The Seven Steps
Modular Partitions

Purpose

To secure modular partitions.

Recommendation

Zig-Zag Partition Arrangement
Source: Noson, Perbix, SSD

Tee-shape Partition Arrangement
Source: Noson, Perbix, SSD

Arrange multiple partitions in a zigzag or teeshape fashion. Install restraints to single modular partitions.

Supplies Required

Single Partition
Source: Noson, Perbix, SSD

  • Angles—3″ x 3″ x 1/4″
  • Expansion bolts—3/8″ diameter (for concrete)
  • Lag bolts—3/8″ diameter (for wood)
  • Thru-bolts

Installation

  1. Install angle braces at each end on each side of the partition with thru-bolts.
  2. Attach the angles (or partition feet) to the floor with expansion bolts for concrete or lag bolts for wood.
    OR
    Anchor the partition to the adjacent desk.

Caution

When anchoring to post-tensioned slab, locate and avoid reinforcing.