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Classic 5 LD™    Fire Retardant Thermal Coating and Insulator.

CLASSIC 5 LD™ Space Age Technology

Now the number one fire retardant maker brings in a new class of fire retardant and thermal protection to meet the latest national fire codes for fire safety demands on metal, steel beams and assemblies.

CLASSIC 5 LD™ has been manufactured and Approved by City of New York MEA 411-03-M, ANS/UL 263 and a host of assembly designs.  Test after test by Universal Protective Technologies Labs show CLASSIC 5 LD™ to be a Class A Thermal Coating meeting Class 1 and 2 ratings and the most practical solution to insulating against heat and flame. Better than fire rated gypsum board, better than most other applications.  Easier to handle, light weight and accessible where sheet rock is difficult to set. An exclusive aqueous based thermal protection product.

Developed for the building trade to assist in meeting National Fire Codes now in force.  CLASSIC 5 LD™  can help reach the 1 and 2 hour ratings required by code enforcement in most areas. Steel beams, sheet metal, purlins, decks between floors and walls. 

This unique compound of in-organic materials and fire retardant chemicals makes it the best thermal fire retardant coating and insulator ever produced. It has low odor, environmentally safe and no problems with clean-up.  Cleans up with water and soap if needed.

Excellent qualities for ceilings, walls and steel beams.  Can be applied on sheet rock, galvanized steal, iron, wood and most all dry surfaces.  An in-organic  textured application that can be left as is or painted after application.
Recommended for Commercial and Residential use. 

APPLICATIONS: COMMERCIAL, INDUSTRIAL AND RESIDENTIAL An exclusive formula flame and heat inhibiting compound. A SUPERIOR GRADE. Thermal coating rated Class "A", Class I & 2. Specifically formulated for maximum protection on ceilings and walls, steel beams and tank insulation where high fire and heat resistance is required. INTERIOR applications, meets and exceeds the surface burning characteristics for applied coatings. Can be applied to porous and non-porous surfaces. For other uses contact your distributor or corporate office. A system to achieve 1 and 2 hour ratings and more. Because it can be applied on most surfaces and hard to reach areas, CLASSIC 5 LD solves many problems that must be addressed a positive alternative to fire rated sheet rock.

This product is sold pre-mixed in bags large and small quantities. For large and small projects dry weight bags ready to mix with water and exclusive fire retardant additives, approx. 33 lb. bags.
Spread rate:  Spread rate will depend on the measure of fire protection desired.  Example, 1/8" = 30 Minutes 1/4"= 1 hour .  1/2" or more = 2 hours.  Heavier the coating higher the insulating factor.  Spread rate: 1/4" approx. 40 sq. ft. per 33lb. bag of material blend.

Applied by hopper, roter type or plaster texture pump systems, portable augers and insulation type, typical for ceiling and wall textured compound applications.  Can also be applied by hand trowel and other. As a fire stop seals cabling, plumbing and other holes.

Tested to meet:
 Structural Steel Fireproofing Systems Manufacturer products are tested to ASTM E119, UL 263, UL 1479 and 1709 for interior structural fireproofing applications designs of structural steel members, decking, tanks and vessels. Can also be used for on wood structures ASTM-E 814, UL 1479, NFPA 255, UL 723, ASTM-E 84 burning brand.
Flame Spread=10
Smoke Develop=0

Black Mold, mildew, fungi resistant. No solvents, halogens, asbestos or PBDE's

Pre-Mixed shown at upper left, typical texture of product upper right. Typical steel beams and galvanized ceiling and ducts uncoated lower left. Lower right CLASSIC 5 LD coating on structure.

Manufactured in USA
Universal Fire Shield, LLC - CLASSIC 5 LD Thermal Coating

Made in USA

Classic 5 LD Sales.

Eastern USA Division and Canada

Universal Fire Shield, LLC

1 800-608-5699

Western US Div. California plant, 1-888-290-3853 
Rev. 07/01/09