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Compact Laminate Products Properties of MAXX Compact Laminate
Products - Properties of MAXX Compact Laminate
TECHNICAL PROPERTIES OF MERINO STANDARD GRADE COMPACT LAMINATE AS PER ISO : 4586/BS EN :438
 
Properties Test Method as Attribute Std req. as per EN - 438-2/05 Merino Standard
  Clause no.      
Length and Width tolerance 6   ( +10 mm)
(- 0)
( +10 mm)
(- 0)
         
Thickness Tolerance 3.0 ≤ t ≤ 5.0   ± 0.30 ±.0.20
  5.0 ≤ t ≤ 8   ± 0.40 ±.0.30
  8.0 ≤ t ≤ 12   ± 0.50 ±.0.40
  12 ≤ t ≤ 16.0   ± 0.60 ±.0.45
  16.0 ≤ 20   ± 0.70 ±.0.50
Resistance to surface wear (revolution min) 10   ≥ 350 >400
Resistance to immersion in boiling water t > 5 mm 12 Increase in thickness

≤ 2%
≤ 2%

<1.5%
<1.5%
Resistance to dry heat at 180° C  16 Gloss 3 3
Appearance (grade not worse than) Others   4 4
Dimensional stability at elevated temp. (max %) t > 5 mm  17 Machine direction
Cross direction
0.3%
0.6%
< 0.2%
< 0 45%
Resistance to impact by large diameter ball t ≥ 6 mm 21 Drop height (mm min) 1800 > 2000
Resistance to scratching, Force N (min) 25 Smooth finish
Textured finish
≥ 2
≥3
> 2
>3
Resistance to staining (grade not worse than) 26 Group 1 & 2
Group 3 & 4
5
4

5
4

Resistance to cigaratte burns 30 Appearance (grade not worse than) 3 3
Resistance to water vapour 14 Appearance (grade not worse than) ----Gloss
Appearance (grade not worse than)--------Others
4
4
Better than 4
Better than 4
Resistance to crazing 24 Appearance (grade not worse than)     4
4
Better than 4
4
Flexural Modulus
EN ISO 178 :2003  
  Mpa (min) 9000 >10000
Flexural strength
EN ISO 178 : 2003  
  Mpa (min) 80 >100
Tensil strength
EN ISO 527-2:1995
  Mpa (min) 60 >70
Density
EN ISO 1183-1:2004
EN ISO 1183 g / cm3 (min) 1.35 ≥ 1.40
Light Fastness (Xenon are) 27 Contrast  (Grey Scale)  4 to 5 ≥ 5
Spread of flame (Std Grade) BS 476, Part-7 Fire Test Class 2 Better than Class 2
Spread of flame (FR Grade) BS 476, Part-7 Fire Test Class 1 Class1