Schluter®-DILEX-BTS

Retrofit, heavy-duty expansion joint profile with telescopic center

Schluter®-DILEX-BTS is a heavy-duty expansion joint profile that bridges expansion joints and accommodates movement via the 1-3/16” (30 mm)-wide telescopic center section, which also forms the visible surface.
  • Designed to allow movement and reduce stress in large, tiled areas
  • Eliminates the need for caulking
  • Prevents cracking and delamination of tiles
  • Designed for retrofit applications
  • Maintenance-free
  • Suitable for use in warehouses, production facilities, shopping centers, airports, train stations, parking garages, etc.
  • May also be used in coverings cleaned with machines
  • Available in satin anodized aluminum
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Schluter®-DILEX-BTS is a heavy-duty expansion joint profile that bridges expansion joints and accommodates movement via the 1-3/16” (30 mm)-wide telescopic center section, which also forms the visible surface.

Schluter-DILEX-BTS requires no special maintenance or care and is resistant to mold and fungi. Clean profile using common household cleaning agents. In the case of anodized aluminum, do not use abrasive cleaning agents.

DILEX-BTS can be inserted into existing joint spaces. The joints must be at least 1-3/4" (44 mm) wide and 3/8" (10 mm) deep. The lateral anchoring legs are adhered to the existing covering with a suitable adhesive (e.g., epoxy resin) or mechanically fastened to the covering with the appropriate screws.

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Schluter™ profiles are available in a variety of different materials , so methods for cutting vary. Below are best practices for cutting according...

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Introduction to Schluter® Profiles

Introduction to Schluter® Profiles

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How to choose the appropriate profile size in relation to your tile

How to choose the appropriate profile size in relation to your tile

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Best practices for cutting Schluter®-Systems Profiles

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