Butt-Tape is twice as fast as conventional tapes and two times stronger than paper or mesh tape. No compound required over laminated area of tape - just skim coat edges. Apprentices and professional tapers can achieve the flattest butt-joints possible. Leaves butt-joints virtually non-noticable.
- Vertical and horizontal butt-joints
- Commercial "Top-Out" applications
- 50% less compound. 50% less sanding. 50% faster drying time.
- Cracked butt-joints and stress cracks
- No pre-filling required, no delayed shrinkage
- No beading or paint blisters
- Apply all-purpose joint compound to butt-joint with a 5” or 6” taping knife. Press Butt-Tape into wet compound by hand. Adjust center line of tape to center over joint.
- Wipe down edges. Immediately apply a coat of compound with an 8” or 10” taping knife to each edge of Butt-Tape. Let dry.
- Apply second coat with 10” or 12” taping knife to each edge of Butt-Tape. Let dry and sand.
ASTM & Code Standards:
- ASTM C1047 - Standard Specification for Accessories for Gypsum Wallboard
- SDS & Product Certification Information
All stored materials shall be kept dry. Materials shall be stacked off the ground, supported on a level platform, and protected from weather and moisture.
Product Submittal Sheets
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|BT-100, BT-200||Strait-Flex® Butt-Tape|
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