UL/ULC Fire Rated Acrylic Caulk
Abesco CP310 FR Acrylic Intumescent Caulk is designed to prevent the spread of fire from one compartment to another wherever services penetrate separating walls and floors, or wherever a gap remains between elements in fire rated constructions, walls or floors.
Abesco CP310 FR Acrylic Intumescent Caulk is a single part water based acrylic mastic, which provides a firm but flexible seal to joints in a variety of fire rated structures. It will not support combustion, and when exposed to fire it forms a carbonaceous char which expands to effectively seal any gaps, preventing the spread of smoke and fire through any joints.
Why use CP310 FR Acrylic Intumescent Caulk?
- Approved worldwide and recognized by independent authorities and tested in accordance with ASTM E-814 (UL1479), BS476, AS4072, EN 1366-3.
- Fast Cure - tack free in 75 minutes
- Excellent adhesion to most building substrates
- Halogen Free
- Very easy to install and finish
- Excellent slump resistance
Where to use CP310 FR Acrylic Intumescent Caulk:
Abesco CP310 FR Acrylic Intumescent Caulk is suitable for use in most buildings which have gaps or joints in, or where services pass through, fire rated compartment walls and floors.
Typical types of building where Abesco FR Acrylic Intumescent Mastic is commonly used are:
Flats and apartment blocks, Hotels, Prisons, Office blocks, Hospitals, Airports, Retail centres, Industrial Buildings, Plant Rooms, etc.
Abesco CP310 FR Acrylic Intumescent Caulk can be used in walls or floors.
What happens in a Fire Situation?
When exposed to the heat of a fire, the intumescent material contained in the Intumescent Caulk expands to fill any small gaps, thereby maintaining the integrity of the seal and preventing the spread of fire from one compartment to another.