Light gauge steel framing for up to 15 storeys.
For light steel framing in a 'warm frame' environment.
Patented light gauge steel framing sections and profiles. All Sigmat profile sections are manufactured using hot-dipped galvanized steel, to BS EN 10143, in grades from S280 and S450 as required. They have a Z275 coating and are supplied self-finished.
Features and benefits:
All Sigmat panels are designed to include pre-formed door and window openings and inner face is ready for the direct application of plasterboard lining finishes.
Does not suffer from fungal or biological deterioration and is not susceptible to insect infestation. A framing solution for up to 15 storeys
Z275 and Zinc Phosphate Primer
75 microns DFT.
Light gauge steel and hot rolled steel.
Various dimensions depending on application, consult manufacturer.
Design life predictions are in excess of 250 years.
NHBC and other housing warranty providers require a design life in excess of 60 years, and accept the use of light gauge steel construction. Light steel sections provide a design life in excess of 100 years, even in uninsulated roof constructions.
G10/170 Cold-formed galvanized steel
Cold-formed galvanized steel sections
Hot-rolled galvanized steel sections
Sheets and boards
12 mm calcium silicate board.
Type of fastener
Sits flat and level in embossed connection hole, assisting towards a flush finish for plasterboard.
Anchors to concrete and masonry
Type of anchor
Cast in anchor rods.
Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
Country of material origin