07 42 43 Composite Metal Panels

07 42 43 Composite Metal Panels


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2

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8.5" x 11"

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07 42 43 Composite Metal Panels

 

Easy to edit CSI specification for 07 42 43 Composite Metal Panels, consisting of aluminum faces with the thermoplastic core.

 

Other metals including stainless steel, titanium, zinc, and copper are available and can be added to this section.

 

The manufacturers listed in this section produce only the composite panel stock. A fabricator is required to form the panels and provide an attachment system.

 

Panels utilize joint sealers or gaskets for a sealed system or an open joint rainscreen system.

 

Panels require structural support, typically from steel framing.  See section 07 05 46 Rainscreen Attachment System.

 

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