USG Donn® Brand DXLA™/DXACE ™ 15/16" Acoustical Suspension System

A ceiling system with versatility, beauty, and strength.

USG Donn® Brand  DXLA™/DXACE ™  Acoustical Suspension System is a versatile system that provides superior corrosion resistance and integrity in fire-rated applications. Add gasket with DXACE™ for controlled environment and healthcare applications.

 

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Physical Properties Sustainability
For use in a fire rated system
Fire Class A
Humidity Resistant
Material: HDG Steel, HDG Steel, Aluminum Cap
Color(s): Flat White 050, Silver Satin 002
Edge Profile(s): DXLA - Aluminum Capped Exposed 15/16"
Load carrying rating: Intermediate Duty, Heavy Duty
Up to 51.3 % Recycled

resource center

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Type Title Size
Data Submittal Sheet USG Donn® Brand 4-Way Seismic Separation Joint Clip Submittal Sheet (English) - AC3271 220 kB view
Data Submittal Sheet USG Donn® Brand ACM7 Seismic Clip Submittal Sheet (English) - AC3269 293 kB view
Data Submittal Sheet USG Donn® Brand DXLA™/DXACE™ Acoustical Suspension System Data Sheet (English) - AC3036 3687 kB view
Data Submittal Sheet USG Donn® Brand Suspension Systems SB2 Adjustable Wall Molding Bracket Submittal Sheet (English) - AC3280 323 kB view
Installation Guide USG Acoustical Suspension System Installation Guide (English) - WL576 661 kB view
SDS MSDS USG Donn® Brand DXLA™/ZXLA™ Acoustical Suspension System SDS (English) - 42000004001 180 kB view
SDS MSDS USG Donn® Brand DXLA™/ZXLA™ Acoustical Suspension System SDS (Spanish) - 42000004001 37 kB view
System Catalog USG Donn® Brand Ceiling Suspension System Catalog (English) - SA904 245 kB view
System Catalog USG-CGC Ceiling Systems Catalog (English) - SC2000 62370 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Seismic Separation Joint Exemption Through Analysis (English) - SC2545 1375 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Sloped Ceilings (English) - SC2508 2083 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Specialty and Decorative Ceilings (English) - SC2494 879 kB view
Technical Guide USG Donn® Brand Suspension Systems Suspended Ceiling Seismic Assemblies Technical Guide (English) - SC2233 275 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Suspended Drywall Ceiling Construction (English) - SC2495 444 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — USG Logix™ Integrated Systems (English) - SC2544 1415 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Partition Attachment (English) - SC2505 911 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Perimeter Cross Tees (English) - SC2511 2150 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Seismic Clip Perimeter Interface (English) - SC2498 2271 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Seismic Expansion Joints (English) - SC2496 2457 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — ASCE7-05 to ASCE7-10 (English) - SC2524 102 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Exemptions (English) - SC2510 145 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Compression Posts (English) - SC2497 337 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Hanger Wire Attachment (English) - SC2522 2329 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Light Duty Suspension Systems (English) - SC2499 456 kB view
Technical Guide Seismic Technical Guide — Light Fixture Hanger Wire Requirements (English) - SC2493 147 kB view
Warranty USG Ceilings Commercial Application Warranty (English) - SC2102 48 kB view
Brochure USG Ceilings® Color Palette Brochure (English) - SC1859 574 kB view
Certificate of Performance Seismic Certification of Performance (English) - AC3235 1027 kB view
Evaluation Report USG Donn® Brand Ceiling Suspension Systems Product Evaluation Report (English) - ESR-1222 1554 kB view
Evaluation Report DH4 4-Way Seismic Separation Joint Clip Product Evaluation Report (English) - PER-12060 76 kB view
Evaluation Report USG Donn® Brand Suspension Ceiling Systems Research Report (English) - RR-25764 50 kB view

features and benefits

Versatility, beauty, and strength are the trademarks of the USG Donn® Brand  DXLA™/DXACE ™  Acoustical Suspension System, a fire-rated, steel-grid system offering functional beauty that maintains its integrity under fire exposure. Its G-30 hot-dipped, galvanized steel body and aluminum cap provides the strength of steel with the superior corrosion resistance of aluminum.

  • 15/16" exposed, fire-rated, system with aluminum cap
  • No crevices between suspension system and tile
  • Maximum economy and design simplicity with UL designs
  • Showed superior performance when tested for severe environmental conditions in accordance with ASTM C635
  • Suitable for use in food processing areas and meets USDA/FSIS requirements
  • Cross-tee override-ends resist twisting and give a professionally finished look
  • Proprietary Quick-Release™ cross tees
  • Capable of withstanding cleaning and/or disinfecting chemicals as tested in accordance with ASTM D5402
  • ICC-ES evaluated approach to seismic design installations (ICC-ESR-1222)
  • White gasket blends with grid and tile
  • Available with High Recycled Content (HRC)
  • Custom color available

Customer Service Center
1-800-950-3839
7 a.m. - 6 p.m. CT, Mon - Fri

USG4YOU Tech Support
1-800-USG4YOU (1-800-874-4968)
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. CT, Mon - Fri

Email USG Technical Support

Design & Specification
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Frequently Asked Questions