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Steel Cladding Products

Apanel

Available in: Victoria, South Australia & Queensland
Rib Height: 12mm
APanel steel cladding
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A-Panel is a lightweight cladding that is both attractive and economical. Ideal for a range of applications such as domestic, rural and commercial uses.

The versatility enables A-Panel to be suitable also for garage doors, fascias and overall general cladding requirements.

A-Panel has a wide cover of 865mm to ensure installation is quick and easy.

The profile has been designed with a low rib height of 12mm. This makes it unsuitable for roofing but ideal as an economical alternative wall cladding.


Maximum Span Tables - (Approx Only)
BMT
 
MASS
KG/M2
COVER
(MM)
WALL
INTERNAL
WALL
END
0.42 3.8 865 1500 1200

RECOMMENDED FIXING METHOD
All fasteners complying with AS 3566 Class 3 may be used. When fastening into Steel Purlins, use 10 Gauge x 16mm Hex head Screws, approx 6 per m². For timber battens, use 12 Gauge x 25mm Hex head screws, approx 6 per m².

MATERIALS
Both ZINCALUME® and COLORBOND® has G550 base material (550Mpa minimum yield stress) with AZ150
coating, in accordance with AS1397. Please contact Apex sales staff for our extensive range of colours and
thicknesses.


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ADVERSE CONDITIONS
If material is to be used within 1km of salt marine, industrial or corrosive environments please contact our Apex sales staff.

WARRANTIES
Our products are supported by Bluescope Steel Limited and a full warranty is available.

LENGTHS / TRANSPORT
Apex Building Products can custom cut lengths to your requirements. Due to transport restrictions it is advisable to check with our office the maximum length.

HANDLING
Care should be taken at all times when handling A-Panel. Packs must be kept dry and stored above ground level, should the sheets become wet separate immediately and individually wipe and place in an area to dry.

COMPATIBILITY
ZINCALUME® steel sheeting is compatible with most roofing products. It is NOT recommended to use lead flashing /
nails, copper or copper alloy materials with or in run-off situations.

CUTTING
Apex Building Products provides this service, however sheets may be cut using a power saw with a metal cutting blade. COLORBOND® steel sheeting must be cut with the coloured surface facing the ground. Ensure that no hot particles or debris come into contact with the COLORBOND® .

CLEAN UP
To prevent premature corrosion at the completion of each day ensure the sheeting area is cleared of all debris, including nails, rivets, rags and all cutting or drilling filings.

DELIVERY
Apex Building Products delivers to site within 1 to 2 days. To prevent any damage we require suitable arrangements to be made for unloading. Unloading by crane, ensure the load is evenly spread, if crane unavailable adequate manpower is required.


CLADDING:   Apanel | Mini Corrugated | Designer Panel