Supacoustic Panel FAQs

Questions about our perforated acoustic panels? Check out our Supacoustic Wall and Ceiling Panel FAQs.

 

Modular sizes are (mm):

  • 590 x 590
  • 1190 x 590
  • 2390 x 590
  • 1190 x 1190
  • 1790 x 1190
  • 2390 x 1190

In addition, we are able to produce custom sizes according to your requirements.

Approximately 9 kg per m² for 12mm moisture resistant mdf. Other mediums will vary.

We use 12mm thick mdf as the standard core material. However, dependent on the requirements, different core materials, colours and thickness can be used. Please speak to our Technical department.

Please provide us with the dimensions of the area you wish to cover and our Technical Department can produce a panel layout scheme to quantify this, and also to assist your installers on site.

We use high quality, responsibly-sourced medium density mdf as a minimum specification in a variety of grades including Moisture or Fire Resistant and also through-coloured for the panel core. The decorative face of the panel is typically Natural Timber Veneer, a Lacquered Finish (matched to RAL colours) or a laminate finish. The panels are then backed with acoustic fabric backing. Please contact us if you wish to use a different material.

Yes! We aim to supply your project in a systematic manner that eliminates on-site cutting of panels. Installation kits with pre-cut components can be supplied if needed, which further speeds up installation. Wherever you install, the result is that your interior is up and functioning very quickly.

Vtec's Installation Kits enable simple screw fastening and secret fastener locations where desired. We provide detailed instructions to the installer. Please refer to our Installation Instructions for full details.

Yes, although we prefer to supply pre-cut panels as this makes it even easier for installers. Should cutting on-site be preferable, this can be done using routine methods including by handsaw, jigsaw/circular saw or table saw. However, care must be taken to avoid damage or marking to the decorative surface.

Please speak to our Technical department to discuss this.

We do not advise direct exposure to water, but they can be used as decorative features in changing areas, spa rooms etc with some precautions. Please speak to our Technical department.

Yes. Please discuss these applications with our Technical Department for advice.

They are virtually maintenance free but can benefit from dusting or vacuuming with soft brush attachment if you wish.

They can be wiped with a slightly damp cloth, and if required add a weak soap solution. Do not use detergent or abrasive cleaners.

No, we are not restrictive as many tradesmen will have the required skills and will also have developed their own preferred methods and techniques.

Standard grade panels are not, so if you have an FR requirement we can produce in FR grade to Class 1 or Class 0 standard. Please contact us to find out more about the combinations and options available.

Generally, yes. If this is a definite requirement please speak to our Technical Department.

Yes, please stipulate this on your order if you wish to have plain/unperforated panels.

The finishes we provide may vary slightly between items and batches. Please note that the colours shown are representative only.

  • Always wear correct PPE when handling, cutting, drilling or working with building materials.
  • Always fasten each panel safely.

  • Always store the panels in a dry environment
  • Never lean up against the wall; always ensure they are stored flat with consistent support throughout the panel.
  • Always carry vertically on their edges, never flat.
  • Always protect decorative faces during storage or handling
  • Observe safe working practice and manual handling procedures.

 

If you have any unanswered questions about our perforated timber wall panels after reading our FAQs, please get in touch and we will be happy to assist you and provide a tailored quote.