We have taken our 6000 Glide Plate Series (the 6GW, 6GWC, SS6GW and SS6GWC) to the larger sizes of 10″ and 12″ (nominal), as well as modified the cover splicing to be easier and faster (requiring only KTC clips between butted plates, eliminating the need for any in-field grinding). These changes accommodate the need for slightly larger wall/ceiling covers, but where the flush, no-exposed-fastener look of the Glide Plate Series is still preferred.
We have essentially doubled the sizes offered for our BCP system, our economical plate cover for carpet applications in smaller joints. Originally available in only 1″ & 2,” we now offer standardized joint sizes 3″ and 4.”
We have extended the sizes of CM, CMX, 9W wall, 9W roof, FR and LPR to up to 18″ at ±100% movement and up to 24″ at ±50% movement. This provides a better go-to cover solution for medium-to-large joint sizes in roofs and walls.
Introducing brand-new literature, the Quick Reference Guides. Each one is an excellent overview of a different Balco product line, highlighting all available products within, along with brief, helpful, relevant information of each. The guides are available in digital form on the Literature page of our site. Some printed copies are also available upon request.
We have updated the Rep Finder to be more helpful and user-friendly, with search by ZIP code as default. We have also added a brand-new search section for Firestop Reps.
Presenting the new Metacaulk CID Tub Box accessory for through-penetration firestop protection from bathtub or jetted-tub drains to upper levels. Installed prior to concrete pour, available in 2″ and 3″ sizes, designed for plastic and metal drain pipes.
Introducing the new BSLJ compressible foam seal for seismic large joints, available in 6-15″ at ±25% movement.
The popular, versatile foam series, the Balco Compression Seals (BCS), now accommodates new additional sizes for both floors and walls.
The MetaFlex Pro Shear MAX 3-Hour for the floor has been extended from it’s large joint sizes of 39-72″ to now accommodate the joint sizes 21-36,” giving it the full range of 21-72″ (max open) and closing the gap between it and the sizes of the MetaFlex Pro 3-Hour (8-18″). These additions help complete the MetaFlex Pro family of 3-hour-rated floor joints.