USG Beadex® Brand Silver Set™ Joint Compound

Only available in the Western U.S.

Chemically-setting compounds designed for one-day drywall finishing of interior gypsum panels and exterior gypsum ceiling boards.

USG Beadex® Brand Silver Set™ Joint Compounds are ideal for heavy fills and are virtually unaffected by humidity.

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USG Beadex® Brand Silver Set™ Joint Compounds are chemically-setting powder compounds that permit same-day joint finishing and next-day decoration of drywall interiors. They can be used for the following applications: filling, smoothing, and finishing interior concrete ceilings and above-grade concrete; taping and finishing gypsum panels; and finishing joints in exterior gypsum ceiling boards.

  • Mix easily with water
  • Weigh up to 28-percent less than conventional, setting-type joint compounds
  • Sand easily for fast, smooth finishing
  • Low shrinkage and superior bond, which makes them excellent for laminating gypsum panels to gypsum panels, sound-deadening boards, and above-grade concrete surfaces
  • Humidity resistant, offering easy application in damp weather
  • Excellent for patching and smoothing interior drywall and concrete surfaces
  • Meets ASTM C475

Available in a variety of setting times to meet varying job requirements:

  • Silver Set™ 5, 8-12 minutes
  • Silver Set™ 20, 20-30 minutes
  • Silver Set™ 40, 30-80 minutes
  • Silver Set™ 90, 85-130 minutes

Customer Service Center
1-800-950-3839
7 a.m. - 6 p.m. CT, Mon - Fri

USG4YOU Tech Support
1-800-USG4YOU (1-800-874-4968)
7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. CT, Mon - Fri

Email USG Technical Support

Design & Specification
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