Change your country/region

It looks like you entered an employee email address, but this is the customer sign-in. Use the link below instead.

Item: 152352; 152354

Sheetrock® Brand MH UltraLight Panels Tuf-Base™

The lightest 1/2 in. (12.7 mm) interior panels available, designed to meet the need for time sensitivity and structural integrity

Available Product Options

Thickness: 1/2 in.

Width: 54 in.

Order a Sample



Sheetrock® Brand MH UltraLight Panels Tuf-Base™ are lightweight gypsum wallboard panels with a high strength-to-weight ratio. These panels meet the needs for weight reduction, time sensitivity, and structural integrity in the industrialized construction environment. Sheetrock® Brand MH UltraLight Panels Tuf-Base™are part of an extensive portfolio of wall shear ratings to meet shear design requirements. The face paper is folded around the long edges and the ends are cut square and even. The long edges of the panels are either tapered or square to facilitate finishing with Sheetrock® Brand MH joint treatment systems.

Main Features

  • The lightest 1/2 in. (12.7 mm) panels for manufactured housing
  • Third-party system-tested to ensure compliance with HUD Manufactured Home Construction Standard
  • Listed as to shear resistance by Progressive Engineering Inc., Product Evaluation Report PER-01146
  • Designed to accept laminated vinyl film before installation
  • Composition provides low expansion and contraction to resist buckling and warping
  • May be fastened with a two-part polyurethane adhesive, a one-part polyurethane adhesive, PVA adhesive, mechanical fasteners or a combination of adhesive and mechanical fasteners
  • Comply with ASTM C1396, Standard Specification for Gypsum Board, for 1/2 in. (12.7 mm) gypsum wallboard
  • Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL)Classification as to surface-burning characteristics and noncombustibility
  • Achieved GREENGUARD Gold Certification and qualifies as a low VOC emitting material (meets CA 01350)


Submittal Sheet PDF 582.0 KB


  • Mold & Mildew Resistance No
  • Fire Resistance
    • Fire Rating Regular
  • ASTM E84
    • Flame Spread 15
    • Smoke Developed 0
    • Fire Rating Regular
  • ASTM Type ASTM C1396; ASTM C473; ASTM E136; ASTM E84
    • Flame Spread 15
    • Smoke Developed 0
    • Fire Rating Regular

Physical Data

  • Thickness (in.) 1/2
  • Edge Square Edge; Square Edge/Tapered Edge; Tapered Edge
  • Panel Size 48 in. x 8-16 ft.; 54 in. x 8-16 ft.
  • Nominal Weight 1.25 lb./sq. ft.

Documents & Files

Data Sheets & Specifications

Data/Submittal Sheet (English) PDF 582.0 KB

Installation & Technical Manuals

Installation Guide (English) PDF 605.3 KB

SDS, Certifications & Reports

SDS (English)
SDS (Spanish) PDF 168.1 KB

Ask a question

Our customer support team will get back to you as soon as possible.

Question Guidlines

  • Questions should relate to this product specifically.
  • For help with pricing, availability, or delivery, please call 800.874.4968 (Monday–Friday, 7am–6pm Central)
  • All questions and answers follow USG’s Terms & Conditions.
  • Your question and USG’s answer may be posted to this page in the future, but none of your personal info will be included.

 Thanks for your message. We’ll be in touch!

q & a

  • Be the first to ask a question

    Let us do the research. We’ll get back to you as quickly as we can.

    Ask USG
  • Need help right away?

    Call our technical support team at 800.USG.4YOU (874.4968)