AL13 Architectural Systems
Building Products Listing Program
- AL13 Architectural Systems
- Exterior Cladding
- Delta, British Columbia, Canada
- March 31, 2019
- March 24, 2021
CAN/ULC S134 Standard Method of Fire Test of Exterior Wall Assemblies.
CAN/ULC S102 Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials and Assemblies.
NFPA 285 Standard Fire Test Method for Evaluation for Fire Propagation Characteristics of Exterior Wall Assemblies Containing Combustible Components.
ASTM E84 Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials
AL13 Aluminum Composite Panels (ACP) of the following types:
1. FR Panels.
2. FR-1 Panels.
Each panel is marked with a permanent label containing the following information:
a) Manufacturer’s name or recognized trademark, AL13.
b) Product name.
c) Batch Number.
d) Date of Manufacture: Year/Month/Day.
e) QAI file number: B1120
f) CAN/ULC S102 / ASTM E84 Flame Spread Index and Smoke Developed Indices as noted in this listing.
g) QAI logo shown here:
AL13 EXTERIOR WALL ASSEMBLY CAN/ULC S134 QAI Design # PRODUCT Heat Flux at 3.5 m Flame Spread (meters) Maximum Thickness (mm) Conditions of Use B1120-1a FR Panel ≤ 35 kW/m2 < 5.0 4 Installation to be in accordance with QAI Design B1120-1a
AL13 ACP surface burning characteristics determined in accordance with CAN/ULC-S102:
AL13 CAN/ULC S102 Ratings Model(s) Flame Spread Index Smoke Developed Index Maximum Thickness (mm) FR ≤ 25 ≤ 50 4 FR-1 ≤ 25 ≤ 50 4
AL13 ACP used as cladding on exterior wall assemblies as described below have met the requirements of NFPA 285:
AL13 NFPA 285 Compliant Exterior Wall Assemblies QAI Design # Model(s) Maximum Thickness Conditions of Use B1120-1b FR-1 0.16’’ (4mm) Installation to be in accordance with QAI Design B1120-1b
AL13 ACP surface burning characteristics determined in accordance ASTM E84:
AL13 ASTM E84 Surface Burning Characteristic Ratings Model(s) Flame Spread Index Smoke Developed Index Maximum Thickness (mm) FR ≤ 25 ≤ 50 4 FR-1 ≤ 25 ≤ 50 4
Products must be installed with the manufacturer’s installation instructions and in accordance with the building codes recognized by the authority having jurisdiction.
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