ASTM E-84 Fire Rated Panels

 

What does “ASTM E-84 Class A Fire Rated” Mean?

The ASTM E-84 test measures the surface burning characteristics of building materials, including flame spread and smoke index.  The fabric and absorptive material used in Audimute’s fire rated panels achieved a “Class A” rating in testing – the best possible rating.

Do you need Fire Rated Panels?

Fire-rated materials are mandated for use in many public spaces and commercial applications by building codes.  Refer to local building codes for more specific information on what level or type of fire-rating is required. Acoustical panels intended for use in residential applications are usually not required to have a fire-rating, but using fire rated panels is always a responsible choice for safety reasons.

Audimute’s Acoustic Panels offer more than just a fire rated panel.  You also get: