METALWORKS Linear - SYNCHRO Ceiling Planks

Achieve a smooth, sleek, monolithic visual using durable, acoustical, and accessible linear planks

Key Features & Performance

  • Nominal 2", 4", 6", 9", 11", and 13" wide, M1 only planks now available for exterior applications in four standard metal finishes and 17 EFFECTS finishes​
  • Available for exterior applications, tested to meet wind uplift Classes 30, 60, and 90​
  • Planks easily snap into upper hooks of new Main Beam Carrier 2 (item 7277MF)
  • Discontinuous ceilings possible with AXIOM trim or coordinating EFFECTS trim using the Adjustable Trim Clip
  • CLEANASSURE family of products – includes disinfectable planks, suspension systems, and trim
  • Planks and suspension system tested and approved for seismic areas per ASTM E580, AC 156
  • Acceptance Criteria for Seismic Qualification Testing of Non-structural Components, and ASTM 3118
  • Achieve high sound absorption for increased acoustical performance with perforated M2 planks – 0.70 NRC
  • Integrate field-cut linear lighting fixtures from Backlight® srl and XAL®; pre-engineered AXIOM Indirect Field Light Coves for Specialty Ceilings tested for fit and finish to achieve predictable lighting performance
Fire Performance
Class A
Light Reflectance

A high light reflective ceiling – LR 0.83 or greater, per ASTM E1477-98 as referred to in ASTM E1264-98 – makes lighting systems, especially indirect lighting, more effective while further reducing energy costs and consumption. LR values apply to White panels only.

Mold/Mildew Resistance

Ceiling panels with BIOBLOCK performance resist the growth of mold and mildew on the panel surface.
Ceiling panels with BIOBLOCK Plus performance resist the growth of odor and stain-producing bacteria as well as mold and mildew on the ceiling panel surface.

Sag/Humidity Resistance

Ceiling panels maintain humidity and sag resistance.

Water Repellent

Product resists water for 15 minutes allowing proper cleaning for infection control.

Soil Resistance

Excellent resistance to dirt and/or grease for lasting value and performance.

Impact Resistance

Surface impact based on the Striking Ball Impact Test, modified ASTM D1037 procedure.

Scratch Resistance

Excellent resistance to surface scratching, scuffing or chipping as per Hess Rake Test.


Offers superior wash resistance without compromising panel finish integrity, using a washability tester as per ATSM D4828.


Withstands up to 150 scrub cycles using a scrubbability tester as per ATSM 02486.


May be fogged following CDC recommendations using EPA-approved disinfectant ​cleaners per Armstrong Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidelines​


May be sprayed following CDC recommendations using EPA disinfectant​ cleaners per Armstrong Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidelines​


May be wiped following CDC recommendations using EPA disinfectant​ cleaners per Armstrong Cleaning & Disinfecting Guidelines

Special Applications
FAST134 means standard specialty products in less than 4 weeks.
Complimentary ceiling design & pre-construction service.
Sustainability Profile
Recycled Content
LEED  •  WELL  •  Living Building Challenge
Recyclable/extended producer resp.
Recycled Content
Energy Management
Sourcing of Raw Materials
Construction Waste
Material Ingredient Reporting
Regional Materials
Location Dependent
Low emitting/materials
Design for Flexibility
Lighting Quality
Biobased Materials

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