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QuietRock 510

Made in the USA

QuietRock 510 is a 1/2" cost effective sound damping gypsum panel - ideal for installation in residential and remodels applications. Installs and finishes like standard gypsum panels, no special tools required.


  • Great value, offering solid STC performance - the lowest cost QuietRock panel option

  • Continues to reduce noise even when fixtures are installed, such as shelves or lamps

  • Only 1/2" thick

  • UL classified (for use in fire rated assemblies)

  • Outperforms other sound attenuation methods, including multi-layered gypsum panels, resilient channel and soundboard

  • Ideal for remodels and upgrades - installs over existing walls, with no demolition

  • Patented technology

Core Thickness Width Length Edge Weight
QR510/Regular 1/2’’ (12.7 mm) 48’’ (1219 mm) 8’ (2438 mm)
9’ (2743 mm)
10’ (3048 mm)
12’ (3658 mm)
Tapered 2.13lbs/ft2
Core: Regular Core, UL Core Type QR510
Paper: 100% recycled paper on front, back and long edges
Manufactured: ASTM C 1369, C 1629, Federal Specification SS-L-30D Type III & Grade X
Product Standards: ASTM C 1766
QuietRock System Installation Instructions (510, 530, 545)
Gypsum Association GA-214, GA-216
ASTM C 840
Surface Burn ASTM E84:
Flame Spread 15
Smoke Developed 0
Combustibility ASTM E136:
STC-rated Assemblies ASTM E90:

QuietRock has been tested on many assemblies; click the icon below for your stud type:

Wood Frame

Steel Frame

Wood Stud

25g Steel Stud

STC Lab Tested Range:

47 - 69


STC Lab Tested Range:

50 - 56


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Sound Transmission Class (STC) ratings given for lab tested assemblies.
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Underwriters Laboratories, UL fire Resistance Directory

QuietRock 510 may be used as an additional layer on one or both sides of wall designs of the U300, U400, V400, and W400 series or as an additional layer in floor-ceiling constructions of the L500 and M500 series. Not evaluated nor intended as a substitute for the required layer(s) of UL Classified Gypsum Board (CKNX) in the individual U300, U400, V400, W400, L500 or M500 series designs.)

Wall Assembly UL-rated Assemblies: U347

Wall Assembly UL-listed Assemblies: U301U305U309U311U320U331U334U340U341U342,U440U451, U453U455, U465, U473, U493, V310, V469, V496W425.

QuietRock 510 panels are not approved as a substitute for the required layer(s) of UL Classified Gypsum Board in the above listed Designs.

Sustainability manufactured in Las Vegas, NV and laminated in Newark, CA from raw material extracted from the same location in Las Vegas, NV. 

Sustainability Documents: