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Metallic high pressure laminates available in many different collection and colour options.

It consists of layers of kraft paper impregnated with thermosetting resins as the base, and an outer layer of decorative paper impregnated with aminoplastic resins.

Standard product features

Technical properties:

  • Flatness (to BS EN 438-2): ≤60 mm/m.
  • Resistance to surface wear (to BS EN 438-2): IP: ≥150, A: ≥350.
  • Resistance to immersion in boiling water (to BS EN 438-2): ≥3 rating (0.9 and 1.0 mm), ≥4 rating (1.2 mm).
  • Resistance to dry heat (to BS EN 438-2): ≥3 rating (0.9 and 1.0 mm), ≥4 rating (1.2 mm).
  • Resistance to wet heat (to BS EN 12721) ≥3 rating (0.9 and 1.0 mm), ≥4 rating (1.2 mm).
  • Stability at elevated temperature (to BS EN 438-2): ≤0.55% (longitudinal), ≤1.05% (transverse).
  • Resistance to impact by small diameter ball (to BS EN 438-2): ≥20 N.
  • Resistance to cracking (to BS EN 438-2, thin laminates): ≥4 rating.
  • Resistance to scratching (to BS EN 438-2): ≥3 rating.
  • Resistance to staining (to BS EN 438-2): 5 rating (0.9 and 1.0 mm), ≥4 rating (1.2 mm).
  • Lightfastness (to BS EN 438-2): >4 rating.
  • Resistance to cigarette burns (to BS EN 438-2): ≥3 rating.
  • Resistance to water vapour (to BS EN 438-2): ≥3 rating (0.9 and 1.0 mm), ≥4 rating (1.2 mm).
  • Volume electrical resistance (to BS EN 61340): 1x10^9 - 1x10^11 Ohm.
  • Density (to BS EN ISO 1183): ≥1.35 g/cm³.
  • Spread of flame (to BS 476-7): Class 2.

Options

Colour/ Finish:

Many colour options are available; consult manufacturer's literature for more information. Finish options are dependent on colour choice.

NBS Specification

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This product is associated with the following NBS Create clause:
45-45-65/360 Compact or solid grade laminates (HPL)

Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

Abet Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)20 7473 6910

Product reference

Metallic Laminate

Type

[Drops]
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Patterns and decorations available in warm golden hues and silver metallic finishes.
[Met Décor]
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A collection of decorative metallic finishes recommended for vertical use only.
[Metalli]
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A collection of reflecting and opalescent laminates in various textures recommended mainly for vertical use.
[Metalprint]
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A vertical, silver foil range with bubble or grille shaped cut-outs.

Thickness

[0.9 mm]
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3050 x 1300 mm, for Met Décor and Metalli only.
[1.0 mm]
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3050 x 1220 mm, for Drops and Metalli only.
[1.2 mm]
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3050 x 1220 mm, for Metalprint only.

Colour

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Finish

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Manufacturer details

70 Roding Road,
London Industrial Park,
London, E6 6LS
Tel +44 (0)20 7473 6910
Fax +44 (0)20 7476 6935
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