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backing board

[′bak·iŋ ‚bȯrd]
(building construction)
In a suspended acoustical ceiling, a flat sheet of gypsum board to which acoustical tile is attached by adhesive or mechanical means.

backing board

In a suspended acoustical ceiling, a flat sheet of gypsum board to which acoustical tile is attached by adhesive or mechanical means.
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Since I started using this backer board with the steel trap, nothing has slipped past.
1C Two methods of computing the additional gross profit from the extra VV inch sliced from the backer board are shown.
Next up was the endless discussions on tile size, shape, colour, grout colour, grout flexibility, backer board, which always left me thinking: "There are children starving in Africa, can't we save them or the planet, these are important issues, not how big a tile is.
Located in the park's new spec building, Unifix manufactures cement backer board marketed under the brand name Permabase.
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This backer board is essentially the innermost one-half inch of the flitch.
The water-based painting sits on a 5/8-inch concrete backer board.
QuietRock 528 was ideal for sound walls that required a tile backer board," said Todd Browning, district manager of Boyett Construction, Inc.
For fire safety, the wall is framed with metal studs and covered with concrete backer board.
National Gypsum is a world leader in the production of gypsum wallboard, supplies wallboard, interior finishing products and cement backer board to the construction industry.
CertainTeed Fiber Cement Backer Board retains the rigidity of cement, but its fiber components make the board much lighter and more flexible than traditional all cement backer board.
National Gypsum Company, Charlotte, North Carolina, is privately owned and supplies gypsum wallboard, interior finishing products, and cement backer board to the construction industry.