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Commercial 40mm Window Series
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Description

The 40mm series is a diverse range of window products designed for versatility — as strip windows, hopper and pivoting windows, seismically framed windows and curtain wall applications.

There are numerous sash and fixed light options for different site exposures, glass thickness and aesthetic requirements.

Key Features
  • For low to high rise applications
  • A varied, multi-product window system based on a 40mm frame platform. It includes:
    • Glazed frames and sashes for general commercial applications
    • Glazed frames and sashes for strip windows
    • Hopper windows
    • Pivoting windows
    • Glazed frames seismically separated from the building structure
    • Curtain walling
  • Substantially sized box-section extrusions allow large sashes up to 1600mm high x 1000mm wide dependent on the glass used (awning and casement applications)
Scope of Use
  • Suitable for commercial environments
  • For low to high rise applications
  • Need to be used in defined maximum sizes 
  • The 40mm window system is compatible with the use of Magnum commercial doors
  • Hopper window option is suitable for institutional and education sector use
Limitations on Use
  • The 40mm seismic system is for banks of windows requiring seismic separation in low to medium rise applications
  • Depending on type of project, windows may come fully assembled and glazed or be assembled on site from pre-made modules
  • 40mm curtain wall glazed panels are generally pre-assembled and fixed to continuous runs of curtain wall mullion on site
  • Shop drawings can be supplied by manufacturers when specified
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
  • The 40mm window series was launched in 1993
  • Some design upgrades have taken place
  • Widely used by builders and specifiers
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
First Care, Maintenance & Warranty Brochure (with AGP)

2020

Specifier Guide
WGANZ Guide to E2/AS1

1 August 2019

First Brochure

2014

AGP Cleaning & Maintenance
AGP Condensation Guide
AGP Visual Quality of Glass
APL and Sustainability

2019

Manufacturer Contact List
CAD/PDF Details
Full Set of Drawings
FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F100FS Facing Frame Awning Window

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F100FS Facing Frame Awning Window Double Glazed

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F100FS Facing Frame Heavy Beaded Sash Options

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F120FS Strip Window Square Bead

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F120FS Strip Window Double Glazed Split Mullion Options

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F100FS 90º Corner Window Facet Window

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F100FS Hopper Window

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F100FS Pivot Window

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F120FS Seismic Frame

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F130FS Curtain Wall

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F130FS Curtain Wall External Corner

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F130FS Curtain Wall Internal Corner

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F100FS Insulated Facade Wall Claddings

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FIRST Commercial 40mm Window Series F120FS Internal Glazing

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