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GypWall CLASSIC

The definitive metal stud partition system

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This section includes updated information, added since it was first published in July 2009. Please see the WHITE BOOK update document for details.

Last updated 15/2/2013

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GypWall CLASSIC is the industry’s original lightweight drywall partition system, providing cost-effective, multi-purpose solutions suitable for all types of buildings.

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Range of stud options to match performance requirements Acoustic stud option for enhanced acoustic performance Satisfies BS 5234 requirements up to and including Severe Duty1 30 - 120 minutes fire resistance to EN and BS standards Achieves high levels of sound insulation up to Rw 61 dB Accommodates services within the stud cavity Can allow for deflection at the head Gypframe metal framework will not twist, warp or rot Lightweight system solutions

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Applications
Due to the design flexibility of British Gypsum systems, they can be tailored to meet the requirements of a wide range of applications.

Sector 3 Office / commercial 3 Education 3 Housing

3 Retail 3 Healthcare 3 Apartment buildings

3 Sport and leisure 3 Industrial 3 High-rise multi-occupancy
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GypWall CLASSIC

System components
Gypframe metal products 48 S 50 ‘C’ Stud Length 2400, 2700mm 3000, 3600mm Length 2400, 2700, 3000mm 3600, 4200mm Length 3600, 4200mm Board products Gyproc WallBoard1 Thickness Width Gyproc FireLine1 Thickness Width Gyproc SoundBloc1 Thickness Width Gyproc Plank Thickness Width Glasroc H TILEBACKER2 Thickness Width Glasroc F MULTIBOARD Thickness Width 12.5, 15mm 1200mm 12.5, 15mm 1200mm

70 S 50 ‘C’ Stud

12.5, 15mm 1200mm

92 S 50 ‘C’ Stud

146 S 50 ‘C’ Stud

Length 2400, 2700mm 3000, 4200mm Length 3600, 4200mm Length 2400, 2700, 3000mm 3600, 4200mm Length 3600, 4200mm

70 I 50 ‘I’ Stud

19mm 600mm

70 AS 50 AcouStud

12.5mm 1200mm

92 AS 50 AcouStud

10, 12.5mm 1200mm

146 AS 50 AcouStud

Length 3600mm

1 Moisture resistant boards are specified in intermittent wet use areas. 2 Glasroc H TILEBACKER is suitable for use in high moisture environments.

Floor & Ceiling Channels Folded Edge Standard (FEC), Deep Flange (DC) and Extra Deep Flange (EDC) Floor & Ceiling Channels. All channels are available in 3600mm only. 99 FC 50 Fixing Channel Length 2400mm

Fixing and finishing products Gyproc Wafer Head Drywall Screws For Gypframe metal-to-metal fixing less than 0.8mm thick (‘I’ studs less than 0.6mm thick). or Gyproc Wafer Head Jack-Point Screws For Gypframe metal-to-metal fixing 0.8mm thick or greater (‘I’ studs 0.6mm thick and greater). Gyproc Drywall Screws For fixing boards to Gypframe metal framing less than 0.8mm thick (‘I’ studs less than 0.6mm thick). or Gyproc Jack-Point Screws For fixing boards to Gypframe metal framing 0.8mm thick or greater (‘I’ studs 0.6mm thick and greater). Gyproc Sealant Sealing air paths for optimum sound insulation.

Service Support Plate For the installation of plywood within a partition cavity. GFS1 Fixing Strap or GFT1 Fixing ‘T’

Length 130mm

Length 2400mm Length 2400mm Length 3600mm

GA5 Internal Fixing Angle

GA6 Splayed Angle

Length 2400, 3600mm

Gyproc jointing materials For seamless jointing.

Gyproc edge and angle beads Protecting and enhancing board edges and corners.

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refer to the British Gypsum SITE BOOK. Insulation products Isover APR 1200 25mm. refer to the British Gypsum SITE BOOK. Additional framing is installed as required to support heavy fixtures. for improved acoustic performance. For full installation details. This allows for adjustment during boarding. Tiling. Openings Details for openings differ according to Duty requirements. Studs are fitted so as to all face the same way. and to abutments. Installation overview Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel is fixed at the head and base. Gyproc FireStrip For fire-stopping deflection heads. available to download from www. Services Electrical and other services are normally installed after one side is boarded. or a high performance socket box detail used where higher acoustic performance is required.british-gypsum. or Thistle Durafinish To provide improved resistance to accidental damage.com For full installation details. available to download from www. Thistle Multi-Finish or Thistle Board Finish To provide a plaster skim finish. See Design . Horizontal runs are routed through pre-formed cut-outs in the studs. to form the framework.com 71 GypWall CLASSIC 6 . Stone mineral wool (by others) For fire-stopping. Gypframe studs are fitted vertically to a friction-fit within the channel sections. Boards are screw-fixed to framing members to form the lining.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical. Horizontal board-end joints of face lining boards should be backed with Gypframe GFS1 Fixing Strap (single and double layer) or Gypframe GFT1 Fixing ‘T’ (single layer only).Door openings later for further details. Gypframe 99 FC 50 Fixing Channel can be installed between studs to support recessed switch boxes / socket outlets. or Thistle Spray Finish Gypsum finish plaster for spray or hand application. Tiling For further details on tiling guidance Refer to section 13 – Finishing systems and decorative effects.british-gypsum. 50mm and 75mm.enquiries@bpb.com Fixing and finishing products (continued) Gyproc Control Joint To accommodate structural movement.

6 72 NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.Basic principles of system design) SP ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 4 One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.www. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 3 4 75 75 75 75 80 80 80 80 100 100 WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard EN 1 x 12. Linings as in table.5 1 x 12.british-gypsum. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12. One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 2500 2500 2500 2500 2800 2800 2800 2800 3400 3000 34 37 40 43 36 39 42 44 42 49 Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Severe Severe 18 22 18 22 22 26 22 26 35 35 A206001 A206152 A206033 A206184 A206002 A206153 A206034 A206185 A206003 A206035 60 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 3 4 3 75 80 80 100 100 110 EN 1 x 12.5 2 x 15 3000 3000 3700 42 49 45 Severe Severe Severe 40 40 49 A206067 A206099 A206156 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Two layers of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 2 x 12.single and double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 RR LIFETIM E . The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. Linings as in table. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. Two layers of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx. NBS work section K10 .5 1 x 12.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings A Table 1a – GypWall CLASSIC 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs .5 2 x 12.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12. whichever is the more onerous. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Linings as in table.5 1 x 12.5 2 x 15 2 x 15 3400 3000 3000 42 49 53 Severe Severe Severe 40 51 51 A206067 A206155 A206187 120 minutes fire resistance 3 4 3 100 100 110 FireLine FireLine FireLine EN 2 x 12.5 2 x 15 2500 2800 2800 3000 3000 3700 36 36 42 46 51 45 Severe Heavy Heavy Severe Severe Severe 25 24 24 43 43 42 G106010 A206066 A206098 A206154 A206186 A206004 Glasroc F MULTIBOARD FireLine FireLine SoundBloc SoundBloc WallBoard 90 minutes fire resistance 3 3 4 100 110 110 FireLine SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 2 x 12.com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 . or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations.

