they have exposed caulking at the panel joints, with back routed and plastic weld corners for weatherproofing of the panel system. our ac-1000 and ac-1300 are both a wet joint system. the ac-1300 sliding clip eliminates the need to line up, clamp down, and fasten every clip on the panel by simply sliding the clip down the edge of the panel
dri-design’s ease of installation and enduring design make it the perfect system for adding the character of copper to your project. and, since sealants and gaskets are never used in the joints, they can never stain or streak this beautiful finish.
dri-design, the premiere wall panel producer presents dry joint, pressure equalized, rain- screen wall panel systems. architectural exterior aluminum wall systems by dri-design are eco-friendly, air-, water-, hurricane-resistant, economical and sustainable.
dry joint gasketed system . the sl-3000 system is a high performance, dry-joint system utilizing an extruded horizontal and vertical guttering system. the joint seal is accomplished by the use of neoprene gaskets placed within the perimeter extrusions. perimeter extrusions reinforce and encapsulate panel returns, eliminating exposed cut edges.
in short, this system can arguably be considered a "zero tolerance" wall system, whereby any defect in design, installation, or workmanship can result in immediate and direct rainwater penetration into the dry zone of the exterior wall system or assembly and, more critically, the conditioned spaces of a building or structure.
available in 4mm or 6mm panel thicknesses with 1 1/2” or 2” system depth. our wet joint exterior wall panels are perfect for when a sealed system is required. usually found in conditions where water will have a tendency to collect or pass, wet joint exterior wall panels focus on blocking water before it can impede the system.
the proprietary, steel-reinforced joints interlock to ensure accurate panel-to-panel alignment and superior joint stability. cast of mineral, they're durable, safe and healthy. and you can breathe easy — panels are composed of glass reinforced cast rock with a class a foam core, for healthy, fire-safe walls.