Barrier Plate and Rainscreen Systems

Learn Over Lunch with American Metalcraft Inc. - In Person

Wednesday, July 20, 2022

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Explore the differences between aluminum wet seal panel and rainscreen systems. Learn how to design more economical panels with as little waste as possible. Study types of fastening methods, how current economic trends have impacted metal manufacturing and ways to utilize post-fabrication painting to give your project that “wow” factor without breaking your budget.

Learning objectives

  • Have a better understanding of metal panel systems and components as well as knowing the difference between composite, coil and solid plate
  • Be able to explain how barrier plate varies from rainscreen systems, AAMA testing standards and the air/water infiltration requirements
  • Understand NFPA 285 and the difference between non-combustible, flame-resistant materials and choosing the best option for your project.
  • Have a clear understanding of what gauge metal is right for your design

Date and time

Wednesday, July 20, 2022
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
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Location

Atlanta Fulton Public Library – Peachtree Branch
1315 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309

Credits

1 LU/HSW

Provider

American Metalcraft Inc.