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 65424 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 650 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 1298 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
Video Cutting USG DXI Ceiling Grid with Snips Video 48154 kB view
Video USG M7 Overlapping Wall Angle Video 32255 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

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Frequently Asked Questions