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Residential Sliding Windows
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Description

A high specification horizontal sliding window, the Slidemaster has strong profiles suitable for double glazing and significant spans.

Double sliding panels are possible where the choice of opening format exists. Windows incorporating a timber shutter for privacy and sun screening are also available. Over-lights can be included.

Key Features
  • For mainstream residential use
  • Two ranges available — Slimline (single glaze only) and a heavier duty Slidemaster range
  • Wide opening is possible in bi-parting or stacking configurations
  • Double sliding panels are available where two panels slide past each other
  • Overlights are possible
  • Corner sliders without a corner post are possible with the Slidemaster range
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
  • Slimline option only available with single glazing
  • 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
  • Extensively used in residential projects throughout New Zealand for more than 40 years with continuous design upgrades
  • Widely used 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
E2 External Moisture compliant
External Moisture
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 Residential Slimline Sliding Window SF

FSL01-0

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window SS / FSSF

FSL02-0

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window SF with Overlight

FSL03-0

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window FSF Butt Jointed Corner

FSL04-0

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Sliding Window SF with Overlight

FSW01-0

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Sliding Window SS Bypass Slider

FSW02-0

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Sliding Window FSF

FSW03-0

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Sliding Window SFS / FSSF

FSW04-0

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Sliding Window SS with Timber Shutter

FSW05-0

Installation Details
FIRST Residential Slidemaster Multislider Window on Board and Batten

FRMWBB

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Multislider Window on Brick Veneer

FRMWBV

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Multislider Window on Bevelback Weatherboard

FRMWBW

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Multislider Window on Flat Sheet

FRMWFS

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Multislider Window on No Cladding

FRMWNC

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Multislider Window on Profile Metal

FRMWPM

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Multislider Window on Rusticated Weatherboard

FRMWRW

FIRST Residential Slidemaster Multislider Window on Stucco

FRMWST

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window on Board & Batten

FRSLBB

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window on Brick Veneer

FRSLBV

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window on Bevelback Weatherboard

FRSLBW

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window on Flat Sheet

FRSLFS

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window on No Cladding

FRSLNC

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window on Profile Metal

FRSLPM

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window on Rusticated Weatherboard

FRSLRW

FIRST Residential Slimline Sliding Window on Stucco

FRSLST

FIRST Residential Twin Slider Window on Board & Batten

FRTWBB

FIRST Residential Twin Slider Window on Brick Veneer

FRTWBV

FIRST Residential Twin Slider Window on Bevelback Weatherboard

FRTWBW

FIRST Residential Twin Slider Window on Flat Sheet

FRTWFS

FIRST Residential Twin Slider Window on No Cladding

FRTWNC

FIRST Residential Twin Slider Window on Profile Metal

FRTWPM

FIRST Residential Twin Slider Window on Rusticated Weatherboard

FRTWRW

FIRST Residential Twin Slider Window on Stucco

FRTWST

BIM
APL Residential Sliding Window FSF
APL Residential Sliding Window FSSF
APL Residential Sliding Window SF
APL Residential Sliding Window SFS
APL Residential Sliding Window SS

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