CGC Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X

The industry's first and lightest 5/8" Type X panel available for commercial and residential construction.

CGC Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X is the industry's first and lightest Type X gypsum panel, and is available in one of two Underwriters Laboratories Inc. (UL) Type Designations (Type ULIX and Type ULX), depending on the market. Both panels have been formulated to achieve all of the strength and performance characteristics as standard 15.9mm (5/8") CGC Sheetrock® Brand Firecode® Gypsum Panels at a significantly reduced weight.

Product Availability of type ULIX: Western Canada, Ontario, and Quebec

Product Availability of type ULX: New-Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Newfoundland.

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Innovative engineered composite design makes CGC Sheetrock® Brand UltraLight Panels Firecode® X the lightest Type X wallboard available in the industry.

  • Complies with ASTM C1396 physical properties for 15.9mm (5/8") Type X gypsum wallboard.
  • Listed by 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 and U423).
  • cUL Classified as to fire resistance, CAN/ULC-S102 for surface burning characteristics and CAN/ULC-S114 for core combustibility.
  • Offers comparable sound, strength and impact resistance to standard 15.9 mm (5/8") Type X.
  • Can be used in generic wall and ceiling fire rated assemblies where 5/8" Type X panels have been specified.
  • The type ULIX is also available in 54’’ wide panels perfect for 9-foot ceilings and reducing overall number of joints to finish.

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