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Sahara Wave

Performance you can count on long term

Sahara Wave is a scraping entrance mat designed for high-traffic areas in large and mid-size buildings, such as:
• entrances
• stairwells
• pantries
• lifts
• emergency exits

Sand and dirt that would otherwise get tracked into a building stay on the Sahara Wave. Where no outside mat is available, a mat such as the Sahara Wave is strongly recommended.

This mat is good at both absorbing and releasing sand. It can be cleaned effectively with just a standard vacuum cleaner. And for optical performance, it scores 4.5 out of 5.

How? The yarn has been heatset, and has many scraping segments in a linear pattern. In our system for rating sand absorption it’s earned a 3, our highest score, which has been backed up by an independent lab.

The Sahara Wave is also highly resistant to wear and tear, even under high, intense traffic: in our use classification, it gets a rating of 33.

The Sahara Wave comes with Bfl-s1 backing, the highest standard in fire safety. Highly flame resistant, it releases little smoke, and is compliant with safety regulations. So it’s suitable for emergency exits.

It is also eco-friendly: it is made from Econyl® polyamide, which is recycled from post-consumer material.

There’s also the option of an s-FLX backing—our revolutionary, eco-friendly alternative to PVC, which:
• installs easily
• is 20% lighter than PVC
• takes 30% less energy to make than PVC
• causes 15% less in greenhouse gas emissions
• contains no plasticisers or chlorine
• won’t discolour the subfloor

 

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Rinos Sahara Wave

Where to use

Sahara Wave is a scraping entrance mat designed for high-traffic areas in large and mid-size buildings, such as entrances, stairwells, pantries, lifts and emergency exits.

Specifications

PVC

s-FLX

Pile material 100% recycled (Econyl®) Polyamide 100% recycled (Econyl®) Polyamide
Backing PVC PU
Primary backing nonwoven PET/PA nonwoven PET/PA
Yarn construction Heatset straight Heatset straight
Pattern Linear Linear
Colours 6 6
Pile weight ISO 8543 ± 1000 g/m² ± 1000 g/m²
Total weight ISO 8543 ± 3.800 g/m² ± 2.900 gram/m²
Pile height ISO 1766 ± 6,0 mm ± 6,0 mm
Total height ISO 1765 ± 8,0 mm ± 8,0 mm
Pile density ISO 8543 0,14 g/cm³ 0,14 g/cm³
Number of stitches ISO 1763 ± 90.720 /m² ± 90.720 /m²
Use classification EN 1307 33 33
Wearing class EN 1963 33 33
Comfort EN 1307 LC3 LC3
Suitabililty for stairs EN 1963 Intensive use Intensive use
Suitability for castor chairs EN 985 Intensive use Intensive use
Dimensional stability ISO 2551 <0,4% <0,4%
Light fastness ISO 105 B02 >6 >6
Water fastness ISO 105 B01 4 4
Rubbing fastness ISO 105 X12 4 4
Salt water ISO 105 E02 4 4
Shampoo BS 1006 4 4
Organic solvents ISO 105 X05 4 4
Absorption capacity TNO W6034 ± 5,3 l/m² ± 5,3 l/m²
Flammability Euroclass EN13501 Bfl/s1 Cfl-s1
Slip resistance EN13893 DS DS
Static charge ISO 6356 2,0 kV 2,0 kV
Sand absorption class* 3 3
Optical class** 4,5 4,5
Declaration of Performance Available Available
Sizes rolls 135 & 200 cm 135 & 200 cm
Roll length ± 20 m ± 20 m
Sizes mats 60/90 & 90/150 & 135/200 cm 60/90 & 90/150 & 135/200 cm
Pattern repeat ± 38 cm ± 38 cm

CEAll mentioned sizes include a 2.5 cm PVC border. The roll lengths that are given are a guideline. The actual length can turn out 15% shorter or longer.

* Sand absorption class 3: >=90%.
Sand absorption class 2: 80% =< class 2 < 90%.
Sand absorption class 1: =< 80%

**Optical class 5 is best, 1 is lowest

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