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ACOUSTIC PERFORMANCE

The FS WS -2 system is a twin stud acoustic party / dividing wall system that offers high acoustic performance and minimal depth.

SYSTEM FEATURES

  • Exceeds the requirements of UK building regulations Approved Document E
  • A high performance twin stud system
  • Used to create new party walls
  • Most used for compliance with building regulations
  • High mass and significant depth create our highest performance
  • For optimum performance increase the stud depth and increase the cavity

SPECIFIED PRODUCTS

INSTALLATION ADVICE

  • Install twin 50mm metal track and stud walls. Leaving a minimum of 50mm clear cavity between the twin walls
  • Infill both studs with 50mm dB Slab insulation
  • Fix one layer of Maxibard to the stud on the outside of both new walls
  • Fix one layer of 15mm Soundbloc plasterboard to both walls over the Maxiboard
  • Ensure the joints of both boards are staggered
  • Seal the perimeter with acoustic sealant
  • Skim plaster or tape and joint finish

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