Steel Drywall Shadow Mold

Trim Purpose

Specs, MSDS, and LEED Information for Flannery Trims & Products

If you desire to create an inexpensive reveal at the base or crown of a wall, try using Flannery's Steel Shadow Mold. Flannery’s Steel Shadow Mold can also be installed around doors and windows. Our Steel Shadow Mold, or “Z Metal” as some have coined it, is a transition reveal between drywall and other materials.

Product Description

Steel Shadow Mold has a beveled nailing flange to allow for tape and mud to be tapered up to its edge. It has a 1/2″ deep shadow, which can be used with both 1/2″ and 5/8″ drywall or gypsum board. Flannery offers the Steel Shadow Mold with both a 1/2″ or 3/4″ reveal. Flannery’s Steel Shadow Molds come in 10’ lengths. Flannery steel trims are manufactured according to standard specifications for accessories of gypsum wallboard and gypsum veneer base (ASTM designation C 1047-85).


Part No. Length A B Ft./Ctn. Steel
SS 500 10′ 1/2″ 1/2″ 400′ Yes
SS 750 10′ 3/4″ 1/2″ 400′ Yes

Install Flannery’s Steel Shadow Mold to the framing through the drywall with nails, screws, construction staples, or adhesive. Flannery also makes this trim in Aluminum with a variety of depths and reveal sizes.