Alucosign FR stands as the epitome of excellence in fire-retardant signage solutions. Boasting proven fire-retardant characteristics, it ensures safety without compromising on quality. Crafted from a light-weight yet rigid composite material, Alucosign FR offers unparalleled durability, making it the preferred choice for a wide range of signage and display applications. With Alucosign FR, you can trust in both its reliability and its ability to elevate your visual communication needs to new heights.

Key Benefits
  • High corrosion resistance
  • Excellent processing parameters, e.g. bending, routing and folding
  • Colour quality, trueness and colour thickness Absolutely flat surface
  • Applicable for screen printing and direct-to-substrate digital printing
  • UV protection
  • Optimized for outdoor use
  • Low thermal expansion compared to plastic materials
  • Low weight combined with high stiffness and dimensional stability
  • Cost-effective
Full Details

ALUCOSIGN® FR is revolutionary development by Alucopanel Middle East LLC as one of the First fire-safe Aluminium composite material for the display and signage markets. The panel combines two 0.30 mm aluminum surface layers with a FR mineral core. The panel has been tested, passed “Class A” & certified when tested in accordance to ASTM E84. The light-weight and rigid composite material is ideal for large signage applications, architectural signs, display and exhibition, POS / POP display, digital & screen printing, photo mounting, interior design, industry and transport.

For further information, you can access the product brochures and technical documents below.

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Applications

ALUCOSIGN® FR is suitable for a huge range of applications in a variety of industries.

  • Sign Boards
  • Kitchen Cabinets
Technical

Here are the sheets sizes and thicknesses available as standard along with the technical specification of ALUCOSIGN® FR.

TEST STANDARD TOLERANCE RESULT
4MM
Panel Thickness Screw Gauge/Vernier caliper (±) 0.2 mm 4 mm
Weight of the Panel Weighing scale ≥ 7.0 kg/m2 7.7 kg/m2
Standard Width Measuring tape (±) 2 mm 1000, 1250, 1500
Length Measuring tape (±) 2 mm up to 6000 mm
Max. 8000 mm
Skin Thickness Screw Gauge/Vernier caliper (±) 0.03 mm 0.3 mm
TEST STANDARD REQUIREMENT RESULT / CERTIFICATE REF. NO.
4MM
Reaction to Fire EN 13501-1 Class B, s1, d0
Surface Burning
Characteristics
ASTM E84-6 (FSI) 25-0
(SDI) 450-0
FSI 20, SDI 75
Class A
Product Certificate TBW 0300185.2
TEST STANDARD REQUIREMENT RESULT
4MM
Alloy / Temper ASTM B209 3105 - H16
Tensile Strength ASTM E8 172-221 N/mm2 196 N/mm2
Yield Strength ASTM E8 Min. 145 N/mm2 190 N/mm2
Elongation ASTM E8 Min. 1.0% 4.2%
TEST STANDARD REQUIREMENT RESULT
4MM
Peel off strength @ 180° ASTM D 1781 ≥ 10 kg/25mm ≥ 10 kg/25mm
Climbing Drum Peel ASTM D 1781 45.2 kg/ 25mm
Shear Strength ASTM C 273 ≥ 3.2MPa 4.0 MPa
Tensile Strength ASTM D638 ≥ 35MPa for 4mm 56.3 MPa
Elongation (%) ASTM D638 Measure Value 3.0%
Punch Shear Test ASTM D 732-99 22.37 MPa
Flexural Modulus BS EN ISO 178:2010+A1:2013 25,734 Mpa
Flexural Strength BS EN ISO 178:2010+A1:2013 120.8 Mpa
Deflection Temperature ASTM D 648 ≥ 100 ˚C 114 ˚C
Linear Thermal Expansion per 100˚C ASTM D 696 160 μm / (m. ˚C)
Thermal Conductivity ASTM C 518 Measure Value 0.31 W/ mK
Thermal Resistance Measure Value 0.014 m2 K/W
TEST STANDARD REQUIREMENT RESULT
4MM
Type / Finish PVDF / FEVE / HDPE PVDF / FEVE / HDPE
Coating Thickness ASTM D 1400 ≥ 25μm ≥ 25μm
Weathering Resistance ASTM C 481 A. Shear Strength
B. Film Adhesion
C. Impact Resistance
A. 3.75 Mpa (after exposure)
B.1. Dry Adhesion - No removal of film
B.2. Wet Adhesion - No removal of film
B.3. Boiling Water - No removal of film
C. Impact Resistance - No removal of film
Corrosion Resistance
(Humidity Resistance
& Salt Spray)
AAMA 2605
ASTM D 2247
ASTM D 714
ASTM B 117
A. Humidity Resistance
(@4000 hours exposure)
B. Salt Spray Resistance
(@4000 hours, 35˚C)
A. No formation of blisters
B.1 Scribed - rating of 9
B.2. Unscribed - rating of 10
Chemical Resistance ISO 2812 -1: 2014 A. Acid Resistance
B. Alkali Resistance
C. Oil Resistance
D. Solvent Resistance
A. NO CHANGE
B. NO CHANGE
C. NO CHANGE
D. NO CHANGE
Abrasion Resistance ASTM D 968 ≥ 50 L/mil 52.7 L/mil
Pencil Hardness ASTM D 3363 ≥ H/td> ≥ H
Film Adhesion
DRY (@27 ˚C)
WET (@38 ˚C, 24hrs)
BOILING (@100 ˚C, 20hrs)
AAMA 2605
(Clause 7.4)
No removal of film No removal of film within or outside
of the cross- hatched area;
No blistering was observed
REMARK: Coating Performance results are complying with AAMA 2605-13 Requirements
Colours

