5/8” type X gypsum panel for interior wall assemblies where surface durability is required
Abuse resistant panel designed and tested for use in high traffic areas such as schools, hospitals, and corridors
Incorporates MOLD CURB® Plus technology for mold and moisture resistance
Used in new and renovation projects
Comprised of a proprietary high-density, fire-resistant core encased in durable 100% recycled face and backing paper
Product Description : surface durability and mold resistance in one panel
ABUSE CURB is a type X gypsum panel designed for interior wall assemblies where surface durability (abrasion and surface indention), and mold and moisture resistance are primary considerations. It is comprised of a fire-resistant, non-combustible gypsum core that incorporates MOLD CURB Plus technology. The panels are faced with heavy and durable 100% recycled light-blue colored mold/mildew abrasion-resistant paper. The product is designed and tested for use in high traffic areas for new and retrofit construction.
|ABUSE CURB Type X||PG-5W||5/8"||48"||12’||Tapered||2.9lbs/ft2|
Core: Naturally occurring gypsum and proprietary additives.
Paper: 100% recycled heavy mold/mildew/moisture and abrasion-resistant paper on front, back and long edges
GA-216 Application and Finishing of Panel Products
GA-214 Recommended Levels of Board Finish
ASTM C840 Standard Specification for Application and Finishing of Gypsum Board
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