Mechslip Brick Cladding

MechSlip is a cutting-edge architectural solution. This innovative lightweight brick cladding system offers architects and building specifiers a unique opportunity to combine the timeless authenticity of real bricks with the versatility of a fully mechanically fixed cladding system.

With MechSlip, professionals can create non-combustible, through-coloured brick facades that not only enhance the aesthetics of a building but also streamline the installation process, delivering unmatched efficiency and design flexibility.

Key Features

BBA Certification for quality assurance.
Featherweight brick cladding system for ease of installation.
Brick slips fully secured by mechanical means.
mechslip brick cladding framework illustration
Non-combustible components ensuring safety.
A wide range of versatile brick detailing choices.
Installation possible in all weather conditions for added convenience.

Technical Information

Colours Available

Explore a realm of creative possibilities with MechSlip, offering a diverse selection of over 300 genuine brick colours, textures, and finishes.

Rairies Montrieux products can provide any Mechslip finish required. Alongside this, their ranges below are available:

Natural Terracotta Brick Slip Selection

Natural Terracotta

Transparent Brick Slips

Transparent

coloured glazed brick slips

Coloured Glazed

Single Fired 

crystal clear glazed brick slips

Crystal Clear

metallic glazed brick slips

Metallic

Disclaimer: Other colours may be available upon request. To find out more information, please get in touch! 

Sizing Table
Measure
Stretcher brick faced dimensions215mm x 65mm
Corner brick face dimenions102 x 215 x 65mm
Brick thickness28mm
Maximum vertical support centres600mm
Maximum bracket centres600mm
Middle rail length3000mm
Top rail length3000mm
Starter rail length3000mm
Bracket adjustment range40 - 300mm
Movement jointsMaximum 6m
Building substratesMasonry, Concrete, SFS
Shapes Available
corner mechslip brick

Corner Brick

corner mechslip brick

Corner Brick

Half Stretcher Brick

Stretcher Brick

Disclaimer: Bespoke shapes are available upon request. If you want to find out more information, please get in touch! 

Manufacturer’s Information

Ibstock

Ash and Lacy

Budget Rates

All budget rates are project specific. 

Technical

System Weight: = 51.5kg/m2
Resistance To Wind Loading: 3.6kN/m2
Fireproof: A1 to EN 13501-1
Stretcher Brick Face Dimensions: 215mm x 65mm
Corner Brick Face Dimensions: 102 x 215 x 65mm
Brick Thickness: 28mm
Frost resistance: F2 “Severe exposure”

Lead Times
12 – 20 weeks for standard products. Official lead times will be quoted on a project specific basis, dependence on size, complexity and location.
Accreditations

BBA approved.  CWCT Tested.  NHBC Approved.

FAQ

What happens after I enquire about a product?
You’ll receive a call from a brick slip consultant within 72 hours to discuss your project requirements and establish the next steps to achieve your goals.
How are brick slip costs calculated?
Costs are calculated on a project specific basis. See budget rates section above for an estimate. Please enquire for pricing on any size slips, corners, pre-cast & special shapes. Delivery costs also apply.
What brick slip systems can the brick slip pair with?
Brick slips can be attached to various façade systems including; Adhesively fixed. Lightweight Board Systems. Natural X Brick Slip Cladding. Pre-Cast Concrete. Brick GRC (Glass Reinforced Concrete). For project specific information please contact us.
What adhesives and mortars can be used with these brick slips?
Please contact us for the technical requirements for the adhesives of specific manufacturers.
What fire rating do the brick slips have?
All the brick slips we supply are A1 fire rated. When used in conjunction with a system fire ratings vary. For example, when paired with a Natural X Cladding System the façade system will be A1 Fire Rated. Your system supplier will be able to confirm the fire rating.
What bespoke options are available for the bricks slips?
We regularly work with specifiers to create special sizes, shapes and colours which are project specific. If you’d like to explore an idea for your façade, please contact us to discuss the manufacturing possibilities which will guide your vision.

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Product Description

MechSlip represents a state-of-the-art architectural solution. This revolutionary lightweight brick cladding system provides architects and building specifiers with a distinctive chance to blend the enduring authenticity of genuine bricks with the adaptability of a fully mechanically fixed cladding system.

Utilizing MechSlip, experts can craft non-combustible, through-coloured brick facades that not only elevate a building’s aesthetics but also simplify the installation procedure, ensuring unparalleled efficiency and design adaptability.

Make sure to contact us at Creative Brick Solutions to learn more about this building system.