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External wall rail fixed insulation system incorporating mineral wool. It is a thin coat render system with high levels of flexibility, ideal where inconsistencies or irregularities in the substrate occur. This system is suitable for solid wall constructions, providing an easy to apply solution to effectively insulate the building.

Features/ Benefits:

  • Cost effective.
  • Water repellent.
  • Excellent weathering and durability.
  • Excellent for detailing.
  • Wide range of textures, colours and finishes.

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Standard product features

Fire rating:

A2-s1, d0. B-s2, d0.

Thermal conductivity:

0.040 W/mK.

Options

Sub primer:

- Sub Primer HT:

  • Material: Acrylic-resin dispersion.
  • Colour: Opaque blue (transparent when dry).
  • Density: 1.00 g/cm³.
  • Drying time: 2–4 hours.

- Sub Primer P:

  • Material: Styrene acrylate dissolved in solvent.
  • Colour: Transparent.
  • Density: 0.82 g/cm³.

Insulation adhesive:

- Armatop MP:

  • Material: Cement-based, comprising limestone sand and additives.
  • Colour: Grey.
  • Density: 1.4 g/cm³.
  • Adhesive pull strength: ≥0.08 N/mm² (on polystyrene).
  • Capillary water absorption: w = <0.2 kg/(m²h^½).
  • Diffusion-equivalent air-layer thickness: sd = <0.1 m (at 2 mm).
  • Drying time: 1–3 days (approximate).

- Thermastick FW:

  • Material: Acrylate copolymer dispersion.
  • Colour: White.
  • Density: 1.65 g/cm³.
  • Drying time: 72 hours (approximate).

Reinforcement:

- Mesh 32:

  • Material: Multi-stranded alkali-resistant glass-fibres with a polymer coating.
  • Size: 4 x 4 mm.
  • Width: 1100 mm.
  • Weight: 160 g/m².
  • Colour: White.
  • Tensile strength: Longitudinal: 2000 N/50mm; Transverse: 2000 N/50mm.

- Panzer Mesh:

  • Size: 6 x 6 mm.
  • Width: 1000 mm.
  • Weight: 330 g/m².
  • Colour: White.
  • Tensile strength: Longitudinal: 3200 N/50mm; Transverse: 3500 N/50mm.

Reinforcement adhesive:

- Armatop A:

  • Material: Portland cement with redispersible synthetic-resin powder.
  • Colour: Grey.
  • Density: 1.4 g/cm³.
  • Adhesive pull strength: ≥0.08 N/mm² (on polystyrene).

Capillary water absorption: w = <0.15 kg/(m²h^½).

  • Diffusion-equivalent air-layer thickness: sd = <0.1 m (at 4 mm).
  • Drying time: 3–5 days (approximate).

- Armatop L:

  • Material: Mineral binders to DIN 1060 and DIN 1164.
  • Colour: Off white.
  • Density: 1.0 g/cm³.
  • Adhesive pull strength: ≥0.08 N/mm² (on polystyrene).
  • Capillary water absorption: w = <0.1 kg/(m²h^½).
  • Diffusion-equivalent air-layer thickness: sd = <2.0 m (at 5 mm).
  • Drying time: 1–3 days (approximate).

- Spar Dash DLX:

  • Material: Portland cement with redispersible synthetic-resin powder.
  • Density: 1.4 g/cm³.
  • Capillary water absorption: w = <0.15 kg/(m²h^½).
  • Drying time: 2–3 days (approximate).

Finish primer:

- Top Primer SI:

  • Silicate bonded primer for silicate based render finishes
  • Colour Natural white and pigmented.
  • Drying time: 2–6 hours (approximate).

- Top Primer P:

  • Material: Synthetic-resin dispersion.
  • Colour: Natural white and pigmented.
  • Drying time: 2–6 hours (approximate).

- Top Primer SC:

  • Material: Acrylic-resin dispersion.
  • Colour: Natural white and pigmented..
  • Drying time: 2–6 hours (approximate).

