EN 13963:2014

Jointing materials for gypsum boards - Definitions, requirements and test methods

Publication date:   Feb 17, 2015

General information

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CEN/TC 241 Gypsum and gypsum based products

European Norm

91.100.10   Cement. Gypsum. Lime. Mortar



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The European Standard specifies the requirements for jointing compounds and paper tapes used to fill and finish the joints formed at the edges and ends of gypsum plasterboards complying with EN 520, products from secondary processing complying with EN 14190, prefabricated gypsum plasterboard panels with a cellular paperboard core complying with EN 13915, thermal/acoustic composite panels complying with EN 13950, preformed plasterboard cornices complying with EN 14209 and gypsum boards with fibrous reinforcement complying with EN 15283 1 and EN 15283 2.
This European Standard does not cover tapes which are made from materials other than paper.
This European Standard covers the following characteristics: reaction to fire and flexural strength, to be measured according to the relevant test methods in this document.

Related legislation

Legislation related to this standard


Regulation (eu) No 305/2011 of the European Parliament and of the Council of 9 march 2011 laying down harmonised conditions for the marketing of construction products and repealing council directive 89/106/eec

Life cycle


EN 13963:2005

EN 13963:2005/AC:2006


EN 13963:2014
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