Beadex® Brand Silver Set™ Joint Compound

Exceptional bond with low shrinkage and humidity resistance.

Overview

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

Main Features

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

Applications

  • Administrative Offices
  • Auditoriums and Gymnasiums
  • Bars Restaurants and Dining Areas
  • Cafeterias
  • Classrooms
  • Convention and Meeting Rooms
  • Corridors and Hallways
  • Department Stores and Boutiques
  • Dormitories
  • Executive Areas, Conference Areas and Board Rooms
  • Exterior Soffits and Indoor Parking Garage
  • Galleries and Exhibit Spaces
  • Garages
  • Grocery Stores
  • Guest Rooms and Suites
  • Health and Fitness
  • Kitchens and Food Prep Areas
  • Laboratories, Operating Rooms and Imaging Rooms
  • Lobbies and Reception Areas
  • Locker Rooms, Shower Areas and Pools
  • Mall Interior Spaces
  • Mechanical Rooms
  • Media Centers, Music Rooms and Libraries
  • Multi-Family Residential and Condos
  • Nurseries and Birthing Rooms
  • Open Plan Offices
  • Patient Rooms
  • Restrooms, Utility Rooms and Loading Docks
  • Single-Family Residential
  • Stairways and Elevator Shafts
  • Theatres
  • Traditional Offices
  • Warehouses

Installation

Installation Guide PDF 59.2 KB

Video - The Benefits of USG Beadex® Brand Silver Set™ Lightweight Setting-Type Joint Compound

Documents & Files

Submittal Sheets & Specifications

Submittal Sheet (English) PDF 176.5 KB

Installation & Technical Manuals

Installation Guide (English) PDF 59.2 KB

SDS, Certifications & Reports

SDS (English) PDF 235.5 KB
SDS (Spanish) PDF 68.1 KB

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