The GOFAI clips is designed for use with any wood, steel or concrete application where noise control is required. This includes, wood framed, steel framed, CMU, or concrete wall and or ceiling systems. The GOFAI clips assembly decouples the gypsum board from the structure, giving the assembly enhanced acoustical performance. The GOFAI clips fastens directly to the framing or structure. The GOFAI clips decouples the gypsum board from the structure stopping STC and IIC vibrations from entering the space adjacent.
|GOFAI Sound Isolation Clips For Ceilings and Walls |
The GOFAI-L series is a universal and versatile product line. The most common use is decoupling wall framing and ceiling systems. The GOFAI-L can be used in new construction or retrofit. The GOFAI-L should be used when items need to be acoustically decoupled for noise and vibration isolation. A few examples of the possible uses for the GOFAI-L series of noise control clips: Dropped ceiling, decoupled brace or resilient connector for isolating walls, speaker mount isolators, exhaust/vent fan isolators, recessed lighting cover box isolators, projector mount isolators, electrical box, ceiling fan isolators, garage door motor isolation, and garage door rail isolation just to name a few.
GOFAI clip transition or interrupt installation
• Resilient Sound Isolation Clip (GOFAI-L) ceiling system shall not carry heavy loads such as cabinets or bookshelves.
• Seal all potential air leaks with non-hardening acoustical caulking to achieve best noise control results. Use fire rated sealant where required.
• When attaching the GOFAI clips to a steel stud the minimum allowable thickness of the steel stud is 20 Ga.