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Louvres – Sun Louvres
Description

SKYFOIL sun louvres feature powder coated aluminium airfoil louvres. Available is a wide range of options with angle and spacing being adjusted to suit. The louvres can be supported by tear drop brackets or fitted onto frames with a sliding option also available.

Can provide solutions for: sun shade, thermal shade, wind shade, security, privacy and ventilation.

Key Features
  • Exhibits very high levels of durability when exposed to the weather elements.
  • Composed of principally aluminium and stainless steel, which are very stable and durable materials
  • The powdercoating or anodising coating systems of the aluminium are internationally recognised as very durable systems
Scope of Use
  • Exterior louvre screens suitable for use in coastal, thermal and industrial areas
  • It will be subject to sheltered areas such as eaves. It may be subject to wet or damp areas due to ground conditions (but not in contact with ground).
  • Intensity of use; medium to high intensity; may be used on multi-tenancy buildings in common 
Limitations on Use
  •  Recommended for wind zones up to Very High, for higher wind zones a project specific design is required
  • Consideration needs to be given to use in areas where there are adjacent and higher trees
Statement of Building Code Compliance

SKYFOIL SF Louvres are designed to meet the requirements of the New Zealand Building Code, with specific reference to clauses B1 (Structure) and B2 (Durability). SKYFOIL has been designed by a Chartered Structural Engineer, and has been peer reviewed numerous times.

Other Performance Attributes

The operable option features plastic bushes and bearings which are UV stabilised and located in positions that are protected from weather elements. These bushes are also easily and economically replaced. The sliding option features top hung sliding gear by Zebratti, and offers a 10 year manufacturer’s warranty.

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Aluminium Technology design and manufacture customised architectural aluminium louvres, aluminium and glass balustrades and aluminium canopies for residential, commercial and industrial buildings.

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