Comparison of ALPOLIC®/fr and ALUBOND FR A2 Fire Resistant ACM Panels

Alubond FR A2 compared to Alpolicfr ACM Panel

Aluminum Composite Material (ACM) panels are essential in modern construction due to their adaptability and durability. This post compares two leading brands, Alubond and Alpolic, offering distinct advantages for diverse construction needs.

PropertyStandard/UnitAlubond 3mmAlubond 4mmAlubond 5mmAlubond 6mmAlpolic 3mmAlpolic 4mmAlpolic 6mm
Thickness (mm)3456346
Weight (Kg/m2)6.281011.64.545.477.32
Sound Transmission Loss (dB)ASTM E413, ASTM E902626252626
Fire PerformanceReaction to Fire/Flame SpreadClass AClass AClass AClass APassPassPass
Thermal Conductivity (W/m.k)0.14160.2199
Flexural Rigidity (kNmm2/mm)ASTM C 393110203285395
Tensile Strength (MPa or N/mm2)ASTM E856433629
0.2% Proof Stress (MPa)ASTM E847413426
Elongation (%)ASTM E84.83.83.82
Flexural Elasticity, E (GPa)ASTM C 3934538.532.530
Thermal Resistance (M2 K/W)0.0310.070
Linear Thermal Expansion (mm/m @ 100°C)EN 1999 1-1
Deflection Temperature (°C)ASTM D 648
Temperature Resistance (°C)
Reaction to FireEN 13501-1A2, S1, d0A2, S1, d0A2, S1, d0A2, S1, d0
Self Ignition Temp (°C)ASTM D 1929≥ 343≥ 343≥ 343≥ 343

Not all parameters could be directly compared with Alpolic as some specific measurements are not available in the Alpolic technical specifications document.