Plank System

Get the look of wood, with the durability of metal
Proprietary system with built-in rain screen

Planks are installed using universal frame components that are compatible with all AL13® systems that allow for maximum simplicity and flexibility. These work together to create seamless transitions with built-in moisture management.

Plank System features & benefits

Timeless Look

Classic joint profile with 1/8 shadow line that matches real timber.

AL13® planks have a true woodgrain look & feel and also come in a variety of solid colors.

Moisture Management

AL13® planks are designed as a system that provides a fully tested certified rain screen.

Designed to maximize ventilation and prevent the build-up of moisture between the siding and the exterior wall – mitigating the likelihood of water damage.

Easy to Install

Easy to handle and rigid 12′ length planks allow a single installer to complete any project.

With a single system/joint clip that ensures an easy and secure install, AL13® Plank System can be used for walls, soffits, and ceilings on any size project from homes or high rises.

Fire. Wind. Water.

 

AL13® planks are available in standard polyethylene (PE), fire-rated (FR), and solid aluminum plates. AL13® Plank System with a pressure equalized rain screen offers built-in moisture management.

Fire-Rated plank systems:

ASTM E136, and ASTM E84, are compliant, and listed.
CAN/ULC S102 tested, compliant, and listed.CAN/ULC S114 tested, compliant, and listed.

System Compatibility

AL13® systems share universal framing components.

AL13® Plank System shares common framing components with AL13® Panel System to allow for a seamless transition between plank and panel.

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Plank System projects

Plank Systems Colors & Finishes

Please note that the colors displayed on your screen may differ slightly from the actual product finish due to monitor settings and screen technology variations.

Douglas fir
Light
antique rovere
Light
knotty pine
Light
bamboo
Light
european cherry
Light brown
european cherry
Light
national walnut
Dark
douglas fir
Dark
antique rovere
Dark
acacia
Dark
bamboo
Dark
european cherry
Dark national
walnut
Dark
walnut
Western
cedar
Dark table
walnut
Maple
Cherry
Oak
Italian
rosewood
White
beechwood (interior only)

Solid

Steamclock
Polarbear
white
Jericho
Crescent
Cloudy
sky
Pigeon
grey
Driftwood
August
sun
Gastown
Raisin
Okanagan
red
Heritage
brick
Cabernet
Fossil
Jasper
green
Seagrass
Lionsgate
green
Rainforest
Conifer
Shoreline blue
Mediterra-nean
Twilight
sky
Deep
space
Deep
sea blue
Chickadee
Otter
brown
Eagle
feather
Northshore
Carbon
grey
Shadow
Orca
black

metallics

Silver
metallic
Emery
metallic
Pewter
metallic
Charcoal
metallic
Douglas fir
Light
antique rovere
Light
knotty pine
Light
bamboo
Light
european cherry
Dark
douglas fir
Dark
antique rovere
Dark
acacia
Dark
bamboo
Dark
european cherry
Dark national
walnut
Light brown
european cherry
Light
national walnut
Oak
Cherry
Maple
Dark
walnut
Italian
rosewood
White
beechwood (interior only)

Solid

Steamclock
Polarbear
white
Jericho
Crescent
Cloudy
sky
Pigeon
grey
Driftwood
Chickadee
Otter
brown
Northshore
Eagle
feather
Fossil
Shadow
Carbon
grey
Deep
sea blue
Orca
black
Rainforest
Conifer
Lionsgate
green
Seagrass
Jasper
green
Heritage
brick
Raisin
Gastown
Okanagan
red
Cabernet
Shoreline blue
Mediterra-nean
Twilight
sky
Deep
space
August
sun

metallics

Silver
metallic
Emery
metallic
Pewter
metallic
Charcoal
metallic

Plank System Components

Planks

2" Perforated Vent Strip

4" Plank

6" Plank

Frame Components

End Frame

Inside Corner

Outside Corner

Flat Cap

Flat Cap: Perimeter

Reveal Cap

Reveal Cap: Perimeter

2 Piece Outside Corner

Back Plate: Universal

Accessories

System Clip: Plank

System Clip: Compressible

Fasteners

6" Blade

10" Blade

Gloves

Sled: Flat

Sled: Reveal

Sled: Corner

Instal Kit: Plank

Downloads

Spec sheets, data sheets, color guide, install guides for woodframe, girt, concrete, warranty & more.

Testing

Standardized wind, water and fire safety tests. AAMA, NFPA, ASTM, ULC. QAI.

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