Privacy Beams for Open Joint Designs

Longboard Privacy Beams can be used as stand-alone screening members and can be mechanically fastened to any building structure. Alternatively the beams can also be used within the Longboard Privacy Screen System which is available in a floating or an end-frame configuration. Privacy Beam profiles are available in 1″x 5″ or 1″x 3″ dimensions with thickenings in the side wall to allow for mechanical fastening and come in a wide variety of wood grain, solid color, and specialty finish options. The beams are designed to accept matching Longboard end caps where needed to create a premium finished look. 

The Longboard Privacy Screen System can be used as an open joint cladding rainscreen when installed in a floating configuration. The system uses single posts that are designed to be installed behind the beams anchoring the system to the sub- structure providing a continuous and seamless look. Spacing for the floating system is created with mounting brackets and spacer bars. 


New Woodgrain Finishes - Samples Available Now


*only available on interior products.

Solid Colors


Naturally Aged Metals

Your screen, and our pictures do not accurately reflect aspects of our finishes – textures, shine, woodgrain hues, etc. Always order for a sample before purchase!

Lead times vary according to Finish and Square Footage (Sqft). Contact us to discuss your project goals and time lines.

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Ease of Install

Our thorough and detailed installation guides offer simple to follow steps to increase efficiency and reduce time on the job site.

The sample images below are illustrative of some of the steps outlined in our documentation.


Like all fin wall systems, our Link & Lock battens allows for the use of acoustic batts for improved sound performance. 

Explore the possibilities with the freedom to create a visually stunning space with a product that also serves a practical purpose.

Technical Specifications

Code Compliance

  • ICC ESR 4183
  • LADBS – Los Angeles Department of Building and Safety


  • ASTM E136 – Behavior of Materials in a Vertical Tube Furnace 
  • CAN/ULC S114 (CANADA) – Non-Combustibility (weight loss) 
  • EN 13501 (UK/EU) – Combustibility Classification
  • EN ISO 1716 (UK/EU) – Heat of combustion (calorific loss)

Flame Spread & Smoke Development

  • ASTM E84 – Flame Spread & Smoke Development 
  • ASTM E2768 – Flame Spread & Smoke Development
  • UL 723 (USA) – Flame Spread & Smoke Development
  • CAN/ULC S102 (CANADA) – Flame Spread & Smoke Development 

Light Reflectance

  • ASTM E1477 – LRV (light reflectance value) 


  • LEED – Evaluates a building’s environmental performance
  • EPD – Life-cycle environmental impact of products 

All Longboard systems are available using our Longboard ECO™ line of sustainable aluminum materials. Longboard ECO™ products are made from minimum 50% recycled aluminum and possess verified life cycle impact assessment (LCIA) and product-specific environmental product declarations (EPD).

Product Components


DimensionsProduct24’End Caps (20/box)
1x3”Privacy Beam1X3B.2891BEC.3
1x5”Privacy Beam1X5B.2891BEC.5
2x2”Single Post2X2SP.2892X2PC.2
2x3”Double Post2X3DP.2892X3PC.3

Mounting Accessories

1x3” & 1x5” Spacer Block100, box2X2SB.N100
1x3” & 1x5” Spacer Bar11X2FB.145
1x3” Spacer Bar100, box1X2FB.1
1x5” Spacer Bar100, box1X2FB.3
3” Mounting Bracket100, box3PSMB.1
#10 Screws100, boxPECS.N100
1x3" Beam
1x5" Beam
1x3" End Cap
1x5" End Cap
2x2 Single Post
2x2 Single Post
2x3 Double Post
2x3 Double Post
3" Mounting Bracket
1x3 & 1x5 Spacer Block
1x3 Spacer Bar
1x5 Spacer Bar
#10 Screw


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