Galcar

LOCATION

La Baña – Northwest Spain

PRODUCT

Roofing & Cladding slates

COLOR

True un-fading BLUE-BLACK

CHARACTERISTICS

Real textured appearance. Traditionaal look.

Pyrite free.

Perfect match for Seca slate.

Large sinzes avalaible regulary

FORMAT

Metrics & Imperials.

From 30cm x 20cm (12” x 08”) up to 60cm x 35cm (24” x 14”)

THICKNESS AND WEIGHT

5mm (1/5”); 33 kgs/m2; 655 Lbs/square

6-7mm (1/4”); 46 kgs/m2; 875 Lbs/square

9-10mm(3/8”); 66 kgs/m2; 1275 Lbs/square

12-13mm(1/2”); 80 kgs/m2; 1615 Lbs/square

Slate can be supplied either holed or unholed depending upon the roofing system chosen


GALCAR is produced from one source of origin and has a long history of exporting high quality slates to the most demanding markets.

GALCAR is exclusive to be natural®.

The quality control of be natural® staff in the quarry guarantees a perfect selection of your order before the collection.
We control color, thickness, size and labels.

be natural® transport your order from the quarry up to your doorstep, wherever you are in the world.


SLATE FOR DISCONTINUOUS ROOFING AND CLADDING UNE-EN 12326-1 ASTM C-406

Dimension and Dimensional Variation

Complies

Nominal Thickness and Variation

Complies

Mechanical Resistance, Characteristic MoR

Transverse: 40.9 N/mm2 / Longitudinal: 72.7 N/mm2

Mechanical Resistance, Mean Failure Load

Transverse: 49.9 N/mm2 / Longitudinal: 86.4 N/mm2

Carbonate Content

0.9 % Complies

Water Absorption

Complies with code W1 0.26%

Thermal Cycling

T1 Complies

Sulphur Dioxide Exposure

S1 Complies

Non-Carbonate Carbon Content

0.4 % Complies

Release of Dangerous Substances

None in conditions of use as roofing or external cladding

External Fire Performance

Deemed to satisfy

Reaction to Fire

Deemed to satisfy CLASS A1

  • Fireproof
  • Waterproof
  • Resistant to pollution
  • Long lasting
  • 100% Natural
  • Environmentally safe
  • Hand selected
  • Low maintenance

Find out more.
Contact us

info@benatural.es

+34 981 915 008

Galicia – Spain

GALCAR Slate is certified by the European and American laboratories.

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