Selection Guide: Exterior Wall

Exterior wall expansion joints feature watertight, fire rated, sound blocking precompressed foam sealants.

Wall Expansion Joint: SEISMIC COLORSEAL watertight high-movement precompressed wall expansion joint

Description

  • Primary Seal
  • R-Value
  • Sound Attenuation
  • 26 colors

Details

1/2″  to  10″
(12 – 250mm)

100% Movement (+50%/-50%)

Colorseal-on-a-Reel Building Joint Sealant from EMSEAL

Description

  • Primary seal
  • Smooth convex surface
  • Low cost
  • Rapid install alternative to caulk & backer rod

 

Details

1/2″ to 1 1/4″
(12 – 30mm)

80% Movement (+30%/ -50%)

Curtainwall expansion joint: EMSEAL SEISMIC COLORSEAL DS Double Sided Watertight Curtain Wall expansion joint seal

Description

  • Single installation seals both sides of joint
  • Ideal for curtainwall, precast
  • Customized to depth of substrate

Details

1/2″  to  10″
(12 – 250mm)

100% Movement (+50%/-50%)

Fire Rated Wall Expansion Joint - Emshield WFR2

Description

  • Watertight and fire rated
  • 2-Hour, built-in fire-rating (UL 2079)
  • Seals both sides of joint
  • 26 colors

Details

1/2″  to  6″
(12 – 150mm)

100% Movement (+50%/-50%)

Fire rated wall movement joint - Emshield WFR3 Expansion Joint 3-hour Fire-Rated Wall from EMSEAL

Description

  • Watertight and fire rated
  • 3-Hour, Built-In Fire-Rating (UL 2079)
  • For concrete, concrete block or gypsum walls
  • 26 colors

Details

1/2″ to 6″
(12 – 150mm)

50% Movement (+25%/-25%)

Pick Resistant fire rated expansion joint Securityseal SSW2 from EMSEAL

Description

  • Pick-resistant
  • Watertight and fire rated
  • 2-Hour, built-in fire-rating (UL 2079)
  • Seals both sides of joint

Details

1/2″  to  6″
(12 – 150mm)

100% Movement (+50%/-50%)

Joint Sealant: EMSEAL Backerseal secondary sealant to field-applied liquid sealant for smaller joints in building walls

Description

  • Secondary Seal to Field Applied Liquid Sealant

Details

1/4″  to  1 1/4″
(6 – 30mm)

50% Movement (+25/-25%)

25v in brick MFA Boston sky EMSEAL

Description

  • Acrylic-modified asphaltic impregnated foam
  • Primary seal
  • Black in color

Details

1/4″  – 4″
(6 – 100mm)

50% Movement (+25/-25%)