BIO-Channel® Hardwood System by Robbins Floor Systems

  • The original anchored-resilient floor, and still the high-performance sports surface without equal.
  • Unsurpassed structural and dimensional stability.
  • Ultimate in uniform performance with ZERO dead spots—Guaranteed.
  • New innovative design “fine-tuned” to enhance comfort and safety.

Bio-Channel® Star

Bio-Channel® Star

  1. Finish – MFMA approved Finish
  2. Gamelines – Compatible Gameline Paint
  3. Sealer – MFMA approved Sealer
  4. MFMA Flooring – 25/32″ Commodity Random Length(RL) or upgraded 25/32″ Continuous Strip® XL Finger-Jointed(FJ), MFMA Northern Hard Maple Strip Flooring
  5. Flooring Fastener – 1 3/4″ staples or cleats
  6. Anchor and Channel – Anchor Spike & 16 gauge steel anchor channel
  7. Subfloor – Nominal 3/4″ x 24″ x 96″, Exposure 1, structural rated sheathing with factory prepared anchor slots.
  8. Resilient Pad – 9/16″ profiled Zero/G Shock Pad
  9. Vapor Retarder – 6-mil polyethylene film

NEW & IMPROVED BIO-CHANNEL STAR System Benefits:

  • Improved shock absorption & ball bounce for improved player performance
  • Continuous subfIoor and continuous resilient pad provides vibration damping/control & uniformity for improved comfort
  • Anchored subfIoor interwoven design is perfect for heavy loads & allows lateral movement to reduce stress, maintaining structural integrity
  • Computer-assisted manufacturing technology for quality assurance

System Height:

  • 2 1/8″(54mm) with 25/32″(20mm) thick Flooring
  • 2 3/8″(60mm) with 33/32″(26mm) thick Flooring

Bio-Channel® Classic

Bio-Channel® Classic

  1. Finish – MFMA approved Finish
  2. Gamelines – Compatible Gameline Paint
  3. Sealer – MFMA approved Sealer
  4. MFMA Flooring – 25/32″ Commodity Random Length(RL) or upgraded 25/32″ Continuous Strip® XL Finger-Jointed(FJ), MFMA Northern Hard Maple Strip Flooring
  5. Flooring Fastener – 1 3/4″ staples or flooring cleats
  6. Subfloor – 1 layer of nominal 3/4″x 4′ x 8′, exposure 1, structural rated sheathing
  7. Anchor – Anchor Spike or Tapcon
  8. Sleeper & Resilient Pad – Robbins Bio-Channel sleepers – 1 1/2″ thick x 2 5/8″ wide x 8′ factory assembled steel-encased padded sleeper.  Pads are 7/16″ double trapezoidal EPDM rubber with reverse cavity and tabbed for attachment.  Lower and upper surfaces are non-coextensive.  Note: attempted competitive equals of this product do not feature full length steel channels
  9. Vapor Retarder – 6-mil polyethylene film

System Benefits:

  • Excellent Athletic Performance
  • Superior dimensional stability
  • Continuous 3/4″ subfloor
  • lateral movement of subfloor
  • Shimmable for different slab depression heights or out-of -level slabs

System Height:

  • 3″(76mm) with 25/32″(20mm) thick Flooring
  • 3 1/4″(83mm) with 33/32″(26mm) thick Flooring

Bio-Channel® LP Star

Bio-Channel® LP Star

  1. Finish- MFMA approved floor finish
  2. Gamelines – Gamline Paint
  3. Wood Sealer – MFMA approved floor sealer
  4. Flooring – Robbins 1/2″(13mm) thick Continuous Strip® XL Finger-Jointed Northern Hard Strip Maple
  5. Flooring fastener – 1 1/4″ Flooring cleat
  6. Anchor- 2″ long anchoring spike
  7. Channel – 14 gauge anchor channel
  8. Subfloor –  Nominal 3/4″ x 24″ x 96″ subfloor sheathing that has been factory prepared anchor slots.
  9. Resilient Pad- 5/8″ Convoluted Zero/G Shock Pad
  10. Vapor Retarder – 6- MIL polyethylene

System Benefits:

  • Fully DIN-certified—meets or exceeds all six DIN 18032-2 criteria for ball bounce, shock absorption, deflection, area of deflection, rolling load and surface friction.
  • Anchored for superior dimension stability
  • Continuous pad for great floor uniformity
  • Lateral subfloor movement

System Height:

  • 1 3/4″(44mm) with 1/2″(13mm) thick Flooring

Bio-Channel® LP

Bio-Channel® LP

  1. Finish- MFMA approved floor finish
  2. Gamelines – Gamline Paint
  3. Wood Sealer – MFMA approved floor sealer
  4. Flooring – Robbins 1/2″(13mm) thick Continuous Strip® XL Finger-Jointed Northern Hard Strip Maple
  5. Flooring fastener – 1 1/4″ Flooring cleat
  6. Anchor- 2″ long anchoring spike
  7. Channel – 14 gauge anchor channel
  8. Subfloor –  Nominal 3/4″ x 24″ x 96″ subfloor sheathing that has been factory prepared anchor slots.
  9. Resilient Pad- 7/16″ flat Zero/G® Shock Pad
  10. Vapor Retarder – 6- MIL polyethylene

System Benefits:

  • Low Profile
  • Anchored for superior dimension stability
  • Continuous pad for great floor uniformity
  • Lateral subfloor movement

System Height:

  • 1 5/8″(41mm) with 1/2″(13mm) thick Flooring