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Design Criteria and Allowable Variances

Design No. U494

January 25, 2018

Nonbearing Wall Rating — 1 HR.

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

    1. Floor and Ceiling Runners — Channel-shaped runners, min 2-1/2 in. wide by 1 in. deep, fabricated from 25 MSG galv steel. Attached to floor and ceiling with fasteners.
    1A. Framing Members* — Floor and Ceiling Runner — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 1 — For use with Item 2A, proprietary channel shaped runners, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 2-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel, attached to floor and ceiling with fasteners spaced 24 in. OC max.

    CALIFORNIA EXPANDED METAL PRODUCTS COViper20™ Track


    MARINO/WARE, DIV OF WARE INDUSTRIES INCViper20™ Track


    FUSION BUILDING PRODUCTSViper20™ Track


    IMPERIAL MANUFACTURING GROUP INCViper20™ Track


    1B. Framing Members* — Floor and Ceiling Runners — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 1 — For use with Item 2B, channel shaped runners, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 2-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel, attached to floor and ceiling with fasteners spaced 24 in. OC max.

    CLARKDIETRICH BUILDING SYSTEMSCD ProTRAK


    DMFCWBS L L CProTRAK


    MBA METAL FRAMINGProTRAK


    RAM SALES L L CRam ProTRAK


    STEEL STRUCTURAL PRODUCTS L L CTri-S ProTRAK


    1C. Framing Members* — Floor and Ceiling Runner — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 1 — For use with Item 2C, proprietary channel shaped runners, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 2-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel, attached to floor and ceiling with fasteners spaced 24 in. OC max.

    TELLING INDUSTRIES L L CViper20™ Track


    1D. Framing Members* — Floor and Ceiling Runners — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 1 — For use with Item 2D, channel shaped runners, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 2-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel, attached to floor and ceiling with fasteners spaced 24 in. OC max.

    TELLING INDUSTRIES L L CTRUE-TRACK™


    1E. Framing Members* — Floor and Ceiling Runners — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 1 — For use with Item 2F, channel shaped runners, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 3-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel, attached to floor and ceiling with fasteners spaced 24 in. OC max.

    STEEL INVESTMENT GROUP L L CAlphaTRAK


    2. Studs — Channel-shaped, min 2-1/2 in. wide by 1-1/4 in. deep with 5/16 in. folded back return. Fabricated from 25 MSG galv steel. Spaced 16 or 24 in. OC. Length of studs to be 1 in. less than assembly height.
    2A. Framing Members* — Steel Studs — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 2 — For use with Item 1A, proprietary channel shaped steel studs, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 2-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel. Spaced max 24 in. OC. Studs cut 1 in. less in length than assembly height.

    CALIFORNIA EXPANDED METAL PRODUCTS COViper20™


    MARINO/WARE, DIV OF WARE INDUSTRIES INCViper20™


    FUSION BUILDING PRODUCTSViper20™


    IMPERIAL MANUFACTURING GROUP INCViper20™


    2B. Framing Members* — Steel Studs — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 2 — For use with Item 1B, channel shaped steel studs, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 2-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel, spaced max 24 in. OC. Studs cut 1 in. less in length than assembly height.

    CLARKDIETRICH BUILDING SYSTEMSCD ProSTUD


    DMFCWBS L L CProSTUD


    MBA METAL FRAMINGProSTUD


    RAM SALES L L CRam ProSTUD


    STEEL STRUCTURAL PRODUCTS L L CTri-S ProSTUD


    2C. Framing Members* — Steel Studs — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 2 — For use with Item 1C, proprietary channel shaped steel studs, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 2-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel. Spaced max 24 in. OC. Studs cut 1 in. less in length than assembly height.

    TELLING INDUSTRIES L L CViper20™


    2D. Framing Members* — Steel Studs — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 2 — For use with Item 1D, channel shaped steel studs, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 2-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel, spaced max 24 in. OC. Studs cut 1 in. less in length than assembly height.

    TELLING INDUSTRIES L L CTRUE-STUD™


    2E. Framing Members* — Steel Studs — As an alternate to Item 2 — For use with Item 1A (3-5/8 in. wide track), channel shaped studs, fabricated from min 25 MSG corrosion-protected steel, 1-1/4 in. wide by 3-5/8 in. deep, spaced a max of 24 in. OC. Studs to be cut 3/8 to 3/4 in. less than assembly height.

