AMBlue II R8 ® Antimicrobial Flexible Air Duct
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AMBlue II R8 Antimicrobial Flexible Air Duct ®
AMBlue II (25’ length) antimicrobial flexible air duct is constructed with a distinctive inner core treated with Agion® natural silver to resist microbial growth. A spring steel wire helix encapsulates the 2-ply, air- tight core. R8 fiberglass insulation encompasses the core and a unique blue reinforced vapor barrier surrounds the entire duct.
Length: 25 feet
Packaging: 1 section per carton. To meet thermal properties, packaging complies with recommended 12:1 or less compression ratio.
Vapor Barrier: 2-Ply Reinforced Blue Polyester
End Treatments: Raw Ended
Inner Core: Agion® antimicrobials applied to the air stream side of the 2-ply blue polyester core.
Thermal Value: R8 Classified by Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. and bears the ADC Thermal Certification Mark.
Maximum Positive Pressure: 6” W.G. (4”–12”) 4” W.G. (14”–20”) determined per ADC Test FD- 72R1 at 180° F temperatures in a 90° elbow.
Maximum Negative Pressure: 1” W.G. (4” -10”)
½” W.G. (12”– 20”)
Vapor Barrier: Flexible air ducts are for indoor applications and should not be exposed to direct ultraviolet light.
Maximum Velocity: 5,000 FPM
Operating Temperature: 0 - 200° F
Permeance: (Vapor – Barrier) 0.01 US Perms per ASTM E96A-94.
Features & Benefits:
Agion® natural silver antimicrobial GREENGUARD Gold certified
UL Listed & Labeled
10 Year limited warranty
Formaldehyde Free (see for more info)
ADC thermal certified R values
Code Compliance & Approvals
Listed & Labeled Underwriters Laboratories, Inc. File # MH11637 UL-181 Class 1 Air Duct, Flame Spread 25 or Less / Smoke Developed 50 or Less. Meets the requirements of NFPA 90A & 90B, UMC & IMC and most model codes.
California Insulation Manufacturer #TD-1092
How does AgION® Antimicrobial Work?*
Bacterial colonization start with formation of biofilm.
Biofilm is a community of microbes that attach to surfaces. After initial colonization, the biofilm creates a "barrier" to protect the bacteria's environment thus allowing microbes to thrive and multiply.
Various factors can increase the risk of colonization and bacterial growth: warm water, water stagnation (dead legs) and nutrients (scale, sediment).
AgION® helps prevent the formation of biofilm on spout-ends
To prevent biofilms from forming the AgION® compound with Careguard® inhibits the initial colonization with a trimodal efficacy unique to Silver:
attacks bacterial cell wall
interrupts cell metabolism
prevents bacteria reproduction
The controlled release of silver ions by the zeolite carrier has been engineered to provide continuous antimicrobial protections. Products by AgION® antimicrobial have been proven in laboratory tests to reduce bacteria growth and population on a treated product by as much as 99.999%.
Why AgION® antimicrobials? AgION's natural silver-based technology is safer, more effective, and longer lasting than any synthetic antimicrobial.
How Safe is AgION® Silver Zeolite?
AgION® natural Silver is not toxic to humans or animals. Studies have shown the AgION compound to be less toxic than table salt.
A natural silver-based compound, AgION® antimicrobial materials have NOT been linked to the adaptive resistance seen with natural materials like antibiotics.
EPA Agion®: antimicrobial is registerd for broad range of uses including food contact, water contact, HVAC, build products, appliances, textiles, cosmetic and personal products.
FDA AgION® antimicrobial is listed under the FDA Food Contact Substance Notification for use in all type of food-contact polymers under Section 21 CFR 176.170.
USDA AgION® antimicrobial is on the USDA list of non-food compounds maintained by NSF for food processing plants.
NSF Product using AgION®: antimicrobial have received certification to:
NSF Standard 51 for food processing/food service equipment
NSF Standard 42 for potable water carbon block filter systems
NSF Standard 61 for faucets, spray valves, kitchen/bar devices and spout-end devices (Careguard®).
Silver throughout the Ages
Silver has been used for centuries in medical applications and to protect drinks from spoilage.Ancient Greeks and Egyptians lined their drinking vessels with silver to prevent contamination and for long term storage of water. Hippocrates (460-377BC) the "father" of modern medicine wrote about the beneficial properties of Silver.In 14th century Europe, a time of plague, wealthy parents gave their children silver spoons to suck on, hence the expression "Born with a silver in your mouth".American pioneers placed a silver dollar into a jug of milk to keep it from spoiling.In the 1880's, doctors started to put a mild silver solution in a babies' eyes at birth to help prevent eye infections.Today, airline companies often use silver treated carbon water filters to protect their passengers and NASA uses an advanced silver-based system to purify drinking water for the space shuttle.
JP Lamborn Co. has been manufacturing flexible air duct for 50 + years, dating back to 1961. The company's success and growth has been built on reputation of providing quality, service, competitive pricing, integrity and innovation. The company presently has four manufacturing plants located in California, Colorado, Tennessee and Florida. JP Lamborn Co. proudly offers all of its insulated flex ducts & thermal sleeves with a 10-year limited warranty, UL listings and Certified R-Values.
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