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Vantage Smartwood Hinged & French Doors
Description

Hinged doors are available in open-in and open-out formats. Bottom rails are larger than top rails and can be doubled in height for a true hinged door or French door of classic proportions.

French doors have rebated meeting stiles for a flush internal and external face. Optional sightline adaptors are available for sidelights.

Key Features
  • Recommended maximum 2100mm high doors in Very High wind zones 
  • Rebated meeting stiles give a flush appearance where French doors overlap and provide superior weathering
  • Open-out and open-in frames available
  • Bottom rails are larger than top rails and can be doubled in height for a true hinged door or French door proportions
  • Sightline adaptors are available for adjoining sidelights 
  • French door flush bolts are concealed from view in the leading edge of the 'lazy' door panel
  • Parliament hinges are available which allow recessed doors to open a full 180º if preferred
  • Overlights and sidelights are possible
Scope of Use
  • Suitable for most residential environments
  • Need to be used in defined maximum sizes according to the wind exposure
  • Single panels ideal as utility doors
  • Overlights and sidelights are possible
Limitations on Use
  • Open-in frame available but open-out applications will generally be preferred for utility and French doors
  • Recommended maximum 2100mm high doors in Very High wind zones
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 1997
  • Some design upgrades implemented
  • Widely used by homeowners, 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
  • Smartwood products need sealing after installation with an appropriate finish e.g. oiled, varnished, stained or painted; regular care and restoration recommended
  • Aluminium 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

 

Literature
Product Assurance
Data Sheet
Producer Statement
Warranty
Other Literature
APL and Sustainability 2017
Manufacturer Contact List
Span Tables
Specifier Guide
Vantage Brochure
Vantage Care & Maintenance Brochure 2017
WANZ Guide to E2/AS1
CAD/PDF Details
Full Set of Drawings
Vantage Smartwood Hinged Door, Open In and Open Out Cross Section

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Vantage Smartwood Hinged Door, Open In and Open Out Cross Section

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Vantage Smartwood Hinged Door with Open In Adaptor, Sidelight and Vision Rail

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Vantage Smartwood Hinged Door, Open Out with Sidelight Adaptor and Sash

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Vantage Smartwood Hinged Door, Open In with Sidelight Adaptor and Sash

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Vantage Smartwood French Door

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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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