Description

Insulated, metal stud partition system based on Fermacell Powerpanel H20 linings.

General information

Uniclass 2015

Ss_25_10_30_70 Rigid sheet partition systemsPrimary

CAWS

K10/125 Metal stud partition system

K10/30 Metal stud

Specification data - Rigid sheet partition systems

Product Reference

Fermacell 1S12 H20 Insulated Partition

Metal studs

50 mm

75 mm

100 mm

Lining finishes

Powerpanel Surface Finish

N.B. Tiles must NOT be fixed over Powerpanel Surface Finish.

Tiles

N.B. Tiles must NOT be fixed over Powerpanel Surface Finish.

Joint treatment

Fermacell Jointstik 1 mm glued joint

Square edged Fermacell boards and Powerpanel H2O Boards.

Fermacell Joint Filler 5–7 mm filled joint

Site cut Fermacell boards.

Fermacell Joint Reinforcement Tape and Fermacell Joint Filler

Taper edge Fermacell boards.

Standard product features

Fire resistance:

30 minutes.

Stud centres:

600 mm.

Linings:

One layer of 12.5 mm Fermacell Gypsum-Fibreboard to one side and one layer of Fermacell Powerpanel H20 to the other side. Ensure correct jointing option per board type.

N.B. For Powerpanel H2O - ALL joints must be fully supported / backed.

- Fixings:

30 mm Fermacell screws at 250 mm centres to Fermacell side and 35 mm Powerpanel screws at 250 mm centres to Powerpanel side.

Fermacell finishing:

Fermacell Fine Surface Treatment (FST) to Fermacell Boards only.

Powerpanel Surface Finish to Powerpanel H2O Boards.

N.B. Tiles must NOT be fixed over Powerpanel Surface Finish.

Insulation (minimum density):

40 mm mineral wool: 50 kg/m³.

60 mm mineral wool: 25 kg/m³.

Recycled content:

Best Fermacell gypsum fibreboard contains 100% recycled content. All by-products recyclable.

Other requirements:

All Powerpanel H2O joints must also be reinforced with an alkali resistant 70 mm Glass Fibre Mesh reinforcement Tape embedded into the Powerpanel surface finish.

Fire stopping around service penetrations. Frame out openings with the same number of layers of board as per above specification. Sockets backed using baffle boxes, intumescent putty pads or suitable rock mineral wool, sufficient to maintain the fire/acoustic performance.

Movement joints are required at maximum 8 linear metre intervals.

Refer to manufacturer's literature. Vapour barrier as required for high humidity areas.

For tiled areas reduce studs to 400 mm centres as required. Tile adhesive to be suitable for gypsum based or Cement based substrates (dependant on board type).

Provide door reinforcement as required to suit door weights and opening size. Ensure no vertical joints at door jambs.

Offset all board joints by minimum 200 mm.

Product Options

Metal studs:

  • In Swimming Pool and other corrosive environments, the steel studs and associated components must have additional Corrosion Protection - e.g. C5 coating.
  • 50 mm Fermacell DIN Standard Steel (50 mm fixing face, 0.6 mm gauge).
  • 75 mm Fermacell DIN Standard Steel (50 mm fixing face, 0.6 mm gauge).
  • 100 mm Fermacell DIN Standard Steel (50 mm fixing face, 0.6 mm gauge).

Partition performance (based on stud type):

- 50 mm stud:

  • Height (maximum): 4.00 m.
  • Thickness (overall): 75 mm.
  • Airborne sound resistance (Rw): 49 dB.

- 75 mm stud:

  • Height (maximum): 4.75 m.
  • Thickness (overall): 100 mm.
  • Airborne sound resistance (Rw): 51 dB.

- 100 mm stud:

  • Height (maximum): 5.98 m.
  • Thickness (overall): 125 mm.
  • Airborne sound resistance (Rw): 51 dB.

Environmental information

Recycled content

Best Fermacell gypsum fibreboard contains 100% recycled content. All by-products recyclable

Literature
Third party certifications
  • 90/2439 & 13/5044
  • ETA
  • ECO Institute
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