Suspend ceiling on metal portal roof pitches


Postby nigelivey » Tue Feb 15, 2011 3:17 pm

Hi all
I was after some advise on how to suspend a plasterboard ceiling. I use metal framing all the time but have a client who wants to suspend a framing system off a metal portal roof. Can anyone point me in the right direction for fixing hangers onto the roof frame? The portal roof needs framing out on the slope to give a full height ceiling. The portal is made of steel box section. Any ideas?
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Postby collectors » Wed Feb 16, 2011 3:13 pm

Have a google for RSJ clips. They make hammer on ones for fixing pipes & electrical fittings. This link will give you an idea Google: tlc-direct.co.uk/Products/GCBC250.html?source=adwords&kw={keyword}&gclid=COitsY_7jKcCFQJO4QodhUY9ew
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Postby nigelivey » Wed Feb 16, 2011 8:10 pm

Thank you very much thats a great help and a good link to a site. Cheers!
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