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Rigitone 8/18

Rigitone 8/18 is a gypsum acoustic board with regular round perforation that is used in conjunction with Gyproc MF, Gyproc MF CURVE or GypLyner UNIVERSAL systems.

The reverse of the board incorporates an acoustic fleece which provides sound absorption performance.

Rigitone boards provide sound absorption when used in conjunction with an air space behind the ceiling or wall. Tests have been carried out to BS EN 20354: 1993 and ISO 354: 1985 with either a 50mm or 200mm plenum depth.


Key facts

  • Completely seamless and monolithic.
  • Achieves the maximum Class A BREEAM rating.
  • Installed on to the Gyproc MF ceiling system.
  • Ideal solution to building regulations.
  • Impact resistant option ideal for sports halls.
  • Access hatches that match the board pattern.
  • Takes up to 5kg/m² without any additional support.
  • Can be decorated in any colour.
  • Perforation size - Dia. 8mm, cc 18mm
  • Perforation area - 15.5%


  • Used in conjunction with an air space behind the ceiling or wall.
  • Can be used in conjunction with the Gyproc MF CURVE system to form a curved finish with a minimum radius of 5000mm.
  • It creates a totally monolithic surface in acoustic ceilings, islands or vertical wall absorbers where aesthetic design and reverberation control are desired.

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Technical information

Product matrix

Thickness (mm) Width (mm) Length (mm) Weight (kg)
12.5 1188 1998 9.5

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Rigitone 8/18 can be used with the following products

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