Wildfire Defense Mesh 98

Made with premium stainless steel with a black powder coat finish that won't decay or corrode, easy to manipulate and cut with standard tin snips.

98% effective at stopping dangerous embers
Reduces radiant heat by ~38%
Diffuses direct flame
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Common Applications:
  • Vents & Weepholes
  • Enclosing Decks, Patios and Subfloor Spaces
  • Gutter Guard
  • Screens for Windows & Doors
  • Roofs and Birdstop
  • Eaves & Awnings
  • Perimeter Fencing
Available Sizes:
  • 7.5” x 50’
  • 24” x 50’
  • 36” x 50’
  • 49” x 50’
  • 60” x 50’
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Specifications

Aperture:
0.0657” / 1.67mm
Wire Diameter:
0.0177” / 26 SWG / 0.45 mm
Finish:
Black Powder Coat Finish
Weave Type:
Plain Weave
Approx Weight:
0.245 lbs/ft2 / 1.2kg/m2
Approx % open area:
62% (pre-black power coat finish)
Stainless Steel Grade:
304 / 316
High Tensile Woven Wire
  • Intercrossing wires will not break
  • Memory recognition allows it to stay flat

Testing Standards

California Building Code

Flame and Ember Resistant Vent

Chapter 7A, 706A2

Wildfire Defense Mesh meets the requirements of the CBC, Chapter 7A 706A.2 when tested to ASTM E2886 (Vertically Installed)

Off Ridge and Ridge Vents

Chapter 7A, 706A2.1

Wildfire Defense Mesh meets the requirements of the CBC, Chapter 7A 706A.2 – Off Ridge and Ridge Vents

U.S. Building Standards

Class A Fire Rated Building Product

Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials

UL 723 / ASTM E84
30 minute Test

Flame and Ember Resistance

Evaluating the Ability of Exterior Vents to Resist the Entry of Embers and Direct Flame Impingement (Vertical)

ASTM E2886

Flame Impingement

Fire Test on Non-Mechanical
Fire Dampers Used in Vented Construction (Vertical)

ASTM E2912-17

Material Properties

Stainless Steel Woven Mesh Standards

SS Chemical Composition
ASTM – A580

SS Woven Mesh
ASTM E2016-15

Corrosion Test

SS Corrosion Resistance
AS/NZS 2331

Bushfire Test & Standards

Aperture DimensionsAS 3959

SS Woven Mesh
ASTM E2016-15

Non Flammable Material
SD 1530.3

Collaboration

Wildfire Defense Mesh complies with the following Regulators & Fire Authorities requirements in combating the threat of wildfires.

United States

Australia

Aperture:
0.0657” / 1.67mm
Wire Diameter:
0.0177” / 26 SWG / 0.45 mm
Finish:
Black Powder Coat Finish
Weave Type:
Plain Weave
Approx Weight:
0.245 lbs/ft2 / 1.2kg/m2
Approx % open area:
62% (pre-black power coat finish)
Stainless Steel Grade:
304 / 316
High Tensile Woven Wire
  • Intercrossing wires will not break
  • Memory recognition allows it to stay flat
Product Code
Roll Length U.S / Metric
Width U.S / Metric
Approx Weight/Roll U.S / Metric
USSWOB 00657 0756 50
50′ / 15m
7.5″ / 190 mm
7.7 lbs / 3.5 Kg
USSWOB 00657 2406 50
50’ / 15m
24” / 610mm
24.2 lbs/11 kg
USSWOB 00657 3606 50
50′ / 15 m
36″ / 915 mm
37.48 lbs / 17 Kg
USSWOB 00657 4906 50
50′ / 15 m
49″ / 1245 mm
50.71 lbs / 23 Kg
USSWOB 00657 6006 50
50′ / 15 m
60″ / 1550 mm
63.93 lbs / 29 Kg

California Building Code

Flame and Ember Resistant Vent

Chapter 7A, 706A2

Wildfire Defense Mesh meets the requirements of the CBC, Chapter 7A 706A.2 when tested to ASTM E2886 (Vertically Installed)

Off Ridge and Ridge Vents

Chapter 7A, 706A2.1

Wildfire Defense Mesh meets the requirements of the CBC, Chapter 7A 706A.2 – Off Ridge and Ridge Vents

U.S. Building Standards

Class A Fire Rated Building Product

Surface Burning Characteristics of Building Materials

UL 723 / ASTM E84
30 minute Test

Flame and Ember Resistance

Evaluating the Ability of Exterior Vents to Resist the Entry of Embers and Direct Flame Impingement (Vertical)

ASTM E2886

Flame Impingement

Fire Test on Non-Mechanical
Fire Dampers Used in Vented Construction (Vertical)

ASTM E2912-17

Material Properties

Stainless Steel Woven Mesh Standards

SS Chemical Composition
ASTM – A580

SS Woven Mesh
ASTM E2016-15

Corrosion Test

SS Corrosion Resistance
AS/NZS 2331

Bushfire Test & Standards

Aperture DimensionsAS 3959

SS Woven Mesh
ASTM E2016-15

Non Flammable Material
SD 1530.3

Collaboration

Wildfire Defense Mesh complies with the following Regulators & Fire Authorities requirements in combating the threat of wildfires.

United States

Australia

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