The Swedish matting system
The wave-structured rubber lamellas of the original Kobe matting system remove dirt, sand, dust and water from the shoe soles a little like a windscreen wiper.
Wood – the original material
The original Swedish mat consisted of rubber lamellas and wood strips. The mat is still avalable in this material today. Handcrafted Kobe wood Mats give every entrance an exclusive look!
Kobe original matting system consist of flat aluminium bars and black or grey rubber lamellas. A strengthened system, recommended for shopping trolleys up to 200 kg, is available on request. In addition, Kobe is still handcrafted from the traditional wood strips, as well as with black or gold anodised aluminium bars.
Kobe - the Swedish matting system
to be integrated in frames – open construction
Kobe Alu standard
|Item No.||0760 400|
|Grey lamellas, as well as black- or gold-anodised profiles on request|
Kobe Alu strengthened
|Item No.||0760 401|
|Grey lamellas, as well as black- or gold-anodised profiles on request.|
Kobe Wood standard
|Item No.||0760 402|
|Grey lamellas on request.|
Kobe – material and construction
Flat bars 12 x 4 mm made of alloyed aluminium (EN AW-6005A-T6), optionally available with gold-coloured or black anodisation. Rubber strips 22 x 3.7 mm made of a specialized rubber compound in black or grey which is resistant to temperature changes. The rubber strips are riveted to the aluminium bars in the shape of waves. The mat is held together by a 2.5 mm stainless steel wire to form a flexible construction.
Height: 22 mm
Weight: approx. 12 kg/m²
Kobe original mats can be manufactured in one piece up to a of 5,000 mm and a width B of 2,000 mm (wooden mats: walking depth max. 2,000 mm and B max. 1,500 mm).
The mat can be easily rolled up for cleaning, but it longer mats should always be rolled up from both sides. It is recommended to turn Kobe mats annually to ensure even wear of the rubber lamellae.
A ramp is available for installing Kobe original mats on top of other surfaces to eliminae tripping hazards and ensure easy driving over the mat. The grooves in the run-up ramp ensure a secure grip, even with slippery or wet shoes. The run-up ramp can be anchored to the floor to prevent slipping.