com BS 1 SP ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 4 5 One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 1 x 12.5 1 x 12.5 1 x 12. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs.5 2500 2500 2800 2800 3400 3400 3400 3400 43 36 36 42 42 46 49 51 Heavy Severe Heavy Heavy Severe Severe Severe Severe 20 25 24 24 35 43 35 43 G106008 G106010 A206066 A206098 A206003 A206154 A206035 A206186 Glasroc F MULTIBOARD Glasroc F MULTIBOARD FireLine FireLine WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc 90 minutes fire resistance 4 4 5 5 110 110 110 110 WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc BS 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 3700 3700 3700 3700 45 49 49 53 Severe Severe Severe Severe 42 51 42 51 A206004 A206155 A206036 A206187 120 minutes fire resistance 4 4 5 90 100 100 BS 2 x 10 2 x 12. One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Two layers of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.single and double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 NBS work section K10 . Linings as in table.Principles of robust design. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.5 2 x 12. Linings as in table. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12.2 . Linings as in table.enquiries@bpb. Linings as in table. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Linings as in table.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 73 GypWall CLASSIC 6 RR LIFETIM E . weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 1 1 2 2 1 1 2 2 70 75 75 75 75 80 80 80 80 BS 1 x 10 1 x 12.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.5 3100 3400 3400 41 42 49 Severe Severe Severe 40 40 40 G106011 A206067 A206099 Glasroc F MULTIBOARD FireLine FireLine 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Refer to section 3.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2500 2500 2500 2500 2500 2800 2800 2800 2800 35 34 37 40 43 36 39 42 44 Heavy Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium 20 18 22 18 22 21 26 21 26 G106006 A206001 A206152 A206033 A206184 A206002 A206153 A206034 A206185 Glasroc F MULTIBOARD WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc 60 minutes fire resistance 3 1 1 2 4 4 5 5 70 75 80 80 100 100 100 100 BS 1 x 10 1 x 12. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.5 2 x 12.4. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. or reduced stud centres. A Table 1b – GypWall CLASSIC 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs .

NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 74 A Table 2a – GypWall CLASSIC 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 1 x 12.www. Linings as in table. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.single layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 RR LIFETIM E .5 1 x 12. Linings as in table.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 3600 3600 3600 3600 3600 3600 3800 3800 3800 3800 3800 36 40 42 43 45 47 38 42 43 44 47 Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Heavy Medium Medium Heavy 18 22 18 19 22 22 22 26 22 22 26 A206013 A206164 A206045 A206138 A206196 A206228 A206014 A206165 A206046 A206139 A206197 60 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 102 102 102 FireLine FireLine FireLine EN 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 3800 3800 3800 37 43 44 Heavy Heavy Heavy 24 24 24 A206078 A206110 A206141 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.5 1 x 12. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 2 3 2 97 97 97 97 97 97 102 102 102 102 102 WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc EN 1 x 12. whichever is the more onerous. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx.5 1 x 12. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled.Basic principles of system design) SP ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Linings as in table.british-gypsum. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. 6 NBS work section K10 .com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 .5 1 x 12.

Refer to section 3. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.5 1 x 12. or reduced stud centres. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs.5 1 x 12. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 1 x 12.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 3600 3600 3600 3600 3600 3600 3800 3800 3800 3800 3800 36 40 42 43 45 47 38 42 43 44 47 Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Heavy Medium Medium Heavy 18 22 18 19 22 22 22 26 22 22 26 A206013 A206164 A206045 A206138 A206196 A206228 A206014 A206165 A206046 A206139 A206197 60 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 102 102 102 FireLine FireLine FireLine BS 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 3800 3800 3800 37 43 44 Heavy Heavy Heavy 24 24 25 A206078 A206110 A206141 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.Principles of robust design. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 3 2 3 1 1 2 3 2 97 97 97 97 97 97 102 102 102 102 102 WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc BS 1 x 12. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout.com BS 1 SP ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.enquiries@bpb. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 75 GypWall CLASSIC 6 RR LIFETIM E . A Table 2b – GypWall CLASSIC 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum.5 1 x 12. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.2 . For single layer Severe Duty solutions please refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.5 1 x 12. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx. Linings as in table.single layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 NBS work section K10 . walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Linings as in table. Linings as in table.4.

5 2 x 15 2 x 15 4200 4000 4000 4900 4300 46 49 50 46 50 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 40 40 40 47 49 A206079 A206111 A206144 A206251 A206253 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 4600 4600 4600 4600 4600 45 49 50 52 53 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 35 35 35 43 44 A206015 A206047 A206142 A206198 A206230 60 minutes fire resistance 1 3 2 3 1 2 1 2 122 122 122 122 132 132 132 132 SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 2 x 12. 6 76 NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm. NBS work section K10 . NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 4600 4000 4000 4000 4900 4000 4900 4000 49 50 52 53 46 50 51 54 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 43 35 43 44 42 42 51 51 A206166 A206142 A206198 A206230 A206016 A206048 A206167 A206199 90 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 1 2 3 122 122 122 132 132 132 FireLine FireLine FireLine SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 2 x 12. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 2 3 122 122 122 122 122 WallBoard WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 2 x 12. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria).5 2 x 12. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled.british-gypsum.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 12.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings A Table 3a – GypWall CLASSIC 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs .5 2 x 12.double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 RR LIFETIM E . whichever is the more onerous.5 2 x 12. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 2 x 12. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations.5 2 x 12. Linings as in table. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 . and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.Basic principles of system design) SP ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Linings as in table.5 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 4600 4600 4600 3000 4000 4000 46 49 50 51 54 56 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 40 40 40 51 51 52 A206079 A206111 A206144 A206167 A206199 A206231 120 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 1 2 122 122 122 132 132 FireLine FireLine FireLine FireLine FireLine EN 2 x 12.www. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx.

