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   Emperor Series                                      

 ArchPolymerTM Product Specifications  Mar-2018



  General Description:

 Arch PolymerTM is a high density lite weight synthetic product with the same density as white pine.

 It will not split, crack or rot.  All products come primed and ready to paint or faux finish.

 It is suitable for interior and exterior applications.  It is water and insect resistant.

 There are no specified lengths as all products are made from molds.  It is necessary to use the

 approved adhesive for warranty claims.    


 Architects Specifications


 Part One - General
 A. Description - Internal and/or external architectural details and millwork shall be high-density

      polyurethane as distributed by Imperial Productions and Distribution Inc. 


 Part Two - Submittals
 A. Product Data: Submit manufacturer's descriptive literature, specifications, installation

       instructions and limited warranties.

 B. Warranty: Manufacturer's Limited One Year Warranty is to be submitted.

 C. Product Material Specifications: Obtain from the manufacturer for submission to the

      relevant building code authority.


 Part Three - Substitutions
 A. Substitutions from Imperial's specified architectural details and building components will be

      allowed only with the express written consent of the Owner or Architect.


 Part Four - Product Materials
 A. All interior and exterior polyurethane products as distributed by Imperial Productions &

      Distribution Inc. will have an integral barrier coat and a top coat primer for a double-primed finish

      which provides UV degradation resistance.

 B. Any polyurethane products as distributed by Imperial are water-resistant.

 C. Any polyurethane products as distributed by Imperial are odor-free and release no gases.

 D. Imperial distributed products are vermin resistant and resistant to mold and mildew.

 E. Imperial's distributed products provide a greater insulating value (R value) than comparable

      wood product.


 Part Five - Delivery, Storage and Installation
 A. Deliver, store and install according to instructions as provided by

      Imperial Productions & Distribution Inc.

 B. Installation instructions as provided by Imperial Productions & Distribution Inc. are to be

       followed completely. Use only recommended Adhesive available from Imperial for installation in

       addition to mechanical fasteners. click here for approved adhesive



 Material Specifications

 The manufacturer warrants the following: 


 Physical Properties
 A. Density: The manufacturer's products are made with high density polyurethane foam with an

 overall density similar to White Pine at 14 lbs per cubic foot.

 The manufacturing process provides a greater skin density than core density which increases durability.


 B. Surface Properties and Finishes:

 All products are produced incorporating a white or wood color barrier coating.

 In addition to this integral barrier coat, all products receive a primer coat with built-in UV inhibitors.

 The combination of the integral shell-like skin, the barrier coat and the primer top coat provides an

 excellent substrate for durable finishes.


 C. Compressive Strength: Falls within the 300 - 400 P.S.I. range.


 D. Tensile Strength: Falls within the 300 - 400 P.S.I. range.


 E. Flexural Strength:

 The degree of flexibility in any given polyurethane product is determined by the shape and size of its

 cross-section. Due to the inherent flex characteristics of lineal footage products, they will follow

 some curvature and uneven surfaces.


 F. Moisture Resistance:

 The polyurethane has a closed-cell structure which provides protection from most solvents and

 renders it almost completely moisture resistant.


 G. Mildew Resistance:

 All polyurethane products are mold and mildew resistant and cannot be harmed by termites or

 other insects/rodents.


 H. Flammability:

 All polyurethane products are combustible when exposed to open flame, as are all wood materials.

 The manufacturer does offer a Fire Resistant option with a flame spread index of 30 and a smoke

 index of 200 - 300.


 I. Shrinkage: All polyurethane materials will expand and contract nominally depending on

 environmental factors such as temperature and humidity. Following the manufacturer's installation

 instructions and recommended Adhesive are provided to best address shrinkage and must be used in

 order not to void warranty.


 J. Applied finishing materials by others. 

 Do not use solvent based adhesives or paints due to the chemical reaction between

 ArchPolymerTM and the solvents that will dissolve the material.


 K. Warranty: The manufacturer warrants to the original purchaser, it's rigid polyurethane

 material will be free from defects in material and workmanship for as long as the original purchaser

 resides in the home that the product was installed when the polyurethane is  installed, finish painted

 and used under recommended conditions and instructions. To the original purchaser, for a period of one

 year from the date of purchase, it's white exterior primer paint applied to the polyurethane will be free

 from blistering and pealing when used installed and finished painted under recommended conditions and

 instructions.  The original purchaser and their  installers must inspect every piece prior to installation. 

 Both parties must waive all defects which could have been discovered by reasonable inspection prior to

 installation.  Warranty will automatically be void if a non-approved adhesive or solvent based paints or

 stains are used.  Failure to follow the manufacturer's storage and handling instruction will void this limited

 warranty.  In the event that the claim is made under this warranty and conditions had been met, the

 original purchaser must notify the manufacturer within writing within 30 days of making the discovery.


 Manufacturer reserves the right to inspect the defective product on site, or request that the original

 purchase at their expense return the defective product to the manufacturer for inspection.  The

 manufacturer will determine if the product failed, and whether or not it will repair, replace, or refund

 said defective parts.  The manufacturer shall have no liability to any person, firm, or corporation

 whatsoever for incidental or consequential damage such as, but not limited to, labor, finishing, parts 

 damaged in transit, freight charges, installation, lost profits, lost sales, acts of nature, civil unrest,

 or acts of terrorism.  No purchaser may take any deduction or credit against any amount owed to the

 distributor Imperial Productions & Distribution Inc., or make any chargeback with regards to a

 warranty claim, without the expressed written consent of the distributor.

 This limited warranty is exclusive, and made in lieu of all other express warranties, whether written,

 oral, or implied (including any warranty or merchant ability or fitness of purpose), and extends only

  to the original purchaser's purchase. 


 All sales are conducted and executed in Toronto Ontario Canada. 

 Some states and provinces may not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, or the

 exclusion and limitations of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations

 or exclusions do apply to you as all sales are conducted in Toronto Canada and subject to Ontario Law.    


  Fire Resistance Option

  For class 1 compliance we offer a fire barrier fire OPTIONAL coating - check with local

  Building Codes before  proceeding. Extra charges apply.  Fire Coating Full Page


 Building Codes

 As there are numerous dominant Building Codes in existence and practice throughout North America,

 in addition to the many State-level and Provincial codes, Imperial strongly urges specifiers and users

 to refer to their local codes as to the uses of polyurethane foam millwork and building components. 

 As with any polyurethane foam product, they are not designed or sold to  provide structural support

 unless otherwise stated (balustrade systems for example). Structural support mechanisms as allowed by

  your local Building Code can be enhanced, but not replaced with polyurethane products. 

  Refer to your local building codes before buying product






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