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BAL 29 Decking Board

BAL 29 Decking Board

IMPORTANT NOTICE: FireCrunch MgO Board FCA is a “Non-Metal Corrosive”, MgO “Sulphate” Board (MgSO4), Australian NATA Labs Certified, Click Here for Non Chloride Non Corrosive Content Certificate.

At FireCrunch, providing home protection to properties in Australia is one of our prime business motives. We offer our Australia wide clients a range of fire rated and fire resistant building boards that are second to none. With years of experience and expertise within the building and construction industry, we have become the leading provider of BAL 29 decking board for residential and commercial properties. FireCrunch has retained Australian NATA accredited authorities such as the CSIRO to ensure our BAL 29 decking board adheres to the required Australian standards and levels of public and personal safety.

FireCrunch BAL 29 decking board is the perfect solution for bushfire prone areas and it is not only technically superior to conventional plasterboard products, but it is ultra-lightweight. A very cost-effective solution in high rise residential and commercial buildings where multiple layers of plasterboard are required compared to only a required one layer of FireCrunch. Our BAL 29 decking board is strong and highly durable with impact resistance. Composed of recyclable Magnesium Oxide (MgO), we abide by an environmentally friendly manufacturing process. We care about our planet and its environment. We have successfully established a powerful and responsible image in the market for BAL 29 decking materials. Meets the bushfire AS.3959 standards CSIRO and NCC FE certification roofs walls and eaves.

We have driven the concept of partnering our product benefits with environmental responsibility and it has been made through the advancement and promotion of our of eco-friendly BAL 29 decking range. Our building boards have become the preferred in all types of building construction where fire, flooding, termites, impact and health issues are a consideration. Committed to the safety and convenience of our customers, we supply our BAL 29 decking board without interruption to your construction project.

Call us on 1300 933 102 or email sales@firecrunch.com.au for updated information and pricing checks.


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BAL 29 Decking

Quick Reference Topics

  • Fire resistant to extremely high temperatures (1200ºC).
  • Meets BAL FZ and up to FRL 90/90/90.
  • Non-combustible (AS 1530.1) and smoke release AS/3837.
  • Fire Tested (AS 1530.4/2016)
  • 30,60 90 Minute fire resistance
  • Non-asbestos, NATA Australian certification.
  • Resistant to flooding and prolonged water emersion.
  • Resistant to bacteria moisture, humidity, mould and mildew.
  • Completely resistant to termites and insects.
  • Low thermal conductivity ~0.44 (W/mk).
  • Higher R values than plasterboard.
  • Less expensive, eliminates multiple layers of plasterboard for high FRL.


Australian Standards (Certificated in Australia)

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1.5 hours 1 x 10mm sheet.

10 times stronger than plasterboard, load bearing 55kN (1.5 hrs) at 1200⁰C (see CSIRO fire test report).

Rw 62 AS/717.1 (see report certification).

Nil content test AS 4964 R and U value (see Tech info charts).

Cuts, saws, drills, routs, with timber tools, power gun screwing, massive time saving on installation

Labour cost benefits
FireCrunch Requires 1 sheet each side for FRL up to FRL 90/90/90 (p/ board needs 3 layers 13mm each side).

10 x Stronger than Plaster Board.

95% less Co2 Emission than Plaster Board

CSIRO Logo FireCrunch has been fire tested by Australia’s
highest testing authority, the CSIRO.

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