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Urbo Hardware
APL Specifier Guide available Order now

Urbo is all about fine lines, clean shapes and a combination of square and radiused edges, delivering a lighter look without compromising on strength. Urbo is a powdercoated hardware option.

Key Features
  • All APL hardware comes as a complete package, including locking mechanisms.


Pull Handle: A comfortable grip with inner edges that are smoothly radiused. Lock is fixed separately to the door and is activated by a key or interior turn knob. A four-point locking system is available. Apex or Windsor turn sets are compatible with this pull handle.

  • Small — 255mm high
  • Large — 323mm high

Lever Door: The lever door handle offers multi-point locking, and when the handle is lifted upwards it activates locking rods at the top and bottom of the door for added security.

  • Small — Handle length 120mm, Baseplate 212mm
  • Large — Handle length 150mm, Baseplate 292mm

Surface Mount Sliding Door Handle: This all-in-one handle and lock for sliding windows or doors. Snib or keyway installed in the body of the handle.

  • 180mm high x 54mm deep

Half Lever Sliding Door Handle: This small lever handle locks sliding door panels together, usually in 4-panel configurations. May be used in conjunction with a pull handle on heavier doors. Self-latching option available.

  • 72mm long x 50mm deep

Bi-Fold Handle: This swivel lock activates locking rods in the top and bottom of the door or window panel.

  • 153mm high x 24mm wide

Flush Pull: The flush pull is ideal for lighter sliding panels where a robust hand grip is not required.

  • 220mm high x 44mm wide

Architectural Window Fastener: The window fastener with separately fixed wedge is suitable for the APL Architectural Series.

  • 110mm wide x 40mm deep

Venting Window Fastener: A venting option is available which allows the window to be fastened in a partially open position for passive ventilation.

  • 110mm wide x 33mm deep

Wedgeless Fastener: The nylon wedge is matched to the handle colour. For Residential windows, including ThermalHEART. Available in a low profile option.

  • 110mm wide x 33mm deep
Scope of Use
  • Suitable for residential and light commercial applications
Statement of Building Code Compliance

All products supplied by FIRST Windows & Doors meet or exceed the requirements of the New Zealand Building Code and New Zealand Standards; NZS4211, Performance of Windows, and NZS4223, Glazing in Buildings — Parts 1-4.

Other Performance Attributes

A warranty for all FIRST Windows & Doors products is provided, under normal conditions of use, against failure of materials and/or workmanship for a period of 5 years. 

First Care, Maintenance & Warranty Brochure (with AGP)


WGANZ Guide to E2/AS1

1 August 2019

First Brochure


APL and Sustainability


Manufacturer Contact List

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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