Piterak XS 18

 

Piterak XS 18™ is an economical 18mm thick, double-skin terra cotta rain¬screen cladding product with overlapping horizontal reveals. The product is a thin, lightweight and strong medium module terra cotta panel available in three standard sizes and a multitude of made-to-order sizes with a maximum height of 1’-4” and length of 4’-0”. All sizes may be cut by the installation contractor for specific field conditions. Piterak XS 18™ maintains excellent structural load performance that is comparable to thicker terra cotta panels while providing a slender, double-skin profile. Through exceptional engineering and manufactur¬ing, our thinnest double-skin, medium module terra cotta panel maintains a high wind and impact resistance rating. The terra cotta cladding panels are supported by our engineered rainscreen support framing system and stain¬less steel installation clips. Piterak XS 18™ is a terra cotta cladding product that provides structural versatility and superior aesthetics in an economically superior rainscreen solution.

 

Features

  • Sizes up to 16″ tall x 48″ long
  • Customization with respect to color, texture, and profile available depending on order size and current plant production volumes
  • Very strong and excellent impact resistance even at a thickness of 1-3/16
  • Competitively priced for quantities over 5,000 SF due to its optimized manufacturing process and modern production equipment
  • Framing systems available for all types of wall construction including framed walls, hard walls, walls with and without exterior insulation, walls with continuous insulation needs, etc.
  • Attachment clips are friction fit stainless steel designed to prevent the need for gaskets and joint spacers
  • Complete framing system and design can be supplied by Terreal
  • System wind load testing, impact testing, and ASTM performance testing all available

Imperial Module

Size (in)
Size (mm)
Center to Center Module (in)
Center to Center Module (mm)
Quantity per Sq Ft
Quantity per Sq M2
Unit Weight (lbs)
Unit Weight (kg)
Weight (lbs) per Sq Ft
Weight (kg) per M2
8.39” x 47.5” x .71”
213 x 1206 x 18
8” x 48”
203 x 1219
.38
4.09
17.3
7.86
6.5
30.2
12.39” x 47.5” x .71”
315 x 1206 x 18
12” x 48”
305 x 1219
.25
2.69
26
11.79
6.5
30.2
16.39” x 47.5” x .71”
416 x 1206 x 18
16” x 48”
406 x 1219
.19
2.05
34.67
15.72
6.5
30.2
*Available in exact United States Imperial modules for ease of construction layout and installation

Metric Modules

Size (mm)
Size (in)
Center to Center Module (mm)
Center to Center Module (in)
Quantity per Sq M2
Quantity per Sq Ft
Unit Weight (kg)
Unit Weight (lbs)
Weight (kg) per M2
Weight (lbs) per Sq Ft
210 x 1200 x 18
8.28” x 47.24” x .71”
200 x 1210
7.87” x 47.64”
4.13
.38
7.9
17.5
30.2
6.5
260 x 1200 x 18
10.24” x 47.24” x .71”
250 x 1210
9.84” x 47.64”
3.31
.31
9.7
21.4
30.2
6.5
310 x 1200 x 18
12.20” x 47.24” x .71”
300 x 1210
11.81” x 47.64”
2.75
.26
11.6
25.6
30.2
6.5
Terreal can produce any vertical panel module required up to 16″ (406 mm) in both imperial and metric modules. For modules not shown, please contact Terreal.

Click on the links in legend to view the details.

Typical Installation Section
Vertical Reveal Plan Detail
Mitered Outside Corner Detail
Inside Corner Detail
Termination Of Rainscreen Detail
Base Detail
Window Sill Section
Window Head Section
Window Jam Detail
Parapet Coping Section

Click on the links in legend to view the details.

Typical Installation Section
Vertical Reveal Plan Detail
Mitered Outside Corner Detail
Inside Corner Detail
Termination Of Rainscreen Detail
Base Detail
Window Sill Section
Window Head Section
Window Jam Detail
Parapet Coping Section

Eliminate Attachment System Thermal Bridges


Terreal in conjunction with Knight Wall System’s CI-SYSTEM™ delivers continuous insulation across all structural members without thermal bridges other than isolated fasteners and service openings. This unique drop-in attachment system meets or exceeds the requirements of ASHRAE 90.1 while saving time and money by reducing labor and assembly costs.

Advantages to Terreal-Knight CI System: Code compliant continuous insulation: R-value = real value, lightweight and budget conscious, validated fire performance (complies with NFPA 285), outstanding thermal performance, quick and simple installation.

For more information on this type of framing assembly, please contact Terreal North America.
knight-terreal-CI-a
Example framing details of Terreal terra cotta panels (shown as Piterak Slim 30) with Knight Wall’s CI-System.

knight-terreal-CI-assembly

Sol Colors and Surfaces

Piterak SLIM 40 – Piterak SLIM 30 – Piterak XS 18 – Autan XL – Zonda XL – Harmattan XL

Standard Clay Body Colors


Special Shapes

 

Corners

Corners can be constructed using preformed terra cotta corners fabricated to specific angles to accommodate the building design. Panels can also be factory mitered or field mitered for a sharper corner. Metal corners can also be used to add additional architectural elements.

Coping

Window Sill

Round columns

Terreal can fabricate true round column segments in lengths up to 5′.