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Item: 181550

Sheetrock® Brand Gypsum Base Imperial®

Designed specifically for the direct application of veneer plasters

Available Product Options

Thickness: 3/8 inch

Width: 48 inch

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Overview

This product is designed specifically for the direct application of veneer plasters and comes in a variety of sizes. Sheetrock® Brand Gypsum Base Imperial® panels have a distinctive blue face paper and provide a large rigid base for the application of veneer plasters. Sheetrock® Brand Gypsum Base Imperial® panels are installed like drywall and provide a solid foundation for veneer plaster applications.

Main Features

Sheetrock® Brand Gypsum Base Imperial® panels are 4-foot wide and are available in 1/2-inch and 5/8-inch thicknesses, 8-to-14 foot lengths.

  • A large size, rigid base for economical application of gypsum veneer plasters
  • Special gypsum core and multi-layered laminated face paper to control water absorption, provide maximum plasterbond and resist sag.
  • Panels are designed for direct or resilient attachment to wood or steel framing.
  • Imperial® brand bases comply with ASTM C1396/C1396M and have gypsum cores UL-Classified as non-combustible per ASTM E136.

Applications

  • Multi-Family Residential and Condos
  • Single-Family Residential

Specifications

Submittal Sheet PDF 605.0 KB

Performance

  • Mold & Mildew Resistance
    Contains a broad-spectrum antimicrobial additive on the face and back of the panel that provides resistance against the growth of mold and mildew. Includes sag-resistance performance.
    No
  • ASTM Classification ASTM C1396

Sustainability

  • GREENGUARD Certification
    GREENGUARD Certification helps consumers choose building materials with lower VOC (volatile organic compound) emissions, which improves indoor air quality.
    Yes

Physical Data

  • Thickness (in.) 3/8
  • Edge Tapered Edge
  • Panel Size 48" x 8'

Documents & Files

Submittal Sheets & Specifications

Submittal Sheet (English) PDF 605.0 KB

Catalogs & Brochures

System Catalog (English) PDF 12.7 MB

Installation & Technical Manuals

Installation Guide (English) PDF 55.9 KB

SDS, Certifications & Reports

SDS (English) PDF 156.5 KB
SDS (Spanish) PDF 186.5 KB

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