Performance Flooring Underlayment

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SoundBuffer Sound Rating

SOUND PROPERTIES
Impact Sound Transmission. The method is designed to measure the impact sound transmission
performance of a floor-ceiling assembly in a controlled laboratory environment.
IIC Flooring Report # Sub-floor
68 Luxury Vinyl Planks E9396.04-113-11-R0 over a 6” concrete subfloor with a suspended ceiling assembly
52 Luxury Vinyl Planks E8378.02-113-11-R0 over a 6” concrete subfloor with no ceiling assembly
66 Laminate & Wood E9396.05-113-11-R0 over a 6” concrete subfloor with a suspended ceiling assembly
59 Luxury Vinyl Tile F9235.02-113-11-R1 Fire Rated System Design - UL L521 Wood frame with 3/4” gypsum concrete
58 Luxury Vinyl Tile F9235.02-113-11-R1 10" hollow core slab with 3/4" gypsum concrete
Sound Transmission Loss. The sound-insulating property of a partition element is expressed in terms of the sound transmission loss
STC Flooring Report # Sub-floor
64 Luxury Vinyl Planks E9396.05-113-11-R0 over a 6” concrete subfloor with a suspended ceiling
52 Luxury Vinyl Planks E8378.02-113-11-R0 over a 6” concrete subfloor with no ceiling assembly
64 Laminate & Wood E9396.05-113-11-R0 over a 6” concrete subfloor with no ceiling assembly
59 Luxury Vinyl Tile F9235.02-113-11-R1 Fire Rated System Design - UL L521 Wood frame with 3/4” gypsum concrete
61 Luxury Vinyl Tile F9235.02-113-11-R1 10" hollow core slab with 3/4" gypsum concrete
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