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The Apollo natural flap ventilator provides both for day to day and smoke ventilation. It provides extract ventilation for most kinds of industrial buildings and is usually installed on the roof. Polycarbonate versions allow the entry of natural daylight. It is tested to and in compliance with EN 12101-2 and is CE marked. It is made from tough, corrosion resistant aluminium alloy and is manufactured under the ISO 9001 quality and ISO 14001 environmental management standards.


  • Certified performance.
  • Cost effective.
  • Durable.
  • Easy to install.
  • Energy efficient - highly insulated and air tight, meeting or exceeding today’s energy savings regulations.
  • Low maintenance.
  • A wide range of applications.
  • Tested and certified as fall-through-proof in 300J and 1200J tests by an external test house.

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Standard product features


Manufactured from corrosion resistant aluminium alloy grade 3005 in accordance with EN 573-3, with stainless steel fixings.


Used to reduce air leakage when closed.


  • Aerodynamic coefficient (Cv): Up to 0.68.
  • Reliability: RE 1000 (10,000 cycles).
  • Wind load: Up to 1500 N/m².
  • Snow load: Up to 5700 N/m² (electric), 1500 N/m² (pneumatic).
  • Resistance to heat: B 300.
  • Low ambient temperature operation: T(-15).
  • Materials resistance to fire: E (to EN 13501-1).
  • U value: 1.75–3.4 W/m²K.
  • Air permeability: Class 3 (to EN 12207:2000).
  • Sound insulation: 28 dB R’w.


Suitable for fixing either onto a curb, into glazing, into curtain walling, or into roof sheeting.

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90-45-80/340 Natural smoke and heat exhaust ventilators

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Colt International Ltd


+44 (0)23 9245 1111

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Apollo natural flap ventilator


 - Throat width:
[ ______ ]
 - Throat length:
[ ______ ]

Fixing type

 - Aluminium base profile to suit:
[Curtain walling]

Frame finish

[Mill aluminium]
[Polyester powder coating, RAL]
Insert colour requirement.



Top flaps

[16 mm clear polycarbonate, 7 skins, 6 chambers]
[16 mm opaque polycarbonate, 7 skins, 6 chambers]
[16 mm opaque polycarbonate, external and internal sheet, single chamber]
[Double skin insulated aluminium infill panel]


 - Type:
[24 V DC]
 - Locking:
[Failsafe closed]
[Failsafe open]

Manufacturer details

Colt House,
Ridgeway Office Park,
Bedford Road,
Hampshire, GU32 3FQ
Tel +44 (0)23 9245 1111
Fax +44 (0)23 9245 4220
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