FIRE-RESISTANCE DESIGN

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BXUV - Fire Resistance Ratings - ANSI/UL 263

BXUV7 - Fire Resistance Ratings - CAN/ULC-S101 Certified for Canada

See General Information for Fire-resistance Ratings - ANSI/UL 263

See General Information for Fire Resistance Ratings - CAN/ULC-S101 Certified for Canada

Design No. L513

January 04, 2018

Unrestrained Assembly Rating — 1 Hr.

Finish Rating — 28 Min.

This design was evaluated using a load design method other than the Limit States Design Method (e.g., Working Stress Design Method). For jurisdictions employing the Limit States Design Method, such as Canada, a load restriction factor shall be used — See Guide BXUV or BXUV7

* Indicates such products shall bear the UL or cUL Certification Mark for jurisdictions employing the UL or cUL Certification (such as Canada), respectively.

    1. Subflooring — Min 3/4 in. thick wood structural panels, min grade "Underlayment" or "Single Floor". Face grain of plywood or strength axis of panels to be perpendicular to joists with joints staggered.
    2. Adhesive — Elastomeric adhesive per American Plywood Association Specification AFG-01, applied in 3/8 in. diam beads to top of joists and 1/4 in. diam beads to T& G panel joints.
    3. Battens — Nom 6 by 22-1/2 by 5/8 in. thick pieces of gypsum board (Item 11) centered under T & G panel joints and fastened with staples (Item 4) spaced 7 in. OC along each edge. The battens and staples (Item 4) are optional when any of the optional finish flooring systems are used.
    4. Staples — Formed of 16 SWG (0.062 in. thick) steel with 1-1/8 in. legs and 1/2 in. crown, driven flush with gypsum board batten strips.
    5. Finish Flooring System — (Optional) — One of the following flooring system may be used over the subflooring. If a finished flooring system is used, the batten strips and staples may be omitted.

    System No. 1

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Nom 0.030 in. thick commercial asphalt saturated felt.

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a minimum compressive strength of 1800 psi. Refer to manufacturer's instructions accompanying the material for specific mix design.

    UNITED STATES GYPSUM CO — Types LRK, HSLRK, CSD


    USG MEXICO S A DE C V — Types LRK, HSLRK, CSD


    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) - Floor mat material loose laid over the subfloor. Refer to manufacturer's instructions regarding the minimum thickness of floor topping over each floor mat material.

    UNITED STATES GYPSUM CO — Types SAM, LEVELROCK® Brand Sound Reduction Board, LEVELROCK® Brand Floor Underlayment SRM-25


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom 3/8 in. thick floor mat material loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be as specified under Floor Topping Mixture.

    GRASSWORX L L C — Type SC50


    Alternate Floor Mat Material* — (Optional) - Floor mat material nominal 3/8 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping shall be a min 3/4 in. thick.

    System No. 2

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 1-1/2 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a min compressive strength of 1000 psi and a cast density of 100 plus or minus 5 pcf. Foam concentrate mixed 40:1 by volume with water and expanded at 100 psi through nozzle. Mixture shall consist of 1.4 cu feet of preformed foam concentrate to 94 lbs Type I Portland cement, 300 lbs of sand with 5-1/2 gal of water.

    ELASTIZELL CORP OF AMERICA — Type FF


    System No. 3

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Nom 0.030 in. thick commercial asphalt saturated felt.

    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material nom 5/64 in. (2 mm) thick adhered to subfloor with Hacker Floor Primer. Primer to be applied to the surface of the mat prior to the placement of a min 1 in. of floor-topping mixture.

    ECORE INTERNATIONAL INC — Type QTscu 4002


    HACKER INDUSTRIES INC — Type Hacker Sound-Mat


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials — (Optional) — Floor mat material nom 1/4 in. (6 mm) thick adhered to subfloor with Hacker Floor Primer. Primer to be applied to the surface of the mat prior to the placement of a min 1-1/4 in. (32 mm) of floor-topping mixture.

    ECORE INTERNATIONAL INC — Type QTrbm 3006-3


    HACKER INDUSTRIES INC — Type Hacker Sound-Mat II.


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials — (Optional) — Floor mat material nom 1/8 in. (3 mm) thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a min of 3/4 in. (19 mm)

    HACKER INDUSTRIES INC — FIRM-FILL SCM 125


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials — (Optional) — Floor mat material nom 1/4 in. (6 mm) thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a min of 1 in. (25 mm)

    HACKER INDUSTRIES INC — Type FIRM-FILL SCM 250, Quiet Qurl 55/025


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials — (Optional) — Floor mat material nom 3/8 in. (10 mm) thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a min of 1-1/4 in. (32 mm)

    HACKER INDUSTRIES INC — FIRM-FILL SCM 400, Quiet Qurl 60/040


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials — (Optional) — Floor mat material nom 3/4 in. (19 mm) thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a min of 1-1/2 in. (38 mm)

    HACKER INDUSTRIES INC — Type FIRM-FILL SCM 750, Quiet Qurl 65/075


    Metal Lath (Optional) — For use with 3/8 in. (10 mm) floor mat materials, 3/8 in. expanded steel diamond mesh, 3.4 lbs/sq yd placed over the floor mat material. Hacker Floor Primer to be applied prior to the placement of the metal lath. When metal lath is used, floor topping thickness a nom 1-1/4 in. over the floor mat.

