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Steel Framing

Application

Suitable for framing in a variety of buildings, such as houses, small commercial buildings as well as partitions and facades. May be used alone or in combination with other building materials.

Description

Steel Framing is a range of steel framing sections manufactured from Truecore® and Zincalume® steel. Some features of these sections include:

  • Design freedom.
  • Compatibility with other building materials.
  • Long life and high strength material.
  • Fire resistant and rot-free.
  • Standard or crimped ends for easy assembly.
  • Straight and true; will not twist nor warp.

General information

Material

Steel.

Uniclass 2015

Pr_20_76_51_21 Cold-formed galvanized steel sections

Primary

Pr_20_76_51_22 Cold-formed steel strip studs

SpecPack

05400 Cold Formed Metal Framing

NATSPEC National Classification System

0342 Light steel framing

SpeedSpec

05400 Cold Formed Metal Framing (Load Bearing)

Specification data - Cold-formed galvanized steel sections Enhanced data

Primary components

C-Section.

Material

-

Standard

To AS/NZS 4600.

Thickness

1.15 mm.

Corrosion protection

-

Standard

To AS 1397.

Class

AM150 (Truecore® steel).

Z275 (Zincalume® steel).

Steel grade

G500.

Material

Truecore® steel.

Zincalume® steel.

Stud configuration

Tolerance of ±1 mm.

Standard plate (77 mm depth x 34 mm flange).

Standard stud (75 mm depth x 35 mm flange).

Standard noggin (72 mm depth x 36 mm flange).

Stud height

Tolerance of ±1 mm.

2450 mm.

2750 mm.

3000 mm.

3300 mm.

3600 mm.

Environmental information

Country of product manufacture

Australia

Literature

Steel Wall Framing Design Guide

Steel Wall Framing Design Guide