Furring channel

Furring channel

Small metal channels used to hold the metal lath in a plaster ceiling.

furring channel

A steel channel used as furring, 1.
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A few examples of Phillips steel accessories include: RC-1 TRU-25[R] Gauge Resilient Sound Channel, Cold Rolled Channel, DWC Hat Furring Channel and Z-Furring Channel.
furring channels - resilient channels, min 3/8" deep by min 3" wide at the base and min 1-1/4" wide at the face, formed from 0.
The new 120,000 sq ft facility is designed to manufacture gypsum ceiling products -- everything from studs, tracks and furring channels, to main channels and wall angles.
Then tie horizontal runner channels (1/2 inch by 3/4 inch) to the brackets with wire, and install furring channels vertically on centers of 16 inches (with 1/2-inch gypsum board) or 24 inches (with 5/8-inch board).
Thus, increasing a wall STC from 30 to 40 may require only a second layer of gypsum board on one side, or filling the wall cavity with insulation, while an STC increase of 40 to 50 may call for separating one side with resilient wall furring channels to isolate the gypsum board from the framing.
facility is designed to manufacture gypsum ceiling products, including studs, tracks, furring channels, main channels and wall angles.