Technical Area


TECHNICAL INFORMATION: CERAMICS

DESCRIPTION


Monocottura tiling in white paste EN 14411 ISO 13006-L (BIII-GL). The Collection includes 2 hexagonal tiles, Frozen Crystal and Frozen Flower, available in two different colours: Black and White. The tiles are also available in the Frozen Garden version, supplied in 9-piece cartons: 7 Frozen Crystal + 2 Frozen Flower.


APPLICATIONS


INTERIOR WALLS

Residential and public areas.


WEIGHTS & MEASUREMENTS


FROZEN CRYSTAL

  • Size: 29.8×25.8 cm
  • Thickness: 9 mm
  • Pieces per carton: 12
  • Quantity per carton: 0.70 m2
  • Weight: ~12.4 kg/m2
  • Weight per carton: ~8.7 kg
  • Cartons per pallet: 60
  • Quantity per pallet: 42 m2
  • Pallet dimensions: cm 80x120x90h
  • Weight/pallet: ~522 kg

FROZEN FLOWER

  • Size: 29.8×25.8 cm
  • Thickness: 9-20 mm
  • Pieces per carton: 6
  • Quantity per carton: 0.35 m2
  • Weight: ~15.4 kg/m2
  • Weight per carton: ~5.4 kg
  • Cartons per pallet: 60
  • Quantity per pallet: 21 m2
  • Pallet dimensions: cm 80x120x90h
  • Weight/pallet: ~324 kg

FROZEN GARDEN

  • Size:
  • Thickness:
  • Pieces per carton: 7+2*
  • Quantity per carton: 0.525 m2
  • Weight: ~12.7 kg/m2
  • Weight per carton: ~6.7 kg
  • Cartons per pallet: 60
  • Quantity per pallet: 31.50 m2
  • Pallet dimensions: cm 80x120x90h
  • Weight/pallet: ~402 kg

*7 Frozen Crystal + 2 Frozen Flower


TECHNICAL CHARACTERISTICS


Water absorption

  • Test: ISO 10545-3
  • Established limits: > 10%
  • Result: 18.9%

Straightness of edges

  • Test: ISO 10545-2
  • Established limits: +/- 0.5% max, +/-1.5 mm max
  • Result: Complies with the standard

Resistance to thermal shocks

  • Test: ISO 10545-9
  • Established limits:
  • Result: Resistant

Resistance to chemical products

  • Test: ISO 10545-13
  • Established limits:
  • Result: Complies with the standard

Stain resistance

  • Test: ISO 10545-14
  • Established limits: Min. Class 1; Max. Class 5
  • Result: Class 5

Splitting resistance

  • Test: ISO 10545-11
  • Established limits:
  • Result: Compliant

STRENGTHS


  • 3D tiles
  • semi-matte enamel finish

INSTALLATION


  • The same instructions for laying and substrate preparation for any tiles also apply to hexagonal tiles
  • The Ad Hoc adhesive is suitable for laying Frozen Garden tiles; double spreading is recommended
  • min. 2 mm gap: laying the tiles edge-to-edge is not recommended
  • a plastic profile the same colour as the tiles is recommended for the edges
  • if the tiles have to be cut, the tile to cut is Frozen Crystal only
  • the tiles can be cut using traditional tools that the tiler uses

Grouting

  • cement grout

MAINTENANCE


Use commercially available products for ceramic tiles for cleaning the tiles.


WARNINGS


  • If the tiles have to be cut, the tile to cut is Frozen Crystal only.
  • If used to tile shower walls, waterproof the substrate and very carefully apply the grout.
  • Owing to its nature, the back of the monocottura tile absorbs water.