Paint Finish is used as a Class 1 finish on its own, or painted over our Intumescent
Paint is available in many RAL and BS colours. We will colour our Flame Paints
free of charge, or you can buy the Flame Paint Additive to make your own paint
into a Class 1 finish.
Flame Paints and Flame Paint Additive in our Fire
most Frequent Request for 'Class 1' Wall or Ceiling Protection - over a bare plastered
Flame Paint Finish - one 2.5
litre pack will cover 8 square metres per coat .
Example - two coats of Flame
Paint finish at 8 square metres per litre per coat. The Flame Paint
finish is available in BS and RAL colours and a choice of finishes.
- Flame Paint 2.5 litres - click here to
go to the Fire Shop
Flame Paint Finish to Buy: click
USES to determine the number of coats or call
us on 01626 331351.
a colour finish: Colour
link - Click Here.
Flame Paint Finish - apply 1 to 2 coats,
according to durability and finish requirements - indoors/outdoors, high/low wear
Paint Finish Coverage:
SHOP to see the details
a colour finish: Colour
link - Click Here.
Flame Paint Finish - 8 square
metres per litre, about 20 square metres per 2.5 litre pack.
Paint Finish Prices, Discounts and Delivery:
call 01626 331351 for full details
- some prices are lower than given above when purchased in larger pack sizes,
see SHOP to see
and Trade Sales - call us for details
- Same day despatch, Next Day Service, UK Mainland - £10 plus VAT
link - Click Here.
Choose a R.A.L. or B.S. number and name from a chart.
colours: some luminous, vivid
or very bright colours (these cannot all be reproduced in water based or oil based
paints). In these cases you can request our special paint additives instead, to
mix into your own top coat paint.
Charts - what do RAL and BS mean?
1925, the private sector and the German government of that time founded the "Reichsausschuss
für Lieferbedingungen" - RAL - (Committee of the German Reich for Terms
and Conditions of Sale).
original task was to standardise precise technical terms of delivery and sale
for the purpose of rationalisation. Today, RAL is the recognised competent body
for reliable certification of products and services. They introduced Paint Colour
Charts in 1927. These now cover over 1900 colours.
Standards for British Standard, derived from our equivalent - The British Standards
Paint finish: choose from Matt, Eggshell or Gloss.
Paint Finish Suitable
Flame Painting Softwoods, Hardwoods, MDF, Chipboard, Melamine faced sheet, Bamboo,
2. Interior and
Exterior Flame Painting of: Fire Retardent products for doors, decking, bar-tops,
panelling, cladding and floors.
Flame Painting of existing Painted surfaces, Varnished, Stained and Unpainted
4. Flame Painting
over existing Clear finishes, White Finishes or Coloured Finishes.
Flame Painting Flats, Offices, Warehouses, Loft Conversions, Hotels, Industrial
Units and Mezzanine Floors.
Flame Paint finishing of Fire Doors, and fire door upgrades to modify existing
solid wood doors to 30 minutes (FD30) Standard.
Flame Paint Protection for Exhibition Stands, Shopping Centre Kiosks, Night Club
Bars, Restaurant Bars, Shop Fixtures, Shop Shelving.
to us now for free help and immediate pricing - Tel: 01626 331351
range of decorative Flame Retardant paint finishes for use over Intumescent Wall
and Ceiling Paint, Intumescent Timber Paint and Intumescent Steel Paint to protect,
decorate and complete these fire protection coatings. (You must use one of these
Flame Paints to protect your Intumescent Base coats if they are to be visible
- they will not withstand rubbing, abrasion or moisture.)
Paints assist in the control of fire hazards caused by combustible materials such
as wood and paint in buildings by releasing an inert, safe flame extinguishing
gas upon contact with a fire. Suitable for use direct on bare or sound previously
painted non-combustible substrates (e.g. plasterboard, blocks, bricks) and Fire
GAS FIRE PROTECTION
exposed to a fire Flame Paint finish gases to create a fire resilient barrier,
protecting the surfaces from the oxygen required to sustain fire.
and apply Intumescent Wall and Ceiling Paint, Intumescent Timber Paint or Intumescent
Steel Paint, and then finish with Flame Paint top coat (s) as a Flame Retardant,
according to manufacturer's instructions.
Flame Paint top coat alone is deemed to provide adequate protection Class
Apply to ceilings:
either 2 coats of Vinyl Matt, or 2 coats of Vinyl Silk.
to walls: 1 coat of Acrylic Undercoat plus 1 coat of Flame Retardant Acrylic Eggshell.
to BS476 Part 7; Class 1 Surface Spread of Flame.
Part 6; Fire propagation.
Class 0 in accordance with U.K. Building Regulations.
Manufacturer will issue a Certificate of Supply upon request for each project
for Insurance, Fire and Building Control Authority and Client Records.
FINISH AND COLOUR RANGE
Fire Paint is available in the following decorative finishes:
Eggshell, Vinyl Silk, Acrylic Eggshell - all BS and RAL Colours.
For a RAL Colour Chart Click
system - most BS4800 colours.
Finishes - steel, gunmetal, rust, silver, gold.
eggshell, acrylic eggshell, vinyl matt and silk - allow 10 to 12m sq. per litre.
finishes - allow 6 to 7m sq. per litre.
a minimum of 4 hours between Intumescent Base coats, 10 hours before applying
a Flame Paint finish coat to the last base coat, 4 hours between water based Flame
paint finish coats and 12 hours between Gloss coats of Flame Paint finish. Intumescent
paints will not withstand high humidity or rainwater - they must be protected
with a fully dried top coat before exposure to the elements.
in 2 coats by brush or roller or spray.
spray Graco 1500 or 5000 with 0.015" tip.
pot Devilbiss J.G.A 502 gun, 402-FF needle, 705 aircap, FF nozzle.
surfaces are clean, dry and sound. Minimum application temperature 6°C. Do
not apply when condensation may form. Thoroughly abrade old gloss or eggshell
Fire Paint is manufactured under the principles of BS 5750/ISO 9000
Oxide flame retardant agents. Acrylic, Alkyd and Vinyl binders.
opacity pigments (metallic finish contains inert acrylic resins and metal powders.)
HEALTH & SAFETY
and Flame Paints are made within a low odour, water-based system, thus making
them user and environmentally friendly.
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Paint' is a general term rather misleadingly used to cover both Flame Paint, used
as a top coat to protect the Intumescent Paint beneath and Intumescent Paint,
which is a relatively soft coating. Class O and Class 1 are Classifications used
regarding fire action on the surface of the paint, whereas 30 Minutes and 60 Minutes
describe the period of protection given by the underlying Intumescent layers of
Intumescent Paint or Intumescent Varnish against penetration by fire.
can provide an Intumescent Paint price based on the thickness of the wood or steel
to be protected, and a separate price for the Flame paint, a Fire Rated paint
used as a top coat, which acts as a retardent fire layer, producing an inert gas
to protect itself.
Wall and Ceiling Paint
Clear Varnishes I
Doors I Uses
Paint I Over Coating
Old Paint I Loft
Conversion I Colour
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written by: David Moore
Moore, B.A. (Hons.), C.T.I.S., C.R.D.S. Technical Author