The industry’s first lightweight 5/8 in. Type X panel for
commercial and residential construction.
Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X are formulated to achieve
all of the strength and performance characteristics as standard 5/8 in.
Sheetrock® Brand Firecode® Panels at a significantly reduced weight.
Featuring a noncombustible gypsum core that is encased in 100% recycled
face and back papers, these 5/8 in. lightweight Type X panels have
achieved GREENGUARD Gold Certification, are UL Classified for fire
resistance and can be used in any UL Design where Type ULX panels are listed.
Lightweight 5/8 in. Type X wall and ceiling gypsum panels for
- The industry’s first lightweight 5/8 in. Type X panel
- Listed by Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) for
use in fire-rated partitions when installed either vertically or
horizontally with aligned tapered edges on standard and equivalent
UL-approved 25-gauge studs (per UL Design U419)
Classification as to fire resistance, surface-burning
characteristics and noncombustibility
- Comply with ASTM
C1396 specification for 5/8 in. Type X gypsum wallboard
- Offer comparable sound, strength, sag and impact resistance to
standard 5/8 in. Type X
- Achieved GREENGUARD Gold
Certification and qualifies as a low VOC emitting material (meets CA
- Multi-Family Residential and Condos
- Single-Family Residential