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Acoustic Isolator for a Party Wall.

ICOPAL Ltd. (GB) (2007) Acoustic Isolator for a Party Wall. British Patent Application No GB 2 429 719 A.

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Abstract/Description

Abstract of GB2429719
The invention relates to a party wall 10 and comprises first and second skins 12, 14 and a cavity 16 between the skins; an acoustic isolator 22; and a fixing means that fixes the acoustic isolator 22 to the inner surface of at least one of the first and second skins 12, 14. The acoustic isolator 22 typically comprises acoustic insulating material, and prevents any mortar droppings that fall into the cavity from mechanically bridging the cavity between the first and the second skins 12, 14. A method of building a cavity wall and a wall tie are also described.

Item Type: Patent
Additional Information: Also published as IE20060618(A1).
Uncontrolled Keywords: Acoustic insulation; Acoustic isolation; Noise reduction; Wall construction; Party wall;
University Divisions/Research Centres: Faculty of Engineering, Computing and Creative Industries > School of Engineering and the Built Environment
Dewey Decimal Subjects: 600 Technology > 690 Building & construction > 693 Specific materials & purposes
600 Technology > 690 Building & construction > 690 Buildings
Library of Congress Subjects: T Technology > T Technology (General) > T201 Patents. Trademarks
T Technology > TH Building construction
Item ID: 2032
Depositing User: RAE Import
Date Deposited: 23 Apr 2008 11:50
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2009 14:13
URI: http://researchrepository.napier.ac.uk/id/eprint/2032

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