Kreysler & Associates
Building Products Listing Program
- Kreysler & Associates
- Fiberglass Reinforced Polymer Panels
- 501 Green Island Rd., American Canyon, CA 94503
- August 30, 2011
- August 3, 2018
ASTM E84 – “Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials”
NFPA 285 – “Standard Fire Test Method for Evalution of Fire Propogation Characteristics of Exterior Non-Load Bearing Wall Assemblies Containing Combustible Components”
NFPA 268 – “Standard Test Method for Determining Ignitability of Exterior Wall Assemblies Using a Radiant Heat Energy Source”
NFPA 259 – “Standard Test Method for Potential Heat of Building Materials”
NFPA 286 – “Standard Methods of Fire Tests for Evaluating Contribution of Wall and Ceiling Interior Finish to Room Fire Growth”
Fire resistant composite panels for interior and exterior architectural applications, constructed from fiberglass, various core types and fire retardant resin.
i) QAI logo shown here:
Products are marked in a permanent manner where it is readily visible after installation with the following:
a) Company Name
b) Product Name
c) Month and year of manufacture
d) QAI Logo with “us” identifier
e) QAI file Number: B1033-1
f) ASTM E84: Class A (Where applicable)
g) NFPA 285 (For KreyslerFire 285 product only)
h) NFPA 286 (For KreyslerFire 286 product only)
i) NFPA 268 (For KreyslerFire 285 and B13 products only)
j) QAI logo shown here:
ASTM E84-Product Designations
Product Name Flame Spread Index (FSI) Smoke Developed Index (SDI) Rating Thickness Range Kreysler Fireshield 285 <25 <450 Class A 1/8-inch to 3/8-inch Kreysler Fireshield A2 <25 <450 Class A 1/4-inch to 3/4-inch Kreysler Fireshield B1 <25 <450 Class A 1/4-inch to 3/4-inch Kreysler Fireshield B11 <25 <450 Class A 1/4-inch to 3/4-inch Kreysler Fireshield B12 <25 <450 Class A 1/4-inch to 2-inch KreyslerFire B13 <25 <450 Class A 1/8-inch to 3/8-inch KreyslerFire B14 <25 <450 Class A 1/8-inch to 2.5-inch
NFPA 285 Assembly Information – Non-load Bearing Exterior Wall Assembly, Types I-IV Construction
No. Component Description 1 Interior Wallboard Minimum 5/8-inch Type “X” gypsum wallboard complying with ASTM C1396 and listed by an approved agency. Gypsum joints to be finished with 2-in. tape and treated with joint compound compliant to ASTM C475. Wallboard is to be fastened to studs in accordance with the applicable code. 2 Studs Maximum 20-ga, 3 5/8-inch C-channel steel studs spaced at a maximum of 16” on center (OC). 3 Insulation (Optional) Any thickness mineral wool may be used in the wall cavity or unfaced fiberglass batt. 4 Fire Blocking Minimum 5-inch mineral wool shall be installed between mullion support structure gaps. 5 Cladding Support Structure Horizontal and vertical aluminum mullions shall be anchored to code complying wall structure to resist intended service loads. Aluminum mullion anchorage to be reviewed and approved by the authority having jurisdiction. 6 Exterior Sheathing (Optional) Minimum 5/8-inch Type X exterior gypsum wallboard complying with ASTM C1177 and listed by an approved agency. Sheathing is to be applied horizontally and fastened with 1 ¼-inch length #6 Type S screws spaced at 8 inches OC around the perimeter and 12 inches OC in the field. Joints of the exterior gypsum are to be staggered from the interior gypsum by minimum 1 stud cavity. 7 Exterior Cladding KreyslerFire 285 fire resistant composite panels with a nominal thickness of 0.18-inches. KreyslerFire 285 panels had 1/4-inch aluminum blades for connection to the main aluminum support structure. Cladding connection to aluminum mullions is to be designed to resist expected service loads. Cladding anchorage to be reviewed and approved by the authority having jurisdiction. 8 Window Treatment 20-ga galvanized steel flashing shall be used on the interior surface of the window opening.
NFPA 259 Product Designations
Product Name Potential Heat of Combustion (Btu/lb) KreyslerFire B13 3,357
NFPA 268 Product Designations
Product Name Compliance with NFPA 268 KreyslerFire B13 Complies KreyslerFire 285 Complies
The above KreyslerFire panels have been evaluated and found compliant with Section 1406.2.1.1 of the IBC.
NFPA 286 Product Designations
Product Name Compliance with Annex C of NFPA 286 KreyslerFire 286 Complies
The above KreyslerFire 286 panel has been evaluated and found compliant with Section 2613.3 (or Section 2612.3 on some code editions) and complies with Section 803.1.2 of the IBC.
The product was tested in the flat configuration.
Installation of this product must comply with local building codes and is subject to inspection by the authority having jurisdiction.
The ASTM E84, NFPA 285, NFPA 259, NFPA 268 and NFPA 286 standards do not address all possible end use concerns.
It is the responsibility of the end user of the product to determine the suitability of the product for the intended application.
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