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Application

For use in the formation of coping units.

This mix can also be used in a number of different forms including sills, columns and garden features - consult manufacturer for details.

Please note, this mixture is not suitable for large sections or cladding panels.

Description

Glass fibre reinforced concrete premix, for the formation of coping units.

Features and benefits:

  • Offers higher flexural strength properties than other architectural dressings and decorative features produced using traditional semi-dry or wet cast production methods.
  • Versatile: Can be produced into a range of bespoke shapes and sizes.
  • Fire-resistant.
  • Lightweight.
  • Offers increased impact resistance and high durability due to the reinforcing fibre distributed throughout the matrix.
  • Available in a range choice of three colours.
  • Meets/ exceeds the GRCA Specification 'Specification for Manufacture, Curing and Testing of GRC'.
  • Manufactured under a BSI accredited Quality Management System to ISO 9001: 2015.
  • Full UKAS accredited testing to ISO 17025: 2017.

Application:

For use in the formation of coping units.

This mix can also be used in a number of different forms including sills, columns and garden features - consult manufacturer for details.

Please note, this mixture is not suitable for large sections or cladding panels.

General information
Features

Offers higher flexural strength properties than traditional semi-dry or wet cast concrete

Finish

Pre-finished

Material

Highly cement based composite manufactured from white cement, silica sand, admixtures and additives reinforced with alkali resistant glass fibre

Shape

Can be produced to bespoke shapes/ designs

Size

Can be produced to bespoke sizes

Uniclass 2015
Glass-reinforced concrete (GRC) coping units (Pr_25_93_50_34)Primary
Specification data - Glass-reinforced concrete (GRC) coping units
Product Reference

Premix GRC Copings

Standard

GRCA Specification for the manufacture, curing and testing of glass fibre reinforced concrete (GRC) products

Production method

Premix process in accordance with GRCA Specification 2017

Guide mix design

Grade 8P

Configuration

Insert requirements.

Coping type

Insert requirements.

Profile

Insert requirements.

Unit dimensions -
Length

Insert requirements.

Wall or roof pitch

Insert requirements.

Fittings

Insert requirements.

Exposed faces -
Surface texture

Insert requirements.

Colour

Bath

Portland

Sherwood

Applied surface finish

Pre-finished

Fixings

Insert requirements.

Flexural strength

After 28 days (LOP): 5 MPa. After 28 days (MOR): 8 MPa to EN 1170-5

Dry density

1850 kg/mᶟ to EN 1170-6

Water absorption

9% to EN 1170-6

Standard product features

Colour:

Range of three colours.

Features:

Offers higher flexural strength properties than traditional semi-dry or wet cast concrete.

Finish:

Pre-finished.

Material:

Highly cement based composite manufactured from white cement, silica sand, admixtures and additives reinforced with alkali resistant glass fibre.

Shape:

Can be produced to bespoke shapes/ designs.

Size:

Can be produced to bespoke sizes.

Literature
Third party certifications
  • GRCA: Full Member Certificate: 1097/32
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