RC4-N30 Non-Slip Carpet Stair Nosing

Ecoglo® brings you an industry-leading non-slip stair nosing with the RC4-N30 Non-Slip Carpet Stair Nosing. This expertly engineered product features our non-slip strip, which has been integrally bonded into the aluminum stair nosing to create an exceptionally durable product. Our aluminum stair nosing can withstand the wear and tear of thousands of people walking over it. The beautiful appearance of Ecoglo®’s stair nosing modernizes and enhances the aesthetics of your facility, without sacrificing stairway safety. Available in 3 colors, our non-slip stair nosing provides excellent step-edge visibility by providing a stark color contrast.

As this product has been designed specifically for use on carpeted stairs, it installs flush with the carpet to reduce the risk of trips and falls. For years to come, you can rely on Ecoglo®’s aluminum stair nosing to enhance the safety of your facility.

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Ecoglo RC4-N30 Slip Resistant Carpet Stair Treads
Ecoglo RC4170 Slip Resistant Carpet Stair Tread
RC4170 (Black)
Ecoglo RC4160 Slip Resistant Carpet Stair Tread
RC4160 (Grey)
Ecoglo RC4150 Slip Resistant Carpet Stair Tread
RC4150 (Yellow)

General Information

  • Install with polyurethane adhesive and mechanical fasteners, or adhesive only.
  • Supplied with pre-drilled countersunk holes. Includes stainless steel fasteners and concrete nylon anchors. Standard location is 2″ from each end and approx. 12″ apart.
  • Available in cut to length sizes. (Tolerance +or- 1/8”) Standard lengths are 8ft and 10ft.
  • Inserts are supplied unattached. Inserts are installed over the mechanical fasteners using a polyurethane adhesive (included). Inserts can be cut using a shear. Aluminum nosings are cut with a saw. Cutting inserts with saw will damage the saw blade.  Inserts are installed with a premium polyurethane adhesive.
  • Weight: 0.896 lbs/ft.


Aluminum Finish

  • Available in Clear Anodized Aluminum Finish.
  • Black, Light Bronze and Dark Bronze Anodize finishes are available at additional cost.
Ecoglo RC4-N30 Slip Resistant Carpet Stair Nosing Dimensions
Engineered for Durability
  • The hard-wearing silicon carbide non-slip material is integrally bonded to the aluminum substrate. Thousands of people can walk on it with no signs of wear and tear.
  • The thick anodized finish is aesthetically pleasing, prevents corrosion, and is extremely hard and abrasion resistant. The anodized aluminum surface is harder than pure aluminum, second only to diamonds hard crystalline structure.
Step Edge Safety
  • The color contrasting the non-slip material provides excellent step edge visibility
for Indoor and Outdoor Use
  • Tested to accelerated UV/Weathering Exposure, Salt Spray Resistance, Freeze Thaw Resistance and Washability. Ecoglo® products easily passed with excellent results.
Environmentally Friendly Non Slip carpet Stair Nosing​

Leed Data

Qualifies for LEED Points
MR Credit 2: Construction Waste Management Divert from Land Fill
  • Products are Aluminum based and 100% recyclable.

MR Credit 4: Recycled Content
  • Products are Aluminum based and approximately 20% of the aluminum content in an Ecoglo secondary billet specification is recycled scrap.

Ecoglo’s Recommended Installation Adhesive has low VOC’s and qualifies for Indoor Environmental Quality credits for low emitting materials: EQc4.1

Benefits And Technical Data

Ecoglo RC4-N30 meets or exceeds the performance criteria specified in the following tests or standards:

UV Stability

High durability indoors and outdoors.

  • ASTM G155-04 Cycle 1 2000hrs, Standard Practice for Operating Xenon Arc Light Apparatus for Exposure of Nonmetallic Materials.
  • Salt Spray Resistance: ASTM B117-97 500hrs, Standard Practice for Operating Salt Spray (Fog) Apparatus.
  • Freeze-Thaw Resistance: ASTM C1026-87(1996) Standard Test Method for Measuring the Resistance of Ceramic Tile to Freeze-Thaw Cycling
Abrasion Resistant Stair Nosing
Hard wearing.
  • ASTM D1242-95a, Standard Test Methods for Resistance of Plastic Materials to Abrasion.
  • ASTM B 244-97, Test Methods for Measurement of Anodic Coatings on Aluminum and other Nonconductive Coatings on Nonmagnetic Basis Metals with Eddy-Current Instruments.
  • ASTM B137-95(2000), Test Method for Measurement of Coating Mass per Unit Area of Anodically Coated Aluminum.
  • ASTM F510-93(2004), Standard Test Method for Resistance to Abrasion of Resilient Floor Coverings Using an Abrader with a Grit Feed Method.
  • JIS H8682-1:1999, Test methods for abrasion resistance of anodic oxide coatings on aluminum and aluminum alloys- Wheel wear test.
Washability
Easy Cleaning.
  • ASTM D4828-94(2003), Standard Test Methods for Practical Washability of Organic Coatings.
  • ASTM B136-84(1998), Standard Test Method for Measurement of Stain Resistance of Anodic Coatings on Aluminum.
Slip Resistant Aluminum Carpet Stair Nosing

Reduces Slips

  • UL410 Standard for Slip Resistance of Floor Surface Materials
  • AS/NZS 4586 Slip Resistance Classification of New Pedestrian Surface Materials.
Flammability

Does not burn.

  • ASTM E162-16 Standard Test Method for Surface Flammability of Materials Using a Radiant Heat Energy Source.
  • ASTM D635-18 Standard Test Method for Rate of Burning and/or Extent and Time of Burning of Plastics in a Horizontal Position.
  • FAA AC 23.2 Paragraph 4.b, Horizontal Burn Test.