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Vinyl removable protective surface, specifically designed for sports use.

Features and benefits:

  • Provides immediate impact protection to users when falling, diving or sliding on the floor during sporting activities.
  • Shock absorption minimizes the impact on the body, and reduces long term injury risk.
  • Taraflex® technology ensures a long-lasting, high performance which lasts the lifetime of the floors.
  • Becomes a removable protective layer - can be unrolled in the event of a room being used for non-sporting use, then re-applied later.
  • Edge-to-edge installation.
  • Specifically designed to prevent marking by chairs, tables and heels on sports floors.
  • Easy to install - strips can be secured with single-sided adhesive tape.
  • Durable and cost-effective maintenance.
  • Manufactured from 100% post-manufacturing recycled waste.
  • CE marked, and manufactured in accordance with EN 14904.


Suitable for the following:

  • Major sporting events.
  • Sports halls (including school gyms).
  • Multipurpose halls.
  • Health and fitness centres.
  • Racket sports.
  • Disability sports.

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Standard product features


Black calendared and grained plasticized vinyl.


6801 Black.

Length (max):

30 m.


1.5 m.


1.5 mm.


2.05 kg/m².

Technical characteristics:

  • Abrasion resistance (to EN ISO 5470-1): ≤300 mg.
  • Fire rating (to EN 13501-1): Class Bfl-s1.
  • Dimensional stability (to EN ISO 23999): 1%.
  • Indentation resistance (to EN 1516): ≤0.5 mm.
  • Anti-bacterial properties (to ISO 22196): >99% (inhibits growth).

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-20-70/335 PVC sheet

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Gerflor Ltd


+44 (0)1926 622600

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Taraflex® Bateco

Manufacturer details

Wedgnock House,
Wedgnock Lane,
Warwickshire, CV34 5AP
Tel +44 (0)1926 622600
Fax +44 (0)1926 401647
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