BGC Duragrid™ Horizontal backing strip


Horizontal backing strip

By BGC Duragrid™ Commercial façade system
(Low-to-medium rise commercial exterior cladding)

Available length : 1190mm/ 2390mm/ 2990mm


At the horizontal joints between the BGC Duragrid™ panels - 

  • Backing Strip should be bonded to the back of the BGC Duragrid™ panel to form a socket to which the BGC Duragrid™ panels above are fixed over
  • Set the backing strip 2mm from the edge of the BGC Duragrid™ panel
  • Seal the cut edge with BGC Edge Sealer. Ensure the sealant fills the void in the back of the Horizontal Backing Strip to prevent moisture ingress