Gypsum Board Thickness
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Panels are easy to carry and hang. If the drywall is not quite meeting your curve slightly dampen the drywall to make it more flexible. 1 25 4 mm 1 not all types of gypsum panel products are available in all lengths widths and thicknesses. Rupture load n thickness 9 5mm vertical.
The minimum bend radius of plasterboard varies depending on board thickness and type. The thickness required for each application is dictated by the building code. 4 feet wide by 8 feet high is the most common. Common thicknesses are 1 4 inch 1 2 inch and 5 8 inch.
6mm glasroc f multiboard is our best performing board in terms of bending being able to be curved to minimum radius 600mm. If the wall studs are placed 24 inches on center a 5 8 inch drywall is recommended. Gypsum board is an excellent fire resistant building material. Gypsum wall board also known as plasterboard or drywall is a plaster based wall finish that is available in a variety of sizes.
Gypsum board has a high fire resistance level. Standard thickness for interior walls. Its non combustible core contains nearly 21 chemically combined water which under high heat slowly escapes as steam. Standard walls the most common thickness of drywall used in residential interior construction is 1 2 inch.