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Acoustical

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Acoustics Overview

The SoundBook 2.0

SoundBook Steel Stud Partitions with Framing 16" o.c. Assemblies

SoundBook Steel Stud Partitions with Framing 24" o.c. Assemblies

SoundBook Steel Stud Chase Walls Assemblies

SoundBook Shaftwall Partitions Assemblies

SoundBook Wood Stud Partitions with Framing 16" o.c. Assemblies

SoundBook Wood Stud Partitions with Framing 24" o.c. Assemblies

SoundBook Wood Stud Chase Walls Assemblies

CAD & BIM Drawings

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Code Reports

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Gold Bond Cavity Shaftwall Evaluation Report ER3501-02

Gold Bond Area Separation Wall Evaluation Report ER3501-01

PermaBase Cement Board Evaluation Report UL ER22158-01

Gold Bond GridMarX and MaX12 Evaluation Report ER3501-03

Gold Bond eXP Sheathing Evaluation Report ESR-2743

Gold Bond eXP Interior Extreme and eXP Tile Backer evaluation Report ESR-3234

Gold Bond High Strength LITE and Ceiling Board Evaluation Report ESR-1366

Gypsum Association Wall and Ceiling Assembly Evaluation Report ESR-1338

Boise Cascade I-Joist Evaluation Report ESR-1144

Fire & Sound Selector

Find various fire-rated assemblies and corresponding STC ratings with test number references.

Specifications

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Industry Resources

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American Institute of Architects (AIA)

American National Standards Institute (ANSI)

Ceiling & Interior Systems Construction Association (CISCA)

Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute

Videos

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Animated Video - eXP Family of Glass Mat Products

Learn why eXP® Sheathing is the number one solution for building exteriors.

Gold Bond® XP® Hi-Impact® Gypsum Board vs. the Competition

Watch Area Sales Manager Bob Couche take on Gold Bond® XP® Hi-Impact® Gypsum Board with a bat!

Animated Video - DEXcell® Roof Boards

Learn about the three DEXcell® Roof Board product options.

NGC Testing Services | ASTM E119 Fire Test

For over 50 years, NGC Testing Services has provided the most efficient and cost-effective solution for full-scale fire, acoustical, structural/building envelope, and analytical testing, all housed in one fully-accredited facility.

Animated PermaBASE® Cement Board Thin Brick Installation

Watch how easy it is to install PermaBASE® Cement Board in a commercial thin brick veneer wall system installation.

Animated PermaBASE® Cement Board Thin Stone Veneer Installation

Watch how easy it is to install PermaBASE® Cement Board in a thin stone veneer wall system installation.

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Satisfying Your Testing and Palate Needs

Testing Services Update | October 2020

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Worry-Free Pre-Rock Installations

OnBoard Newsletter | October 2020

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The Bottom Line About Specifying Abuse or Impact

OnBoard Newsletter | September 2020

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PURPLE Book® II Has More Details and Drawings

OnBoard Newsletter | June 2020

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Reinforce Your Roof Against Hail Damage

OnBoard Newsletter | April 2020

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Reduce Noise With New SoundBook™ 2.0

OnBoard Newsletter | February 2020

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