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Metro Series ThermalHEART Sliding Windows
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Description

Metro Series ThermalHEART sliding windows use the sliding door frame but have smaller stiles on the moving panels and slimmer four-panel jointers.

The inter-locker stiles are flush in the closed position. Over-lights can be placed above sliding windows through the use of an over-light transom.

Key Features
  • A thermally efficient range of high performance windows and doors for residential and architectural applications
  • Thermal efficiency achieved through a thermal break in aluminium profiles
  • Metro sliding windows use the sliding door system frame but have smaller interlocker stile, bi-parting meeting stiles and rails
  • Designed to be used in conjunction with double glazing for a fully effective barrier system (32mm maximum IGU)
  • The sill frame has a flush track
  • Interlocker stiles and mullions are flush in the closed position
  • Wide opening is possible in bi-parting or stacking configurations
Scope of Use
  • Suitable for most applications where non-projecting windows are desired
  • Need to be used in defined maximum sizes according to the wind exposure
  • A good option for servery windows
  • Work well with insect screens
Limitations on Use
  • Consider the ease of reaching to the window catch if the sliding panel is placed beyond a bench
  • Some weather protection above e.g. wide eaves recommended to protect open windows
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
  • 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 & Warranty Brochure (with AGP)

2020

Full Specification
Specification Clause
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 Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window Two Panel SF

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window Two Panel SF

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window Two Panel SF with Overlight Option

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window Four Panel FSSF

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window Three Panel SSF

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window Three Panel SSF

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window Six Panel FSSSSF

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Installation Details
FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Multislider Window on Board and Batten

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Multislider Window on Brick Veneer

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Multislider Window on Bevelback Weatherboard

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Multislider Window on Flat Sheet

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Multislider Window on No Cladding

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Multislider Window on Profile Metal

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Multislider Window on Rusticated Weatherboard

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Multislider Window on Stucco

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window on Board and Batten

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window on Brick Veneer

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window on Bevelback Weatherboard

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window on Flat Sheet

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window on No Cladding

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window on Profile Metal

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window on Rusticated Weatherboard

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FIRST Metro Series Thermal Heart Sliding Window on Stucco

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