Phillips Manufacturing continues to be a leader in accessories, including resilient acoustic channel. Our selection is among the broadest in the industry and Phillips’ quality and performance is backed up by our customers’ confidence and independent lab test results. Phillips’ latest addition to our resilient acoustic channel lineup is RC-XL, which features a wider flange to meet 30 UL Assemblies, has been independently tested by NGC Testing Services, which features one of North America’s most sophisticated and unique, fully accredited independent testing facilities. RC-XL tested at the same performance levels as the competition, but provides more value and easier installation with less waste.
Phillips has also produced a new Resilient Sound Channel brochure, showing the STC Rating, value and ease of installation of Phillips products as well as the competition and other components used in sound reduction. If you would like to view the brochure in PDF form or request samples, click here.
RC-XL Product Benefits
Phillips RC-XL Resilient Sound Channels (Furring Channel) are fabricated from galvanized
steel and designed to decrease sound transmission through wall partitions and ceilings/
floors. RC-XL is manufactured to exacting specifications for a strong, durable sound barrier.
Additional benefits include:
â€¢ RC-XL has a minimum design thickness of .020″
â€¢ Deeply knurled for positive screw placement and to eliminate wandering
â€¢ Works great to prevent ridging and cracking in ceilings
â€¢ Lab certified test results available upon request
â€¢ Use up to 2 layers of 5/8″ wallboard for ceiling applications
â€¢ Qualifies for 30 UL assemblies
â€¢ LEED Credits for Recycled Content:
MR2 The steel and vinyl used in Phillips Manufacturing products is 100% recyclable.
MR4 Phillips Manufacturing steel and vinyl products have a minimum of:
Total Recycled Content: 30%
Post-Consumer Recycled Content: 25%
Pre-Consumer Recycled Content: 5%
For more information on RC-XL or any of the other Phillips Resilient Sound Channels, please contact your Phillips Sales Representative at 800.822.5055.