January 2020 Toolbox
Perimeter Fire Barrier System
Specified Technologies Inc.
The Quick Clip Perimeter Fire Barrier System is designed to accelerate the installation of curtainwall insulation for perimeter fire barrier systems. The system’s brackets clip onto the mullions without direct attachment by screws to support the curtain wall insulation. Self-locking fasteners secure the insulation panels in place. Whether it’s onsite or factory installed, the product can dramatically reduce your installation costs. For more information, visit stifirestop.com.
The 18V LXT Brushless Cordless Drywall Sander (XLS01) is a cordless drywall sander and delivers increased efficiency and mobility for drywall finishers throughout the finish phases of Level 1 thru 5. Drywall contractors can sand across various wall orientations with the flexible swivel head and easy-glide roller wheels allow for seamless flush-to-wall edge sanding. The compact size allows users to sand confined spaces such as closets, but an extending handle reaches high walls and ceilings. It’s part of Makita’s complete range of cordless drywall solutions. For more information, visit makitatools.com.
Acoustical Wall and Ceiling Panels
Sound Quality Acoustical Wall and Ceiling Panels are designed to solve acoustical needs while enhancing the aesthetic look of a space. With a variety of options to choose from, including sizes, shapes, fabrics and colors, it is easy to create a solution for reverberation sound problems. The S-2000 Standard Wall Panel is manufactured to the highest standards and is specifically designed as a multi-purpose absorber panel that offers an economical way to resolve reverberant noise problems. Application for the panels includes schools, universities, offices, airports, churches, restaurants and any area where excess reverberation is a problem. The edges are available in natural or chemically hardened and are available in four edge profiles. For more information, visit soundseal.com.
Kitted Design Ceiling Solutions
Armstrong Ceiling & Wall Solutions
FELTWorks Blades enable architects and designers to redefine the ceiling plane with a soft, linear visual that adds quiet and warmth to interior spaces. Easy to specify and install, the blades are available in two kitted design modules, as well as rectangular panels in 6, 8 and 10 inch heights. Kitted module options include Ebbs & Flows and Peaks & Valleys designs, offering custom looks from standard products. The 3/8-inch thick panels are available in standard 48 and 96 inch lengths and 15 standard colors. The online design guide allows architects and designers to explore and download detailed layout drawings with specific information, including blade identification numbers and pattern repeats, to help scale designs for use in any size space. For a one-of-a-kind, custom visual, the design professionals at the Armstrong You Inspire Solutions Center can provide assistance. To learn more, visit armstrongceilings.com.