Argeton

Application

Ventilated rainscreen facade system, suitable for public buildings and high traffic areas such as schools.

Description

Terracotta ventilated rainscreen facade system, available in a complete range of natural clay tiles and panels. When combined with steel, glass or wood, Argeton can add an elegant and timeless look to exterior facades. Enriching new and modern buildings, the Argeton facade also imparts an exclusive contemporary character to refurbished properties.


Baguettes or sunshades are also available in the Argeton range for solar protection, to act as an effective ventilation screen, to provide security against access, or to add an eye-catching decorative element to the design.


Features and benefits:

  • Concealed fixing system.
  • Scratch and dent resistant.
  • Environmentally friendly.
  • Extreme UV and weather resistance.
  • Architectural appeal with a natural clay finish.
  • Exceptional durability and strength; suitable for high-impact areas.
  • Available in a range of colours, shapes and formats.
  • Non-combustible.
  • Ball impact safety tested to DIN 18032-3.

General information

Color

A range of colours is available.

Finish

Standard, glazed or engobe.

Material

Terracotta.

Shape

Rectangular.

Size

Dependent on options specified.

WarrantyDescription

15 years as standard. Consult manufacturer for details.

Uniclass 2015

Pr_25_71_14_88 Terracotta panels

Primary

Specification data - Terracotta panels Enhanced data

Fire performance

-

Combustibility

Non-combustible to AS 1530.1.

Fire hazard properties

-

Standard

To AS 5637.1 and AS/NZS 1530.3

Group number

Consult manufacturer

Smoke growth rate index

Consult manufacturer

Average specific extinction area

Consult manufacturer

Flammability index

Consult manufacturer

Spread of flame index

Consult manufacturer

Smoke developed index

Consult manufacturer

Panel size

-

Length

Maximum; tolerance ±1.0 mm.

800 mm

Height

Centre-to-centre distance; tolerance ±2.0 mm.

200 mm

250 mm

300 mm

Panel thickness

24 mm

Edge profile

Manufacturer's standard

Finish as delivered

Standard surface

Glazed

Insert colour requirements in Colour.

Engobe, surface structure 1

See manufacturer's literature for details.

Engobe, surface structure 2

See manufacturer's literature for details.

Engobe, surface structure 3

See manufacturer's literature for details.

Engobe, surface structure 4

See manufacturer's literature for details.

Engobe, surface structure 5

See manufacturer's literature for details.

Verification

-

Submittals

Manufacturer's approved installer certification.

Manufacturer's certification.

Timing

At tender.

Before commencement of installation.

Before completion of detailed design.

Before placement of orders.

No later than two weeks following request.

To comply with programme.

Colour

Salmon/ Pastel Red

Burgundy

Chocolate

Platinum Grey

Basalt

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Accessories

None

Argeton Barro - baguettes

Argeton Barro - louvres

Ceramic corner

Product Reference

Argeton Tampa

Clear and simple form, for a clean-cut building appearance.

Argeton Terzo

False joints in various widths and distances for a lively facade design.

Argeton Lineo

Horizontal linear finish formed by 3 mm-deep grooves.

Argeton Danza

Overlapping panels that generate varying shadows depending on how light falls on the facade.

Argeton Altivo

Vertically-oriented facade tiles.

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Literature