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Non-thermally broken aluminium commercial ground floor glazed screen system.

Features and benefits:

  • Suitable for shop fronts, entrance screens and ground floor framing applications.
  • Can be fully customized in terms of security, weather and functionality.
  • Aluminium profiles are extruded in accordance with BS EN 12020, and are manufactured from grade 6060/6063 T6 aluminium.

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Standard product features

Frame depth:

110 mm.

Bead:

Square.

Options

Recommended size limits (maximum):

  • Screening width (per mullion split): Refer to manufacturer for minimum width; 1500 mm (maximum).
  • Screening height (single span, dependent upon structural calculations): 300–3200 mm.

Glazing:

Available single (6–12 mm) or double single (24–28 mm) glazed.

- Glass panels:

6–28 mm glass look-a-like panels incorporating two panes of minimum 6 mm-thick glass, with a 16 mm argon gas filled cavity and ceramic painted internal face with foil backed insulation to achieve a maximum 0.35 W/m²K centre pane. Exposed internal faces of insulation incorporate an internal polyester powder coated aluminium tray backing.

- Glazing:

6–28 mm insulating glass units incorporating a clear low emissivity inner pane and a clear outer pane with an argon gas filled cavity and 'warm edge' spacer bar to achieve a maximum centre pane U-value of 1.0 W/m²K. All glass within 800 mm from FFL should be toughened or laminated (within 1500 mm from FFL if within 300 mm of a door).

- Infill panels:

6–28 mm insulated sandwich panels incorporating two sheets of a minimum 2 mm-thick polyester powder coated aluminium sheet to match framing and minimum 24 mm non-combustible foam insulation core.

Finish:

  • A variety of powder coated colours are available in accordance with BS 6496 and BS EN 12206-1:2004. Powder coating is applied to a Qualicoat standard, utilizing an inline flash anodizing pre-treatment process, with the polyester powder coating applied within 30 minutes of the flash anodizing process to ensure suitable adhesion.
  • An anodized finish is also available.

NBS Specification

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Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

AluK (GB) Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)1291 639739

Product reference

AluK GT55 NI Non-Thermally Broken Ground Floor Treatment System

Size

[As drawing]
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Insert reference.
[As schedule]
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Insert reference.

Outer frame

[GT201]
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Deep pocket frame.
[GT203]
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Frame.
[GT207]
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Double beaded transom.
[GT210]
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Sill frame.
[GT320]
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Deep frame.

Sub sill

[Not required]
[GT218]
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Standard sub sill.

Glazing

[Glass panels]
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6–28 mm glass look-a-like panels, insert requirements.
[Glazing]
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6–28 mm insulating glass units, insert requirements.
[Infill panels]
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6–28 mm insulated sandwich panels, insert requirements.

Finish

 - Exterior:
 

   Type:

[Anodized to a minimum 15 micrometres thickness]
[Polyester powder coated to a minimum 60 micrometres thickness]
[Polyester powder coated to a minimum 60 micrometres thickness with marine environment guarantee]
 

   Texture:

[Not applicable]
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For anodized.
[High gloss]
[Matt]
[Semi-gloss]
[Textured]
[Textured metallic]
 

   Colour:

 
 - Interior:
 

   Type:

[Anodized to a minimum 15 micrometres thickness]
[Polyester powder coated to a minimum 60 micrometres thickness]
[Polyester powder coated to a minimum 60 micrometres thickness with marine environment guarantee]
[As exterior]
 

   Texture:

[Not applicable]
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For anodized.
[High gloss]
[Matt]
[Semi-gloss]
[Textured]
[Textured metallic]
[As exterior]
 

   Colour:

 

Accessories

[None]
[GT252]
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90° corner post.

Manufacturer details

Newhouse Farm Industrial Estate,
Mathern,
Chepstow, NP16 6UD
Tel +44 (0)1291 639739
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