Knauf Fire Resistant Gypsum Board are gypsum based wallboards whose core is reinforced with fiber glass for fire resistance. They comply fully with the requirements of DIN18180-GKF, EN520-Type DF.
Fields of Application:
Knauf Fire Resistant Gypsum Board are used as the cladding component of drywall constructions such as:
- Fire rated partitions using metal frames
- Fire rated suspended ceilings using metal frames
- Fire rated furring and wall linings
- Fire rated shaft walls
Fire resistant gypsum boards are just part of a complete fire rated assembly. To achieve a certain fire rating on a Knauf drywall assembly, the complete system components from Knauf has to be used and the assembly has to be installed according to Knauf’s installation guidelines.
Properties: Lightweight constructionsEasy, fast and dry applicationGood sound insulation performanceBest fire insulation performanceEnvironmental friendlyLimitless design options
Board Dimensions: Thickness: 9.5 / 12.5 / 15 mmWidth: 1200 mmLength: 2400 / 3000 mm* Special sizes are also available upon request.
Board Weights: 12.5mm ~ 10 kg/m215mm ~ 13 kg/m2
Edge Detail: Taper Edge (TE)Square Edge (SE)
Board Type: EN520 – Type DF