USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X

The industry’s first lightweight 5/8 in. Type X panel for commercial and residential construction.

USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X are formulated to achieve all of the strength and performance characteristics as standard 5/8 in. USG 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. 

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Data Submittal Sheet USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X Submittal Sheet (English) – WB2598 575 kB view
Installation Guide USG Sheetrock® Brand Installation and Finishing Guide (English) – J371 7246 kB view
Safety Data Sheets (SDS MSDS) USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Firecode® X Panels SDS (English) - 54000000502 157 kB view
Safety Data Sheets (SDS MSDS) USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Firecode® X Panels SDS (French) - 54000000502 178 kB view
Safety Data Sheets (SDS MSDS) USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Firecode® X Panels SDS (Spanish) - 54000000502 165 kB view
System Catalog USG Wallboard Portfolio (English) - WB2816 12367 kB view
Brochure UL-Type Designation Field Printing Brochure (English) - WB2771 3800 kB view
Certificates Sheetrock Brand Ultralight Panels Firecode X Manufacturer's Certificate of Compliance - Low VOC Emissions (English) - W9 519 kB view
Project Profile Project Profile The Brix Milwaukee Wisconsin (English) - CB793 950 kB view
Sell Sheet USG Sheetrock® Brand High-Performance Wallboard Portfolio (English) - WB5179 2517 kB view
Product Attribute Report USG Sheetrock® Brand Ultralight Panels Mold Tough® Firecode®X Product Attribute Report (PAR) (English) - WB2830 205 kB view
Product Attribute Report USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X Product Attribute Report (PAR) (English) - WB2828 864 kB view
Comparison Guide USG Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X Sound Performance Selector Guide (English) – WB2602 2952 kB view

features and benefits

Lightweight 5/8 in. Type X wall and ceiling gypsum panels for interior applications. 

  • The industry’s first lightweight 5/8 in. Type X panel available
  • 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)
  • UL 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 01350)

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

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