Factoryboard

Rigid faced glass wool board for wall and roof insulation in metal buildings.

Product Description

Factoryboard is a rigid board manufactured from non-combustible glass wool insulation. Ideally used as multi-purpose wall cladding or over purlin roof insulation. Available in 25, 40 or 50 mm thickness. It can be supplied with an ASTM E-84 tested reinforced foil, white metalised foil, white emboseed vinyl or black non-woven glass tissue.

Key Benefits

  • Lifelong energy savings
  • Excellent thermal and acoustic insulation properties
  • Maintenance free
  • Long product life – will not readily age
  • Significantly reduces heat loss/gain
  • Made to size to reduce wastage

Advantages

  • Odourless, inert and fully compatible with all standard building materials and components
  • Will not promote corrosion of steel, copper or aluminium
  • Will not sustain vermin
  • Will not breed orpromote fungi, mould or bacteria
  • Non-hygroscopic
  • Dust settlement will not hamper the product’s performance

Technical Properties

Performance Code Value Unit Comment
Conductivity K 0,032 W/m.K 80 kg/m³

Typical values and standard product dimensions

  • Lengths can be tailor-made in metric units to the nearest 100 mm
  • Maximum recommended lengths: 25 mm Board – 2.8 m, 40 & 50 mm Board – 3.2 m

Variants Details

Default

SKU Thickness Width Length Thermal resistance NRC Value
10716 (Foil) 25 1200 2400 0,78 0,65
10717 (Foil) 40 1200 2400 1,25 0,75
11365 (WMF) 25 1200 2400 0,78 0,65
11366 (WMF) 40 1200 2400 1,25 0,75
14690 (WMF) 50 1200 2400 1,56
14691 (Foil) 50 1200 2400 1,56

Availability

  • Standard items (3 – 7 working days)
  • Stock items (1 – 3 working days)
  • Made to order items (7 – 15 working days)

Fire Properties

Foil:

  • Class 1 fire index rating – tested to SANS 10177 Part 3
  • Class A1, s1, d0 according to EN 13823
  • EUROCLASS A2 – EN 13501-1
  • Tested to ASTM E-84
    • Flame Spread Index: 10
    • Smoke Development Index: 0

WMF:

  • Tested to ASTM E-84
  • Flame Spread Index: 20
  • Smoke Development Index: 15

Applications

  • Multi-purpose wall cladding:
    • Use 80 kg/m3 density
    • Recommended to be installed in a grid system
  • Over purlin roof insulation for new buildings or in a supporting grid system for existing buildings
    • Use 80 kg/m3 density in horizontal applications
  • Should not be installed in applications where the facing material is exposed to direct or indirect ultraviolet radiation