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WISA-Wire is a flooring panel coated with phenolic film imprinted with a wiremesh pattern. Panels are mainly used for construction purposes, such as scaffolding and working platforms and floors in warehouses where forklifts or pallet trucks are not used. WISA-Wire can also be used as flooring panel in the light and heavy transport industry.

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General product information

Product description

Wisa-Wire is a wood-based laminated panel, intended for use in transport industry and building applications.
Scarfjointed maxi panels available in birch base panels.

Bonding

Phenolic resin cross-bonded weather resistant glueing according to EN 314-2/class 3 (DIN 68705 Teil 3: BFU 100; BS 6566 Part 8: WBP)

Surface

Face: Phenolic resin coating with wiremesh pattern, dark brown (abt RAL 8017). Various coating weights available. Other colours available at request.

Reverse:

Phenolic moisture barrier. Available either smooth or imprinted.

Edge protection

Acrylic-based paint.

Impregnation

Birch base panel can be impregnated according to AQIS requirements for sea containers.
Spruce base panel can be impregnated against rot and fungi.

Machining

Edge and CNC machinings available on request.

Design information

Thicknesses and weights


Nom. thickn. mm
No. of plies
Min. thickn. mm
Max. thickn. mm
Weight kg/m2 abt
Scarfj. panels
Thickn. min mm
Thickn. max mm
6.5
5
6.1
6.9
5.0
5.6
6.4
9
7
8.8
9.5
6.5
8.3
9.1
12
9
11.5
12.5
8.5
11.0
12.0
15
11
14.3
15.3
11.0
13.8
14.8
18
13
17.1
18.1
13.0
16.6
17.6
21
15
20.0
21.0
15.0
19.5
20.5
24
17
22.8
23.8
17.0
22.3
23.3

Panel moisture content 8-10%

Panel sizes

The largest standard panel size 1525 x 3660 mm
The largest scarfjointed panel size 12300 x 2700 mm (birch only).

Size tolerances:

  • < 1000 mm +/- 1 mm
  • 1000-2000 mm +/- 2 mm
  • 2000-6000 mm +/- 3 mm
  • > 6000 mm +/- 5 mm

Squareness tolerance:

+/- 1 mm / 1000 mm

Properties of panel surface

Rolling test (average values for base panels SS923502/300kg):
Birch plywood 1750+/-35%

Wear resistance (Taber DIN 53799):
380, 450, 570 rev’s for coatings 145, 167, 220 g/m2.

Additional information

For further information of installation, maintenance, disposal, environmental matters etc. please contact your supplier or UPM.

Amendment of specifications

The UPM policy is one of continuous development. We reserve the right to amend specifications without notice or obligation.

Liabilities

Any defects other than caused by clearly verified production or service faults by the supplier are the responsibility of the user. Any claim for compensation is limited to the value of the defected panels.