Why RigidRAP-XT?

  • Lightweight board – one-man lift
  • Easy to cut, nail, screw and drill
  • Speed up construction by working inside and outside the building at the same time
  • Rapid moisture protection of the building
  • Weather tightness and an airtight building or home
  • Allows for interior construction to continue
  • Provides a greater level of site security
  • Description
  • IBS RigidRAP®-XT is the only Tri-layer Rigid Air Barrier system available in New Zealand with a thermal break laminated on the back of each board. IBS RigidRAP®-XT is an 8mm OSB3 product that has been laminated with an approved building paper to give your house dual protection from the weather during your building process as well as a thermal break graphite polystyrene board on the inside making it ideal for steel frame buildings. IBS RigidRAP®-XT is not only a temporary weather cladding but it also provides bracing. The product is lightweight, easy to cut nail or screw, and can be exposed to the weather for up to 90 days.

    IBS RigidRAP®-XT can be used as an external wall bracing element when used in conjunction with a specific fixing system or a thermal break for steel frames.

    Intended use for IBS RigidRAP®-XT are:

    • External wall bracing element when used in conjunction with a specific fixing system
    • Thermal break for steel frames

    Key Features and Benefits:

    • R-Value of 0.39
    • EXPOL platinum backing board which is a 10mm lightweight rigid foam composition
    • Treated to H3.1 level with chips treated prior to bonding, hence does not require re-treating when cut
    • Moisture resistant and load bearing panel
    • CodeMark Certified (CM70091)
    • Meets all requirements of the New Zealand Building Code (NZBC)
    • Hard-wearing exposure tested by SCION New Zealand (90 days exposure)

  • Panel Sizes
  • Panel Sizes:

    2440 mm x 1196 mm x 18 mm
    2745 mm x 1196 mm x 18 mm
    3050 mm x 1196 mm x 18 mm

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