In addition to our stock range, ALUCOSIGN® FR. can also be colour matched to almost any RAL colour - allowing corporate colours to be matched with ease.

1) Above color samples displayed are for reference only, before ordering please double check the color of actual material.

2) To avoid possible reflection differences, it is imperative to install the panels in the same direction as marked on the protective film.

3) Please order the total requirements for one particular building in a single order, for metallic and solid colors, an optical change of color shade may occur due to the metallic particles of these lacquers.

4) Tolerance in color between batches: ∆E2.0 in accordance to ISO 7724-3 (EN 1396:1996)

1) Above color samples displayed are for reference only, before ordering please double check the color of actual material.

2) To avoid possible reflection differences, it is imperative to install the panels in the same direction as marked on the protective film.

3) Please order the total requirements for one particular building in a single order, for metallic and solid colors, an optical change of color shade may occur due to the metallic particles of these lacquers.

4) Tolerance in color between batches: ∆E2.0 in accordance to ISO 7724-3 (EN 1396:1996)

1) Above color samples displayed are for reference only, before ordering please double check the color of actual material.

2) To avoid possible reflection differences, it is imperative to install the panels in the same direction as marked on the protective film.

3) Please order the total requirements for one particular building in a single order, for metallic and solid colors, an optical change of color shade may occur due to the metallic particles of these lacquers.

4) Tolerance in color between batches: ∆E2.0 in accordance to ISO 7724-3 (EN 1396:1996)

1) Above color samples displayed are for reference only, before ordering please double check the color of actual material.

2) To avoid possible reflection differences, it is imperative to install the panels in the same direction as marked on the protective film.

3) Please order the total requirements for one particular building in a single order, for metallic and solid colors, an optical change of color shade may occur due to the metallic particles of these lacquers.

4) Tolerance in color between batches: ∆E2.0 in accordance to ISO 7724-3 (EN 1396:1996)

1) Above color samples displayed are for reference only, before ordering please double check the color of actual material.

2) To avoid possible reflection differences, it is imperative to install the panels in the same direction as marked on the protective film.

3) Please order the total requirements for one particular building in a single order, for metallic and solid colors, an optical change of color shade may occur due to the metallic particles of these lacquers.

4) Tolerance in color between batches: ∆E2.0 in accordance to ISO 7724-3 (EN 1396:1996)

1) Above color samples displayed are for reference only, before ordering please double check the color of actual material.

2) To avoid possible reflection differences, it is imperative to install the panels in the same direction as marked on the protective film.

3) Please order the total requirements for one particular building in a single order, for metallic and solid colors, an optical change of color shade may occur due to the metallic particles of these lacquers.

4) Tolerance in color between batches: ∆E2.0 in accordance to ISO 7724-3 (EN 1396:1996)

Bright Silver

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