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a min compressive strength of 1100 psi. Mixture shall consist of 6.8 gal of water to 80 lbs of floor topping mixture to 1.9 cu ft of sand.

    HACKER INDUSTRIES INC — Firm-Fill Gypsum Concrete, Firm-Fill 2010, Firm-Fill 4010, Firm-Fill High Strength, Gyp-Span Radiant, Firm-Fill 3310


    System No. 4

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Nom 0.030 in. thick commercial asphalt saturated felt.

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 1-1/2 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a min compressive strength of 1000 psi and a cast density of 105 plus or minus 5 pcf. Foam concentrate mixed 40:1 by volume with water and expanded at 100 psi through nozzle. Mixture shall consist of 1.2 cu feet of preformed foam concentrate to 94 lbs Type I Portland cement, 300 lbs of sand with 5-1/2 gal of water.

    AERIX INDUSTRIES — Floor Topping Mix


    System No. 5

    Deleted

    System No. 6

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a min compressive strength of 1000 psi. Mixture shall consist of 5 to 8 gal of water to 80 lbs of floor topping mixture to 2.1 cu ft of sand.

    ULTRA QUIET FLOORS — UQF-A, UQF-Super Blend, UQF-Plus 200


    System No. 7

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Nom 0.030 in. thick commercial asphalt saturated felt.

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a minimum compressive strength of 1500 psi. Refer to manufacturer's instructions accompanying the material for specific mix design.

    MAXXON CORP — Type D-C, GC, GC 2000, L-R, T-F, CT, SS


    RAPID FLOOR SYSTEMS — Type RF, RFP, RFU, Ortecrete


    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material loose laid over the subfloor. Refer to manufacturer's instructions regarding the minimum thickness of floor topping over each floor mat material.

    MAXXON CORP — Type Acousti-Mat I, Acousti-Mat II, Acousti-Mat II HP, Enkasonic 9110, Enkasonic 9110 HP, Acousti-Mat 3, Acousti-Mat 3 HP, Acousti-Mat LP, Acousti-Mat LP-R, Acousti-Mat SD.


    Floor Mat Reinforcement — (Optional) - Refer to manufacturer's instructions regarding minimum thickness of floor topping over each floor mat material, primers, and use of crack suppression reinforcement.

    MAXXON CORP — Crack Suppression Mat (CSM) or Maxxon Reinforcement (MR)


    Metal Lath — (Optional - For use with or as an alternate to Crack Suppression Mat (CSM) or Maxxon Reinforcement (MR)) — 3/8 in. expanded galvanized steel diamond mesh, 3.4 lbs/sq yd loose laid over the floor mat material. Floor topping thickness shall be min 1-1/2 in.

    System No. 8

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a min compressive strength of 1000 psi. Refer to manufacturer's instructions accompanying the material for specific mix design.

    FORMULATED MATERIALS LLC — Types FR-25, FR-30, and SiteMix


    Alternate Floor Mat Material* — (Optional) Floor mat material nominal 2 - 9.5 mm thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping shall be a min of 3/4 in.

    FORMULATED MATERIALS LLC — Types M1, M2, M3, R1, and R2


    System No. 9

    Finish Floor — Mineral and Fiber Board* — Min 1/2 in. thick, supplied in sizes ranging from 3 ft by 4 ft to 8 ft by 12 ft. All joints to be staggered a min of 12 in. with adjacent sub-floor joints.

    HOMASOTE CO — Type 440-32 Mineral and Fiber Board


    System No. 10

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a min compressive strength of 1000 psi. Refer to manufacturer's instructions accompanying the material for specific mix design.

    ALLIED CUSTOM GYPSUM — Accu-Crete types NexGen, Green, Prime, B, M, and PrePour, AccuRadiant, AccuLevel types G40, G50 and SD30


    Alternate Floor Mat Material* — (Optional) - Floor mat material nominal 2 - 9.5 mm thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping shall be a min of 3/4 in.

    ALLIED CUSTOM GYPSUM — AccuQuiet types P80, C40, D13, D-18, D25, DX38, EM.125, EM.125S, EM.250, EM.250S, EM.375, EM.375S, EM.750, and EM.750S.


    System No. 11

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Nom 0.030 in. thick commercial asphalt saturated felt.

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — 3/4 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a min compressive strength of 2100 psi. Refer to manufacturer's instructions accompanying the material for specific mix design.

    System No. 12

    Subflooring — Min 15/32 in. thick wood structural panels, min grade "C-D" or "Sheathing". Face grain of plywood or strength axis of panels to be perpendicular to the joists with joints staggered.

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Commercial asphalt saturated felt, 0.030 in. thick.

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Nom 0.010 in. thick commercial rosin-sized building paper.

    Finish Flooring* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of any Floor Topping Mixture bearing the UL Classification Marking as to Fire Resistance. See Floor- and Roof-Topping Mixtures (CCOX) category for names of Classified Companies.

