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Securock Brand Glass-Mat Sheathing Type X Boards



USG Securock® Brand Glass-Mat Sheathing Type X is a non-combustible, moisture- and mold-resistant panel designed to be used where the fire resistant board is required in high wet area and under exterior claddings where conventional gypsum sheathing products have traditionally been used, such as brick veneer, properly detailed Exterior Insulation Finish Systems (EIFS), Direct-applied Exterior Finishing System (DEFS), metal panel finishing, clapboard siding, shingle siding, shake siding and conventional stucco. 


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Securock Brand Glass-Mat Sheathing Type X Boards



Securock Brand Glass-Mat Sheathing Type X Boards features:

  • Provide additional fire resistance over Securock® 12.7mm regular panels  
  • Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) Classification as to fire resistance, surface-burning characteristics and noncombustibility  
  • Comply with ASTM C1396 physical properties for 15.9 mm Type X gypsum wallboard  
  • 15.9mm treated gypsum core, combined with fiberglass face and back, offers exceptional water resistance  
  • High resistance to mold and mildew, scoring a 10 (highest) when tested in accordance with ASTM D3273. Glass-Mat Sheathing facer on both sides’ sheds water  
  • Quick score and snap, with neither sawing or special tools nor rapid screws or nail attachments required  
  • For use in most exterior systems when properly detailed by exterior finish manufacturer 
  • Meets or exceeds the requirements of ASTM C1177  
  • Can be exposed to weather for up to 12 months after application.  
  • USG Securock® Glass-Mat Sheathing Type X is guaranteed for five years against manufacturing defects and for 12 months of weather exposure. 


Securock Brand Glass-Mat Sheathing Type X Boards applications:

  • Commercial or residential applications where 15.9 mm Glass-Mat Sheathing Type X panels are required  
  • Exterior Cladding  
  • High moisture areas  
  • Commercial or residential applications where water resistant panels with greater resistance to surface abrasion, indentation and impact damage are required 
  • Areas where glass-mat panels are desired  
  • Load-bearing and non-load-bearing steel-framed fire-rated walls  
  • New or repair and remodel construction 

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