IMPORTANT NOTICE: FireCrunch MgO Board FCA is a “Non-Metal Corrosive”, MgO “Sulphate” Board (MgOS4), Australian NATA Labs Certified, Click Here for Non Chloride Non Corrosive Content Certificate.

Fire Rated External Cladding

Fire Rated External Cladding

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.

Here at FireCrunch, we provide our Australia wide customers with second to none fire rated external cladding. Durable and ultra-lightweight, FireCrunch XCLAD is an innovative fire rated external cladding used for modern construction for both residential and commercial properties. FireCrunch has quickly become the smart and dependable choice.

FireCrunch XCLAD

Uniquely designed to resist not only fire but water, sound, termites, impact and mould, FireCrunch XCLAD reinforces a high concern for safety and protection. Our products are also environmentally friendly and 100% recyclable. Our fire rated external cladding:

  • Is easy to use and install
  • Reduces labour costs up to 70%
  • Is cost-efficient
  • Has a long lifespan
  • Can be reused
  • Is completely free of harmful chemicals
  • Is manufactured from magnesium oxide composition
  • Fire resistance

    Our XCLAD fire resistant external cladding has been rigorously CSIRO tested and approved, withstanding temperatures up to 1200⁰C. Adhering to the highest Australian (BCA) standards, our fire rated external cladding is ideal for bushfire prone areas, meeting the maximum Flame Zone (FZ). With FRL 90 90 90, FireCrunch is well above the standard FRL 30 30 30. We go above and beyond the certifications to ensure the safety of our customers.

    Customer service

    Our team at FireCrunch strive for customer focused excellence prioritising your needs and requirements. As a proudly Australian owned and operated company, we understand the need for quality fire rated external cladding. Whatever your questions are, we can help you. We offer you the peace of mind you deserve.

    Get in touch with us at FireCrunch for additional information about our premium fire rated external cladding products or shop our range today! Stop compromising your budget and safety when you discover the difference of our excellent quality cladding.

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


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    Fire Rated External Cladding

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)

See certifications:

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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