Firetape Ceramic

Firetape Ceramic

Hodgson Sealants

A specialized glazing tape based on ceramic fibres, for glazing of non-insulating and insulating fire rated glass into internal timber and steel screens and doors with glass from major manufacturers.

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Application

  • For glazing of non-insulating and insulating glass into internal timber and steel screens and doors with glass from major manufacturers including: Pyrostop, Pyrobelite, Pyrocet, Contraflam etc.
  • The performance of Firetape Ceramic is dependent on the use of suitable fire resistant glass and suitable frame design. Further information is available from Hodgson Sealants Technical Department.

Description

A specialized glazing tape based on ceramic fibres, which is supplied on single strand reels for use when glazing a wide variety of insulating and non-insulating fire resistant glass types into internal screens and doors manufactured from timber or steel. It has a pressure-sensitive contact adhesive which allows it to be repositioned before final fixing. It can also be capped with Silfix® U9 to prevent possible degradation of the tape by glass cleaning solutions.

Features and benefits:

  • Can provide 30 minutes and in some cases 60 minute resistance to the passage of fire and smoke.
  • Tested with non-insulating and insulating glass types from all major glass manufacturers.
  • Non-toxic.
  • Supplied on single strand reels with an 'easy-peel' backing paper.
  • Quick, clean and easy to apply - eliminates the need for distance pieces.
  • Prevents glass rattle.
  • Firetape Ceramic conforms to the following standard: BS 476-20. Reference IFCI/295.

Applications:

  • For glazing of non-insulating and insulating glass into internal timber and steel screens and doors with glass from major manufacturers including: Pyrostop, Pyrobelite, Pyrocet, Contraflam etc.
  • The performance of Firetape Ceramic is dependent on the use of suitable fire resistant glass and suitable frame design. Further information is available from Hodgson Sealants Technical Department.

General information

Size

15 mm x 15 m (w x l)

20 mm x 15 m (w x l)

Uniclass 2015

Pr_25_80_81_29 Flexible intumescent gap sealsPrimary

CAWS

P12/330 Flexible intumescent gap sealer

Specification data - Flexible intumescent gap seals

Product Reference

Firetape Ceramic

Size

15 mm x 15 m (w x l)

20 mm x 15 m (w x l)

Fire performance

30 minutes resistance to the passage of fire and smoke

60 minutes resistance to the passage of fire and smoke

In certain cases, consult manufacturer for details.

Colour

White

Thickness

3 mm

For both sizes.

Standard product features

Technical characteristics:

  • Adhesion: Excellent (to glass, primed or base stained wood, and steel).
  • Compression to seal: Positive compression.
  • Density: 0.13–0.1 9g/cm³.
  • Force to compress by 20%: 1.1 kg/cm².
  • Movement accommodation: ±10%.
  • Shrinkage: <1%.
  • Slump: Nil.
  • Staining: Nil.
  • Tack: Very good.
  • Ultraviolet (UV) resistance: Excellent.
  • Application temperature range: 5–30°C.
  • Service temperature range: -15°C to +40°C.

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