Blue60 fire rated frame foam is for use in conjunction with intumescent packers to provide an hour fire resistance for FD60 timber doorsets. Packers are sold separately.Read more
Blue60 Fire Rated Expanding Foam: The Ultimate Solution in Fire Safety
In today's fast-paced construction and maintenance world, the importance of reliable, high-performance building materials cannot be overstated. For facility managers, passive fire installers, and construction trades, the Blue60 foam stands out as a pinnacle of innovation in fire safety.
Blue 60 fire rated expanding foam is specifically designed to offer unparalleled protection, efficiency, and dependability in various applications. It is not for linear gaps but has been tested in both timber and metal stud partitioning. It has also been tested with hardwood, softwood, and MDF frame sections, making it versatile and adaptable for any fire door.
Key Product Features
- For FD30 and FD60 fire doors
- Use with intumescent packers (1mm, 3mm, and 5mm)
- Suitable for gaps from 7mm to 30mm
- Acoustically tested to 43dB
- Tested to BS EN 1634-1 and BS 476 Part 22
- Temperature resistance: -40°-+90°C
- For use on single and double timber doorsets
- Suitable for retrofit application
- No additional sealants or mastics required
- Seals against smoke and gas
- No H-CFC’s or CFC’s
- High filling capacity and yield
- No shrinkage
- Water and mould resistant
- High acoustic and thermal insulation value
- Expanding Coverage: Excellent adhesion to most substrates (apart from PP, PE, and teflon).
- Ease of Application: Simple, quick, and efficient to apply using an applicator gun or nozzle.
- Acoustic Properties: Fire stopping and sound reduction capabilities.
- Durability: Resistant to mould and water, high and low temperatures.
- Versatility: No shrinkage. Can be trimmed, cut, or painted after it’s cured.
Superior Fire Resistance
The Blue60 fire resistant expanding foam that provides a fire resistance period of 60 minutes, making it an ideal choice for ensuring the safety and integrity of timber doorsets.
The pu foam expands and seals off gaps, preventing the spread of fire, gasses, and smoke, and thereby protecting both the building and its occupants. It should be used in conjunction with the fire rated packers to achieve the FD 60 rating.
Expansive and Adhesive
This fire rated foam is not only resistant to high temperatures but also boasts excellent adhesion and expansion properties. Blue 60 foam effectively fills and seals gaps around door frames ensuring a tight and secure fit that blocks out the damaging effects of a fire.
Designed for ease of use, the Blue 60 fire expanding foam can be applied quickly and efficiently, making it a time-saving solution for busy contractors and maintenance teams. Its fast-curing formula allows for swift task completion without compromising safety or quality.
The data sheet details the manufacturer’s installation guidelines. Once cured, the foam can be trimmed, cut, and painted. Alternatively, architraves can be fitted over the uncured polyurethane foam.
Passive Fire Safety in a Can
The Blue 60 fire foam is an exemplary product in fire safety and construction materials. Its combination of fire resistance, expansive coverage, ease of application, versatility, acoustic properties, and durability makes it an indispensable tool for facility managers, maintenance contractors, and construction professionals.
Ensure the safety, integrity, and efficiency of your projects with the Blue60 fire rated frame foam – a name synonymous with trust and reliability in fire protection. If you have any queries or need advice, contact our customer service team today.