, water resistance is not required. 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines At TYPE I FULLY WATER PROOF (Exterior) header, add new line to read: “Polyurethane Reactive” with same properties as Epoxy and characteristics of: “Minimizes visible glue line. 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines At TYPE I FULLY WATER PROOF (Exterior) header, under PVA, change additional text to read: “. . . Acetate Proprietary)” 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines At TYPE II WATER RESISTANT (Interior), header, remove the line for PVC (Polyvinyl Chloride) adhesive. 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines At TYPE II WATER RESISTANT (Interior), add new line to read: “PVA (Polyvinyl Acetate Crosslinked)” with properties matching those of Urea Resin and the characteristics of: Dries almost clear. 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines Add new “NOT WATER RESISTANT (Interior)header. 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines Below NOT WATER RESISTANT (Interior) header add new line forPVA (Polyvinyl Acetate)” with same properties as Urea Resin and characteristics of: Carpenter’s Glue – White. 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines Below NON WATER RESISTANT (Interior) header add new line for “Aliphatic Resin” with same properties as Urea Resin and characteristics of: Carpenter’s Glue – Grey, Brown or Yellow. 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 438 Adhesive Usage Guidelines At foot notes, change first note to read: “. . . possible Type I & Type II rating.” 2051 07/17/17
Appendix 447 Adhesive Usage Guidelines At STRUCTURAL INTEGRITY TEST – WALL CABINET, PROCEDURE, change text to read: “. . . load the cabinet bottom, shelf, and top uniformly to 200 lbs. (90.7 kg) each, maximum total cabinet load shall not exceed 600 lbs. (272 kg). 2051 07/17/17
Rear Cover

Correct spelling of: “GLOSSARY”

07/16/18
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Errata des NNAMA 3.1 – À jour et en vigueur à compter du 1er avril 2020

Note: Items in highlighted rows are applicable only to the English version.

Chapitre Page L’item Modification en Errata Référence # Date en vigueur
Intro 3 AWMAC Changer adresse /téléphone pour :
PO Box 36525, RPO MacTaggart
Edmonton, AB T6R 0T4
403-981-7300
18/07/16
Préface 20 Colonne centrale