Mechslip

Mechslip is not an extruded brick slip

This genuine brick innovation allows architects and specifiers to use real brick slips with the inspired efficiency and versatility of a mechanically fixed cladding system.

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Available in over 300 Ibstock Brick finishes, MechSlip offers more than integrity of design. Featuring tough, yet lightweight 6063T6 grade aluminium support rails, it exceeds the rigorous testing standards set by the Centre for Window and Cladding Technology (CWCT).

Whether you simply want to match an existing brick finish or push your design to a whole new level, MechSlip can help make it happen. MechSlip – real brick. Real possibilities.

 

Features

  • Mechanically secured, real brick slips.
  • Tough and lightweight 6063T6 grade aluminium rail support system.
  • Pre-spaced 10mm vertical and horizontal mortar joints.
  • Delivers the colour-fast stability and natural weathering behaviour of a traditional clay brick finish.
  • Easy to install, minimising time on site and the associated labour costs.
  • Over 50% lighter than traditional masonry, reducing structural load.

Typical Installation

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Finishes

MechSlip comes in over 300 finishes and textures to offer real possibilities:

  • 10 core colours – incl Red, Buff, Brown, Black, Blue, grey and Green.
  • 50 textures – incl Smooth, Distress Sand, Rolled, Rusticated, Drag Faced.
  • 100+ brick types – incl Handmade, Stock, Waterstruck, Wirecut, Paver.
  • 4 Sizes – 50mm, 65mm, 69mm, 73mm.

Brick Types

  • Handmade and stock – commonly has soft edges
  • Wirecut – precise edges within the manufacturing process although a softer edge can be achieved by rumbling.

Brick Finishes

Technical Data

The Ibstock Kevington Design Advisory Service provides an easily accessible resource to help create design solutions for architects, designers, specifiers and contractors designing and building with our clay cladding products.

Our network of Design Advisors are architectural professionals with experience in practice, and will be delighted to help you create effective and innovative solutions for all types of building projects.

Each design Advisor has access to advanced CAD and BIM technology enabling designs to be viewed in a range of formats, producing a range of options for the designer to consider.

Contact the design team.

Technical Support

Our network of Design Advisors are architectural professionals with experience in practice, and will be delighted to help you create effective and innovative solutions for all types of building projects.

Each Design Advisor has access to advanced CAD and BIM technology enabling designs to be viewed in a range of formats, producing a range of options for you to consider.

Contact our technical support team.

Warranty

All Ash & Lacy Façade products carry a warranty, either for the products supplied directly or from the supply chain partners.
The Ash & Lacy IntegrAL warranty gives total confidence in the materials and products supplied. All products are covered by the Warranty and the Approved Contractor Network provides surety that everything is correctly installed. All Approved Contractors undergo training by Ash & Lacy in the handling, use and installation of their products.

For further information please contact: marketing@ibstock.co.uk.

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