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Z-Girt for Rainscreen Framing

Z Girt for Rainscreen Framing

Galvanized Z-Girt with standard depths to match common exterior insulation thicknesses. Can be installed in a vertical or horizontal orientation to accommodate a variety of cladding panel attachment methods.

ClarkDietrich Z-Girt is used as a primary rainscreen framing component with depths matching common exterior insulation thicknesses while providing a uniform plane for cladding attachment. It can be installed in a horizontal or vertical orientation. The type of fastener and spacing will vary based on application.

  • Available in various depths from 1-1/2" to 4"
  • Standard 12'-2" length
  • Structural properties and load capacity tables available
  • Stocked in 43 mils (18ga) & 54 mils (16ga) galvanized G90 steel.
  • 33mils (20ga) and 68mil (14ga) material available by special order; extended lead-time and minimum linear footage apply.
  • 1-1/2” wide flange for easy screw attachment
  • Prepunched holes in flanges at 4" o.c. for easy attachment
  • Slotted holes in web for moisture weeping
  • ”Toed in” leg for strength and to grip rigid insulation

Click on Submittal tab for a link to all of ClarkDietrich's Standard Z-Girt Sizes.

Contact ClarkDietrich Technical Services at 888-437-3244 for thermal values.

Code Approvals & Performance Standards

  • AISI S100-16 (2020) w/S2-20 North American Specification for the Design of Cold-Formed Steel Structural Members
  • AISI S240-15 North American Standard for Cold-Formed Steel Structural Framing
    • Section A3 Material - Chemical & mechanical requirements (Referencing ASTM A1003/A1003M)
    • Section A4 Corrosion Protection (Referencing ASTM A653/A653M)
  • SDS For ASTM A1003 Steel Framing Products For Interior Framing, Exterior Framing and Clips/Accessories

Product submittal SHeets

Click the below Product Code to view Submittal/Tech Datasheet.

Product Code Description
150ZG-43 1-1/2" Deep, 43 mils (18ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
200ZG-43 2" Deep, 43 mils (18ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
250ZG-43 2-1/2" Deep, 43 mils (18ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
300ZG-43 3" Deep, 43 mils (18ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
350-ZG-43 3-1/2" Deep, 43 mils (18ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
400ZG-43 4" Deep, 43 mils (18ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
150ZG-54 1-1/2" Deep, 54 mils (16ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
200ZG-54 2" Deep, 54 mils (16ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
250ZG-54 2-1/2" Deep, 54 mils (16ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
300ZG-54 3" Deep, 54 mils (16ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
350ZG-54 3-1/2" Deep, 54 mils (16ga) Galvanized Z-Girt
400ZG-54 4" Deep, 54 mils (16ga) Galvanized Z-Girt

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