Firax® Wheelmark

Firax® Wheelmark
1084
14
EN14041:2004
Type FR-MDF.LA according to EN 622-5
Scope
High quality fire retardant MDF board for use in dry
conditions.
Description
High-density
fine
and
MDF board with
smoothly
sanded
a
hard,
surface.
MDF Firax® Wheelmark is has low formaldehyde
emission (E1 class). Upon request, this
MDF board can be supplied with PEFC,
FSC or FSC Controlled Wood certificate.
MDF Firax® Wheelmark is hardly flammable
(European fire reaction classification B), has a
significantly delayed combustion and does not
contribute to flame spread. For thickness from 6 to
11,9 mm, MDF Firax® Wheelmark is B-s1-d0 certified
(EN 13501-1). For thickness from 12 to 30 mm, MDF
Firax® Wheelmark is B-s1-d0 certified (EN 13501-1).
MDF Firax® Wheelmark
Ü-sign
according
DIN
is labelled with
4102
class
B1.
For thickness 12 to 30 mm, MDF Firax® Wheelmark
holds the EC Quality system (Module D) certificate
(No. MED-D-0212), confirming that Spanolux
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maintains and applies a quality system in accordance
with the requirements of the Maritime Equipment
Directive Annex B, Module D. This certificate is issued
by SINTEF NBL, a notified body under the terms of
the “Forskrift om Skipsutstyr” by the Norwegian
Maritime Directorate. Firax® Wheelmark is labelled
with the “Mark of Conformity” (Wheelmark)
MDF Firax® Wheelmark is in principle coloured
red in the mass. The dye is only used for reasons
of recognition. The intensiveness of the red
colour might vary between different production
batches and thicknesses. MDF Firax® can also be
supplied uncoloured. Please contact Spanolux
for further details and minimum order quantities.
Use of the product
MDF Firax® Wheelmark is suitable for industrial
processing, interior decoration and furniture
production. The board can be lacquered or finished
with paper, foil, melamine, veneer or high pressure
laminate.
MDF Firax® Wheelmark can be used in applications
where MDF panels with a reduced fire reaction, flame
spread and smoke development are requested (such as
finishing of stairway halls, escape routes or lift shafts in
public buildings such as hospitals, airports, retirement
homes, theatres, hotels, etc...).
Firax® Wheelmark
Product class
1084
14
Firax® Wheelmark
MDF Firax® Wheelmark can also be used as part
of a building element or system that is aimed at
having an increased fire resistance, such as fire doors,
ceiling systems or partition walls. The fire resistance
certification of such elements or buildings systems in
line with local regulations is the responsibility of its
producer.
The board must be applied in service class 1 (restrictions
in temperature and ambient humidity) and can only
be used in biological hazard class 1 of EN 335-3. The
boards must be protected from any direct contact with
water. They must be stacked flat, on a pallet or using
a sufficient number of cross members. Boards should
not be stored vertically, unless ground contact can be
avoided. The board will expand or shrink under variable
humidity conditions. Use suitable sawing, milling and
drilling tools.
EN14041:2004
The fire retarding products and dyes in the board may
in exceptional cases affect certain glues or paints.
Always perform a test before use.
Dimensions
Thickness: 12 to 30 mm. Maximum width 255 cm.
Maximum length 630 cm. Standard thicknesses and
dimensions are listed in our extensive stock program.
Furthermore, Spanolux has high-capacity saws
that support all sawing dimensions. In principle, all
thicknesses and lengths/widths are available within
the press capabilities.
Contact our sales team or send an e-mail to [email protected]
spanolux.com for further details.
Technical specifications
Test
method
Unit
Swelling in thickness 24 h
EN 317
Internal bond
Ranges of nominal thickness (mm)
> 9 to 12
> 12 to 19
> 19 to 30
%
15
12
10
EN 319
N/mm2
0,65
0,60
0,60
Bending strength
EN 310
N/mm2
27
25
23
Modulus of elasticity in bending
EN 310
N/mm2
2800
2500
2300
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Issue date: 01/01/2014
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