The RSIC-2 RETRO Clip is designed for use with various framing
designs, and applications. The RSIC-2 RETRO Clip will attach to Wood,
Metal, Brick, CMU, Concrete, or over existing Gypsum Board. The only change
that needs to be made is the type of fastener. The RSIC-2 RETRO decouples
the Gypsum Board from the framing in wall and floor ceiling assemblies. The
RSIC-2 RETRO adds 10 to 15 STC pts to your existing assemblies. Reducing
the noise transfer by 50 to 75%. The RSIC-2 RETRO Clip consists of a RSIC-1
Clip, a 3/8 cup washer (spacer), and a 2 steel flat washer to bridge
any un-solid substrate such as Gypsum Board.
The biggest advantage other than the acoustical improvement is the ability
to cover the existing Gypsum Board, reducing labor expenses to tear out the
original layer of Gypsum. The RSIC-2 RETRO will add a 2 cavity to
your noise control assembly and allow for a 2 mechanical chase to run
any additional water service lines, or electrical wires needed to complete your
- Made In The USA: Yes
- Acoustical Design Load: 36 Lbs.
- Total Deflection: 3 mm
- Double Deflection: Yes
- Recycled Content: Yes
- Low VOC Treated: Yes
- Adjustable: No
- Cavity Min: 2"
- Cavity Max: 2"
- Adjustment Limit: N/A
- Use On Ceilings: Yes
- Use On Walls: Yes
- New Construction: Yes
- Retro Fit: Yes