VITCAS Vermiculite Fireproof Board Refractory to 1100°C (2010°F) with very good insulation properties. For indoor or covered applications including fireplaces, stoves, heaters, range cookers, boilers, night storage heaters, vessels & tanks, wood fired ovens, kilns etc. Vermiculite is a naturally occurring non-toxic, asbestos free aluminium-magnesium silicate material. The board can be worked easily with wood working tools e.g. jigsaw, hand saw, drill etc. Vermiculite Fire Resistant Boards can be:
Vermiculite Fire Boards can be used as:
- a heat shield
- a register plate above a free-standing stove
- replacement firebricks for the inside of a stove
- behind a consumer unit (electric box)
INSTALLATION The edges of the board and the flue pipe can be sealed to the board using Vitcas Heat Resistant Silicone up to 300C. The board can be fixed to a wall by drilling and screwing with Vitcas Fireproof Insulation Fixing and previously using Vitcas Heat Resistant Board Adhesive or Vitcas HB60. For finish decoration we recommend spraying with Vitcas Heat Resistant Paint Spray or you can seal the board with VITCAS PVA Sealer Adhesive and tile with Heat Resistant Tile Adhesive.