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VulcaThermic insulated cladding panels

Description

VulcaThermic™ panels are of sandwich construction (GRP, Plastisol, Aluminium and Trespa) with a Styrofoam insulation and bonded together to form a structural panel able to span large areas. Face sizes: Up to a maximum 5000 x 1500mm, single or double-sided Thicknesses: Any thickness, any ‘U’ value. Weight: 1.8kg/m2 per mm thickness

Finishes

GRP, Plastisol, Aluminium and Trespa.

Manufacture

VulcaThermic™ has an external coloured isophthalic gel coat (for good chemical and weather resistance) backed with polyester resin and special glass fibre reinforcement.

Performance data (Styrofoam core)

  • Good compressive strength 300KN/m2
  • Thermal conductivity ‘K’ value 0.027 W/mK
  • Low water absorption 0.2%
  • Self extinguishing BS 3837: Part A
  • Hot wire cut to thickness required +/– 0.5mm

Installation

Panels are glazed in the same manner as double glazing units, using glazing blocks, distance pieces, non setting mastic, glazing beads and studs.

Maintenance

Panels should be washed with warm soapy water when dirty. No other maintenance is required.

Warranties

Panel integrity with no significant colour change for 10 years, subject to correct installation, and manufacturers’ recommendations.