Flutes is manufactured from CNC manufacturing equipment that produces
modular ceiling panels quickly and with precision. Computer-controlled
CNC machinery reduces the production time and lowers the cost of metal
Ceilings Plus offers a wide variety of finishes applied to aluminum. Ceilings
Plus will explore unique finish selections by the request of the architect.
Consult factory for possibilities.
Ceilings Plus manufacturers from painted, anodized aluminum and
stainless steel. Other unique metal finishes are available. See
Ceilings Plus has developed two new wood finishes which easily contour
to the shape of Flutes. Before these finishes were introduced,
the cost and practical considerations of using conventional wood
ceilings limited their use. Thats why at Ceilings Plus we
reimagined what a wood ceiling can be. See Wood
The Flutes panels can be accessed. Progressive access is standard.
If individual panel access is required consult factory for details.
Ceiling Lighting/ HVAC
Flutes can accommodate pendant mount, linear, incandescent and nearly
all lighting elements. HVAC interface details are available. Contact Ceilings
Plus regarding integration of other elements.
Noise reduction may be achieved by perforating the surface, and combining
with absorptive backing. A variety of sound absorbing backing is available,
Ceilings Plus can supply absorbing material which can achieve NRC values
ranging from .70-.95. Consult factory for more guidance. To learn more
about acoustics, see Acoustics in the Learning
Center for more information.
A variety of round, square, rectangular and custom perforation patterns
are available to meet the project requirements. See Wood
Perforations and Metal Perforations.
The Flutes panels are typically made in widths 32 and 37
wide. The lengths can be per project requirements. The standard profiles
are 7/8 and _ deep. The curves repeat 2.67 on center.
Other sizes are available.
Ceilings Plus has developed the Flutes ceiling systems to meet ASTM
635, ASTM 636 and typical local building code requirements. Test reports
for suspension system and finish performance are available upon request.
Class I Fire Rated
Flutes products are Class I, 0-25 Flame Spread as tested in accordance
with ASTM E84.
Flutes can be specified for an exterior application using specific
materials as noted in the Wood Finishes and
Metal Finishes. Consult the factory regarding
specific wind load requirements for exterior applications.