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Metro Series Hinged & French Doors
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Description

Hinged doors are 45mm thick and are available in open-out and open-in formats. Both frames have flat faces and can be coupled with sidelights and overlights.

French doors have rebated meeting stiles for a clean, flush look. As with the rest of the Metro Series door range, hinged doors are rated up to 2.4m high in very high wind zones.

Key Features
  • Recommended maximum 2400mm high doors in Extra High wind zones. For larger sizes consider using the APL Architectural Series
  • Metro occupies an intermediate position between First Residential and the APL Architectural Series
  • Rebated meeting stiles give a flush appearance where French doors overlap and provide superior weathering
  • Open-out and open-in frames available
  • Parliament hinges allow doors to open outwards a full 180º in brick veneer situations
  • French door flush bolts are concealed from view in the leading edge of the 'lazy' door panel
  • Overlights and sidelights are possible
Scope of Use
  • Need to be used in defined maximum sizes according to the wind exposure
  • Single panels ideal as utility doors
  • Overlights and sidelights are possible
Limitations on Use
  • Open-in frame available but open-out applications will generally be preferred for utility and French doors
  • Recommended maximum 2400mm high doors in Extra High wind zones — For larger sizes consider using the APL Architectural Series
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 2006
  • Design upgrades regularly released
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 Brochure

2017

Producer Statement / Warranty

2017

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

1 August 2019

APL and Sustainability

2019

Manufacturer Contact List
CAD/PDF Details
FIRST Metro Series Pivot Door Magnum Panel

FMSHD11-0

Full Set of Drawings
FIRST Metro Series F500MS Hinged Door, Open Out

FMHD02-0

FIRST Metro Series F520MS Hinged Door, Open In

FMHD03-0

FIRST Metro Series F520MS Open In & F500MS Open Out French Door

FMHD04-0

FIRST Metro Series F520MS Open In & F500MS Open Out Hinged Door Coupled Sidelight

FMHD05-0

FIRST Metro Series F520MS Open In & F500MS Open Out Hinged Door Coupled Overlight

FMHD06-0

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Coupling Options

FMHD07-0

FIRST Metro Series F520MS Open In & F500MS Open Out Mullion Sidelight

FMHD08-0

FIRST Metro Series F520MS Open In & F500MS Open Out Hinged Door Transom Overlight

FMHD09-0

FIRST Metro Series Pivot Door Magnum Panel

FMSHD10-0

Installation Details
MSHORW FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out on RUSTICATED WEATHERBOARD
FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In on Board and Batten

MSHIBB

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In on Brick Veneer

MSHIBV

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In on Bevelback Weatherboard

MSHIBW

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In on Flat Sheet

MSHIFS

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In on No Cladding

MSHINC

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In on Profile Metal

MSHIPM

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In on Rusticated Weatherboard

MSHIRW

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In on Stucco

MSHIST

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out on Board and Batten

MSHOBB

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out on Brick Veneer

MSHOBV

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out on Bevelback Weatherboard

MSHOBW

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out on Flat Sheet

MSHOFS

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out on No Cladding

MSHONC

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out on Profile Metal

MSHOPM

FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out on Stucco

MSHOST

BIM
FIRST Metro Series French Door Coupled Sidelight Open Out
FIRST Metro Series French Door Mullion Sidelight Open Out
FIRST Metro Series French Door Open Out
FIRST Metro Series Hinge Door Mullion Sidelight Open In
FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door 90° and 135° Coupling Open Out
FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Coupled Overlight Open In
FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Coupled Overlight Open Out
FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Coupled Sidelight Open Out
FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open In
FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Open Out
FIRST Metro Series Hinged Door Transom Overlight Open Out

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