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Expanded metal mesh panels available in a range of materials and patterns. Comprising a fully adjustable bracket and mullion system.

Features and benefits:

- VariAL-H:

  • Vertical positioned wall panels.
  • Secret fix system of flat panels with no visible fixings.
  • Individually demountable panels allow easy access and maintenance.
  • Geometric and 3D panel designs.
  • Choice of framed perforated metal or expanded mesh panels.
  • Suitable for projects requiring floor-to-floor spanning capability and refurbishment projects where over-cladding of an existing structure is required.

- VariAL-SF:

  • Horizontally positioned square wall cassette panels.
  • Secret fix adjustable support system with hidden mechanical fixing in the horizontal joint.
  • Flexibility in joint dimensions and panel depths.
  • Smooth, continuous joints.
  • Available in a range of materials and finishes.
  • Cost-effective solution for projects with budget restrictions.

- VariAL-CF1:

  • Horizontally positioned square wall cassette panels.
  • Concealed fix – colour-coated discrete mechanical fixing in the horizontal shadow joint.
  • Curved and radial panel designs.
  • Flexibility in joint dimensions and panel depths.
  • Available in a range of materials and finishes.
  • Cost-effective solution where secret fixed panels are not a design requirement.

- VariAL-CF2:

  • Large format wall cassette panels.
  • Concealed fix – colour-coated discrete mechanical fixing in the vertical and horizontal shadow joint.
  • Goalpost and verge details.
  • Suitable for soffit and fascia applications.
  • Cost-effective solution where secret fixed panels are not a design requirement.
  • Flexibility in joint dimensions and panel depths.
  • Available in a range of materials and finishes.

- VariAL-TF:

  • Cost-effective flat panel cladding.
  • Mechanically fixed by a colour-matched rivet through the face of the panel to avoid interference with the aesthetics.
  • Versatile panel arrangement.
  • Suitable for soffit applications.

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Size

Panel sizes vary based on product reference and material; consult manufacturer's literature for details.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
25-80-70/120 Drained and back-ventilated rainscreen cladding system

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Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

Ash & Lacy

Tel:

+44 (0)121 525 1444

Product reference

[VariAL-H]
[VariAL-SF]
[VariAL-CF1]
[VariAL-CF2]
[VariAL-TF]

Size

[ ______ ]

Material

[ACM, 4 mm]
[Bronze]
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Not VariAL-H.
[Copper]
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Not VariAL-H.
[Cor-Ten steel, 1.5 mm]
-
VariAL-H/-TF only.
[Cor-Ten steel, 2 mm]
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VariAL-H/-TF only.
[Expanded mesh]
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VariAL-H only.
[Perforated aluminium, 2 mm]
[Perforated aluminium, 3 mm]
[Solid aluminium, 2 mm]
[Solid aluminium, 3 mm]
[Stainless steel, 1.2 mm]
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Not VariAL-TF.
[ZCM/ CCM, 4 mm]
-
Not VariAL-H.
[Zinc]
-
Not VariAL-H.

Finish

[ ______ ]

Manufacturer details

Bromford Lane,
West Bromwich,
West Midlands, B70 7JJ
Tel +44 (0)121 525 1444
Fax +44 (0)121 525 3444
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