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
25-80-79/110 Adhesive/ mechanically fixed external wall insulation system
25-80-79/120 Rail fixed external wall insulation system

NBS Specification

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Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

alsecco (UK) Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)1785 818998

Product reference

Alsecco Ecomin Rail

Sub primer

[Sub Primer HT]
-
Solvent-free synthetic-resin dispersion primer.
[Sub Primer P]
-
Synthetic-resin dispersion primer.

Insulation

 - Type:

Mineral Wool Boards HD-M

 
 - Thickness:
[ ______ ]
 
 - Adhesive:
[Armatop MP]
-
Bonding and reinforcing compound.
[Thermastick FW]
-
Adhesive for attaching external wall insulation boards to slab materials.
 
 - Mechanical fixings:
[Aluminium Profile H]
-
For horizontal fixing.
[Aluminium Profile V]
-
For vertical fixing.
 

Reinforcement

 - Type:
[Mesh 32]
-
System mesh.
[Universal Mesh]
-
System mesh.
 
 - Basecoat:
[Armatop A]
-
Reinforcing compound.
[Armatop L]
-
Mineral-based lightweight reinforcing mortar.
[Spar Dash DLX]
-
Reinforcing Basecoat mortar.
 

Finish

 - Primer:
[Top Primer P]
-
Pigmented synthetic-resin bonded primer.
[Top Primer SC]
-
Pigmented filled primer.
[Top Primer SI]
-
Pigmented silicate bonded primer.
 
 - Type:
[Alsilite F]
-
Silicate-based lightweight mineral plaster with a smooth finish.
[Alsilite R]
-
Silicate-based lightweight mineral plaster with a grooved finish.
[Alsilite T]
-
Silicate-based lightweight mineral plaster with a scraped finish.
[Alsitect R]
-
Decorative silicate plaster with a grooved finish.
[Alsitect T]
-
Decorative silicate plaster with a scraped finish.
[Alsitop]
-
Lightweight external wall render with a grooved finish.
[Alsitop F]
-
Lightweight external wall render with a smooth finish.
[Alsitop T]
-
Lightweight external wall render with a scraped finish.
[Brick Slip Flex]
-
Acrylic brick-slips.
[Duratop A]
-
Mineral-based plaster with a scraped finish.
[Orgatect F]
-
Decorative synthetic-resin plaster with a smooth finish.
[Orgatect R]
-
Decorative synthetic-resin plaster with a grooved finish.
[Orgatect T]
-
Decorative synthetic-resin plaster with a scraped finish.
[Miratect R]
-
Mineral-based decorative plaster with a grooved finish.
[Miratect S]
-
Mineral-based decorative plaster with a smooth finish.
[Miratect T]
-
Mineral-based decorative plaster with a scraped finish.
[Silitect R]
-
Decorative silicone-resin plaster with a grooved finish.
[Silitect T]
-
Decorative silicone-resin plaster with a scraped finish.
[Silitect T Ice]
-
Fast-setting silicone-resin decorative render with scraped finish.
[Spar Dash DLX Receiver]
-
Coloured receiving mortar for spar dash finish, insert colour requirement.
[Spar Dash Aggregate Chippings]
-
Available in a range of colours, insert colour requirement.
 
 - Colour:
[ ______ ]
 
 - Size:
[ ______ ]
 

Protective coating

 - Paint:
[Not applicable]
-
For Brick Slip Flex.
[Alsicolor Carbon]
-
Carbon-fibre reinforced silicone resin paint.
[Alsicolor Finish]
-
Acrylic-resin paint.
[Alsicolor SC]
-
Silicone-resin paint.
 
 - Colour:
[ ______ ]
 

Accessories

[None]
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[Alsecco stainless steel profiles]

Manufacturer details

Whitebridge Way,
Stone,
Staffordshire, ST15 8JS
Tel +44 (0)1785 818998
Fax +44 (0)1785 818144
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