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Snaptex is a site-built stretched fabric acoustic wall and ceiling system. Panels are available in a range of decorative finishes and may be large format or panelized with expressed negative detail in square, round or bevel edges.  For acoustic control, Sonaboard glass wool absorber is fitted under the fabric.


Snaptex system comprises Snaptex fabric tensioning track fixed to the wall, with fire-resistant Sonaboard in 13, 25, 40, 50, 75, 100mm options.  Selected fabric is stretched taut with Snaptex track.  Low density polyester wadding can be added where a soft padded look is desired.

Key Features
  • Wide range of fabric finishes available
  • Unique hinged interlocking jaws for perfect fabric tension and grip, Snaptex is easily re-opened for fabric maintenance
  • High sound absorption, NRC 0.60—1.00, quiet comfort
  • Square, bevel or reveal edge details
  • Sonatex impact or padded interlayer options
  • Site-built for a perfect fit around architectural detail
  • Installed by Asona's trained professional fixers
NZ-Owned Business
NZ-Owned Business
Recycled Content (Pre-Consumer)
Pre-Consumer Recycled Content
Scope of Use

Snaptec helps create unique upscale interiors, ideal for noise control in meeting rooms, cinema, theatre, music rooms, restaurants, hotels, healthcare facilities, etc.

Limitations on Use
  • Snaptex is a decorative finish and shall be installed late in the build program once the building is water tight and free of dust and debris from other trades
  • Do not install in wet areas
  • For high impact zones consult Asona
  • Client supplied fabric subject to prior approval
  • Direct exposure to sun light may result in fabric fade
  • Fabric colour may vary from batch to batch
  • Thin fabrics may require backing to reduce show-through of edge track
Statement of Building Code Compliance
  • NZ Building Code: Clause C - Interior Fire Rating Group 1-S, 2-S, 2 dependant on fabric selection
In-Service History
  • ASB North Wharf
  • BECA reception, Auckland
  • Beaumont Centre - auditorium
  • MIT Manukau - landings
Other Performance Attributes
  • High sound absorption, NRC 0.60—1.00, quiet comfort
B2 Durability compliant
Interior Fire Rating 1S
Test Results
Test Results
Asona Snaptex


Specification Clause/Guide
Maintenance Instructions

Asona Ltd are a manufacturer, distributor and installer of acoustic and decorative ceiling and wall panels.

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