2 . or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations.5 2 x 12.enquiries@bpb.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 12. NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm. or reduced stud centres. Linings as in table. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs.5 2 x 12.5 4600 4600 4600 4600 4600 4600 45 49 49 50 52 53 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 35 43 35 36 43 44 A206015 A206166 A206047 A206142 A206198 A206230 90 minutes fire resistance 1 2 1 2 3 132 132 132 132 132 WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 4900 4900 4900 4900 4900 46 50 51 54 56 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 42 42 51 51 52 A206016 A206048 A206167 A206199 A206231 120 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 3 112 122 122 122 BS 2 x 10 2 x 12.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.5 2 x 12. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria). partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.5 2 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. A Table 3b – GypWall CLASSIC 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs .double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 NBS work section K10 . The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout.Principles of robust design. Refer to section 3.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 77 GypWall CLASSIC 6 RR LIFETIM E . 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table.5 4200 4600 4600 4600 42 46 49 50 Severe Severe Severe Severe 40 40 40 41 G106013 A206079 A206111 A206144 Glasroc F MULTIBOARD FireLine FireLine FireLine 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.4.5 2 x 12. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.com BS 1 SP ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table. weight kg/m2 System reference 60 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 3 2 3 122 122 122 122 122 122 WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 2 x 12. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.

5 4000 4000 4000 4700 4000 39 43 44 53 58 Heavy Heavy Heavy Severe Severe 24 24 24 43 43 A206A078 A206A110 A206A141 A206A166 A206A198 90 minutes fire resistance 5 6 5 122 122 132 FireLine FireLine SoundBloc EN 2 x 12.5 1 x 12. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria).5 3800 3800 3800 3800 4000 4000 4000 4700 41 44 48 49 38 42 50 47 Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Medium Heavy Severe 22 19 22 23 22 22 26 35 A206A164 A206A138 A206A196 A206A228 A206A014 A206A139 A206A252 A206A015 60 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 5 6 102 102 102 122 122 FireLine FireLine FireLine SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12.5 1 x 12. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12. Linings as in table. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. 6 NBS work section K10 . 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. 3 x 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 15 4200 4000 5000 49 54 49 Severe Severe Severe 40 40 49 A206A079 A206A111 A206A251 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.single and double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 RR LIFETIM E . Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. 4 5 6 One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. Linings as in table. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 78 A Table 4a – GypWall CLASSIC 70mm Gypframe AcouStuds . NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm.Basic principles of system design) SP ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres.5 1 x 12.com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 . weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 3 2 3 1 3 4 5 97 97 97 97 102 102 102 122 SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc WallBoard EN 1 x 12. whichever is the more onerous.5 2 x 15 4700 4700 3000 49 54 54 Severe Severe Severe 40 40 51 A206A079 A206A111 A206A167 120 minutes fire resistance 5 6 5 122 122 132 FireLine FireLine FireLine EN 2 x 12. Linings as in table. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.british-gypsum.5 2 x 12.www. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Linings as in table.

walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. A Table 4b – GypWall CLASSIC 70mm Gypframe AcouStuds . NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12.2 . Linings as in table. or reduced stud centres. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria). partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx.com BS 1 SP ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres.5 1 x 12. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs.enquiries@bpb. Linings as in table. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.5 4000 4000 4000 4700 4700 4700 39 43 44 47 53 58 Heavy Heavy Heavy Severe Severe Severe 24 24 24 35 43 43 A206A078 A206A110 A206A141 A206A015 A206A166 A206A198 90 minutes fire resistance 5 132 SoundBloc BS 2 x 15 5000 54 Severe 51 A206A167 120 minutes fire resistance 5 6 122 122 FireLine FireLine BS 2 x 12. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. Refer to section 3.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 79 GypWall CLASSIC 6 RR LIFETIM E . 4 5 6 One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. Linings as in table.Principles of robust design. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.5 1 x 12. 3 x 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 1 x 12.5 1 x 15 3800 3800 3800 3800 4000 41 44 48 49 50 Medium Medium Medium Medium Heavy 22 19 22 23 26 A206A164 A206A138 A206A196 A206A228 A206A252 60 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 5 5 6 102 102 102 122 122 122 FireLine FireLine FireLine WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12. Linings as in table. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 3 2 3 4 97 97 97 97 102 SoundBloc WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 1 x 12. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres.single and double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 NBS work section K10 . 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres.5 2 x 12.5 4700 4700 49 54 Severe Severe 40 40 A206A079 A206A111 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.4. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe 70 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres.

single and double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 RR LIFETIM E . NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 . The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 4 3 5 4 124 124 119 124 124 124 SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 12. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table. 6 7 8 9 Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. Linings as in table. NBS work section K10 . 100mm Isover Modular Roll in the cavity. Linings as in table. whichever is the more onerous. Linings as in table. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Linings as in table. Linings as in table.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 4000 4000 4000 4000 4000 4000 44 49 50 50 51 52 Heavy Heavy Medium Heavy Heavy Heavy 27 27 23 27 27 27 A206261 A206262 A206232 A206263 A206264 A206233 60 minutes fire resistance 1 2 5 8 124 124 124 144 FireLine FireLine FireLine SoundBloc EN 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12. Linings as in table. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.Basic principles of system design) SP ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 4 5 One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx. 3 x 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings A Table 5a – GypWall CLASSIC 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Linings as in table. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.5 4000 4000 4000 4000 40 442 46 56 (51) Heavy Heavy Heavy Severe 25 25 25 44 A206265 A206266 A206268 A206234 90 minutes fire resistance 6 9 7 154 154 154 SoundBloc FireLine SoundBloc EN 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 5000 4000 5000 52 53 562 Severe Severe Severe 52 53 52 A206269 A206276 A206270 120 minutes fire resistance 6 7 9 154 154 154 FireLine FireLine FireLine EN 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 5900 5000 3000 50 522 53 Severe Severe Severe 52 52 53 A206273 A206274 A206276 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria). 2 Increasing insulation to 50mm Isover APR 1200 will not improve this system performance. 6 80 NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.www.british-gypsum. 3 x 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. 100mm Isover Modular Roll in the cavity. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum.

Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 81 GypWall CLASSIC 6 RR LIFETIM E .enquiries@bpb. A Table 5b – GypWall CLASSIC 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . Linings as in table. 100mm Isover Modular Roll in the cavity.4. 6 7 8 9 Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Refer to section 3. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.com BS 1 SP ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 4 5 One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.single and double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 NBS work section K10 . Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Linings as in table. Linings as in table. Linings as in table. Linings as in table. 3 x 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs. 3 2 x 12. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. or reduced stud centres.5 4700 4700 4700 5700 40 442 46 56 (51) Heavy Heavy Heavy Severe 25 25 25 44 A206265 A206266 A206268 A206234 90 minutes fire resistance 6 7 154 154 SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 2 x 15 2 x 15 5900 5900 52 562 Severe Severe 52 52 A206269 A206270 120 minutes fire resistance 6 7 9 154 154 154 FireLine FireLine FireLine BS 2 x 153 2 x 153 2 x 153 5900 5900 5900 50 522 53 Severe Severe Severe 52 52 53 A206273 A206274 A206276 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Linings as in table. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.5mm lining thickness is acceptable for 120 minutes BS but acoustic test data is not available. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx. Linings as in table. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.2 . Linings as in table. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria). One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. 100mm Isover Modular Roll in the cavity.5 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 4700 4700 4500 4700 4700 4700 44 49 50 50 51 52 Heavy Heavy Medium Heavy Heavy Heavy 27 27 23 27 27 27 A206261 A206262 A206232 A206263 A206264 A206233 60 minutes fire resistance 1 2 5 8 124 124 124 144 FireLine FireLine FireLine SoundBloc BS 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12. 2 Increasing insulation to 50mm Isover APR 1200 will not improve this system performance.Principles of robust design. 3 x 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 4 3 5 4 124 124 119 124 124 124 SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 12. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.

5 4000 4000 4000 5000 5000 5000 5000 41 442 46 54 57 (51) 58 (53) 59 (54) Heavy Heavy Heavy Severe Severe Severe Severe 24 24 24 52 52 52 52 A206A285 A206A286 A206A288 A206A289 A206A290 A206A291 A206A292 120 minutes fire resistance 5 6 7 8 144 144 144 144 FireLine FireLine FireLine FireLine EN 2 x 12. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria). NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm.5 2 x 12. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. Linings as in table. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 2 x 12. Linings as in table. Linings as in table. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres.5 2 x 12. whichever is the more onerous. 5 6 7 8 Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres.Basic principles of system design) SP ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 4 One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. 100mm Isover Modular Roll in the cavity. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum.5 2 x 12. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. 2 Increasing insulation to 50mm Isover APR 1200 will not improve this system performance. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 4 124 124 124 124 SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 4000 4000 4000 4000 45 50 51 52 Heavy Heavy Heavy Heavy 27 27 27 27 A206A281 A206A282 A206A283 A206A284 60 minutes fire resistance 1 2 4 5 6 7 8 124 124 124 144 144 144 144 FireLine FireLine FireLine SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12. Linings as in table. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.british-gypsum. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. Linings as in table. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.5 2 x 12. Linings as in table.single and double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 RR LIFETIM E . 6 NBS work section K10 . Linings as in table.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 82 A Table 6a – GypWall CLASSIC 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds . 100mm Isover Modular Roll in the cavity.5 3000 4000 4000 3000 51 54 55 56 Severe Severe Severe Severe 52 52 52 52 A206A293 A206A294 A206A295 A206A296 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.www. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 .

A Table 6b – GypWall CLASSIC 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds . Linings as in table. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12. Linings as in table. Refer to section 3.5 2 x 12.com BS 1 SP ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 4 One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres.Principles of robust design. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. Linings as in table. 100mm Isover Modular Roll in the cavity. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. Linings as in table. Linings as in table.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical. Linings as in table. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres.5 4900 4900 4900 5800 5800 5800 5800 41 442 46 54 57 (51) 58 (53) 59 (54) Heavy Heavy Heavy Severe Severe Severe Severe 24 24 24 52 52 52 52 A206A285 A206A286 A206A288 A206A289 A206A290 A206A291 A206A292 120 minutes fire resistance 5 6 7 8 144 144 144 144 FireLine FireLine FireLine FireLine BS 2 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx.4. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 4 124 124 124 124 SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 4900 4900 4900 4900 45 50 51 52 Heavy Heavy Heavy Heavy 27 27 27 27 A206A281 A206A282 A206A283 A206A284 60 minutes fire resistance 1 2 4 5 6 7 8 124 124 124 144 144 144 144 FireLine FireLine FireLine SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 1 x 15 1 x 15 1 x 15 2 x 12.5 2 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres.5 5800 5800 5800 5800 51 54 55 56 Severe Severe Severe Severe 52 52 52 52 A206A293 A206A294 A206A295 A206A296 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. 100mm Isover Modular Roll in the cavity. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. Linings as in table. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.single and double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 NBS work section K10 . 5 6 7 8 Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. One layer of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 12. 2 Increasing insulation to 50mm Isover APR 1200 will not improve this system performance. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. or reduced stud centres.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 83 GypWall CLASSIC 6 RR LIFETIM E .enquiries@bpb. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria).5 2 x 12.2 . Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs. Two layers of board each side of 92mm Gypframe AcouStuds at 600mm centres. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.

5 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 4200 4000 4000 7900 7800 7800 50 51 51 50 51 51 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 40 40 40 46 46 46 A206091 A206151 A206123 A206180 A206181 A206254 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 . For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12.5 2 x 12. whichever is the more onerous. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings A Table 7a – GypWall CLASSIC 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs .Basic principles of system design) SP ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 4 Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 2 x 12. Linings as in table. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 1 2 198 198 198 198 198 WallBoard WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 2 x 12. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.british-gypsum. and outer layer of Gyproc FireLine fixed vertically each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 2 x 12. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled.www. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria).5 7600 7600 7600 3000 4000 4000 4000 50 51 51 56 (50) 58 (52) 59 (53) 51 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 40 40 40 51 51 52 54 A206091 A206123 A206151 A206179 A206211 A206243 A226002 Plank + FireLine 120 minutes fire resistance 1 3 2 1 2 3 198 198 198 208 208 208 FireLine FireLine FireLine FireLine FireLine FireLine EN 2 x 12.5 2 x 12. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Inner layer of Gyproc Plank fixed horizontally.5 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 19 + 12. Linings as in table. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx.5 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 19 + 12.5 7600 7600 7600 7600 7600 50 51 51 53 55 (49) Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 35 35 36 43 43 A206027 A206059 A206149 A206178 A206210 60 minutes fire resistance 3 1 2 1 2 3 1 4 198 198 198 208 208 208 208 211 WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc WallBoard WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc EN 2 x 12.5 2 x 12. 6 84 NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm.5 2 x 12. NBS work section K10 .5 2 x 12. Linings as in table. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.5 4000 5000 4000 5000 4000 4000 5000 7100 51 53 55 (49) 50 51 51 56 (50) 51 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 36 43 43 42 42 43 51 54 A206149 A206178 A206210 A206028 A206060 A206150 A206179 A226002 Plank + FireLine 90 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 1 2 3 4 198 198 198 208 208 208 211 FireLine FireLine FireLine SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 2 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 2 x 12.double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 RR LIFETIM E .5 2 x 12.

Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria). Inner layer of Gyproc Plank fixed horizontally. or reduced stud centres. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.5 2 x 12. and outer layer of Gyproc board fixed vertically each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 NBS work section K10 . A Table 7b – GypWall CLASSIC 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations.5 2 x 12. Linings as in table.5 19 + 12. Linings as in table.5 2 x 12.5 7900 7900 7900 7900 7900 7100 50 51 56 (50) 58 (52) 59 (53) 59 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 42 42 51 51 52 54 A206028 A206060 A206179 A206211 A206243 A226001 Plank + SoundBloc 120 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 3 4 188 198 198 198 211 BS 2 x 10 2 x 12. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. Linings as in table.enquiries@bpb. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 2 x 12. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled.5 7100 7600 7600 7600 7100 48 50 51 51 51 Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 40 40 40 41 54 G106014 A206091 A206123 A206151 A226002 Glasroc F MULTIBOARD FireLine FireLine FireLine Plank + FireLine 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Refer to section 3.5 7600 7600 7600 7600 7600 7600 50 51 51 53 55 (49) 56 (50) Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe Severe 35 36 35 43 43 43 A206027 A206149 A206059 A206178 A206210 A206244 90 minutes fire resistance 1 2 1 2 3 4 208 208 208 208 208 211 WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 19 + 12.5 2 x 12. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.2 . partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx.5 2 x 12.com BS 1 SP ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 4 Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 85 GypWall CLASSIC 6 RR LIFETIM E .4. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum.Principles of robust design. Linings as in table. weight kg/m2 System reference 60 minutes fire resistance 1 3 2 1 2 3 198 198 198 198 198 198 WallBoard WallBoard WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 2 x 12. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 2 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.

com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 . 6 NBS work section K10 .5 2 x 15 4200 8100 52 (48) 52 (47) Severe Severe 40 50 A206A091 A206A180 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe 146 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe 146 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum.5 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 7800 4000 4000 4000 52 (48) 59 (54) 61 (56) 61 (57) Severe Severe Severe Severe 40 51 52 53 A206A091 A206A179 A206A243 A206A255 120 minutes fire resistance 1 1 198 208 FireLine FireLine EN 2 x 12. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria). whichever is the more onerous. NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm. Linings as in table.british-gypsum. weight kg/m2 System reference 60 minutes fire resistance 1 1 3 208 208 208 WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 5000 5000 5000 52 (47) 59 (54) 61 (57) Severe Severe Severe 42 51 53 A206A028 A206A179 A206A255 90 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 3 198 208 208 208 FireLine SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc EN 2 x 12. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 86 A Table 8a – GypWall CLASSIC 146mm Gypframe AcouStuds . and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 RR LIFETIM E . The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout.Basic principles of system design) SP ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe 146 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table. Gypframe Extra Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at head and base. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx. 150mm Isover APR 1200 (100mm and 50mm) in the cavity. NB For heights over 8000mm. Linings as in table.www.

4. Refer to section 3.double layer board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 NBS work section K10 . NB For heights between 4200mm and 8000mm. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 87 GypWall CLASSIC 6 RR LIFETIM E . and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at base and at head (subject to deflection criteria). Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. A Table 8b – GypWall CLASSIC 146mm Gypframe AcouStuds .enquiries@bpb.5 7800 52 (48) Severe 40 A206A091 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. For single layer Severe Duty solutions please also refer to GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME sections Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Linings as in table. 150mm Isover APR 1200 (100mm and 50mm) in the cavity. weight kg/m2 System reference 90 minutes fire resistance 1 1 2 3 208 208 208 208 WallBoard SoundBloc SoundBloc SoundBloc BS 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 2 x 15 8100 8100 8100 8100 52 (47) 59 (54) 61 (56) 61 (57) Severe Severe Severe Severe 42 51 52 53 A206A028 A206A179 A206A243 A206A255 120 minutes fire resistance 1 198 FireLine BS 2 x 12. Linings as in table. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe 146 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.Principles of robust design. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe 146 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs. or reduced stud centres.com BS 1 SP ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe 146 AS 50 AcouStuds at 600mm centres. NB For heights over 8000mm. Linings as in table. Gypframe Extra Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel should be used at head and base.2 .

5 1 x 12.british-gypsum. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 75 75 100 EN 1 x 12.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 88 A RR E . Linings as in table. Linings as in table. Two layers of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions.www. Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum.5 + 1 x 12. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. 6 NBS work section K10 .5 1 x 12.5 3000 49 Severe 39 H206035 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Two layers of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.single and double layer incorporating Glasroc H TILEBACKER board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 SP LIFETIM ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 4 One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. whichever is the more onerous. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled.5 + 1 x 12. One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Linings as in table.Basic principles of system design) Table 9a – GypWall CLASSIC 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs .com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 .5 2500 2500 3400 34 40 42 Medium Medium Severe 22 22 39 H206001 H206033 H206003 Glasroc H TILEBACKER Glasroc H TILEBACKER Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard 4 100 1 x 12. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.

Principles of robust design. Linings as in table. or reduced stud centres. Linings as in table.5 + 1 x 12. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx.5 2500 2500 34 40 Medium Medium 22 22 H206001 H206033 Glasroc H TILEBACKER Glasroc H TILEBACKER 60 minutes fire resistance 3 100 BS 1 x 12.2 . weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 75 75 BS 1 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 89 GypWall CLASSIC 6 A RR E .5 1 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. Linings as in table.com BS 1 Table 9b – GypWall CLASSIC 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled.enquiries@bpb.4. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 3400 42 Severe 39 H206003 Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard 4 100 1 x 12.single and double layer incorporating Glasroc H TILEBACKER board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 SP LIFETIM ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 4 One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. One layer of board each side of 48mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.5 + 1 x 12. Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. NBS work section K10 . Linings as in table.5 3400 49 Severe 39 H206035 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Refer to section 3.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.

