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Ceramitex

ceramitex facade by elemex and colonial windows and doors

 

Strong. Beautiful. Lasting.

Introducing Ceramitex™. A facade system that simply outperforms. Our large format sintered ceramic facades are lightweight yet durable enough to defy graffiti, scratches, weather, and the test of time. The system is fabricated to your exacting specifications on our proprietary Unity™ integrated attachment technology, giving you a complete system engineered to beautify and protect your project. Ceramitex™ is North American code compliant and is supported by the Elemex 360° Advantage.

Finish Specifications

Product Description + Basic Use

A pressure-equalized Rear Ventilated Rainscreen system for exterior or interior wall panel used in new construction or renovation, commercial and other applications. Some typical uses include; exterior wall panels, fascia panels, ceiling panels, spandrel panels, beam and column covers, wall trim, accent panels and signage. Non-load bearing use only.

Composition + Material

Ceramitex™ Sintered Ceramic panels consist of a sintered ceramic slab manufactured with fiberglass reinforced mesh backing that is adhered to our proprietary Unity™ attachment technology.

Sizing + Details

Panels are available in 5’ x 10’ (1524mm x 3048mm) and 4’ x 12’ (1219mm x 3657mm). Standard panel thickness is 1/4” (6mm). Additional thicknesses available: 1/8” (3mm) and 1/2” (12mm).

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Finish Options

2057_NEOLITH_ACANADOS_004_Satin[1]
Satin

Completely matte finish, highly resistant and ideal for commercial applications.

2057_NEOLITH_ACANADOS_003_Silk[1]
Silk

Matte finish with a thin layer of glaze that provides a subtle shine and a nice soft touch. This surface finish is easy to clean.

2057_NEOLITH_ACANADOS_002_Riverwashed[1]
Riverwashed

Finish with a rough texture that evokes sensations to the touch.

2057_NEOLITH_ACANADOS_001_Polished[1]
Polished

Bright finish with a perfectly linear reflection that confers depth and elegance. Ideal for low transit decorative spaces.

Technical Specifications

Installation
Installation guides, specifications and videos are available. Ceramitex™ must be installed by an Elemex qualified installer. Elemex can provide training and certification to local installers. For additional details on installer training contact info@elemex.com.

Building Codes
Ceramitex™ system meets or exceeds North American Building Codes.

Maintenance
Ceramitex™ Sintered Ceramic Facade panels have a surface that repels dirt, is graffiti-proof and is easily cleaned with soap and water. As the panels are UV- and impact-resistant, they maintain their appearance over time.

Warranty
10 year finish warranty.

Unity™ Attachment Technology
Unity™ Attachment Technology: a proprietary integrated attachment technology developed and perfected by Elemex to panelize, mount and seamlessly integrate a variety of surfaces such as: Sintered Ceramic, ACM, Aluminum Plate and other specialty veneers.

Product Technical Data

LEED ISO 14021:1999

ASTM C1026-10 Measuring Resistance to Freeze-Thaw Cycling

ASTM E695-2003 (R2009) Standard Test Method of Measuring Relative Resistance of Wall Construction to Impact Loading

BS EN 14019-2004 Curtain Walling—Impact resistance—Performance requirements standards specification

Fire Test Data

CAN/ULC S102.2-10 Standard Method of Test for Surface Burning Characteristics

CAN/ULC S114-05 Standard Method of Test for Determination of Non-combustibility in Building Materials

NFPA 285 Evaluation of Fire Propagation Characteristics of Exterior Non-Load Bearing Wall Assemblies

CAN/ULC S134-92 Standard Method of Fire Test of Exterior Wall Assemblies

ASTM E84-16a Standard Test Method for Surface Burning Characteristics of Materials

System Technical Data

ASTM C794 Adhesion-in-Peel of Elastomeric Structural Silicone

AAMA 508-07 Voluntary Test Method and Specification for Pressure Equalized Rain Screen Wall Cladding Systems: Pressure Equalized Behavior and Water Penetration Resistance

ASTM E1233 Structural Performance by Cyclic Static Air Pressure Differential

ASTM E283-04(2012) (TAS 202-94) Rate of Air Leakage Under Specified Pressure Difference Across the Specimen

ASTM E331-00(2009) (TAS 202-94) Water Penetration by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference

ASTM E330/E330M-14 (TAS 202-94) Structural Performance by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference

ASTM E1886-13a (TAS 203-94) Performance by Missile(s) and Exposed to Cyclic Pressure Differentials

Florida Product Approval FL21375

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Color Options