How to intall ULTRA NT SCIF Barrier
ULTRA NT SCIF Barrier General Installation Guidelines.

*NOTE: The installation guidelines shown below are for information purposes only and do not take the place of the Architectural Specifications. With regard to the Architectural Specifications for any particular job, the appropriate products and installation methods to be used shall override information presented in the general installation guidelines.
  1. Unroll the ULTRA NT SCIF BarrierĀ® and cut it to the appropriate length to cover all walls, ceilings and floors of the room or building that you want shielded from RF transmission, per the Architectural Specifications, 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 attached to steel studs using tape, general purpose construction adhesive, or spray on contact adhesive per the Architectural Specifications.

  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, manufacturer recommends using black phosphate fine thread drywall crews for panel installation, unless otherwise specified in the Architectural Specifications.

  7. ULTRA SCIF Barrier joints may be required to be butted together, overlapped, folded, and/or taped per the Architectural Specifications. Manufacturer recommends overlapping all joints by 6" and taping all seams with the tape size and tape type 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 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 Specifications, 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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