Acoustic Pinboard Tiles for Classrooms

A 12mm or 24mm thick decorative interior wall covering, available in 5 standard sizes, that will transform noisy school interiors as well as creating a colourful, highly durable and exciting surrounding which improves the learning experience. This is an Autex type material.

Corners can be either square or rounded.

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Acoustic Pinboard Tiles

Acoustic pinboard tiles are a particularly useful solution for noisy classrooms.

It has been shown that many children cannot hear properly in the classroom.

Additionally, in more recent years, local schools have a high number of hearing impaired students trying to learn in the same acoustic environment as children with normal hearing.

  • Assists with BB93 compliance
  • Classroom
  • Corridors
  • Nurseries
  • Absorption class D or C when surface mounted
  • Made from recycled polyester plastic
  • Velcro, staple and pin receptive
  • Highly durable
  • Impact resistant
  • Resistant to fading
  • Safe, non-toxic and non-irritant
  • Easy to install

It is comprised of polyester fibres thermally bonded in a non-woven matrix from recycled plastic bottles.

Please Note: Although these tiles can be used as pinboards their acoustic absorption will reduce if they are covered, especially if the paper is thick or multi-layered.

The test data below is for uncovered tiles.

acoustic pinboard tile colours

acoustic pinboard tiles sizes

Absorption coefficients
Freq. 125Hz 250Hz 500Hz 1kHz 2kHz 4kHz Class
12mm 0.05 0.10 0.40 0.75 0.95 1.00 D
24mm 0.10 0.30 0.75 1.00 1.00 1.00 C


Colour See chart
Size 5 standard (above) but also customisable
Supply tiles
Thickness 12mm or 24mm
Weight Typically 2.5 and 5kg/m2
Fabric texture Fine velour
Flammability Class B to EN13501-1:2007+A1 2009
Absorption class D or C


Acoustic polyester pinboard
Example of panel in Ivory