Linings as in table. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 1 x 12.single and double layer incorporating Glasroc H TILEBACKER board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 SP LIFETIM ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 3600 3600 3600 4600 36 42 43 45 Medium Medium Medium Severe 22 22 23 39 H206013 H206045 H206138 H206015 Glasroc H TILEBACKER Glasroc H TILEBACKER Glasroc H TILEBACKER Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard 5 122 1 x 12. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 + 1 x 12. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 + 1 x 12.british-gypsum.5 4600 49 Severe 39 H206047 6 122 1 x 12. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 + 1 x 12.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 90 A RR E . Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum.5 + 1 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 4000 50 Severe 39 H206142 Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Linings as in table.com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 .Basic principles of system design) Table 10a – GypWall CLASSIC 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs .5 1 x 12. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. 6 NBS work section K10 . Linings as in table. Linings as in table. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 4 97 97 97 122 EN 1 x 12.www.5 4600 50 Severe 39 H206142 60 minutes fire resistance 6 122 EN 1 x 12. Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. 4 5 6 Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Linings as in table. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx. whichever is the more onerous.5 1 x 12. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. Linings as in table. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout.

2 . Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. or reduced stud centres. Linings as in table.5 + 1 x 12. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs.5 + 1 x 12. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 4600 45 Severe 39 H206015 Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard 5 122 1 x 12. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. 4 5 6 Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 2 3 97 97 97 BS 1 x 12.5 4600 49 Severe 39 H206047 6 122 1 x 12. Linings as in table. Linings as in table.5 1 x 12.enquiries@bpb.Principles of robust design. Linings as in table. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.5 3600 3600 3600 36 42 43 Medium Medium Medium 22 22 23 H206013 H206045 H206138 Glasroc H TILEBACKER Glasroc H TILEBACKER Glasroc H TILEBACKER 60 minutes fire resistance 4 122 BS 1 x 12.5 + 1 x 12. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Linings as in table.single and double layer incorporating Glasroc H TILEBACKER board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 SP LIFETIM ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 One layer of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Linings as in table. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 4600 50 Severe 39 H206142 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.4. Two layers of board each side of 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 1 x 12.com BS 1 Table 10b – GypWall CLASSIC 70mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx. NBS work section K10 .Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 91 GypWall CLASSIC 6 A RR E . Refer to section 3.

walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled.5 4000 51 Severe 40 H206149 Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard 1 The maximum heights quoted are limited by the fire state field of application or by limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa.double layer incorporating Glasroc H TILEBACKER board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS EN 1364-1: 1999 SP LIFETIM ECSURE ANTY EN 1 SY STEM W 2 3 Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.www. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum.5 7600 50 Severe 39 H206027 Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard 2 198 1 x 12.british-gypsum.5 7600 51 Severe 40 H206149 60 minutes fire resistance 3 198 EN 1 x 12.5 + 1 x 12. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed.com GypWall CLASSIC Performance ( Refer to section 3 . weight kg/m2 System reference 30 minutes fire resistance 1 198 EN 1 x 12. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. 6 NBS work section K10 . whichever is the more onerous. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.Basic principles of system design) Table 11a – GypWall CLASSIC 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 92 A RR E . 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Linings as in table.5 + 1 x 12.5 + 1 x 12. Linings as in table. Linings as in table.5 + 1 x 12.5 7600 51 Severe 39 H206059 3 198 1 x 12. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw (Rw + Ctr) dB Duty rating Approx.

enquiries@bpb.Plasterboard drylinings / partitions / ceilings 93 GypWall CLASSIC 6 A RR E .5 7600 50 Severe 39 H206027 Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard Outer layer Glasroc H TILEBACKER and inner layer WallBoard 2 198 1 x 12.4. partition height1 mm Sound insulation Rw dB Duty rating Approx. Linings as in table. and the Company’s fixing recommendations are strictly observed. Refer to section 3. walls and ceilings incorporating boards with all joints taped and filled. Any variation in the specifications should be checked with British Gypsum. or skimmed according to British Gypsum’s recommendations. Linings as in table.com BS 1 Table 11b – GypWall CLASSIC 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs . Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.5 + 1 x 12.5 7600 51 Severe 39 H206059 3 198 1 x 12.double layer incorporating Glasroc H TILEBACKER board linings Solutions to satisfy the requirements of BS 476: Part 22: 1987 SP LIFETIM ECSURE ANTY SY STEM W 2 3 Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.2 .5 + 1 x 12. Linings as in table. The quoted performances are achieved only if British Gypsum components are used throughout. 25mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. NB The fire resistance and sound insulation performances are for imperforate partitions. weight kg/m2 System reference 60 minutes fire resistance 1 198 BS 1 x 12. NBS work section K10 .5 + 1 x 12. 50mm Isover APR 1200 in the cavity. Greater heights can be achieved through the use of Gypframe ‘I’ Studs. or reduced stud centres.Principles of robust design.5 7600 51 Severe 40 H206149 1 Based on a limiting deflection of L/240 at 200 Pa. Two layers of board each side of 146mm Gypframe ‘C’ Studs at 600mm centres. Detail Partition thickness mm Board type Lining thickness mm Max.

