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Exterior Cladding - VIVIX® Architectural Panels

Exterior Cladding - VIVIX® Architectural Panels

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  • BBA Agrément Certificate

    BBA Agrément Certificate

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Formica Group

Rainscreen cladding – 68 decors and three fixing systems for any exterior cladding requirements.

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Description

Vivix® panels offer a fresh perspective in architectural panels and provide a perfect solution for lightweight, decorative and robust rainscreen cladding applications.

Vivix® panels are solid phenolic, engineered exterior facade panels with a decorative surface on both sides. They are resistant to impact and abrasion and are highly weather and UV resistant. Vivix panels can be used with a variety of fixing systems and are easy to machine, install and maintain.

General information
Finish

Matte 58

Uniclass 2015
Ss_25_20_70_25 Drained and back-ventilated rainscreen cladding systemsPrimary
CAWS

H92/120 Rainscreen cladding

Specification data - Drained and back-ventilated rainscreen cladding systems
Product Reference

Vivix® by Formica Group

Sheet size

3050 x 1300 mm

3660 x 1525 mm

Colour

See 'Options' below and insert requirement.

Grades

BS EN 438:2005

Exterior grade, severe use, standard grade (EDS) B-s2, d0

Exterior grade, severe use, flame-retardant grade (EDF) Bs1,d0

Exterior grade, severe use, flame-retardant grade (EDF) Bs1,d0

Nominal

6 mm

8 mm

10 mm

Standard product features

Finish:

Matte 58.

Product Options

Colour:

A wide range of colours is available. Consult manufacturer's literature and insert requirements.

Grade:

- Properties EDS grade:-

  • Thickness Tolerance (BS EN 438-2-5): 6 mm+/-0.4 mm, 8 mm +/-0.5 mm, 10 mm +/-0.5 mm.
  • Flatness Tolerance (BS EN 438-2-9): 6 mm 5 mm/m, 8 mm 5 mm/m, 10 mm 3 mm/m.
  • Length Width Tolerance (BS EN 438-2-6): +10 mm/-0.
  • Straightness of Edge Tolerance (BS EN 438-2-7): 1.5 mm/m max deviation.
  • Flexural Modulus (BS EN ISO 178): 9000 MPa (min).
  • Flexural Strength (BS EN ISO 178): 80 MPa (min).
  • Tensile Strength (BS EN ISO 572-2): 60 MPa (min).
  • Density (BS EN ISO 1183): 1.35 g/cm3 (min).
  • Impact Resistance (BS EN 438-2-21): height 1800 mm (D = 10mm. max).
  • Resistance to Wet Conditions (BS EN 438-2-15): mass increase 5% (max), appearance grade 4 (min).
  • Dimensional Stability at Elevated Temperature (BS EN 438-2-17): L 0.3% (max), T 0.6% (max).
  • Resistance to UV light (BS EN 438-2-28): contrast min 3 after 1500 hrs, appearance min 4 after 1500 hrs.
  • Resistance to Artificial Weathering (BS EN 438-2-29): contrast min 3 after 650 MJ/m2, appearance min 4 after 650 MJ/m2.
  • Resistance to Climatic Shock (BS EN 438-2-19): flexural strength index (Ds) 0.95 (min), flexural modulus index (Dm) 0.95 (min), appearance grade 4 (min).
  • Fire Test (SBI) (BS EN 13501-1):C-s1, d0.
  • Oxygen Index (ISO 4589-2): 45% (min).
  • Thermal Conductivity (BS EN 12524): 0.3 w/mk.

- Properties EDF grade:

  • Thickness Tolerance (BS EN 438-2-5): 6 mm+/-0.4 mm, 8 mm +/-0.5 mm, 10 mm +/-0.5mm.
  • Flatness Tolerance (BS EN 438-2-9): 6 mm, 5 mm/m, 8 mm 5 mm/m, 10 mm 3 mm/m
  • Length Width Tolerance (BS EN 438-2-6): +10 mm/-0.
  • Straightness of Edge Tolerance (BS EN 438-2-7): 1.5 mm/m max deviation.
  • Flexural Modulus (BS EN ISO 178): 9000 MPa (min).
  • Flexural Strength (BS EN ISO 178): 80 MPa (min).
  • Tensile Strength (BS EN ISO 572-2): 60 MPa (min).
  • Density (BS EN ISO 1183): 1.35 g/cm3 (min).
  • Impact Resistance (BS EN 438-2-21): height 1800 mm (D = 10mm. max).
  • Resistance to Wet Conditions (BS EN 438-2-15): mass increase 8% (max), appearance grade 4 (min).
  • Dimensional Stability at Elevated Temperature (BS EN 438-2-17): L 0.3% (max), T 0.6% (max).
  • Resistance to UV light (BS EN 438-2-28): contrast min 3 after 1500 hrs, appearance min 4 after 1500 hrs.
  • Resistance to Artificial Weathering (BS EN 438-2-29): contrast min 3 after 650 MJ/m2, appearance min 4 after 650 MJ/m2.
  • Resistance to Climatic Shock (BS EN 438-2-19): flexural strength index (Ds) 0.95 (min), flexural modulus index (Dm) 0.95 (min), appearance grade 4 (min).
  • Fire Test (SBI) (BS EN 13501-1):B-s2, d0 / B-s1, d0 available on request.
  • Oxygen Index (ISO 4589-2): 45% (min).
  • Thermal Conductivity (BS EN12524): 0.3 w/mk.

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