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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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The GoBoard[R] is a durable, lightweight, waterproof tile backer board from Johns Manville.
The innovative machine features a multi-position trencher and centerline to offset digging, which gives operators the opportunity to trench directly next to the backer board when preparing footings.
However, the brute force method can also break the bond between neighboring tiles and the tile backer board.
Finally, tile backer board, tile and grout are added.
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.
Logan, owner of Texas Pit Crafters in Pinehurst, Texas, recommends that islands holding cooking appliances be built out of noncombustible masonry materials, or a steel frame and concrete backer board clad in masonry or stucco.
Located in the park's new spec building, Unifix manufactures cement backer board marketed under the brand name Permabase.
However, the revised code does allow for the use of glass mat gypsum backer board that is in compliance with ASTMC 1178 and carries manufacturer recommendations for its use in wet areas.
DensShield[R]: is the premier tile backer board on the market, out-performing both cement board and greenboard.
The use of rigid insulation or backer board at the time of installation will help decrease the noise associated with rain or hail striking the metal siding.