Tough Scrape

Durable performance


A heavy-duty matting system

If your entranceway, lobby or lift is subject to heavy foot-traffic you’ll need a durable and versatile matting system. Tough Scrape is a hard-wearing system designed for busy environments where performance cannot be compromised by a matting system degrading under use.

  • Absorbent – highly absorbing polypropylene fibres which dry passing shoes
  • Versatile – can be recessed or edged for loose laying anywhere in the building
  • Durable – heavy-duty fibres and backed with strong vinyl
  • Effective – coarse, hobnail-shaped tufts ensuring a powerful scrape of passing shoes
  • Custom-made – manufactured to your size and shape specification
  • Complimentary Colour – comes in a neutral, pepper colour

Technical Specifications


Pile Material:
– 100% Polypropylene

– Vinyl

Pile Weight:
– ± 825 gram/m2

Total Weight:
– ± 3525 gram/m2

Pile Height:
– ± 6mm

Total Height:
– ± 9.5mm

Pile Structure:
– Needle Punch

Surface Aspect:
– Hobnail

Water Absorption:
– 5.3ltr/m2


Product Code
– TS200PEP

Standard Mat Sizes
– All Birrus Tough Scrape Matting Systems are custom-made to your specification from a manufactured roll with a width of 2050mm (including edging) and a length of ± 20m.

Installation Options

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Surface Mounted:
– Edged for loose-laying with grippers to reduce movement of the mat under-foot.

Recessed Install:
– Supplied with a matting frame in Aluminium/Brass or Stainless-steel.
– Loose, mitred and drilled for screw-fixing.


Birrus Installation Service Available (contact us for more details)

For Recess Applications:
– Ensure recess is clean, level and smooth (for gluing in mat the recess will need an engineered screed or skim coat to ensure adhesion).
– Install angles using glue or mechanical fixings.
– Glue in the mat using a contact adhesive or pressure sensitive glue.
– It is advised that the mat be unrolled and allowed to adjust to climate for 8-24 hours.

For Surface Mounted Applications:
– Unroll the mat and roll the edges down, these will relax over time and lay flat.
– Ensure the substrate is clean from dirt and debris.


– 2 Year Warranty (Contact us for warranty details)

Tough Scrape colour pepper

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