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Noise Control Ceiling Hanger

Patent No. 8,549,809

A revolutionary noise control ceiling hanger. The essential component for "better than code" noise reduction in wood-framed projects. Unique leaf spring design delivers exceptional noise control at annoying lower frequencies. Ready to ride the WAVE?

Acoustical Performance

  • Greatly outperforms resilient channel in controlling "thuds" (Low Frequency)
    • 16-dB impact noise reduction at 50 Hz, 8-dB average improvement at 50-100 Hz
    • 5-dB airborne noise average reduction at 50-100 Hz
  • Two IIC 56+, STC 60 assemblies, without gypsum/lightweight concrete
  • Low Flooring Profile – IIC 56/57 (ceramic tile/wood) performance with only 1/8 inch (3mm) floor buildup
  • Use with KINETICS® IsoLayment QT (3-mm) noise control underlayment

Simple Floor/Ceiling Designs:

  • Highest performance-to-cost value for wood-framed floor/ceilings
  • Fastens to all wood structural framing
  • Fire-rated assemblies cover all types of typical wood joists/trusses
    ICC-ES Evaluation Report: ESR-3207
  • Cement board buildup not required beneath ceramic tile
  • Seismic categories: A, B, C, D, E, F

Product Specs

WAVE Hanger Drawing
Capacity Deflection at Design Load Seismic Categories fn (max)
WAVE 44 Black 44 lbs 0.44 in A, B, C, D, E, F 5-Hz
WAVE 22 Silver 22 lbs
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