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Covertek 403 Wall Underlay

Abbreviation
Appraisal number 918
Amendment
13/02/2020
Valid from
14/06/2016

Information provider
BRANZ Limited
Information type
BRANZ Appraisal
Format
PDF

Description

Covertek 403 Wall Underlay is a fire retardant flexible synthetic wall underlay for use under direct fixed and non-direct fixed wall cladding on timber and steel framed buildings. The product consists of a micro-porous water resistant film ultrasonically bonded between two layers of non-woven spun-bonded polyolefin, and is coloured white.

Scope

Flexible Wall Underlay

Covertek 403 Wall Underlay has been appraised for use as a flexible wall underlay for timber and steel framed buildings within the following scope:

  • the scope limitations of NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1, Paragraph 1.1 for timber framed buildings; or,
  • the scope limitations of NASH Building Envelope Solutions, Paragraph 1.1 for steel framed buildings; and,
  • with direct fixed absorbent and non-absorbent wall claddings; or,
  • with absorbent and non-absorbent wall claddings installed over an 18 mm minimum drained cavity; or,
  • with masonry veneer in accordance with NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1 for timber framed buildings or to NASH Building Envelope Solutions Paragraph 1.1 for steel framed buildings; and,
  • situated in NZS 3604 Wind Zones up to and including Very High.

Use over Rigid Wall Underlay

Covertek 403 Wall Underlay has been appraised for use as a flexible wall underlay over rigid wall underlays on timber and steel framed buildings within the following scope:

  • the scope limitations of NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1, Paragraph 1.1 for timber framed buildings; or,
  • the scope limitations of NASH Building Envelope Solutions for steel framed buildings; and,
  • with absorbent and non-absorbent wall claddings installed over an 18 mm minimum drained cavity; and,
  • with masonry veneer in accordance with NZBC Acceptable Solution E2/AS1 for timber framed buildings or NASH Building Envelope Solutions for steel framed buildings; and,
  • situated in NZS 3604 Wind Zones up to and including Extra High.

Specific Design

Covertek 403 Wall Underlay has also been appraised for use on buildings subject to specific weathertightness design. Building designers are responsible for the building design and for the incorporation of Covertek 403 Wall Underlay into their design in accordance with the declared properties and the instructions of Thermakraft Limited.

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This Appraisal has been amended to update the Thermakraft Logo, update the product name and update references to C/AS2.

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Description

Covertek 403 Wall Underlay is a fire retardant flexible synthetic wall underlay for use under direct fixed and non-direct fixed wall cladding on timber and steel framed buildings. The product consists of a micro-porous water resistant film ultrasonically bonded between two layers of non-woven spun-bonded polyolefin, and is coloured white.

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Covertek 403 Wall Underlay
Description

Covertek 403 Wall Underlay is a fire retardant flexible synthetic wall underlay for use under direct fixed and non-direct fixed wall cladding on timber and steel framed buildings. The product consists of a micro-porous water resistant film ultrasonically bonded between two layers of non-woven spun-bonded polyolefin, and is coloured white.

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