Ablative Fire Batts form an air seal barrier that enhances the fire resistance of floors, walls and ceilings. They are a low-maintenance option, typically used to seal voids created for pipes and wiring. They also boast impressive thermal and acoustic insulation properties. Browse our range of ablative fire batt designs, to find the right product for your needs.
What is the purpose of ablative materials?
Ablative Fire Batts help provide thermal, acoustic and fire performance properties, with emphasis on their fire resistance capabilities. The stone wool slabs prevent fire, heat and smoke from moving through a building in the event of an unexpected fire.
When a fire occurs, the ablative coatings also release water vapour to help cool the surface and protect against the dangers of the fire.
What are the benefits of Ablative Fire Batts?
Easy to install and can be cut to the size and shape needed to fit the aperture and penetrations. A superb level of protection against fire from a single-thickness batt. Durability and reliability, meaning they can provide your building with a long-lasting insulation solution. Create an acoustic seal that will prevent the passage of smoke throughout a building. Made from renewable and naturally occurring resources, meaning they are kind to the environment. Savings can be made on fuel costs and energy use.
Which Ablative Fire Batt products are available?
The two options available to buy from Insulation Express are:
The main difference between these two available sizes of the same Rockwool product are that a single 50mm batt provides up to two hours of fire resistant insulation and integrity, whereas the 60mm version can provide up to four hours of fire resistant insulation and integrity.
How are Ablative Coated Fire Batts applied?
These Rockwool products can be installed across a variety of applications, including: