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ALUTRIX® self-adhesive vapour barriers are used in a wide variety of applications in the building industry. Suitable for all internal conditions, including very high humidity. Consists of a reinforced composite aluminium foil with a tenacious self-adhesive backing and removable release film. ALUTRIX® vapour barriers are quick to install and they create an airtight and vapour-tight seal.

Offers very high vapour resistance which is sufficient to accommodate extreme internal conditions such as buildings containing wet industrial processes, breweries, swimming pools, sports halls, kitchens and bathrooms etc.

Benefits:

  • Self-adhesive, cold applied.
  • Vapour proof.
  • Very high tear resistance.
  • Withstand foot trafficking on profiled metal decking, without puncturing.
  • Create an airtight seal, complying with Building Regulations (E&W) Approved Document L of the energy conservation regulations.
  • ALUTRIX® 600 achieves a Class 0 fire rating to BS 476-6.
  • Reduced fire load – ALUTRIX® FR has a calorific value of ≤ 10,500 kJ/m² and complies fully with fire protection requirements for reduced fire load vapour barriers, according to DIN 18234 and national regulations.
  • ALUTRIX® FR fully complies with FM Approval Standard Class No.4470

Substrate requirements:

  • Dry, sound and flat.
  • Free from dust, grease, frost and dew.
  • Without tension or blisters.
  • Smooth and clean.

Standard product features

Water vapour resistance BS EN ISO 12572:

4310 MNs/g.

Roll width:

1.08 m.

Tensile strength longitudinal to BS EN 29073-3/ transverse to BS EN 12311-2:

≥ 800 N / 700 N/ 5 cm.

Resistance to tearing (nail shank) longitudinal/ transverse to BS EN 12310-1

200 N.

Fire behaviour to BS EN 13501-1:

Class E.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-65-50/304 Bitumen sheets

Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

RESITRIX®

Tel:

+44 (0)1623 627285

Product reference

[ALUTRIX® 600]
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Overall thickness: 0.6 mm.
[ALUTRIX® FR]
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Overall thickness: 0.4 mm.

Manufacturer details

Lancaster House,
Concorde Way,
Millennium Business Park,
Mansfield,
Nottinghamshire, NG19 7DW
Tel +44 (0)1623 627285
Fax +44 (0)1623 652741
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