What Does "ACT" For Ceilings Mean (picture)

 
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Old 01-13-2016, 09:21 AM   #1
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What Does "ACT" For Ceilings Mean (picture)


On the Architect drawing it says Ceilings: ACT, what does that mean? Here's a picture
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ACT= Acoustical Ceiling Tile

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Acoustical Ceiling Tile
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In case you didn't get it... Acoustical Ceiling Tile...
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ACT consists of thin slabs of sound dampening material arranged in a pattern to form a uniform surface in the upper interior portion of a room or similar compartment. Also is well known for having an affinity for ink pen cartridge projectiles.
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