    MARINO/WARE, DIV OF WARE INDUSTRIES INCStudRite™


    2F. Framing Members* — Steel Studs — Not Shown — In lieu of Item 2 — For use with Item 1E, channel shaped steel studs, 1-1/4 in. deep by min 3-1/2 in. wide fabricated from min 0.018 in. thick galv steel, spaced max 24 in. OC. Studs cut 1 in. less in length than assembly height.

    STEEL INVESTMENT GROUP L L CAlphaSTUD


    3. Batts and Blankets* — Nom 2-1/2 in. thick glass fiber or mineral wool batts supplied in 16 or 24 in. widths, installed to fill interior of stud cavities and friction held.

    JOHNS MANVILLE

    OWENS CORNING

    ROCKWOOLType AFB


    4. Gypsum Board* — Any 5/8 in. thick UL Classified Gypsum Board that is eligible for use in Design Nos. L501, G512 or U305. Nom 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide, applied vertically, attached to steel studs on both sides and floor and ceiling runners with 0.127 in. diam self-drilling, self-tapping steel screws, 1 in. long, spaced 8 in. O.C. along edges of boards and 12 in. O.C. in the field of the boards. Joints centered over studs and staggered on opposite sides of the assembly.

    CABOT MANUFACTURING ULC (View Classification)CKNX.R25370


    AMERICAN GYPSUM CO (View Classification)CKNX.R14196


    BEIJING NEW BUILDING MATERIALS PUBLIC LTD CO (View Classification)CKNX.R19374


    CERTAINTEED GYPSUM INC (View Classification)CKNX.R3660


    CGC INC (View Classification)CKNX.R19751


    CONTINENTAL BUILDING PRODUCTS OPERATING CO, L L C (View Classification)CKNX.R18482


    GEORGIA-PACIFIC GYPSUM L L C (View Classification)CKNX.R2717


    LOADMASTER SYSTEMS INC (View Classification)CKNX.R11809


    NATIONAL GYPSUM CO (View Classification)CKNX.R3501


    PABCO BUILDING PRODUCTS L L C, DBA PABCO GYPSUM (View Classification)CKNX.R7094


    PANEL REY S A (View Classification)CKNX.R21796


    SAINT-GOBAIN GYPROC MIDDLE EAST FZE (View Classification)CKNX.R27321


    SIAM GYPSUM INDUSTRY (SARABURI) CO LTD (View Classification)CKNX.R19262


    THAI GYPSUM PRODUCTS PCL (View Classification)CKNX.R27517


    UNITED STATES GYPSUM CO (View Classification)CKNX.R1319


    USG BORAL DRYWALL SFZ LLC (View Classification)CKNX.R38438


    USG MEXICO S A DE C V (View Classification)CKNX.R16089


    4A. Wall and Partition Facings and Accessories* — (As an alternate to Items 4 through 4A) — Nominal 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide panels, applied vertically and secured as described in Item 4.

    PABCO BUILDING PRODUCTS L L C, DBA PABCO GYPSUMType QuietRock ES.


    4B. Wall and Partition Facings and Accessories* — (As an alternate to Items 4 through 4A) — Nominal 5/8 in. thick, 4 ft wide panels, applied vertically and secured as described in Item 4.

    PABCO BUILDING PRODUCTS L L C, DBA PABCO GYPSUMType QuietRock 527.


    4C. Gypsum Board* — (As an alternate to 5/8 in. Type FSW in Item 4) - 2 layers nom. 5/16 in. thick gypsum panels applied vertically. Horizontal joints on the same side need not be staggered. Inner layer attached with fasteners, as described in item 4, spaced 24 in. OC. Outer layer attached per Item 4.

    NATIONAL GYPSUM COType FSW


    5. Joint Tape and Compound — Vinyl-based powder or premixed joint compound, applied in two coats to joints and screw heads; paper tape 2 in. wide, embedded in first layer of compound over all joints.

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

Last Updated on 2018-01-25
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