FIBRE CEMENT APPLICATIONS
Worldwide Timber Traders can supply you with quality fibre cement for your cladding and lining projects. Fibre Reinforced Cement (FRC) or simply fibre cement, is an asbestos-free, cement-based building material made from cellulose fibre, water, cement, sand and small amounts of other chemical additives to make a sheet or plank that can be used on both timber and steel framed buildings.
Choose from BGC Durasheet™ for roof and wall lining and cladding or the BGC Duraplank™ or BGC Nuline™ Plus cladding planks, for that weatherboard look!
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Cellulose Fibre Reinforced Cement (FRC), or simply fibre cement is an asbestos-free, cement-based building material that can be used on both timber and steel framed buildings. The BGC Durasheet™ product we stock is made from Radiata Pine cellulose fibre, cement, water, sand and small amounts of other chemical additives to help the process, or provide products with particular characteristics.
BGC Durasheet™ is a general purpose sheet that provides quality cladding for gable ends, eaves, sofits, car ports and verandah linings.
4.5mm thickness is generally used in timber framed residential buildings for soffit / eaves linings and the cladding of features such as gable ends. 6.0mm thickness is recommended for light commercial applications, cyclonic wind zones and steel framed constructions.
Sheet Sizes (Thickness: 4.5mm)
SPECIFICATIONS 450 x 2400mm, 600 x 2400mm, 750 x 2400mm
900 x 1800mm, 900 x 2400mm 900 x 2700mm, 900 x 3000mm
Sheet Sizes (Thickness: 6mm)
SPECIFICATIONS 900 x 2400mm, 900 x 3000mm
1200 x 1800mm, 1200 x 2400mm, 1200 x 2700mm, 1200 x 3000mm
Reminiscent of traditional weatherboards in both appearance and installation methods, BGC Duraplank™ is resistant to rot, decay, white ant damage and is non combustable. The result is a safer, more durable cladding that requires minimum maintenance.
BGC Duraplank™ is available is 3 different finishes; Smooth, Woodgrain (Douglas Fir) or Rusticated for that authentic weatherboard look.
Sheet Sizes (Thickness: 7.5mm)
SPECIFICATIONS 205 x 4200mm (Rusticated), 230 x 4200mm (Smooth & Woodgrain)
300 x 4200mm (Smooth & Woodgrain)
BGC NULINE™ PLUS
BGC Nuline™ Plus planks feature perfect joins and look like real timber weatherboards. An evolution of the everpopular Nuline™ Weatherboard, the Nuline™ Plus exterior cladding system will not rot or decay and comes ready for quick installation by manual nailing, gun nailing or screw fixing. With a square or bullnose profile to choose from, the cladding system comes factory sealed and ready for painting.
SPECIFICATIONS Plank sizes: 4200 x 175mm & 4200 x 205mm Plank overlap: 30mm