Standard Specification for Installation of Steel Framing Members to Receive Screw-Attached Gypsum Panel Products
|Publication Date:||10 October 1999|
|ICS Code (Cement. Gypsum. Lime. Mortar):||91.100.10|
|ICS Code (Walls. Partitions. Façades):||91.060.10|
1. Scope *
1.1 This specification covers the minimum requirements for the installation of interior nonstructural steel framing and furring members designed to receive screw-attached gypsum panel products. The steel framing and furring members covered in this specification are limited to those complying with Specification C 645.
1.2 Details of construction for a specific assembly to achieve the required fire resistance shall be obtained from reports of fire-resistance tests, engineering evaluations, or listings from recognized fire testing laboratories.
1.3 The values stated in inch-pound units are to be regarded as the standard. The SI (metric) values given in parentheses are approximate and are provided for information purposes only.