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Austratus Timber Ceiling and Wall System
Description

An off-the-shelf system making timber walls and ceilings fast to install, easy to work with, and cost-effective.

Austratus are available with standard square fin, a V-fin or a flat profile in Western Red Cedar and Hemlock, as well as a range of raw, clear satin and colour-wash finish options. Profiles are interchangeable and can be spaced at custom intervals, allowing multiple combinations of depth and dimension and giving control over the exact design.

 

Key Features
  • Complete, off-the-shelf suspended ceiling system
  • Suitable for walls and ceilings
  • Easy to install
  • Easy to replace elements of system (e.g. damaged panels or fins)
  • Easily adapted for special features such as speakers, fire outlets, lights, air-con vents
  • Light weight
  • Sustainably-harvested timber (FSC and PEFC available)
  • Range of colours available (many pre-coated options) or raw
  • Two different timbers as standard (Western Red Cedar and Hemlock) — Other timbers available for custom orders (set up fee may apply)
  • Can be screwed directly onto existing walls and ceilings
Scope of Use
  • Austratus is used for internal applications — suspended ceilings and walls
  • Idea for retail shop fit outs, office and commercial fit outs, auditoriums, theatres, clubs, pubs, restaurants, hotels
Limitations on Use

Not for external use.

Statement of Building Code Compliance

Made in both Western Red Cedar and Hemlock, Austratus meets Building Code Group 3 for fire resistance and offers low spread and fire hazard properties.

Austratus, used alongside acoustic insulation and other specific applications, has been proven to achieve Noise Reduction Coefficient (NRC) results as high as 0.9.

In-Service History

Austratus is a new product innovation in response to market demand for an easier way to produce timber walls and suspended ceilings. Recently installed for Coronis real estate head office as they needed an office that was sure to impress. Their design for timber screening in the reception area was already in place. They just needed to find the right product to fit. Their builder recommended Austratus for its light, easy installation. Their choice of bright and light Hemlock in a beachy Coca Sands finish adds a comfortable, natural feel to the office. The all-in one system made installation a breeze and fitted right into their specified design, no alterations needed.

Documents
Data Sheet: V-fin Profile
Datasheet - Flat Profile
Datasheet - Square Fin
Installation and Operation
Installation Video
CAD/PDF Details
Austratus Detail

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