IBS High-Density Hardboard
IBS high-density hardboard is an impact and indent resistant, high-density hardboard, manufactured from FSC certified eucalyptus using wood fibres, heat, water and pressure. It is manufactured to have a Super E0 formaldehyde emission rating and has no added chemicals or resins. IBS high-density hardboard is available in four variations (standard, pegboard, tempered and flooring underlay).
3.2mm — 2400 x 1200mm
4.8mm —2400 x 1200mm
6.4mm — 2440 x 1220mm
Raw 4.8mm — 2440 x 1220mm
White 4.8mm — 2440 x 1220mm
White 4.8mm — 1200 x 1200mm
White 4.8mm — 1200 x 600mm
Underlay 5.0mm — 1220x915mm
Highly impact resistant
Smooth, grainless and without knots
Does not split, crack, or splinter
Very safe to cut and easy to install
Scope of Use
In conjunction with a substrate that complies with the NZ Building Code or for an existing building, where it is suitable for the intended building work.
For internal use in protected areas
For all uses where a high quality, paintable face finish is required
As a flooring underlay
Limitations on Use
The substrate must allow fixing in accordance with the current IBS High-Density Installation and Maintenance Guide
IBS High-Density Hardboard must not be subject to sustained wetting or high humidity conditions
IBS High-Density Hardboard must not be used as a structural element, although the product is designed to be self-supporting
For flooring use, only the flooring variation of IBS High-Density Hardboard may be used
Statement of Building Code Compliance
If designed, used, installed & maintained in accordance with the scope, this product will meet the following provisions of the NZBC.
B2 Durability: B2.3.1(c)
C3 Fire Affecting Areas Beyond the Source: C3.4 (a)
F2 Hazardous Building Materials: F2.3.1
Hazardous Building Materials
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