Kooltherm K5 External Wall Board

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Insulation for Use Behind Polymer Modified Renders

Kingspan Kooltherm K5 External Wall Board is a super high performance, fibre-free rigid thermoset phenolic insulation core, sandwiched between two layers of tissue based facing autohesively bonded to the insulation core during manufacture.

Kingspan Kooltherm K5 External Wall Board is manufactured without the use of CFCs/HCFCs and has zero Ozone Depleting Potential (ODP) and low Global Warming Potential (GWP).

  • Made in Australia
  • CodeMark-certified for BCA compliance
  • Fibre-free core
  • As/NZS 4859.1 compliant

Product Information

Product Data Table
R-values
Specification Guide
Installation Instructions
CAD Drawings
Testing and Data Table
Product Data  
Thermal Conductivity (λ-Value) 0.020 W/m·K (Insulant Thickness ≥ 45 mm)
Product Dimensions 2400 mm x 1200 mm (2.88 m2)
1200 mm x 600 mm (0.72 m2)
Please note that product dimensions have changed from previously 2270 mm x 1200 mm (2.72 m2)
Product Thickness 50, 80 mm 
Other thicknesses available upon enquiry. Minimum order quantities apply

Assumption and Key

The R-values shown are Total R-values for the building element as required by the Energy Provisions of the Building Code of Australia. Kingspan Kooltherm products are manufactured, tested and packaged in conformance with AS/NZS 4859.1.

The contribution of the product Total R-values depends on installation and environmental conditions.

Product R-values

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Concrete Wall (150mm)

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Masonry Block Wall (140mm)

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Steel Framed Wall

View System R-value

Timber Framed Wall

View System R-value

Handling & Storage

View Instructions

Installation Instructions

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CAD PDF - Concrete Wall_Kooltherm K5

CAD DWG - Concrete Wall_Kooltherm K5

CAD PDF - Masonry Block Wall_Kooltherm K5

CAD DWG - Masonry Block Wall_Kooltherm K5

CAD PDF - Timber Framed Wall_Kooltherm K5

CAD DWG - Timber Framed Wall_Kooltherm K5

Testing & Data Table

Management Standards
 

Standard Management System
ISO 9001:2015 Quality Management
ISO 14001:2015 Environmental Management
OHSAS 18001:2007 Health and Safety Management
ISO 50001:2011 Energy Management

Product Testing
 
Characteristic Standard Result
Compressive Strength BS / I.S. EN 826:1996 Typically exceeds 120 kPa at 10% compression
Water Vapour Resistance BS EN 12086:1997 / I.S. EN 12086:1998 > 300 MN·s/g

Fire Performance
 
Test Test Method Result
Ignitability
Flame Spread
Heat Release
Smoke Release
AS 1530.3  Spread of Flame
Index: 0
Smoke
Development ≤ 4
Fire Propagation
Surface Spread of  Flame
BS 476 Part 6
BS 476 Part 7
Class 0* 
(in accordance with the Building Regulations in England, Wales and Northern Ireland)
* Applies only to the Kingspan Kooltherm insulation core.

Environmental Data Table
 
Aspect Characteristic
Recyclability Non-contaminated insulation site waste is recyclable, but there are currently no facilities in  Australia to process returned material
Re-usability Re-usable if removed with care (long term of service expected)
Water Use No water used in Kingspan Insulation's manufacturing process
Blowing Agent Global Warming  Potential (GWP) Manufactured with a blowing agent that has low GWP
Blowing Agent Ozone Depletion  Potential (ODP) Manufactured with a CFC/HCFC-free blowing agent that has zero ODP
Packaging Contains 0% recycled product
Polythene wrap and EPS skids 100% recyclable

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Kingspan Insulation operates Australia wide. Contact us to find your local State Representative. For any enquiries, call 1300 247 235 or send an email to info@kingspaninsulation.com.au.

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