    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom. 1/4 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 3/4 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Type Quiet Qurl 55/025 and Quiet Qurl 55/025 N


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material Nom. 3/8 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Type Quiet Qurl 60/040 and Quiet Qurl 60/040 N


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material Nom. 3/4 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1-1/2 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Type Quiet Qurl 65/075, Quiet Qurl 65/075 N


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material Nom. 1/8 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 3/4 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Type Quiet Qurl 52/013 and Quiet Qurl 52/013 N


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material Nom. 1/4 in. entangled net core with a compressible fabric attached to the bottom loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Quiet Qurl 55/025 MT and Quiet Qurl 55/025 N MT


    System No. 13

    Subflooring — Min 23/32 in. thick T&G wood structural panels, min grade "Underlayment" or "Single-Floor". Face grain of plywood or strength axis of panels to be perpendicular to the trusses with end joints staggered 4 ft. Panels secured to trusses with construction adhesive and No. 6d ringed shank nails spaced 12 in. OC along each truss. Staples having equal or greater withdrawal and lateral resistance strength may be substituted for the 6d nails.

    Gypsum Board* — One layer of nom 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide gypsum board, installed with long dimension perpendicular to joists. Gypsum board secured with 1 in. long No. 6 Type W bugle head steel screws spaced 12 in. OC and located a min of 1-1/2 in. from side and end joints. The joints of the gypsum board are to be staggered a minimum of 12 inches from the joints of the subfloor.

    GEORGIA-PACIFIC GYPSUM L L C — Type DS


    Floor Mat Materials* — (As an alternate to the single layer gypsum board) — Floor mat material loose laid over the subfloor.

    MAXXON CORP — Type Acousti-Mat I, Acousti-Mat II, Acousti-Mat II HP, Acousti-Mat 3, Acousti-Mat 3 HP, Enkasonic 9110, Enkasonic 9110 HP, Acousti-Mat LP, Acousti-Mat LP-R.


    Gypsum Board* — (For use when floor mat is used) Two layers of nom 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide gypsum board, installed with long dimension perpendicular to joists on top of the floor mat material. Gypsum board secured to each other with 1 in. long No. 6 Type G bugle head steel screws spaced 12 in. OC and located a min of 1-1/2 in. from side and end joints. The joints of the gypsum board are to be staggered a minimum of 12 inches in between layers and from the joints of the subfloor.

    GEORGIA-PACIFIC GYPSUM L L C — Type DS


    System No. 14

    Finish Flooring — Floor Topping Mixture* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of floor topping mixture having a min compressive strength of 1000 psi. Refer to manufacturer's instructions accompanying the material for specific mix design.

    DEPENDABLE LLC — GSL M3.4, GSL K2.6, GSL-CSD and GSL RH.


    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom. 1/4 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 3/4 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Type Quiet Qurl 55/025 and Quiet Qurl 55/025 N


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material Nom. 3/8 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Type Quiet Qurl 60/040 and Quiet Qurl 60/040 N


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material Nom. 3/4 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1-1/2 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Type Quiet Qurl 65/075, Quiet Qurl 65/075 N


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material Nom. 1/8 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 3/4 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Type Quiet Qurl 52/013 and Quiet Qurl 52/013 N


    Alternate Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material Nom. 1/4 in. entangled net core with a compressible fabric attached to the bottom loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1 in.

    KEENE BUILDING PRODUCTS CO INC — Quiet Qurl 55/025 MT and Quiet Qurl 55/025 N MT


    System No. 15

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Commercial asphalt saturated felt, 0.030 in. thick.

    Vapor Barrier — (Optional) — Nom 0.010 in. thick commercial rosin-sized building paper.

    Finish Flooring* — Min 3/4 in. thickness of any Floor Topping Mixture bearing the UL Classification Marking as to Fire Resistance. See Floor- and Roof-Topping Mixtures (CCOX) category for names of Classified Companies.

    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom 3/32 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 3/4 in.

    PLITEQ INC — Type GenieMat RST02


    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom 3/16 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 3/4 in.

    PLITEQ INC — Type GenieMat FF04


    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom 1/4 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 3/4 in.

    PLITEQ INC — Type GenieMat FF06


    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom 3/8 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1 in.

    PLITEQ INC — Type GenieMat FF10


    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom 3/4 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1-1/2 in.

    PLITEQ INC — Type GenieMat FF17


    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Nom 1 in. thick loose laid over the subfloor. Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1-1/2 in.

    PLITEQ INC — Type GenieMat FF25


    System No. 16

    Finish Flooring* — Floor Topping Materials — Min 3/4 in. to 1-1/2 in. thickness of any Floor Topping Mixture bearing the UL Classification Marking as to Fire Resistance with a minimum compressive strength of 1500 psi.

      See Floor- and Roof-Topping Mixtures (CCOX) category for names of Classified Companies.

    Floor Mat Materials* — (Optional) — Floor mat material nom 1/8 in. to 3/4 in. thick. Loose laid over the subfloor. When used, Acousti-flor CSM (crack suppression mat) is loose laid over the floor mat material. Floor topping material thickness is dependent on thickness of floor mat used.

