Fire Rated Access Panels

GL450F

GL450F 1 hr Fire Rated Access Panels provide fire resistant openings in both ceilings and walls to allow for maintenance and adjustment to engineering services and utility controls.

  • Description & Key Features

    Product Description

    A 450 x450mm fire rated access panel to provide fire resistant openings in both ceilings and walls to allow for maintenance and adjustment to engineering services and utility controls, fire rated to one hour as defined in British Standard BS 476-22: 1987.

    Each metal panel is finished in a white powder-coating which is easy to clean and can be over-painted to match the surrounding surface. They are fitted with a catch lock opened by a simple ‘T’ key, a lockable version of the panel (GL451F) is supplied with a more substantial key lock for extra security.

    Key Features

    • 1 hour fire integrity rating
    • Lightweight and easy fit.
    • Slim, flush-fit finish.
    • Lightly textured and easy to clean surface which can be painted.
    • Used to access; electrics, switches, valves control boxes etc.
    • Secure version available with key lock (GL451F).
  • Technical

    Fitting Requirements

    Prepare an oversized opening of 480 x 480mm in the dry lining.

    Openings for fire rated panels must be lined on all four sides with a protective layer of fire retardant board.

    Screw the frame in place using the holes provided.

    Certifications

    Warrington Fire: Test Report Number 162703

    Regulations & Standards

    Approved Document J (2010) - 1.47 Concealed Flues

    BS 476-22:1987 Fire tests on building materials and structures

  • Specifications

    Size Information

    Accessible opening size:
    428 x 428mm

    Overall picture frame size:
    498 x 498mm

    Panel depth: 33mm

    Material

    Electro-Galvanised Mild Steel finished with a polyester powder coat.

    Mineral wool insulation

    Colour

    White

    Quantity Information

    Boxed individually