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Aluminium residential hinged door system.

Features and benefits:

  • Suitable for use with residential new build and refurbishment projects, ideal for light and medium traffic environments.
  • Low threshold option with a 15 mm step height to meet Building Regulations (E&W) Approved Document M.
  • Doors are Secured by Design accredited and are Q-Marked in accordance with PAS 24.
  • Aluminium profiles are extruded in accordance with BS EN 12020, and are manufactured from grade 6060/6063 T6 aluminium.
  • Compliant with ADL1/ ADL2 capable of achieving U-values of 1.4 W/m²K.

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Standard product features

Recommended weight limits (maximum):

  • Three hinges per door: 67.5 kg.
  • Four hinges per door: 90 kg.

Performance:

  • Air permeability rating: Class 4 (600 Pa).
  • Water tightness rating: Class 7A (300 Pa).
  • Wind resistance: E2400 (2400 Pa).

Options

Recommended size limits (maximum):

  • Single door (w x h): 1200 x 2400 mm (hardware limits).
  • Single door (w x h): 1000 x 2200Single door (w x h): 1020 x 2160 mm (hardware limits). mm (hardware limits).
  • Double door (w x h): 2400 x 2400 mm (hardware limits).
  • Double door (w x h): 2200 x 2250 mm (tested limits).

Outer frame:

Compatible with a range of ancillary profiles including frame extenders, corner posts, couplers and sills.

Sub sill:

  • Concealed drainage can be directed downwards through sub sill or drainage tray.
  • Alternative drainage path can be directed through front face of section.

Glazing:

- Glass panels:

22–40 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:

22–40 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:

22–40 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.
  • Doors can be dual coloured, textured or have an anodized finish.

Ironmongery:

Hung on AluK hinges, incorporating AluK locking handles and espagnolette locking. AluK multipoint lift/ lever locking utilizing shootbolts at head and sill of door leaf.

NBS Specification

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45-25-28/344 Metal doorsets

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Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

AluK (GB) Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)1291 639739

Product reference

AluK 58BD Thermally Broken Residential Entrance Door System

Size

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

Outer frame

[AW602]
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70 mm standard ovolo frame.
[AW603]
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58 mm odd leg frame.
[AW604]
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58 mm slim frame.
[AW605]
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58 mm standard frame.
[AW607]
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70 mm deep ovolo frame.
[AW608]
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58 mm deep head.
[AW622]
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70 mm standard square frame.
[AW623]
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70 mm deep square frame.

Vent

[AD200]
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Open in.
[AD201]
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Open out.
[AD300]
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Floating mullion.

Bead

[Chamfered]
[Square]

Coupler

[Not required]
[AW702]
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15 mm coupler, for 70 mm frame.
[AW703]
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15 mm coupler, for 58 mm frame.
[AW705]
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26 mm coupler, for 70 mm frame.
[AW706]
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26 mm coupler, for 58 mm frame.
[AW709]
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Concealed coupler, for 70 mm frame.
[AW710]
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Concealed coupler, for 58 mm frame.

Sub sill

[Not required]
[AD100]
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Low threshold.
[AW542]
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150 mm sill.
[AW543]
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177 mm sill.
[AW544]
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190 mm sill.
[AW570]
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96 mm stub sill.
[AW726]
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Drainage tray, for 70 mm frame.
[AW727]
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Drainage tray, for 58 mm frame.

Configuration

[Double, open in]
[Double, open out]
[Single, open in]
[Single, open out]

Glazing

[Glass panels]
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22–40 mm glass look-a-like panels, insert requirements.
[Glazing]
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22–40 mm insulating glass units, insert requirements.
[Infill panels]
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22–40 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]
-
For anodized.
[High gloss]
[Matt]
[Semi-gloss]
[Textured]
[Textured metallic]
[As exterior]
 

   Colour:

 

Ironmongery

[ ______ ]

Accessories

[None]
[AW720]
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Integral corner post, for 70 mm frame.
[AW721]
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Integral corner post, for 58 mm frame.
[AW724]
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20 mm frame extender, for 70 mm frame.
[AW725]
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20 mm frame extender, for 58 mm frame.
[AW728]
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40 mm frame extender, for 70 mm frame.
[Fanlight]
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Insert requirements.
[Laybar]
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Insert requirements.
[Letterplate]
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Insert requirements.
[Midrail]
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Insert requirements.
[Sidelight]
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Insert requirements.

Manufacturer details

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