Intumescent Hardware Protection

Intumescent Hardware Protection

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Access the UK's largest online selection of intumescent graphite or MAP pads for fire rated hinges, locks, latches, bolts and sheet material.

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We stock over 300 individual designs and can dispatch most products within 24 hours.

Need SPECIFICATION advice? We hold a database of over 100 fire certificates and can quickly help you find the right information for your fire door project.

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Intumescent Hinge Pads

Fire Essentials offers the widest range of graphite and MAP based intumescent hardware protection products, all at TRADE prices.

Intumescent hinge pads fit behind each leaf of the hinge and are ESSENTIAL in most fire hinge certificates.

Hinge Pads Available

Not sure which size you need? 

Hinge measurement guide: If you have the hinge, measure the long side of one leaf then measure the short side of ONE leaf (from the edge to the knuckle or joint of the hinge) and you should have two measurements ie 100mm and then 30mm.


Intumescent Lock Pads

Lock pads are designed to fit around the body and behind any strike plate or box section (to act as a barrier between the lock and the door and frame). These pads are available online in graphite 0.8mm, 1.0mm or 2.0mm options and in MAP material (please ask for a quote).

Lock pads available to suit:

Not sure which pad suits your lock?

We offer a FREE 'product match' service that gives you access to fire certificates and information to easily and safely find the correct product and material for your lock.


Intumescent Latch & Bolt Pads

Latch and flush bolt pads are designed to fit around the body of the latch and between the strike plate or bolt (to act as a barrier between the latch or bolt and the door and/or frame). These pads are available online in graphite 0.8mm, 1.0mm or 2.0mm options and in MAP material (please ask for a quote).

Latch & Bolt pads available to suit:

Not sure which pad suits your latch or bolt?

We offer a FREE 'product match' service that gives you access to fire certificates and information to easily and safely find the correct product and material for your latch or bolt.


Intumescent Sheet Material

These sheets of intumescent can be easily cut to any size or shape and are available in either graphite or MAP options.

Not sure which material you need?

We offer a FREE 'product match' service that gives you access to fire certificates and information to easily and safely find the correct product and material for your fire rated hardware or application.