    WALFLOR INDUSTRIES INC — Type Acousti-flor, Acousti-flor CSM. Floor topping thickness depends on products used as follows:


    Acousti-flor (1/8 in. thick) - Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 3/4 in.

    Acousti-flor (1/4 in. thick) - Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1 in.

    Acousti-flor (3/8 in. thick) - Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1 in.

    Acousti-flor (3/4 in. thick) - Floor topping thickness shall be a minimum of 1-1/2 in.

    Metal Lath — (Optional) — Expanded steel diamond mesh, 2.5 lb / sq yd loose laid over floor mat material.
    Fiberglass Mesh Reinforcement — (Optional) — Coated non-woven glass fiber mesh grid loose laid over floor mat material.
    6. Wood Joists — Min 2 by 10, spaced 24 in. OC and effectively fireblocked in accordance with local codes.
    7. Horizontal Bridging — Used in same joist bay as ceiling damper (Item 8), when ceiling damper is employed. Wood 2 by 4 in. secured between joists with nails.
    8. Ceiling Damper* — (Optional) — Max nom area shall be 198 sq in. Max rectangular size shall be 12 in. wide by 16-1/2 in. long. Max height of damper shall be 8-3/4 in. Aggregate damper openings shall not exceed 99 sq in. per 100 sq ft of ceiling area. Damper installed in accordance with the manufacturers installation instructions provided with the damper. A steel grille (Item 12) shall be installed in accordance with installation instructions.

    AIR KING VENTILATION PRODUCTS — Series AS, Series AK


    AIR MANAGEMENT INC — Models AMI-50-CD-WG-B, AMI-50-CD-WG-B/VC


    CENTRAL VENTILATION SYSTEMS CO L L C — Models C-S/R-HC(-A), C-RD-HC(-A)


    GREENHECK FAN CORP — Model CRD-1WJ


    METAL-FAB INC — Models MSCDHC, MRCDHC


    METAL INDUSTRIES INC — Models CD-S/R-HC, CD-S/R-HC-A, CD-RD-HC, CD-RD-HC-A


    METROPOLITAN AIR TECHNOLOGY — Model C-S/R-HC


    NCA MFG INC — Models CD-S/R-HC, CD-S/R-HC-A, CD-RD-HC, CD-RD-HC-A


    PRICE INDUSTRIES LTD — Models CD-S/R-HC, CD-RD-HC


    RUSKIN COMPANY — Model CFD7


    UNITED ENERTECH CORP — Models C-S/R-HC(-A), C-RD-HC(-A)


    9. Batts and Blankets* — (Optional, Not Shown) — For use with Steel Framing Members* (Item 10C) and Gypsum Board* (Item 11A) - Any thickness mineral wool or glass fiber insulation bearing the UL Classification Marking for Surface Burning Characteristics, having a flame spread index of 25 or less and a smoke spread index of 50 or less. Insulation fitted in the concealed space, draped over steel framing members/gypsum board ceiling membrane.
    9A. Batts and Blankets* — For Use With Items 10G and 11C — Glass fiber insulation draped over the resilient channel/gypsum panel ceiling membrane. Max. 3-1/2 in. thickness of glass fiber insulation bearing the UL Classification Marking as to Surface Burning Characteristics and/or Fire Resistance having a min. density of 0.5 pcf.
    9B. Batts and Blankets* — (Optional, Not Shown) — For use with Steel Framing Members* (specifically Item 10K) and Gypsum Board* (specifically Item 11D) - min. 3-1/2 in. thick min. density 0.9 lb/ft3 unfaced fiberglass batt insulation bearing the UL Classification Marking for Surface Burning Characteristics, having a flame spread value of 25 or less and a smoke spread value of 50 or less. Insulation fitted in the concealed space, draped over steel framing members/gypsum board ceiling membrane and light fixture protection.
    10. Resilient Channels — Formed of No. 25 MSG galv steel spaced 16 in. OC perpendicular to joists. Channels butted at splice, centered on joist and fastened to each joist with 1-7/8 in. long 6d cement-coated nails. Additional resilient channels positioned so as to coincide with end joints of gypsum board (Item 11), spaced 8 in. from other channels. Additional channels shall extend beyond each side edge of board. As an alternate to the resilient furring channels, Steel Framing Members* (Item 10A, 10B, 10C or 10D) may be used.
    10A. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Item 10, main runners nom 12 ft long spaced 48 in. OC. Cross tees nom 4 ft long installed perpendicular to main runners and spaced 16 in. OC. Additional cross tees located 8 in. from and on each side of gypsum board end joints. Main runners suspended by min 12 SWG galv steel hanger wires spaced 48 in. OC. Hanger wires to be located adjacent to main runner/cross tee intersections. Hanger wires wrapped and twist-tied on 16d nails driven into the side of joists at least 5 in. above the joist bottom face.

    ROXUL USA INC. D/B/A ROCKFON — Types 650, 650C, 670, 670C


    10B Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10 and 10A, main runners nom 12 ft long, spaced 48 in. OC. Ends of main runners at walls to rest on wall angle, without attachment, with 1/2 to 3/4 in. end clearance. Primary cross tees (1-1/2 in. wide across flange) or cross channels, nom 4 ft long, installed perpendicular to main runners and spaced 16 in. OC. Additional primary cross tees or cross channels required at each gypsum board end joint and 8 in. from and on each side of gypsum board end joint.

    ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUSTRIES INC — Type DFR-8000


    10C. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10, 10A and 10B, main runners, cross tees, cross channels and wall angle as listed below:
      a. Main Runners — Nom 10 or 12 ft. long, 15/16 in. or 1-1/2 in. wide face, spaced 4 ft OC. Main runners suspended by min 12 SWG galv steel hanger wires spaced 48 in. OC. Hanger wires to be located adjacent to main runner/cross tee intersections. Hanger wires wrapped and twist-tied on 16d nails driven in to the side of joists at least 5 in. above the bottom face.
      b. Cross Tees — Nom 4 ft. long, 1-1/2 in. wide face, installed perpendicular to the main runners, spaced 16 in. OC. When Batts and Blankets* (Item 9) are used, cross tees spaced 16 in. OC. Additional cross tees or cross channels used at 8 in. from each side of butted gypsum board end joints. The cross tees or cross channels may be riveted or screw attached to the wall angle or channel to facilitate the ceiling installation.
      c. Cross Channels — Nom 4 ft. long, installed perpendicular to main runners, spaced 16 in. OC. When Batts and Blankets* (Item 9) are used, cross channels spaced 16 in. OC.
      d. Wall Angle or Channel — Painted or galv steel angle with 1 in. legs or channel with 1 in. legs, 1-9/16 in. deep attached to walls at perimeter of ceiling with fasteners 16 in. OC. To support steel framing member ends and for screw-attachment of the gypsum board.

      CGC INC — Type DGL or RX.


      USG INTERIORS LLC — Type DGL or RX.


    10D. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10, 10A, 10B and 10C, furring channels and Steel Framing Members* as described below:
      a. Furring Channels — Formed of No. 25 MSG galv steel, 2-9/16 in. or 2-23/32 in. wide by 7/8 in. deep, spaced 24 in. OC perpendicular to joists. Channels secured to joists as described in Item b. Ends of adjoining channels overlapped 6 in. and tied together with double strand of No. 18 SWG galv steel wire near each end of overlap.
      b. Steel Framing Members* — Used to attach furring channels (Item a) to joists (Item 6). Clips spaced 48 in. OC., RSIC-1 and RSIC-1 (2.75) clips secured to alternating joists with No. 8 x 2-1/2 in. coarse drywall screw through the center grommet. RSIC-V and RSIC-V (2.75) clips secured to alternating joists with No. 8 x 1-1/2 in. coarse drywall screw through the center hole. Furring channels are friction fitted into clips. RSIC-1 and RSIC-V clips for use with 2-9/16 in. wide furring channels. RSIC-1 (2.75) and RSIC-V (2.75) clips for use with 2-23/32 in. wide furring channels. Adjoining channels are overlapped as described in Item a. As an alternate, ends of adjoining channels may be overlapped 6 in. and secured together with two self-tapping No. 6 framing screws, min 7/16 in. long at the midpoint of the overlap, with one screw on each flange of the channel. Additional clips required to hold furring channel that supports the gypsum board butt joints, as described in Item 11.

      PAC INTERNATIONAL L L C — Types RSIC-1, RSIC-V, RSIC-1 (2.75), RSIC-V (2.75)


    10E. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10, 10A, 10B, 10C and 10D. For use in corridors or rooms having a maximum width dimension of 14 ft. Steel framing members consist of grid runners, locking angle wall molding and hanger bars. Locking angle wall molding secured to walls with steel nails or screws spaced max 24 in. OC. Slots of locking angle wall molding parallel with hanger bars to be aligned with tabbed cutouts in bottom edge of hanger bars. Hanger bars spaced max 50 in. OC and suspended with No. 12 AWG steel hanger wires spaced max 48 in. OC. Adjoining lengths of hanger bar to overlap 12 in. and to be secured together and suspended by a shared hanger wire. A min clearance of 1/4 in. shall be maintained between the ends of the hanger bars and the walls. Grid runners cut-to-length and installed perpendicular to hanger bars and spaced max 16 in. OC with additional grid runners installed 8 in. OC at gypsum board end joints. Grid runners parallel with walls to be spaced max 16 in. from wall. Ends of grid runners to rest on and engage slots of locking angle wall molding with a clearance of 3/8 in. to 1/2 in. maintained between each end of the grid runner and the wall. Bulb of grid runner to be captured by tabbed cutouts in bottom edge of hanger bars.

    ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUSTRIES INC — Type DFR-8000-SS


    10F. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10, 10A, 10B, 10C, 10D and 10E. Main runners nom 12 ft long, spaced 72 in. OC. Cross tees, nom 6 ft long, installed perpendicular to main runners and spaced 24 in. OC. Additional 6 ft long cross tees required at each gypsum board end joint with butted gypsum board end joints centered between cross tees spaced 8 in. OC. The main runners and cross tees may be riveted or screw-attached to the wall angle or channel to facilitate the ceiling installation.

