Our CAFboard building products are laboratory tested, rated and building code approved, in use by contractors, builders, and manufacturers around the world.
CAFboard building panels are 4 feet wide, 8 feet long, up to 3.37 inches thick.
(Shorter/longer according to customer specification)
CAFboard is 10 times stronger than drywall, 2 times more impact resistant than cement sheet products, with a nail pull rating of 109 pounds (ASTM C473-00), a Rack Allowable Load of 1,103 pounds per square foot, with a safety factor of 3 (ASTM E72-98), and Shear Load Rating of 1,718 pounds.
CAFboard is densely compacted and it's natural resins help make it Fire Resistant with a low Smoke Density Index (SDI), Class 1 Fire Resistant with a Flame Spread Index (FSI) of 5, SDI of 25 (ASTM E84/UL 723: 1 and 2 Hour); UL R21521.
CAFboard has an insulation rating of R-19 (6 inches of fiberglass insulation).
CAFboard is Pest Resistant.
The naturally occurring resins in CAFboard resist and deter insect and rodent infestation.
CAFboard is 7 times more mold/mildew resistant than drywall with a score of 8, versus 3 for drywall (ASTM D3273-94).
CAFboard building products are ideal for soundproofing and work cubicles, also being well suited for hotels, condominium projects, theaters, and more, with a Sound Transmission Coefficient (STC) range from 34-75 (ASTM E90-99, E413-87, E1132-90), and Noise Reduction Coefficient (NRC) range from .65-.95 (ASTM C423-90a, E795-93).
Material & Labor Savings.
CAFboard cost a fraction of the cost of conventional building materials. Interior and exterior walls, floors, ceilings - your crews easily have the capability of installing 1,000 square feet per hour with a labor savings of 30% to 50%
Earn LEED Credits.
CAFboard is 100% natural and recyclable, emitting ZERO VOC's and ZERO CO2, earning LEED credits when used in your project.
YOU can't afford not to be using CAFboard in your construction or manufacturing projects!