KS Series

KS Series Wall Panel

KS Series insulated metal wall panels provide unique aesthetics through a wide range of profiles while delivering supreme thermal performance. Adjustable module widths can integrate for distinct architectural flair. KS Series panels can be customized with trimless ends and pre-formed corners to provide a clean, finished appearance.

  • Available in horizontal and vertical application
  • Profile options include Azteco Embossed, Micro-Rib, Mini Micro-Rib, Mini-Wave and Shadowline
  • Fully engineered joint design allows for profile integration, creating a striking appearance
  • Thicknesses range from 2” – 6” to meet specified thermal performance
  • GREENGUARD Gold Certified
  • Certified material transparency and disclosure (QuadCore only)
  • Red List Free classification (QuadCore only)

Product Information

Profile Exterior: Flat, Micro-Rib, Mini Micro-Rib, Mini-Wave, Shadowline
Interior: Shadowline
Embossing Exterior:
  For flat: Azteco 
  For Micro-Rib, Mini-Wave, Shadowline: Stucco or non-embossed
  For Mini Micro-Rib: Non-embossed
Interior: Stucco or non-embossed
Gauge Exterior:
  For Shadowline: 26, 24, 22 ga
  For Azteco, Micro-Rib, Mini-Wave: 24, 22 ga
  For Mini Micro-Rib: 24 ga
Interior: 26, 24, 22 ga
Width 24”, 30”, 36”, 42”
Thickness 2”, 2.5”, 3”, 4”, 5”, 6”
Length 8’ - 53’
Reveal option Vertical: ⅛”
Horizontal: ⅛” or ⅜"
Orientation Vertical or horizontal
Post fabrication Trimless ends, folded corners available for all profiles except Mini-Wave
Insulation Core R-value
QuadCore Technology
Only available with KS Micro-Rib and KS Shadowline
≈ 8 per inch per ASTM C518 @ 75˚F
PIR ≈ 7.2 per inch per ASTM C518 @ 75˚F
≈ 8.25 per inch per ASTM C518 @ 35°F

Only applies to KS Micro-Rib and KS Shadowline

Test Procedure Results
Fire FM-4880 Passed: Class 1 Fire Rating of Insulated Wall or Wall and Roof / Ceiling Panels, Interior Finish Materials or Coatings, and Exterior Wall Systems
FM-4882 Passed: Class 1 Interior Wall and Ceiling Materials or Systems for Smoke Sensitive Occupancies
ASTM E84 Flame Spread: 25 or Less / Smoke Developed: 50 or Less
CAN/ULC-S101 Fire Endurance Tests: 10 min
CAN/ULC-S102 Flame Spread: 20, Smoke Developed: 45 for panel with facings
CAN/ULC S138 Passed: Fire growth of foamed plastic insulated building panels in a full scale room configuration
CAN/ULC-S134 Passed: Standard method of test for fire of exterior wall assemblies
NFPA 259 Tested for potential heat of building materials
NFPA 285 Passed: Standard Fire Test Method for Evaluation of Fire Propagation Characteristics of Exterior Non-Load-Bearing Wall Assemblies Containing Combustible Components
Structural FM-4881 Passed: Class +110/-154 Zone H Class +100/-140 Zone HM – LM
ASTM E72 Vacuum chamber tested. Panel load / span and deflection tables are available
Thermal Transmission ASTM C518
Thermal Performance at 75°  
Thickness K-Factor R-Value
2 0.063 16.0
2.5 0.050 20.0
3 0.042 24.0
4 0.031 32.0
5 0.025 40.0
6 0.021 48.0
Air Infiltration ASTM E283 0.003 CFM/ft2 of Panel Area at 6.24 psf
Water ASTM E331 No uncontrolled water penetration at 20 psf differential pressure
AAMA 501.1 Dynamic water pressure testing – no sign of water leakage at 15 psf
Bond Strength ASTM D1623 Panels tested for tensile bond strength of metal to foam
Sample placed in an autoclave device and pressurized to 2 PSI at 212°F for 2½ hours
Skin Delamination  
No skin delamination with direct pull off pressure up to 1188 psf
Test Procedure Results
Fire FM-4880 Passed: Class 1 Fire Rating of Insulated Wall or Wall and Roof / Ceiling Panels, Interior Finish Materials or Coatings, and Exterior Wall Systems
ASTM E84 Flame Spread: 25 or Less / Smoke Developed: 450 or Less
CAN/ULC-S101 Fire Endurance Tests: 10 min and 15 min stayed in place
CAN/ULC-S102 Flame Spread: 5 / Smoke developed: 135 for panel with facings
CAN/ULC-S127 Flame Spread: <500 for foam core
CAN/ULC S138 Passed: Fire growth of foamed plastic insulated building panels in a full scale room configuration
CAN/ULC-S134 Passed: Standard method of test for fire of exterior wall assemblies
NFPA 259 Tested for potential heat of building materials
NFPA 268 Passed: Standard test method for determining ignitability of exterior wall assemblies
using a radiant heat energy source
NFPA 285 Passed: Standard Fire Test Method for Evaluation of Fire Propagation Characteristics of Exterior Non-Load-Bearing Wall Assemblies Containing Combustible Components
Structural FM-4881 Passed: Class +110/-154 Zone H Class +100/-140 Zone HM – LM
ASTM E72 Vacuum chamber tested. Panel load / span and deflection tables are available
Thermal Transmission ASTM C518
Thermal Performance at 75°   Thermal Performance at 35°
Thickness U-Factor R-Value Thickness U-Factor R-Value
2 0.07 14.4 2 0.06 16
2.5 0.06 18.0 2.5 0.05 20
3 0.05 21.6 3 0.04 24
4 0.03 28.8 4 0.03 32
5 0.03 36.0 5 0.03 40
6 0.02 43.2 6 0.02 48
Air Infiltration ASTM E283 0.003 CFM/ft² of Panel Area at 6.24 psf
Water ASTM E331 No uncontrolled water penetration at 20 psf differential pressure
AAMA 501.1 Dynamic water pressure testing – no sign of water leakage at 15 psf
Fatigue Cyclic test to positive and negative wind loading to ± L/180 deflection The panels exceeded 2 million alternate cycles without failure or damage wind loading to ± L/180 deflection wind loading to ± L/180 deflection
Bond Strength ASTM D1623 Panels tested for tensile bond strength of metal to foam
Skin Delamination   Sample placed in an autoclave device and pressurized to 2 PSI at 212 °F for 2½ hrs
No skin delamination with direct pull off pressure up to 1188 psf

Standard Material Workmanship & Standard Finish Warranties

At Kingspan, we understand the unique challenges that design and construction professionals face every day.  To do our part in meeting these demands, Kingspan products are offered with our team’s guidance and technical expertise, followed up after construction is completed with our product warranties:
 
  • 2 year standard material workmanship warranty
  • Up to 20 years standard finish warranty
 

QuadCore 30-Year Thermal Warranty

Only available with KS Micro-Rib and KS Shadowline

​The industry’s longest thermal performance warranty. The inimitable science behind QuadCore™ Technology and comprehensive independent third-party testing has delivered the industry an unparalleled 30-year thermal performance warranty.

Contact our sales or customer service departments for information regarding our optional warranty programs.
 

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