    ARMSTRONG WORLD INDUSTRIES INC — Type DFR-8000


    10G. Resilient Channels — Resilient channels, formed from No. 25 MSG galv steel and shaped as shown, spaced 12 in. OC perpendicular to joist. Channels overlapped 4 in. at splices and secured to each joist with 1-1/4 in. Type S screws. Min end clearance of channels to wall to be 1/2 in. Additional resilient channels positioned so as to coincide with end joints of gypsum board (Item 11B and 11C). Channels oriented opposite at wallboard butt joints spaced 6 in. OC.
    10H. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10, 10A, 10B, 10C, 10D, 10E, 10F, 10G furring channels and Steel Framing Members* as described below:
      a. Furring Channels — Formed of No. 25 MSG galv steel, 2-3/8 in. wide by 7/8 in. deep, spaced 24 in. OC perpendicular to joists. Channels secured to joists as described in Item b. Ends of adjoining channels overlapped 6 in. and tied together with double strand of No. 18 SWG galv steel wire near each end of overlap.
      b. Steel Framing Members* — Used to attach furring channels (Item a) to joists (Item 6). Clips spaced 48 in. OC., GenieClips secured to alternating joists with No. 8 x 2-1/2 in. coarse drywall screw through the center grommet. Furring channels are friction fitted into clips. Adjoining channels are overlapped as described in Item a. As an alternate, ends of adjoining channels may be overlapped 6 in. and secured together with two self-tapping No. 6 framing screws, min 7/16 in. long at the midpoint of the overlap, with one screw on each flange of the channel. Additional clips required to hold furring channel that supports the gypsum board butt joints, as described in Item 11.

      PLITEQ INC — Type GENIECLIP


    10I. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10-10H, furring channels and Steel Framing Members as described below.
      a. Furring Channels — Formed of No. 25 MSG galv steel, 2-5/8 in. wide by 7/8 in deep, spaced 24 in OC, perpendicular to joists. Channels secured to joists as described in Item b.
      b. Steel Framing Members* — Used to attach furring channels (Item a) to the wood joists (Item 2). Clips spaced at 48" OC and secured to the bottom of the joists with one 2 in. Coarse Drywall Screw with 1 in. diam washer through the center hole. Furring channels are then friction fitted into clips. Ends of channels are overlapped 6" and tied together with double strand of No. 18 AWG galvanized steel wire. Additional clips are required to hold the Gypsum Butt joints as described in Item 11.

      STUDCO BUILDING SYSTEMS — RESILMOUNT Sound Isolation Clips - Type A237 or A237R


    10J. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10 through 10I - Main runners nom 12 ft long, spaced 72 in. OC. Main runners suspended by min 12 SWG galv steel hanger wires spaced 48 in. OC. Cross tees, nom 6 ft long, installed perpendicular to main runners and spaced 24 in. OC. Additional 6 ft long cross tees required at each gypsum board end joint with butted gypsum board end joints centered between cross tees spaced 8 in. OC. The main runners and cross tees may be riveted or screw attached to the wall angle or channel to facilitate the ceiling installation.

    USG INTERIORS LLC — Type DGL or RX.


    10K. Steel Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10 through 10J - Main runners nom 12 ft long, spaced 48 in. OC. Cross tees, nom 4 ft. long, installed perpendicular to main runners and spaced 24 in. OC. Additional 4 ft. long cross tees required at 6 in. from each side of butted gypsum board end joints. When Batts and Blankets* (Item 9B) are used, cross tees spaced 16 in. OC with additional cross tees 8 in. away from each side of butted gypsum board end joints. The cross tees shall be riveted with 1/8 in. dia. rivets to the wall angle and to the main tee where the cross tee does not align with slot in the main tee. Galvanized steel wall angle with 1-1/2 in. legs attached to walls at perimeter of ceiling with fasteners at 16 in. OC. to support steel framing member ends and for screw-attachment of the gypsum board.

    CERTAINTEED CORP — Types DWS12-13-20, DWS4.16-13-20, DWS4-13-20, DWS2-13-20, DWS2.16-13-20 and DWA1.5-1.5


    10L. Framing Members* — (Not Shown) — As an alternate to Items 10 through 10K. Main runners nom 12 ft long, spaced 72 in. OC. Main runners suspended by min 12 SWG galv steel hanger wires spaced 48 in. OC. Cross tees, nom 6 ft long, installed perpendicular to main runners and spaced 24 in. OC. Additional 6 ft long cross tees required at each gypsum board end joint with butted gypsum board end joints centered between cross tees spaced 8 in. OC. The main runners and cross tees may be riveted or screw attached to the wall angle or channel to facilitate the ceiling installation.

    ROXUL USA INC. D/B/A ROCKFON — Type 670C


    11. Gypsum Board* — Nom 5/8 in. thick by 4 ft wide gypsum board. When resilient channels (Item 10) are used, gypsum board installed with long dimension perpendicular to resilient channels and edge joints located between wood joists. Gypsum board secured to resilient channels with 1 or 1-1/4 in. long Type S bugle head screws spaced 12 in. OC in field and 8 in. OC along end joints. End joints of gypsum board similarly fastened to additional resilient channels positioned at end joint locations. Screws located 3/4 in. from side joints and 1/2 in. from end joints.

