Material Recommendations for Solid Surface

Corian®, Hi-Macs®, Staron®, Montelli®, Avonite Surfaces®, Getacore® and more…

This chapter offers free of charge Material Recommendations for variety of materials and fixing optimisation. Given values refer to AVG-Average Values or LEV-Lower Expected Values. AVG – Average Value is a sum of all test results divided by number of tests. LEV – Lower Expected Value  is a minimal breaking force for 95% of test results given by confidence level of 75% (based on ETAG 034). Newest test results and optimisations you can see on Blick’s Vimeo Material Recommendations album and Blick’s YouTube Playlist: Material Recommendation. Note: Blick offers Project Recommendation and structural calculations, in which proper values are calculated and are proven by approved structural designer adequate for particular project. Presented results are for presentation purposes only. Please contact Blick in case of use. Blick does not bears any resposibility for improper use or calculations made based on below data without previous written acceptance.

National Forum of Music, Wroclaw, Poland
Corian® Nocturn panels in King-Size format were installed on Blick’s BSA-S10.08.M625 underdut anchors and bespoken system by Blick.
Total surface: about 800m².

Africarium, Wroclaw, Poland
Corian® Nocturn panels in King-Size format were installed on Blick’s BSA-S10.06.M620 underdut anchors and bespoken system by Blick.
Total surface: about 6500m².

Solid Surface: Recommendation for 12mm Corian® Nocturn

BSA-S type anchor set in a 12mm solid surface Corian® Nocturn by DuPont™. Here you can see pull out test results made in independent lab in Germany. Based on these results World Largest Facade Panels were installed in size of: -5600×3600mm -20,16m² (18,37×11,81ft -217ft²) in Wroclaw Africarium and -6300×3600mm – 22,68m² (20,67×11,81ft -244ft²) in National Forum of Music.

Average 8mm anchor pullout:

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