Lightweight drywall for use on residential walls and ceilings
Sag-resistant, with a proprietary noncombustible, dimensionally stable gypsum core
Can be used on both walls and ceilings eliminating the need to source two different products for your project
For interior non-structural, non-fire-resistance rated applications in new or renovation construction
May be formed to a curve with a short radius, and used as a covering material for flat or curved surfaces
Product Description : Lightweight panel for walls and ceilings
LITECORE is an interior sag-resistant gypsum panel with a proprietary noncombustible, dimensionally stable gypsum core formulated to be lighter than regular wallboard. The product is intended for use in non-structural, non-fire-resistance rated wall and ceiling applications where framing is spaced not more than 24 inches on center. This dual-purpose panel can be used on both walls and ceiling eliminating the need to source separate products. Each panel is encased in 100% recycled paper on the face and back. It can be used for both new construction and renovation projects.
|PABCO LITECORE®||N/A||1/2"||48"||8'-12'||Tapered||1.4 lbs/ft2|
|PABCO LITECORE®||N/A||1/2"||54"||12'||Tapered||1.6 lbs/ft2|
|Composition||Core: Naturally occurring gypsum and proprietary additives
Paper: 100% recycled paper on front, back and long edges
|Installation and Finishing||
GA-216 Application and Finishing of Gypsum Panel Products
GA-214 - Levels of Finish for Gypsum Panel Products
ASTM C840 Standard Specification for Application and Finishing of Gypsum Board
Flame Spread 15
Non-Combustible Gypsum Core
The PABCO® Sound Design Guide
Sound Design Tool
3-Part Spec–092900–Gypsum Panels
3-Part Specification for all PABCO® Gypsum and QuietRock ® gypsum panel products.
GA-214-2021 Levels of Finish for Gypsum Panel Products
The finishing requirements for walls and ceilings prior to the application of paints and other decorative finishes.
GA-214-2022 Quick Reference Guide
Quick reference guide to the recommended levels of finish for gypsum panel products.
GA-226-2019 Application of Gypsum Board to Form Curved Surfaces
Describes the special application methods used to install gypsum board on curved wall or ceiling surfaces.
PABCO LITECORE® Submittal
Submittal document for PABCO LITECORE, a lightweight gypsum panel for walls and ceilings.
PABCO® Gypsum Product Catalog
The complete PABCO Gypsum Product portfolio offering drywall beyond expectations.
Safety Data Sheet – PABCO® Gypsum Panel Products
Safety Data Sheet for all PABCO Gypsum board products.
HPD – PABCO 1/2″ Gypsum Panels
HPD v2.2 for 1/2″ PABCO Regular, Interior Ceiling, and LITECORE®.
Raw Materials–PABCO® 1/2” Gypsum Panels
Disclosure and Optimization–Sourcing of Raw Materials for 1/2” PABCO® Regular, Interior Ceiling, and LITECORE®.
VOC – LITECORE®
VOC Emission Test Certificate for 1/2” LITECORE® lightweight gypsum board.