The Living Hinge

Utilizing the enticing movement and remarkable strength associated with CNC enabled flexible hinge technology, Smith & Fong Company has created The Living Hinge Collection™. Engineered to allow an otherwise rigid material to flex effortlessly into a 24″ (610mm) radius, Smith and Fong has explored a broad range of scale and depth geometries ultimately leading to a collection of over seven “Uniquely Bendy” designs.

The Living Hinge Collection™ is available in many colors from Natural and Amber to popular gray tones like Fog and Storm. Functioning as a high performance acoustical panel, the “LH” Collection receives a (Noise Reduction Coefficient) NCR of .7. Panels can be back lit and used in various unique applications such as walls, ceilings, screens, and columns.

Style LH51

BP-V4896A/LH51
Size:
1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Style LH51-Fog

BP-V4896A/LH51-Fog
Size: 1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Style LH52

BP-V4896A/LH52
Size: 1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou Gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Style LH53-RT

BP-V4896A/LH53-RT
Size: 1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou Gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Style LH53

BP-V4896A/LH53
Size: 1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou Gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Style LH55

BP-V4896A/LH55
Size: 1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou Gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Style LH56

BP-V4896A/LH56
Size: 1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou Gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Style LH57

BP-V4896A/LH57
Size: 1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou Gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Style LH57-Storm

BP-V4896A/LH57-Storm
Size: 1/2“ x 47-3/4” x 95-3/4“
(13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Color: Amber, Natural ou Gray tones
Fire Resistance: Class C (Class B available)
Special order only

Specifications

Specifications

CSI 3-part specification – Plyboo Living Hinge Collection
Sound Absorption: QuietWall™ Technology
Radius Bend: 24″
Core Composition: RealCore™
Color: Amber and Natural
Material: 100% Bamboo
Size: 1/2″ x 47 3/4″ x 95 3/4″ (13mm x 1213mm x 2432mm)
Weight: 65 lbs
Surface Texture: Prefinished or Unfinished
Fire Resistance Classification: Class C (Class B available)
Noise Reduction Coefficient (NRC): avg. 0.70
Sound Transmission Class (STC): avg. 0.00
Emission Testing – CA Section 01350 Protocol: No VOC’s with chronic REL’s (reference exposure level) detected; passes office, school, and residential criteria.  Carb Phase II Compatible

 

Video of installation of The Living Hinge :
See how to install The Living Hinge

The Living Hinge Collection CSI specifications
CSI 3-part specification – The Living Hinge Collection

Cleaning and Maintenance Guidelines for Plyboo® Architectural Woodwork
Cleaning and Maintenance Guide for Plyboo Architectural Woodwork

Points LEED® possibles

  • MR 6 :  Ressources Rapidement Renouvelables 
  • EQ 4.4:   Matériaux à faibles émissions (sans ajout de formaldéhyde)
  • MR 7:   Si Bois certifié

Certification FSC 100%
Le matériel contenu dans ces produits provient de forêts bien gérées, certifiées de façon indépendante, conformément aux règles du Forest Stewardship Council. 

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