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Metro Series Compression Sliding Doors
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Compression sliders feature extra closing compression against seals for secure weathering in the closed position. There are active locking points at jambs and head but compression occurs on all sides for a high-performance seal. Only available in single slider and bi-parting single slider formats.

Key Features
  • Suitable for Extra High and Specific Design wind zones
  • Maximum panel height of 2400mm high and 2000mm wide
  • Sliding panels run on an inside track
  • Compression sliders use sophisticated multi-point locking hardware from Roto in Germany
  • Suitable for sliding window applications
  • Convenient opening and locking due to easy 180º turn operation of Miro lever handle
  • Full perimeter gasket is used
Categories / Ranges
Sliding Doors FIRST Metro Series
Scope of Use
  • Suitable for residential environments especially in exposed situations
  • Can be used as sliding windows
  • Suitable for Extra High wind zones and Specific Design applications in nominated sizes
Limitations on Use
  • Only available in single slider and bi-parting single slider formats
  • Lock keepers on interlocker stiles visible in the open position
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 2019
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
Data Sheet
First Care & Maintenance Brochure


Producer Statement / Warranty


Specification Clause/Guide
Full Specification
Specifier Guide
WGANZ Guide to E2/AS1

1 August 2019

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First Windows & Doors have a high-performing range of solutions for all homes and commercial projects, from entrance doors to windows, sliders, bi-folds and thermally efficient options.

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