    When Steel Framing Members* (Items 10A, 10B or 10C) are used, gypsum board installed with long dimension perpendicular to cross tees with side joints centered along main runners and end joints centered along cross tees. Gypsum board secured to cross tees with 1 in. long Type S bugle head screws spaced 12 in. OC in the field and 8 in. OC along end joints. Gypsum board also secured to main runners with 1 in. long Type S bugle head screws midway between cross tees. Screws along sides and ends of boards spaced 3/4 to 1/2 in. from board edge. End joints of the sheets shall be staggered with spacing between joints on adjacent boards not less than 4 ft OC.

    When Steel Framing Members* (Items 10D, 10H) are used, gypsum board installed with long dimension perpendicular to furring channels and side joints of sheet located beneath joists. Nom 1 or 1-1/4 in. long Type S bugle head screws are driven through channel spaced 12 in. OC in the field. Gypsum board butt joints shall be staggered min. 2 ft. within the assembly, and occur between the main furring channels. At the gypsum board butt joints, each end of each gypsum board shall be supported by a single length of furring channel equal to the width of the gypsum board plus 6 in. on each end. The two furring channels shall be spaced approximately 3-1/2 in. OC, and be attached to underside of the joist with one clip at each end of the channel. Screw spacing along the butt joint to attach the wallboard to the furring channels shall be 8 in. OC.

    When alternate Steel Framing Members* (Item 10E) are used, gypsum board sheets installed with long dimension (side joints) perpendicular to the grid runners with the end joints staggered min 4 ft and centered between grid runners which are spaced 8 in. OC. Prior to installation of the gypsum board sheets, backer strips consisting of nom 7-3/4 in. wide by 48 in. long pieces of gypsum board are to be laid atop the grid runner flanges and centered over each butted end joint location. The backer strips are to be secured to the flanges of the grid runners at opposite corners of the backer strip to prevent the backer strips from being uplifted during screw-attachment of the gypsum board sheets. Gypsum board fastened to grid runners with drywall screws spaced 1 in. and 4 in. from the side joints and max 8 in. OC in the field of the board. The butted end joints are to be secured to the backer strip with No. 10 by 1-1/2 in. long Type G laminating screws located 1 in. from each side of the butted end joint and spaced 1 in. and 4 in. from the side joints and max 8 in. OC in the field of the board.

    When alternate Steel Framing Members* (Item 10F) are used, gypsum board sheets installed with long dimension (side joints) perpendicular to the 6 ft long cross tees with the end joints staggered min 4 ft and centered between cross tees which are spaced 8 in. OC. Gypsum board side joints may occur beneath or between main runners. Prior to installation of the gypsum board sheets, backer strips consisting of nom 7-3/4 in. wide pieces of gypsum board are to be laid atop the cross tee flanges and centered over each butted end joint location. The backer strips are to be secured to the flanges of the cross tees at opposite corners of the backer strip to prevent the backer strips from being uplifted during screw-attachment of the gypsum board sheets. Gypsum board fastened to cross tees with drywall screws spaced 1 in. and 4 in. from the side joints and max 8 in. OC in the field of the board. The butted end joints are to be secured to the backer strip with No. 10 by 1-1/2 in. long Type G laminating screws located 1 in. from each side of the butted end joint and spaced 1 in. and 4 in. from the side joints and max 8 in. OC in the field of the board.

    When Steel Framing Members (Item 10I) are used, one layer of nom 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide gypsum board is installed with long dimensions perpendicular to furring channels. Gypsum board secured to furring channels with nom 1 in. long Type S bugle-head steel screws spaced 8 in. OC in the field of the board. Gypsum board butted end joints shall be staggered minimum 48 in. and centered over main furring channels. At the gypsum board butt joints, each end of each gypsum board shall be supported by a single length of furring channel equal to the width of the gypsum board plus 3 in. on each end. The two support furring channels shall be spaced approximately 3 in. in from joint. Screw spacing along the gypsum board butt joint and along both additional channels shall be 8 in. OC. Additional screws shall be placed in the adjacent section of gypsum board into the aforementioned 3 in. extension of the extra butt joint channels as well as into the main channel that runs between. Butt joint furring channels shall be attached with one RESILMOUNT Sound Isolation Clip at each end of the channel.

    When alternate Steel Framing Members* (Item 10J and 10L) are used, gypsum board sheets installed with long dimension (side joints) perpendicular to the 6 ft long cross tees with the end joints staggered min 4 ft and centered between cross tees which are spaced 8 in. OC. Gypsum board side joints may occur beneath or between main runners. Prior to installation of the gypsum board sheets, backer strips consisting of nom 7-3/4 in. wide pieces of gypsum board are to be laid atop the cross tee flanges and centered over each butted end joint location. The backer strips are to be secured to the flanges of the cross tees at opposite corners of the backer strip with hold down clips to prevent the backer strips from being uplifted during screw-attachment of the gypsum board sheets. Gypsum board fastened to cross tees with 1 in. drywall screws spaced 1 in. and 4 in. from the side joints and max 8 in. OC in the field of the board. The butted end joints are to be secured to the backer strip with No. 10 by 1-1/2 in. long Type G laminating screws located 1 in. from each side of the butted end joint and spaced 1 in. and 4 in. from the side joints and max 8 in. OC in the field of the board.

