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The J-Bead Frame by AAG Advanced Architectural Grilleworks

Seemingly Simple. Simply Seamless.

JBead Frame

  • Flush, border-less installation for plaster and drywall applications on walls and/or ceilings
  • Solid, multiple-point, fully welded construction
  • No unsightly rivets or welds
  • Fully framed, providing multiple pre-punched fastening points
  • Quick installation with standard drywall screws
  • Core can be fixed (welded to the frame), or removable for access to damper controls or filters
  • Accommodates wall thickness from ¼” thru ¾”


  • Available in aluminum, bronze and stainless steel
  • Aluminum grilles can be primed and ready for paint or pre-painted in a full range of liquid Benjamin Moore colors, Tiger Drylac powder-coat colors or custom finishes, and satin, clear anodized
  • Stainless Steel is available in Satin # 4 and Mirror Polished # 8 finishes
  • Bronze is available in Satin # 4 and Mirror Polished # 8 finishes, Light, Medium & Dark Statuary, Antique, Oil Rubbed Bronze and custom matched to any period or hardware finish