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Innovation

MaX 16 & MaX 12 with GridMarX

WORKING PROPERTIES

Innovation changing the way you build

Reduce material costs and increase productivity with the powerful combination of GridMarX® installation guide marks and the MaX 12® and MaX 16® fastener patterns. Simple. Efficient. Effective.

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Introducing the MaX 16 fastener pattern

The industry’s only 16” o.c. optimized fastener pattern for single layer, 1‐hour UL fire‐rated assemblies on metal framing spaced 16” on center.

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Labor and Material Savings

MaX Calculator

How much can you save on your next project using the MaX 12 or MaX 16 fastener pattern with GridMarX guide marks?

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Significant savings on material and labor

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Quickly identify fastener pattern

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Guide marks in 4" increments

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Increase speed of installation

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Apply fasteners accurately without snapping chalk or penciling lines

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Easily cover GridMarX with standard paint

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Working Properties Brochure

Download our brochure featuring 1-hour UL designs using MaX 12 and MaX 16, a fastener pattern selector chart and GridMarX system guide.

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MaX 12 and MaX 16 Fastener Pattern

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UL Designs Featuring MaX 12

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UL Designs Featuring MaX 16

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GridMarX and MaX 12 White Paper

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GridMarX, MaX 12, MaX 16 Evaluation Report

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Excellence in Construction Innovation

The MaX 12 fastener pattern was recognized as an exceptional industry innovation with the 2021 AWCI Excellence in Construction Innovation Award.

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Need proof?

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MaX 12 Side-by-Side Installation

Time motion study conducted by RSMeans data from Gordian, the leader in construction data and cost estimating.

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Clemson University College of Business

DPR Construction time study comparing the installation of PURPLE drywall featuring GridMarX and MaX 12 to traditional drywall.

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Excellence Across The Board®

The National Gypsum name has been synonymous with high-quality, innovative products and exceptional customer service since 1925. Tap into technical support with a call to 1-800-NATIONAL® or your regional construction design manager, place an order through our award-winning customer service center, or find the answers you need at our online Design & Resource Center.

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