Fixing Battens to Timber
Fasten the ceiling batten at every support with a 12×25 T17 screw (minimum fixing size) through each flange.
Fixing Battens to Steel
Fasten the ceiling batten at every support using a 10×16 SDS screw (minimum fixing size) through each flange.
Attaching to Plasterboard
Fasten the plasterboard to the ceiling batten according to the plasterboard manufacturer’s specifications.
Note: Queensland Sheet Metal ceiling battens should not be walked on. For additional information refer to Steel Selection & Use.