Edge banded flooring panels

The following Edge Banded products are available to meet the most common PSA specifications. Other Edge Banded products to meet other PSA specifications can be made to order.

PRODUCTPANEL GRADEPOINT LOAD (Per 25mm2)SQUARE LOADING (Per 300mm2)UNIFORM DISTRIBUTED LOAD (kN2)PANEL THICKNESSPANEL WEIGHT (Per m2)
BEM600Medium3.0 kN4.5 kN8.0 kN31mm33 kg
BEM600VMedium3.0 kN4.5 kN8.0 kN31mm36 kg
BEH600Heavy4.5 kN-12.0 kN39mm43 kg
BEH600VHeavy4.5 kN-12.0 kN41mm46 kg
BEX600Extra Heavy4.5 kN11.0 kN*12.0 kN46mm55 kg
BEX600VExtra Heavy4.5 kN11.0 kN*12.0 kN48mm58 kg

* 200 x 200mm 4 point loadiing

V = vinyl surfaced

Technical

CONSTRUCTIONHigh density particleboard core. Galvanised steel encapsulation: top and bottom sheets bonded to each surface with additional vinyl surface bonded to BE products.
CERTIFICATIONAll panels tested to requirements of PSA MOB PF2 PS/SPU.
LOADING SAFETY MARGINTested to withstand excess point loading factor of 3x working load.
ACOUSTIC PERFORMANCETypical panel performance 43dB airborne sound and 68dB impact sound Performance will improve depending on surface finish applied.
ELECTRICALForms electrically continuous floor that should be earthed in accordance with IEE regulations. Earthing studs can be pre-fitted to pedestals. Conductive gaskets are fitted to pedestal head.
FIRE RESISTANCEClass ‘O’ spread of flame.
WARRANTYSingle point manufacturer warranty: 25 years.
KEY DIMENSIONALLength: ± 0.4mm; Square: 600×600 ± 0.5mm; Thickness ± 0.5mm.

Product Selector Guide

InstallationTypical SuitabilityTypical Floor Height
Light Office UseBEM600 / BEM600V70 - 300mm
General Office UseBEM600 / BEM600V70 - 300mm
Call CentresBEH600 / BEH600V150 - 600mm
Communication RoomBEH600 / BEH600V150 - 300mm
Banking and FinanceBEM600 / BEM600V150 - 300mm
Sport Halls & GymnasiumsBEH600 / BEH600V150 - 300mm
RetailBEM600 / BEM600V70 - 150mm
Light IndustrialBEH600150 - 300mm
Hotels & LeisureBEM600 / BEM600V70 - 150mm
Schools & CollegesBEM600 / BEM600V70 - 150mm

The decision on which Grade to specify on each project is the responsibility of the specifier, although some guidance is given in the PSA specification.