TIMBER SPECIES

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JAPANESE CHARRED

Profiles

Cladding & Lining

● Cladding: T&G and End Matched
● Lining: T&G and End Matched

Description

Adelaide Timber Cladding’s charred timber cladding combines the ancient Japanese craft of fire treatment with a precision milled, architectonic cladding profile. It is a complete solution for any exterior wall ensuring a streamline execution and watertight result.

Bushfire Resistance

Durability

Durability is defined as the resistance of a timber species to decay, or to insect attack. A scale of low to high has been adapted for above ground durability.

4 = low (0-7 years)
3 = Moderate (7-15 years)
2= Reasonably High (15-40 years)
1 = high (More than 40 years)

Charred timbers have a durability level of 1

Seasoned Weight

989kg/m3

There are 6 recognized levels of ratings; from BAL (low), BAL 12.5, BAL 19, BAL 29, and Bal 40 to BAL FZ (highest). The relevant Australian standard AS3959 provides the requirements built in these varied bushfire risk areas.

Bushfire Attack Level for Japanese Charred is (BAL) 12.5, 19 & 29