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A through-coloured, and durable sheet material used for protecting walls, doors and other interior surfaces from impact damage.

  • Available in 2mm and 1.5mm thickness.
  • Impact and abrasion resistant.
  • In built anti-bacterial properties
  • Wide range of colour options including Faux Wood and Faux Metal finishes.
  • Suitable for thermoforming.
  • Easy to cut to design shapes.
  • Easy to maintain.

Standard product features

Features:

  • Acrovyn® Sheet is a through-colour, impact resisting product.

Typical applications:

  • Where there is a need to protect wall surfaces in public areas, including health, education and leisure centres, commercial, retail and transport areas, hotel and restaurant kitchens etc.
  • Fully custom formable, Acrovyn® Sheet can be used to provide impact protection to doors, door frames, reception desks, columns and nib walls.
  • Acrovyn® Sheet, when bonded to fire rated board, provides an exceptionally strong panel to offer a high level of impact protection to walls in heavy traffic areas.

Impact resistance:

  • Acrovyn® Sheets have been tested under ASTM D4226-95 Standard Test Methods for Impact Resistance of Rigid Polyvinyl Chloride (PVC) Building Products.

Fire performance:

  • All Acrovyn® Sheets comply with the requirements for Class 1 surface spread of flame, with a Class 0 designated surface as defined in the Building Regulations and as tested to BS 476 -7.

Chemical, fungal and bacterial resistance:

  • Acrovyn® is formulated to resist most commonly used chemical solutions, bacteria (including MRSA) and mould growth.
  • Tested in accordance with BS 2782-8: Method 830A: 1999, BS EN ISO 175: 2001 (Chemical) and BS EN ISO 846: 1997 (Bacterial and Fungal Resistance).

Thermal performance:

  • Acrovyn® will expand and contract in the order of 0.07 mm/ m for every one degree Celsius rise or fall.
  • It is important to allow for this at sheet edges, joint positions etc., when adhering the sheeting.

Site preparation and fixing:

  • The use of contact adhesive is recommended, such as Fastbond 10, Fastbond 30 (3M United Kingdom plc) or Grabfast (Gemini Adhesives Ltd).
  • Acrovyn® Sheet can be thermoformed on site.
  • Vinyl welded joints or mastic bead can be achieved for butt jointed Acrovyn® Sheet. An even gap of 2 mm must be allowed between sheets to facilitate the weld.

Options

Acrovyn® Sheet:

  • Custom sizes within given dimensions are available.

- Thickness: 1.5 mm:

  • Standard sheet size: 2440 x 1220 mm.
  • Colours: Faux Wood and Faux Metal finishes.
  • Finish/ Texture: Suede.

- Thickness: 2.0 mm:

  • Standard sheet size: 2440 x 1220 mm.
  • Finish/ Texture: Pebblette, in 30 solid colours.

Colours:

  • Solid colours: Pebblette texture available in 30 colourways.
  • Faux Wood: Available in five wood-effect finishes.
  • Faux Metal: Available in Brushed Silver.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-65-60/310 Plastic sheet wall cladding

Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

Construction Specialties (UK) Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)1296 652800

Product reference

C/S Acrovyn® Textured Sheet

Thickness

[1.5 mm]
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Suede texture Faux Metal and Faux Wood.
[2.0 mm]
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Pebblette texture, solid colour sheet.

Colour

[Faux Metal, Brushed Silver]
[Faux Wood, ___]
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Select finish from manufacturer's literature or obtain samples for accurate colour matching.
[Solid, ___]
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Select colour from manufacturer's literature or obtain samples for accurate colour matching.
[As schedule ___]

Finish

[Pebblette]
[Suede]

Manufacturer details

1010 Westcott Venture Park,
Westcott,
Aylesbury,
Buckinghamshire, HP18 0XB
Tel +44 (0)1296 652800
Fax +44 (0)1296 652888
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