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Vantage Residential Aquila Entrance Doors
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An innovative door design that arrays horizontal tongue and groove with adjoining flush stiles for a sleek all-aluminium panel that has its own distinctive aesthetic. This emulates one of the most popular timber door designs.

Horizontal glazed inserts can be added with flush beads. The number of glass panes can be multiplied according to homeowner preference. Doors are filled with high-density Styrofoam for thermal efficiency and sound dampening. Aquila panels can be supplied thermally broken on request.

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Key Features
  • For mainstream residential use
  • The innovative Aquila design arrays aluminium horizontal tongue and groove profiles with adjoining flush stiles
  • Reflects the look of one of the most popular timber door designs
  • Horizontal glazed inserts can be added with flush beads
  • Glass inserts can be multiplied according to homeowner preference
  • Doors are filled with high density polystyrene for thermal efficiency and sound dampening
  • Aquila doors can be supplied thermally broken on request
Categories / Ranges
Entrance Doors Vantage Residential
Scope of Use
  • Generally installed in protected entranceways and sheltered environments
  • Inward opening option is usually recommended
  • Available in defined maximum sizes
Limitations on Use
  • Installation in sheltered environments recommended — away from full sun exposure 
  • Hardware type must be advised at time of door order
  • Double doors and opening sidelights not available with Aquila
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
  • Released in 2012
  • Widely used by homeowners, builders, Group home builders and specifiers
Other Performance Attributes
  • 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
Product Assurance
Producer Statement
Other Literature
APL and Sustainability 2019
Manufacturer Contact List
Specifier Guide
Vantage Brochure
Vantage Care & Maintenance Brochure 2017
WGANZ Guide to E2/AS1

Vantage Windows & Doors supplies modern aluminium profiles as one of the national brands of APL Window Solutions, New Zealand’s largest window systems company.

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