Announcing the Arrival of the DeWall Aluminium Bi-folding Door System certified to PAS 24 and BS6375.29th July 2016
Debar are continuing to push the boundaries in the Bi-fold door marketplace with the launch of their new DeWall Aluminium Bi-folding door system, which debuted at Fensterbau in March. The exciting new system is now available in the UK market having recently achieved certification to PAS 24 for enhanced security performance requirements and BS6375 part 1 weather tests.
Bi-folding door specialists Debar are leading the way in bi-fold hardware development following on from the launch of their innovative Timber bi-folding door system. They are now launching a purpose designed Aluminium bi-fold door system which will offer new possibilities to their customer base.
The DeWall Aluminium system is an inline system offering above ground bottom running offering per panel weights of 120KG, widths of 1.2mts and heights 3mts. The system includes optional features such as slim sightlines, adjustable jambs and multiple threshold options. It is available on Logikal software and utilizes the latest technology in the design of bespoke hardware, resulting in a high performance and extremely contemporary looking door.
The system has recently achieved certification to PAS 24 for enhanced security performance requirements for door sets, which will enable customers to achieve Document Q compliance and Secured By Design status. The system excelled at the BS 6375 Part 1 weather test, achieving air @ 600pa class 4, water @ 600Pa class 9a and wind resistance @ 1200pa class A3. With U Values of 1.7 it also offers excellent thermal values, delivering all round high performance.
The DeWall Aluminium system hardware components are bespoke designed to give maximum carry capacity, whilst still offering slim sightlines, oversized doors and minimum profiles. The system is easily fabricated using punch tool technology or crimping and can be constructed to a panel maximum height of 3000mm, 1200mm width and carry weight of 120kg per panel. The doors can open in or out using the same profiles, the sash and outer frame are both the same depth.
Super fabricators who purchase major quantities of bi-fold profile and gaskets have the opportunity of buying direct from our suppliers utilising our dies. This ensures the relevant PAS24 and weather testing is unaffected.
Debar Managing Director Graham Fawthrop commented “The DeWall system is state of the art and has the flexibility to incorporate a number of options, it comes with complete assembly instructions with ‘off-the-shelf’ hardware components and full technical support. It also incorporates our high quality hardware such as; concealed shoot-bolt locks with cylinder option, colour matched handles and magnetic door holders.” He continued “With the recent certification for both PAS 24 and BS6375 weather tests, we are very excited that Debar is now able to offer this real contender to the marketplace as an alternative to those products already available, we look forward to supplying satisfied customers both old and new”.