    AMERICAN GYPSUM CO — Type AG-C


    CERTAINTEED GYPSUM INC — Type FRPC or SF3, or Type C


    CGC INC — Type C


    CONTINENTAL BUILDING PRODUCTS OPERATING CO, L L C — Type LGFC-C/A


    GEORGIA-PACIFIC GYPSUM L L C — Types 5, C, DAPC, TG-C


    NATIONAL GYPSUM CO — Types eXP-C, FSK-C, FSW-C, FSW-G


    PABCO BUILDING PRODUCTS L L C, DBA PABCO GYPSUM — Type C, PG-3 or PG-C


    PANEL REY S A — Types PRC, PRC2


    THAI GYPSUM PRODUCTS PCL — Type C


    UNITED STATES GYPSUM CO — Type C


    USG BORAL DRYWALL SFZ LLC — Type C


    USG MEXICO S A DE C V — Type C


    11A. Gypsum Board* — For use when Batts and Blankets* (Item 9) and Steel Framing Members* (Item 10C) are used. Nom 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide gypsum board installed with long dimension perpendicular to cross tees with side joints centered along main runners and end joints centered along cross tees. Fastened to cross tees with 1 in. long Type S bugle head screws spaced 8 in. OC in the field and 8 in. OC along end joints. Fastened to main runners with 1 in. long Type S bugle head screws spaced midway between cross tees. Screws along sides and ends of boards spaced 3/8 to 1/2 in. from board edge. End joints of the sheets shall be staggered with spacing between joints on adjacent boards not less than 4 ft OC.

    CGC INC — Type C


    UNITED STATES GYPSUM CO — Type C


    USG BORAL DRYWALL SFZ LLC — Type C


    USG MEXICO S A DE C V — Type C


    11B. Gypsum Board* — For use when Batts and Blankets* (Item 9) and Resilient Channels (Item 10G) are used. Nom 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide gypsum board installed with long dimension perpendicular to resilient channels. Nom 1 in. long No. Type S bugle head screws are driven through channel spaced 8 in. OC. End joints of gypsum board similarly fastened to additional resilient channels positioned at end joint locations.

    CERTAINTEED GYPSUM INC — Type C


    11C. Gypsum Board* — For use when Batts and Blankets* (Item 9A) and Resilient Channels (Item 10G) are used. Nom 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide gypsum board installed with long dimension perpendicular to resilient channels. Nom 1 in. long No. Type S bugle head screws are driven through channel spaced 8 in. OC. End joints of gypsum board similarly fastened to additional resilient channels positioned at end joint locations.

    AMERICAN GYPSUM CO — Type AG-C.


    11D. Gypsum Board* — For use when alternate Steel Framing Members* (Item 10K) are used - 1/2 in. thick, 4 ft. wide; installed with long dimension parallel to main runners and perpendicular to the 4 ft. long cross tees with the end joints centered between cross tees which are spaced 6 in. OC. Sheets are attached to cross tees with screws spaced 8 in. OC on the ends and 12 in. OC in the field with additional screws located 1-1/2 in, from the side edges. Sheets are attached to the main tees with screws spaced 8 in. OC with additional screws located 4 in. OC from the edges. Screws on the sides are located 1/2 in. from the side edge of the gypsum board. When Batts and Blankets* (Item 9B) are used - 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide; installed with long dimension parallel to main runners and perpendicular to cross tees and attached with screws spaced 8 in. OC on the ends and 8 in. OC in the field with additional screws located 1-1/2 in. from the side edges. Sheets are attached to main tees with screws spaced 8 in. OC with additional screws located 4 in. OC from the side edges. Screws on the sides located 3/4 in. from the side edge of the gypsum board, and screws at the end of the gypsum board located 1/2 in. from the board ends. Joints to be covered with paper tape and joint compound.

    CERTAINTEED GYPSUM INC — Type C


    12. Finishing System — (Not Shown) — Vinyl, dry or premixed joint compound, applied in two coats to joints and screw-heads. Nom 2 in. wide paper tape embedded in first layer of compound over all joints. As an alternate, nom. 3/32 in. thick veneer plaster may be applied to the entire surface of the gypsum board.
    13. Grille — Steel grille installed in accordance with the installation instructions provided with the ceiling damper.
    14. Discrete Products Installed in Air-handling Spaces* — Automatic Balancing Valve/Damper — (Not Shown - Optional) — For use with item 8, Ruskin Company's Model CFD7 damper (CABS). Ceiling damper to be provided with plenum box per damper manufacturer's instructions with side outlet only. Entire assembly to be installed into any UL Class 0 or Class 1 flexible air duct in accordance with the instructions provided by the automatic balancing valve/damper manufacturer.

    METAL INDUSTRIES INC — Model ABV-4, ABV-5, ABV-6


    * Indicates such products shall bear the UL or cUL Certification Mark for jurisdictions employing the UL or cUL Certification (such as Canada), respectively.

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