Medium weight fixtures can be made to Gypframe 99 FC 50 Fixing Channel.this will determine whether it can be supported directly from the partition or needs to be independently supported from the structure. consideration should be given to the size and weight of the damper . Refer to section 10 – Cavity fire barriers. Framing surround for openings Where services such as horizontal ducts. If the floor is uneven. Refer to Construction details – 14 .com 6 94 Please refer to section 3 . can be fixed using Gypframe Service Support Plate. available to download from www.2 – Principles of building acoustics. consideration should be given to the potential loss of sound insulation performance through the steelwork. Cavity fire barriers Minimum 12. The openings should be constructed using established metal stud procedures.2 – Service penetrations and fixing into drywall systems. Refer to section 3. If the concrete or screeded floor is new. Access for maintenance Gyproc Profilex Access Panels are available to provide access for maintenance. For 94mm channels and above. two rows of staggered fixings are required.5mm Gyproc plasterboard.21. a 38mm thick timber sole plate equal to the width of the channel should be used. will provide a satisfactory closure to flame or smoke. See Construction details – 30 . Partition to structural steelwork junctions When designing the layout of rooms requiring separation by sound insulating walls abutting structural steelwork. They should coincide with movement joints within the surrounding structure. Where Gypframe AcouStuds are used. Deflection heads may also be required to the underside of roof structures subjected to positive and negative pressures. Cables should be protected by conduit.5 – Service installations. The door manufacturer should also be consulted in relation to door details. or a high performance socket box detail used where higher acoustic performance is required. Standard door frame detailing to suit BS 5234 Light and Medium Duty applications is shown in Construction details – 24. The cut-outs in the studs can be used for routing electrical and other small services (see Construction details – 1). Door openings The designer should consider thickness tolerances of the partition types in relation to the proposed door frame detail. at the same centres as shown in Construction details – 1a for conventional cut-outs. Services Penetrations Penetrations of fire-resistant or sound-insulating constructions for services need careful consideration to ensure that the performance of the element is not downgraded and also that the services themselves do not act as the mechanism of fire spread or sound transmission. Board finishing Refer to section 13 – Finishing systems and decorative effects. Refer to section 3. Access panels must be fully compatible with drywall construction and match the fire rating of the partition. Electrical The installation of electrical services should be carried out in accordance with BS 7671. Detailing to satisfy BS 5234 requirements for Heavy and Severe Duty is shown in Construction details – 25 .2.com GypWall CLASSIC Design Planning . consideration should be given to the installation of a damp-proof membrane between the floor surface and the channel or sole plate. Tiling For further details on tiling guidance: Refer to section 13 – Finishing systems and decorative effects. Control joints Control joints may be required in the partition to relieve stresses induced by expansion and contraction of the structure (see Construction details – 11). their position should be pre-determined in order that a framed opening can be provided. screw-fixed into the web of perimeter channels or vertical studs. Refer to section 3.british-gypsum.5 – Service installations.www. each row at 600mm centres and each fixing 25mm in from the flange. Independent support When designing for the installation of services such as fire dampers and associated ductwork through a GypWall partition. Switch boxes and socket outlets can be supported from Gypframe 99 FC 50 Fixing Channel fixed horizontally between studs.2 – Principles of building acoustics. Heavyweight fixtures (to BS 5234) such as wash basins and wall cupboards. For more information refer to the British Gypsum SITE BOOK. Refer to section 3.2. Tiling. Fixtures Lightweight fixtures can be made directly to the partition linings.31.26.Basic principles of system design for general guidance .british-gypsum. Deflection heads Partition head deflection designs may be necessary to accommodate deflections in the supporting floor. fire dampers and access panels are required to penetrate the wall.key factors The position of services and heavy fixtures should be pre-determined and their installation planned into the frame erection stage.5. services are routed through 50mm x 28mm ‘H’ shaped push-outs. For special detailing that minimises the loss of acoustic performance: Refer to section 3. or other suitable precautions taken to prevent abrasion when they pass through the metal frame. Fixing floor and ceiling channels Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channels must be securely fixed with a row of fixings at 600mm maximum centres.

enquiries@bpb.Gypframe ‘C’ and Gypframe ‘I’ Studs Centres at 600mm thereafter 1a Service cut-outs .T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.com Construction details 1 Service cut-outs .Gypframe AcouStuds Centres at 600mm thereafter 1479mm 1479mm 75mm 30mm 879mm 75mm 38mm 75mm 38mm 75mm 38mm 75mm 38mm 50mm 50mm 28mm 28mm 28mm 279mm 279mm 879mm 48mm stud 60mm stud 70mm stud 92mm stud 146mm stud 70mm 70mm AcouStud 92mm 92mm AcouStud 146mm 146mm AcouStud 2 Head and base 4 2a Base with timber sole plate 50mm 3 1 2 1 2 6 3 11 7 8 6 3 Junction with masonry and stop end detail 3 2 1 10 4 5 1 2 3 4 5 6 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Gypframe ‘C’ Stud Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel Gyproc Sealant Bulk fill with Gyproc jointing materials (where gap exceeds 5mm) Skirting 9 7 8 9 10 11 Floating screed on resilient layer Timber sole plate suitably fixed to structure Internal blockwork DriLyner BASIC wall lining system Isover insulation 95 GypWall CLASSIC 6 .

detail may not be suitable for all solutions 2 1 2 1 3 6a ‘T’ junction to optimise acoustic performance and reduce flanking transmission 6b ‘T’ junction to optimise acoustic performance and reduce flanking transmission 2 1 4 2 1 3 3 7 Four way junction to optimise acoustic performance and reduce flanking transmission 8 Splayed corner 2 1 1 5 2 3 5 6 96 1 2 3 4 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Gypframe ‘C’ Stud Isover insulation Gypframe GA5 Internal Fixing Angle 5 Gypframe GA6 Splayed Angle .com GypWall CLASSIC Construction details 4 ‘T’ junction .single layer 5 ‘T’ Junction when partition with higher acoustic performance abuts a partition with lower acoustic performance.www. Acoustic principles only .british-gypsum.

double layer 1 2 1 2 11 Typical control joint 12 Gypframe 99 FC 50 Fixing Channel (short legs flattened at stud positions) 16 mm 12 12 mm mm 2 5 2 3 1 1 4 13 Gypframe Service Support Plate 2 7 1 6 1 2 3 4 5 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Gypframe ‘C’ Stud Stone mineral wool (minimum density 23kg/m3) (by others) Gyproc Control Joint Gypframe 99 FC 50 Fixing Channel 6 18mm plywood 7 Gypframe Service Support Plate NB If Gypframe Service Support Plates are being installed and not immediately boarded.single layer 10 Corner detail .T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.enquiries@bpb. secure plates with a Gyproc Wafer Head Drywall Screw or Gyproc Wafer Head Jack-Point Screw.com Construction details 9 Corner detail . 97 GypWall CLASSIC 6 .

