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Re: gypsum tile?

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Look in the Architectural Graphic Standards.  My edition (rather old) has a
page describing Gypsum Partition Tile with two weights provided for a 4"
thickness:  i.e. 15.5 psf with no plaster and 24.5 psf with plaster on both
sides.  This is plaster with regular weight aggregate.    (page 99 - 5th

Neil Moore

>I am analyzing a 1929 concrete building that describes the partition walls
>to be " 4" gypsum tile".  Is this similar to HCT (hollow clay tile) except
>that it is made from gypsum?  Is it common to have a plaster finish?  I am
>not sure how to determine the weight of the wall since I do not know the
>face shell thickness and unit dimensions. Has anyone had experience in this
>Jeff Smith