BGC Duracom™ facade fibre cement sheet is ideal for creating exterior cladding systems in low-to-medium rise buildings.
With its smooth, flat surface and square-edge finish, and utilising BGC’s trusted fibre cement-coated compressed sheeting, Duracom™ delivers a strikingly modern, durable finish.
Lightweight yet exceptionally resilient, Duracom™ façade system is perfect for expressed jointing and a variety of finishes – from painted to textured coatings.
Features & Benefits
What’s good about Duracom™ façade system:
Weather-resistant - simply shrugs off water damage. Rated for weatherability by CSIRO
Fully sealed, balanced panels won't rot, burn or corrode
Allows easy decoration in a range of design finishes
Complies with BAL40 as required in AS3959:2009 - Construction of buildings in bushfire-prone areas
Primary Top Hat - Galvanised Steel
120 x 35 x 1.15mm BMT – 6000mm
120 x 35 x 1.15mm BMT – 7200mm
Intermediate Top Hat - Galvanised Steel
50 x 35 x 1.15mm BMT – 6000mm
50 x 35 x 1.15mm BMT – 7200mm
Horizontal Backing Strip
EPDM Foam Gasket
Pre-drill and countersink the holes prior to fixing. Fasteners should be placed at a minimum of 40mm from any edge and 80mm minimum from any corner. The spacing of the fasteners within the panel varies depending on the wind pressure.
For more detailed installation instructions, please download the Duracom™ brochure.
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Top Hats Position
Fixing Seal To Top Hat
Weatherseal Washer – exposed fasteners
Pre-marked and Pre-drilled panels
Sealant – Preferred Option
Backing Strip Tape
Backing Strip Installation
Backing Strip Sealant
Inserting Horizontal Backing Strip
Installing Next Panel
Soffit Wall Junction
Facade Deflection Head
Square External Corner
Square Internal Corner
Obtuse External Corner
Obtuse Internal Corner
Window Sill Detail
Vertical Construction Control Joint – Wall Abutment
Vertical Control Joint
Alternative Vertical Control Joint
Horizontal Control Joint
Wall Parapet Junction
Boundary/Exterior Walls/Timber Frame
Boundary/Exterior Walls/Steel Frame
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