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Residential ThermalHEART Sliding Windows
APL 2019 Specifier Guide available Order now
Description

Residential ThermalHEART Sliding windows use the sliding door system except for a narrower rail at top and bottom. A smaller inter-locker mullion is also generally used. The sill track has a flush-line appearance.

Inter-locker stiles are flush in the closed position. An over-light transom allows over-lights in association with sliding panels. A vertical sliding window system is not offered.

Key Features
  • For mainstream residential use
  • Flush sill design
  • Ideal for jobs where minimising the transfer of cold and reducing condensation are priorities 
  • Designed to be used in conjunction with double glazing (maximum 25mm IGU) for a fully effective barrier system
  • Flush stiles in the closed position
  • Sliding windows use the sliding door system with a narrower rail at top and bottom
  • Wide opening is possible in bi-parting or stacking configurations
Scope of Use
  • For mainstream residential use — Ideal for jobs where minimising the transfer of cold and reducing condensation are priorities 
  • Designed to be used in conjunction with double glazing (maximum 25mm IGU) for a fully effective barrier system
  • Suitable for most applications where non-projecting windows are desired
  • Need to be used in defined maximum sizes according to the wind exposure
  • A good option for servery windows
  • Work well with insect screens
Limitations on Use
  • Consider the ease of reaching to the window catch if the sliding panel is placed beyond a bench
  • Some weather protection above e.g. wide eaves recommended to protect open windows
Statement of Building Code Compliance
  • Designed, tested and manufactured to meet NZS 4211: Performance of Windows, and NZS 4233:  Glazing in Buildings, Parts 1-4
  • Designed and tested to conform to NZ Building Code, including Clause E2

 

In-Service History
  • Launched in 2011
  • Widely used in residential projects throughout New Zealand by homeowners, builders, Group home builders and specifiers
  • Statement of Building Code Compliance
Other Performance Attributes
  • Window and door warranty provided under normal conditions of use against failure of materials and workmanship for a period of five years
  • Surface finish is covered by a separate performance warranty dependent on the actual finish selected
  • A hardware/componentry warranty is offered against defects in manufacturing, functionality and surface finish for a period of five years, provided care and maintenance guidelines have been followed
Documents
Data Sheet
Span Tables
Altherm Care & Maintenance Brochure

2017

Producer Statement / Warranty

2017

Full Specification
Specification Clause
Specifier Guide
WGANZ Guide to E2/AS1
APL and Sustainability

2019

Manufacturer Contact List
CAD/PDF Details
Full Set of Drawings
Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window Two Panel SF

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Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window Two Panel SF

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Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window Two Panel SF with Overlight Option

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Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window Three Panel SSF

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Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window Three Panel FSF

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Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window Four Panel FSSF

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Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window Three Panel SSF

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Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window Six Panel FSS / SSF

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Installation Details
Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Multislider Window on Board & Batten

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Multislider Window on Brick Veneer

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Multislider Window on Bevelback Weatherboard

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Multislider Window on Flat Sheet

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Multislider Window on No Cladding

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Multislider Window on Profile Metal

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Multislider Window on Rusticated Weatherboard

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Multislider Window on Stucco

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Sliding Window on Board & Batten

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Sliding Window on Brick Veneer

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Sliding Window on Bevelback Weatherboard

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Sliding Window on Flat Sheet

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Sliding Window on No Cladding

ATSWNC

Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Sliding Window on Profile Metal

ATSWPM

Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Sliding Window on Rusticated Weatherboard

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Altherm Residential ThermalHeart Sliding Window on Stucco

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BIM
Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window FSF
Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window FSSF
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Altherm Residential Thermal Heart Sliding Window SSF

Stylish contemporary lines, effective thermal technology and unwavering attention to detail have made Altherm a favourite with architects, designers and homeowners across New Zealand.

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