please contact the British Gypsum Drywall Academy for further guidance. . Where there is a need for a deflection head in a 90 minute wall. which should be made into Gypframe GFS1 Fixing Strap (or stud nogging in Construction details .www.com GypWall CLASSIC Construction details 14 Deflection head for 15mm downward movement and 60 minutes fire resistance 8 7 15mm 15mm 15mm 15mm 15 Deflection head for 15mm downward movement and up to 120 minutes fire resistance 8 7 4 11 4 20mm 15mm (bottom of channel to top of stud nogging) 3 2 1 12 2 1 16 Deflection head for plus or minus 25mm movement and 60 minutes fire resistance 8 17 Deflection head for 50mm downward movement and 60 minutes fire resistance 8 9 25mm 9 50mm 25mm 8 6 50mm 8 6 30mm 55mm 3 2 1 3 2 1 18 Deflection head for plus or minus 25mm movement and 60 minutes fire resistance 8 19 Deflection head for 50mm downward movement and 60 minutes fire resistance 8 25mm 50mm 10 25mm 10 50mm 8 5 8 5 55mm 30mm 3 2 1 3 2 1 1 2 3 4 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Gypframe ‘C’ Stud Gypframe GFS1 Fixing Strap Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel suitably fixed through fire-stop to structure at 600mm 5 Gypframe Extra Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel suitably fixed through fire-stop to structure at 600mm 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 Gypframe Extra Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channel fixed to timber head plate Gyproc CoreBoard Gyproc FireStrip (continuous) Timber head plate suitably fixed to structure 25mm Glasroc F FIRECASE Stone mineral wool (minimum 33kg/m3) retained by stud nogging (by others) Nogging cut from Gypframe ‘C’ Stud.british-gypsum. the 120 minute solution can be used (refer to Construction details .16) or alternatively.16). Continuous Gyproc FireStrip must be installed as shown to maintain fire performance. The arrow ( ) denotes the position of the uppermost board fixing. tightly fitted between studs 6 98 NB No fixings should be made through the boards into the flanges of the head channel.

T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.com 20 Deflection head parallel to floor profile for 15mm downward movement and up to 60 minutes fire resistance 2 5 9 8 15mm 15mm 21 Deflection head perpendicular to floor profile for 15mm downward movement and up to 60 minutes fire resistance 7 2 5 15mm 15mm 6 6 3 3 15mm 15mm 10 10 4 1 4 1 22 Junction with external wall 12 23 Junction with external wall when acoustic performance is a key consideration .enquiries@bpb. which should be made into Gypframe GFS1 Fixing Strap. Continuous Gyproc FireStrip must be installed as shown to maintain fire performance.helps reduce flanking transmission 12 13 1 4 13 1 4 11 11 14 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Gyproc FireStrip (continuous line) Gypframe Deep Flange Floor & Ceiling Channels (DC) Gypframe ‘C’ Stud Gyproc Sealant Gyproc CoreBoard Fire-stopping (by others) Glasroc F FIRECASE 9 Gypframe 99 FC 50 Fixing Channel 10 Gypframe GFS1 Fixing Strap fixed to studs with Gyproc Wafer Head Drywall Screws 11 Isover insulation 12 External cladding 13 External wall stud framework 14 Cavity barrier (subject to regulatory requirements) ) denotes the position of the uppermost board fixing. The arrow ( 99 GypWall CLASSIC 6 Construction details . NB No fixings should be made through the boards into the flanges of the head channel.

british-gypsum.www.com GypWall CLASSIC Construction details 24 Door frame to satisfy BS 5234: Parts 1 & 2: 1992 . 100 .Light and Medium Duty 150mm 4 6 2 3 1200mm 1200mm 5 1 7 1 2 3 4 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Gypframe ‘C’ Stud Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel cut and bent to form door head 5 Timber door frame and architrave 6 Gypframe ‘C’ Stud to maintain stud module 7 Timber sub-frame 6 NB Advice should be sought from the door manufacturer prior to the construction of these details.

enquiries@bpb. NB At the base. the channel is cut and bent to extend 300mm up the studs and fixed each side with two Gyproc Wafer Head Drywall Screws.T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical. 101 GypWall CLASSIC 6 Construction details .com 25 Door frame to satisfy BS 5234: Parts 1 & 2: 1992 . The studs each side of the opening are sleeved full height of opening with Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel.Heavy and Severe Duty 150mm 4 6 3 2 300mm 7 1200mm 1200mm 5 1 150mm 1 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board 2 Gypframe ‘C’ Stud 3 Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel to sleeve studs 4 Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel cut and bent to form door head 5 Timber door frame and architrave 6 Gypframe ‘C’ Stud to maintain stud module 7 Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel cut and bent to extend up studs NB Advice should be sought from the door manufacturer prior to the construction of these details.

com GypWall CLASSIC Construction details 26 Alternative door frame to satisfy BS 5234: Parts 1 & 2: 1992 . NB At the base.british-gypsum. NB The principle of this alternative detail is only suitable for GypWall CLASSIC. The studs each side of the opening are sleeved full height of opening with Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel.www. GypWall ROBUST and GypWall EXTREME for fixed head situations only.Heavy and Severe Duty 8 7 150mm 4 6 3 2 300mm 9 1200mm 1200mm 1200mm 5 1 150mm 1 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board 2 Gypframe ‘C’ Stud 3 Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel to sleeve studs 4 Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel cut and bent to form door head 5 Timber door frame and architrave 6 Gypframe ‘C’ Stud to maintain stud module 7 Gypframe ‘C’ Studs fixed back to back with Gyproc Drywall Screws at 300mm centres staggered 8 Plasterboard infill (same type as lining) cut to fit between studs 9 Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel cut and bent to extend up studs 6 102 NB Advice should be sought from the door manufacturer prior to the construction of these details. . the channel is cut and bent to extend 300mm up the studs and fixed each side with two Gyproc Wafer Head Drywall Screws.

enquiries@bpb.com 27 Board layout .T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.double layer 29 Horizontal board joint .typical configuration 3 5 2 1 4 28 Horizontal board joint .single layer 6 6 3 8 7 7 1 2 3 4 Inner layer of Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Outer layer of Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Gypframe GFS1 Fixing Strap Gypframe metal framing 5 6 7 8 Gyproc Drywall Screws Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board Gypframe ‘C’ Stud Gypframe GFT1 Fixing T (alternatively use Gypframe GFS1 Fixing Strap) 103 GypWall CLASSIC 6 Construction details .

com GypWall CLASSIC Construction details 30 Opening for service penetrations in fire-rated partitions 2 Section X . Size of damper should not exceed 1400 x 1200mm .Y 3 1 2 4 31 Fire tested construction in which the damper is supported by the partition (isometric view) 5 4 2 1 1 Gyproc plasterboard or Glasroc F specialist board 2 Gypframe ‘C’ Stud 3 Gypframe Floor & Ceiling Channel 6 104 4 Penetration seal (as tested by damper manufacturer or proprietary alternative. confirmed as compatible by system designer / specifier (plasterboard lining around opening may not be required) 5 Damper (by others).www.british-gypsum.X 1 3 4 Elevation X Y Section Y . Weight of damper should not exceed 57kg.

com 105 GypWall CLASSIC 6 .T 0844 800 1991 F 0844 561 8816 E bgtechnical.enquiries@bpb.