Material Name: HI-MACS Solid Surface
Description: HI-MACS® is a solid surface offering superior design possibilities and
excellent long-term performance, used both in the home and in many different commercial environments, from hotels to healthcare, retail to marine. With its balance of beauty and performance, HI-MACS® lends itself to imaginative uses, innovative designs and enduring applications. Available in over 100 colours, and four thicknesses HI-MACS® can be carved, routed or worked like wood, moulded, thermoformed or inlayed… the design options are almost limitless.
Field of use: Architecture, Interior Design, Retail Design, Industrial Design, Exhibition Design, Healthcare Design, Restaurant and Bar Interior, Spa/Health club interior , Hotel, Education, Other
Composition: Natural acrylic stone solid surface
Innovation: HI-MACS® lends itself to imaginative uses, innovative designs and enduring applications.
Flammability: Yes. Backed up with numerous certificates that attest of its fire resistance.
Impact Resistance: Strong
Surface Hardness: Hard. Stronger surface with durability similar to that of natural stone – HI-MACS® stands up to everyday scratches. Should you accidentally inflict a deeper scratch or surface impression, a trained professional can easily resurface your HI-MACS® thanks to its sealant-free consistence.
Reflectivity : Slightly reflective
Stain resistant: Yes
Water resistant: Thanks to its non-porous surface HI-MACS® is suitable for humid areas where moisture can form such as wet rooms and bathrooms.
Thermal Conductive: No
Manufacturing Process: Thermoforming. The material is heated in a progressive tempering process (Thermal Cure). which sets HI-MACS® apart from other mineral materials and produces a new and stronger compound in which any structural defects are perfectly evened out. This improved structure automatically affects the quality of the material
Material Size: Bespoke. Supplied in thicknesses of 12mm, 9mm and 6mm.
Location: Interior, Interior: Finish, Interior: Flooring, Interior: Furniture, Interior: Furniture Fittings, Interior: Partition, Interior: Wall Cladding, Interior: Ceiling, Exterior: Facade, Exterior: Finish, Exterior: Flooring, Exterior: Wall Cladding, Exterior: Landscape
Colour: 95 colours available
Custom options: Can be fabricated and thermoformed to any design.
Sustainability: Sustainably Sourced Natural Material: Flora Based, Sustainably Sourced Natural Material: Other, Toxin Free – Degree to which a substance can damage an organism, Recycled – Change of waste materials into new products to prevent waste of potentially useful materials
Load bearing: Non-Load Bearing
Manufacturer Description: James Latham is an industry leader in panel products, hardwood, hardwood flooring and joinery quality softwood and offers probably the most comprehensive and varied product range available in the UK market today. Latham’s wide-ranging portfolio includes an extensive choice of innovative surface solutions for Architects and Designers.Through 10 strategically based depots, Lathams has nationwide coverage including Scotland, and is able to offer its products for prompt collection or delivery within 24-72 hours, depending on location.