Learn Over Lunch: Single Skin Metal Panels for Pressure Equalized Rainscreen (PER) Applications

Wednesday, February 24, 2021

Learn Over Lunch: Single Skin Metal Panels for Pressure Equalized Rainscreen (PER) Applications
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In this course, you will gain a deeper understanding of how single skin metal panels differ from composite panel systems, the different approaches to building envelope design, the importance of pressure-equalization in rainscreen applications, and the detailing and finishing options for single skin metal rainscreen panel systems.

Learning objectives

  1. Explore different types of metal panels and how they can affect a building
  2. Identify the testing methods established by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA) for rainscreen systems
  3. Discuss the basics of detailing climate appropriate single skin metal panel PER wall assemblies
  4. Specify a metal panel with a suitable finish for a single skin metal panel PER wall assembly to meet a building’s projected cost, thermal control requirements, and maintenance lifecycle needs

Date and time

Wednesday, February 24, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Location

Virtual

Credits

1 LU/HSW

Provider

Dri-Design

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