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Can be used for party wall type 4 of Building Regulations Approved Document E, for all ceiling treatment types A, B or C of Approved Document E, and internal partition types A and B. Also, for all refurbishment solution with plasterboard proposed in Approved Document E.

Description

Siniat E Board is a lightweight plasterboard, engineered to comply with Building Regulations Approved Document E.

Features and benefits:

  • 42 dB sound insulation from a 12.5 mm single layer system.
  • Achieves Building Regulations Approved Document E compliance.
  • 30 minutes' fire resistance from a 12.5 mm single-layer system.
  • The board complies with BS EN 520:2004+A1:2009 type D.

Application:

Can be used for party wall type 4 of Building Regulations Approved Document E, for all ceiling treatment types A, B or C of Approved Document E, and internal partition types A and B. Also, for all refurbishment solution with plasterboard proposed in Approved Document E.

General information
Material

Aerated calcium sulfate di-hydrate enclosed inside liners made from recycled wastepaper with bound edges. Core and papers are bonded with starch

Specification data
Product Reference

Siniat GTEC E Board

Standard product features

Colour:

Light blue on the front and grey on the back.

Material:

Aerated calcium sulfate di-hydrate enclosed inside liners made from recycled wastepaper with bound edges. Core and papers are bonded with starch.

Edges:

Tapered down the long edges.

Board size/ weight:

2400 x 1200 x 12.5 mm: 29.4 kg.

Jointing finishing and painting:

The board should be jointed and finished with any of the GTEC Jointing systems. Boards are suitable for gypsum finishing plasters manufactured to BS EN 13279-1:2008. The boards require priming with GTEC Universal Sealer prior to decorating.

Fixing:

GTEC self-drilling or GTEC high thread screws required.

Technical characteristics:

  • Fire, acoustic and duty performance dependent on the whole system. See Siniat Drywall Manual for Siniat system performances.
  • Reaction to fire: Euroclass A2-s1, d0.
  • Moisture content: <2%
  • Mass: 10.2 kg/m².
  • Thermal conductivity, λR (to BS EN 12524): 0.25 W/m·K.
  • Thermal resistance, R: 0.050 m²K/W.
  • Mean water vapour resistance factor (to BS EN 12524): µ = 10.

- Flexural strength (to BS EN 520):

  • Longitudinal breaking load: ≥550 N.
  • Transverse breaking load: ≥210 N.

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