The Chicago Metallic™1260 Intermediate Duty and 1280 Heavy-Duty Snap-Grid™ tees are made from hot-dip galvanized steel and aluminum caps that add extra resistance to corrosion. Mainly used in fire rated areas, Chicago Metallic™ Aluminum Cap 1260/1280s are commonly used in locker rooms, commercial kitchens and retail areas. These Fire-Front fire rated systems are suited for use with industry standard acoustical panels and diffusers, and install and dismount quickly and easily.
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Features and Benefits
- System is approved for all seismic areas.
- Aluminum cap provides added corrosion resistance.
- Cost control.
- Global compatibility and availability.
- Sustainable: Minimum 25% recycled content, 100% locally recyclable, global/regional manufacture.
Chicago Metallic suspension systems meet a Class-A flame spread rating in accordance with ASTM standard E1264-08.
ASTM E1264 Classification
Fire Rated – Locker Rooms, Commercial Kitchens and food prep areas, Retail
ASTM C 635 Heavy Duty (HD) and Intermediate Duty (ID) main tee classifications; commercial quality HDG-30 steel, hot-dip galvanized body and aluminum cap, 15/16” width, 1-1/2” height. System is approved for all seismic areas.
25% recycled content, 100% locally recyclable, global/regional manufacture.