Fire-Rated 093V Expansion
Trim-Tex announces a new innovation: a fire-rated version of 093V Expansion Bead. The new iteration of the existing 093V bead will provide the same great expansion protection as always (up to 3/8" in controlled movement). However, it will no longer require additional drywall rips, fire sealant or mineral wool to maintain a fire-rating thanks to a factory applied intumescent tape that swells in response to heat, thus sealing the gap in case of a fire. The pink color quickly indicates to inspectors that the product is fire-rated.