200W – Wood/Steel Framing
Sure-Board® Series 200W Increased load values reduce total length of shear wall required. Installed on wood/steel framed shear walls, our patented 1/8” profile eliminates shimming reducing the labor required. By using Sure-Board® Series 200W, you can use 2x bottom plate in lieu of 3x per code on all first floor shear wall. When used with our proprietary compression posts, lateral displacement is reduced by more than 50%.
Sure-Board® is a steel sheet and substrate panel composite product that is installed on wood stud walls at points requiring shear. Nationally approved for earthquakes and hurricane force winds, Sure-Board® is a value tested, innovative solution for controlling imposed loads.
Based on fire testing performed in 2002 at ITS test facility, Series 200W verified no adverse effects to any existing 1 hour and 2 hour fire rated assemblies.
Tests performed in a NVLAP accredited laboratory in accordance with ASTM E90-04 confirms that Sure-Board®, integrated into a number of wall assemblies, shows a reduction in sound transmission. (see assembly performance charts). If you require additional specific assembly testing, we can assist you, and provide approved, independent laboratory testing services for your individual needs.
Sure-Board® lends itself to a variety of practical solutions learn more.
1.3 lbs per square foot average with MDF.
Testing & Certifications
Learn more about Sure-Board® testing and certifications.
Sure-Board® is available in the following standard configurations:
- 4’x8’, 4’x9’ and 4’x10’ standard lengths
- 1/8” MDF or 1/8” Panel Board thickness
- Sure-Board® is also available cut to specific custom lengths
To see Sure-Board® up close, contact your nearest dealer.