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First Waves

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First Waves

First Waves is a low loop pile carpet tile with a variable linear pattern.  This carpet tile collection is available in 6 neutral color variations in gray, blue and beige.  First Waves offers numerous creative options, independently or in combination with the base colors from the First collection, and can be installed in various ways; random, monolithic, brick, and more.

 

Meeting the stringent requirements of today’s offices, First Waves is particularly suitable for intensive use. It’s a high-performance carpet tile suitable for work-spaces, multi-residential living spaces, educational precincts and retail environments.

 

First Waves is  GECA certified for Green Star projects.

Standard format for First Waves is 50 x 50cm.

Other tile and plank formats including 100cm x 100cm, 100cm x 50cm, and 100cm x 25cm are available with minimum order of 250sqm.

Samples are available in quarter tile format. For any special requests contact sampling@gibbongroup.com.au

Product Specifications

RangeFIRST WAVES
ConstructionTUFTED 1/10″  LOOP PILE
Pile Fibre100% PA6 SOLUTION DYED AQUALON NYLON
Standard BackingBack2Back: Modified bitumen enhanced with a thermoplastic elastomer, reinforced with a glass fibre fleece covered with 100% PES fleece.10% post-industrial recycled content included
Optional Acoustic BackingdBack: modified bitumen enhanced with a thermoplastic elastomer, covered with a sound absorbing, recycled polyester felt. Min Qty 100sqm
Total Weight4300 g/m2 with standard backing5100 g/m² with optional dback
Pile Weight540 g/m²
Pile Above Backing330 g/m²
Total Height6.4mm with standard backing9.2mm with optional dback
Pile Height2.9mm
Pile Density0,114  g/cm³
Tuft Density156.000 /m²
Standard Tile Size50cm x 50cm
Optional Tile/Plank Sizes25cm x 100cm | 50cm x 100 cm | 1m x 1m  (Min Qty 250m2)
Box Size5m²   with standard backing(4m2 for optional dback)
Pallet Size20 boxes
Number of Colours22

Performance Specifications

ClassificationEN 130733-LC1 – Commercial Heavy Duty
Castor Chair SuitabilityEN 985A : continuous use
Anti-soil Treated
Fire ResistanceISO 9329.1 with standard backingEN 13501-1 Bfl -s1 – with optional dback
Fastness to LightISO 105-B02? 7
Rubbing FastnessEN ISO 105-X12?4
Colour Fastness to WaterEN ISO 105-E01?4
Thermal ResistanceISO 8302 with standard backing0.047 m²K/WISO 8302 ? 0,17 m² K/W – with optional dback
Impact Noise RatingISO 10140 with standard backing‘L: 37 dB (1 000 Hz)ISO 10140 ?L: 43 dB (1000 Hz) – with optional dback
Sound AbsorptionISO 354 with standard backingHz 125 250 500 1000 2000 4000?s 0,01 0,04 0,07 0,19 0,29 0,34ISO 354 ?w : 0,25 with – optional dback
Permanent AntistaticISO 6356? 2 kV
Transversal ResistanceISO/DIS 10965 with standard backing? 109 OhmISO/DIS 10965 ? 1011 Ohm – with optional dback
Dimensional StabilityEN 986max. 0,2 %

Environmental Specifications

Green StarGECA 50-2011 v2 – ‘Carpets’ – Level A GBCA recognition
Recycled Content54% Overall recycled content
End of lifeRe-use: At the end of life, after cleaning, carpet tiles can be re-used in non-critical areas, to extend the product life.

Recycling: Carpet tiles can be used as raw material for the backing of new carpet tiles in our back2back program.

CARE: Partnership Modulyss®/Vanheede Environment Group in which carpet tiles are converted into secondary fuel to reduce CO2 emissions significantly. The minerals are extracted from the carpet tiles and recycled into raw material for the cement production industry, which results in 50% recycling of Modulyss® carpet tiles.

LEEDProduct contributes toward satisfying Credit 4.3 under LEED®. Products are not reviewed under LEED®, LEED® credit requirements cover the performance of materials in aggregate, not the performance of individual products of brands.

Technical Information

Warranty15 Years
Specified AdhesiveModu-tak – PS adhesive available from Gibbon Group

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