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Ultra NT SCIF Barrier Installation Guide

Ultra NT SCIF Barrier Installation Guide

Ultra NT SCIF Barrier - Solid is designed to be used in Sensitive Compartmentalized Information Facilities (SCIF's). Facilities (SCIF's). Ultra NT SCIF Barrier - Solid has minimum shielding effectiveness of 91.7 dB measured between the frequencies of 30 MHz and 18 GHz.

Ultra NT SCIF Barrier - Solid Installation Guidelines
The Architectural Specifications for any particular job shall override the information presented on our website with regards to the appropriate products to use and the appropriate installation method to use for that particular job.
The following installation guidelines are for informational purposes only and do not supersede the Architectural Specifications. The Architectural Specifications are for any particular job shall override the information presented on this Installation Guidelines page with regards to the appropriate products to use and the appropriate installation method to use for that particular job.

1. Unroll the Ultra NT SCIF Barrier and cut it to the appropriate length to cover all walls, ceilings, and floors of the room or building that you want to be shielded from RF transmission, per the Architectural Specifications. The manufacturer recommends cutting the SCIF barrier 12" longer than the length of the wall, ceiling or floor to be covered to allow SCIF Barrier to wrap around corners.

2. Ultra NT SCIF Barrier may be attached to wood using staples (every 6"-10"), tape, general-purpose construction adhesive, or spray on contact adhesive per the  Architectural Specifications.

3. Ultra NT SCIF Barrier may be attache to steel studs using tape, general-purpose construction adhesive, or spray on contact adhesive per the Architectural Specifications. [Aluminum Foil Tape or 3M Conductive Tape)

4. Ultra NT SCIF Barrier may be attached to concrete using a general-purpose construction adhesive or spray-on contact adhesive per the Architectural Specifications.

5. Ultra NT SCIF Barrier may be attached to gypsum board using staples (every 6"-10"), general-purpose construction adhesive, or spray on contact adhesive per the Architectural Specifications.

6. When installing a second layer of gypsum board on top of Ultra NT SCIF Barrier, the manufacturer recommends using black phosphate fine thread drywall screws for panel installation, unless otherwise specified in the Architectural Specifications.

7. Ultra NT SCIF Barrier joints may be required to be butted together, overlapped, folded, and/or taped per the Architectural Specifications.

8.  When you reach the top of a wall, Manufacturer recommends extending the Ultra NT SCIF Barrier so that it wraps around the joint and onto the ceiling for 6" to 12"

9. When you reach the bottom of a wall, Manufacturer recommends extending the Ultra NT SCIF Barrier so that it wraps around the joint and onto the floor for 6" to 12"

10. Ultra NT SCIF Barrier material may or may not be installed on the ceiling and floor per the Architectural Specification, to complete the job.

11. If required, ground the Ultra NT SCIF Barrier enclosure per the Architectural Specifications. Grounding from any single point, separated from the electrical grounding for the building, has been shown to have a positive effect on Ultra NT SCIF Barrier enclosure performance.

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