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Metro Series ThermalHEART Bi-Fold Doors & Windows
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Description

These are bottom rolling with an in-frame track. A lay-back option is available for certain configurations — 2-panel, 2+2 and 2+1, where the open panels fold back against an adjoining wall for an unobstructed deck.

Because the door system is used, bi-fold windows are capable of tall heights.

Key Features
  • Metro ThermalHEART bi-fold windows and doors use the same system
  • The bi-folds are bottom rolling with an in-frame track
  • ThermalHEART products are Ideal for jobs where minimising the transfer of cold and reducing condensation are priorities
  • Thermal efficiency achieved through a thermal break in aluminium profiles
  • A lay-back option is available for certain configurations (2-panel, 2+1 & 2+2) where the open panels fold back against an adjoining wall for an unobstructed deck
  • Lay-back panels require the facing to be within 15mm of final finished cladding line in order to achieve 180º opening
  • A wide range of configurations available
  • Overlights possible
Scope of Use
  • Suitable for residential applications in standard and larger sizes
  • Available in defined maximum sizes
  • A wide range of configurations available
  • Overlights possible
Limitations on Use
  • In closed position bi-fold window and door stiles impact views
  • Open bi-folds need to be monitored if windy conditions occur
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 2007
  • Widely used in residential projects throughout New Zealand by homeowners, builders, Group home 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 Brochure

2017

Producer Statement / Warranty

2017

Full Specification
Specification Clause
Specifier Guide: Bi-Fold Doors
Specifier Guide: Bi-Fold Windows
WGANZ Guide to E2/AS1

1 August 2019

APL and Sustainability

2019

Manufacturer Contact List
CAD/PDF Details
Full Set of Drawings
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart F600MT Bi-Fold Door Open Out

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart F600MT Bi-Fold Door Overlight Transom

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart F600MT Bi-Fold Door Three Panel Open Out Door

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart F600MT Bi-Fold Door Meeting Stiles

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart F600MT Bi-Fold Door Meeting Stiles

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart F620MT Bi-Fold Door Open In

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart F620MT Bi-Fold Door Three Panel Open In Door

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Installation Details
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open In on Board and Batten

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open In on Brick Veneer

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open In on Bevelback Weatherboard

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open In on Flat Sheet

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open In on No Cladding

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open In on Profile Metal

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open In on Rusticated Weatherboard

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open In on Stucco

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open Out on Board and Batten

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open Out on Brick Veneer

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open Out on Bevelback Weatherboard

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open Out on Flat Sheet

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open Out on No Cladding

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open Out on Profile Metal

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open Out on Rusticated Weatherboard

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bifold Door Open Out on Stucco

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BIM
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bi-Fold Door Open In 2 Panel Standard
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bi-Fold Door Open Out 2 Panel Layback
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bi-Fold Door Open Out 2 Panel Standard
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bi-Fold Door Open Out 2+1 Panel
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bi-Fold Door Open Out 2+2 Panel
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bi-Fold Door Open Out 3 Panel
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Bi-Fold Door Open Out 3+1 Panel

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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