5/8” sound-damped Type X gypsum panel
Patented EZ-SNAP® technology makes it easy to score and snap, install, and finish like any paper-faced gypsum panel
Achieves high sound attenuation and fire resistance in one panel using less space, material and labor than other acoustic alternatives
For residential and commercial applications where Quiet® is a priority
Highly reliable sound control that cannot be easily short circuited like resilient channel, even when fixtures are installed
Outperforms other sound attenuation methods, including multi-layered gypsum panels, resilient channel, and soundboard on many assemblies
Product Description : first high acoustic performing score and snap panel
5/8” QuietRock EZ-SNAP (ES) delivers high acoustic performance with improved workability to speed up installation time. Our patented EZ-SNAP technology allows installers to easily score and snap the panel because there is no paper or metal in the center of the panel. QuietRock ES is the go-to sound control solution for residential, commercial and institutional construction throughout North America. The panels are UL Certified per required testing for fire-resistance and surface burning characteristics.
|QuietRock® ES Type X||QuietRock ES||5/8”||48"||8', 9', 10'||Tapered||2.6 lbs/ft2|
Core: Naturally occurring gypsum and proprietary additives, laminated with a proprietary sound damping viscoelastic polymer glue.
Paper: 100% recycled paper on front, back and long edges
Product Standards: ASTM C1766
QuietRock® EZ-SNAP Installation Instructions (ES & ES MR)
GA-216 Application and Finishing of Panel Products
GA-214 Recommended Levels of Board Finish
ASTM C840 Standard Specification for Application and Finishing of Gypsum Board
Surface Abrasion: Level 2
Soft Body: Level 1
Hard Body: Level 2
Flame Spread 15
Smoke Developed 0
|Fire Resistance and Sound Control||
The PABCO® Sound Design Guide
Sound Design Tool
GA-600 Fire Resistance and Sound Control Design Manual
Underwriters Laboratories - UL Product iQ® CKNX R7094 for the latest UL Design Numbers
3-Part Spec–092900–Gypsum Panels
3-Part Specification for all PABCO® Gypsum and QuietRock ® gypsum panel products.
Calgary International Airport
Project: QuietRock® specified for critical noise abatement requirements in airport terminal.
California Pacific Medical Center
Project: Integrated project team creates low cost, Quiet® solution for San Francisco hospital.
Efficient Sound Control
Learn why QuietRock® is preferred by contractors when sound control is important.
Hard Body Impact Test – QRES, QR530
Hard Body Impact Test Report for QuietRock® ES and QuietRock® 530 sound reducing panels.
Project: Custom homes reflect Kevin Hunstad’s stylistic acumen using PABCO® drywall.
Project: QuietRock® found to be cost effective while exceeding hotel’s acoustic expectations.
QuietRock® ES and ES MR Installation Instructions
Installation information for QuietRock EZ-SNAP® panels: QuietRock ES and ES Mold Resistant, along with QuietPutty® and QuietSeal® Pro.
QuietRock® ES Submittal
Submittal document for QuietRock ES sound damping gypsum panel
Datasheet describing benefits, specs, wall assemblies for QuietRock EZ-SNAP.
QuietRock® Healthcare Solutions
QuietRock product benefits and applications focused toward the healthcare industry.
QuietRock® Product Overview
QuietRock product overview, benefits and applications.
Safety Data Sheet – QuietRock® ES & ES MR
Safety Data Sheet for QuietRock ES & ES Mold Resistant Sound Reducing Drywall Panels.
Soft Body Impact Test – QRES, QR530
Soft Body Impact Test Report for QuietRock® ES and QuietRock® 530.