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Manual Skylight - Low Pitch

Velux VCM low-pitch opening skylight is the healthy choice for visually expanding interiors with daylight, fresh air and sky views. Great for bathrooms, kitchens, laundries and any rooms needing a daylight and fresh air transformation.

Key Features
  • Suitable for low pitch roofs 0° to 60°
  • Toughened, argon fill, double glazing with Low-E3 coating
  • Includes removable insect screen
  • Exterior of aluminium in "grey friars" colour
  • R-value of 0.40 m2K/W for complete unit
  • Choose two control options for in-reach and out-of-reach installations
  • Available in four sizes:
    • 692x3692, 692x1302, 895x895, 1302x1302
Scope of Use
  • VCM Opening Skylight is suitable for installation on low roof pitches between 0° to 60°


Limitations on Use

VELUX recommends VCMis installed with a slight pitch (e.g. 3-5°) to help prevent condensation build-up and water ponding on the glass.

Statement of Building Code Compliance

BRANZ Appraised (Appraisal No.968)

Meets the New Zealand Building Code requirements for:

  • B2 - Durability (15 years)
  • E3 - External Moisture (tested to AS4285)
  • F2 - Hazardous Building Materials
  • G4 - Natural Ventilation (can be used to meet the G4 requirements)
  • G7 - Natural Light (can be used to meet the G7 requirements)
  • H1 - Energy Efficiency (exceeds the minimum R-value requirements for skylights in all climate zones)
Other Performance Attributes

HEALTHY - Daylight boosts vitamin D levels during extended indoor times in winter and fresh air replaces damp, allergen filled stale air

VALUE - Daylight, fresh air and sky views with VCM low-pitch opening skylights

MAINTENANCE FREE - White uPVC interior frames for a tough, hard wearing interior finish that is great for wet areas.

QUALITY - Stylish design, tested performance and dedicated local sales support

CAD/PDF (link to page on supplier website)
Data Sheet
Compliance Statement
Specification Clause/Guide
Independent Appraisal (BRANZ)
Test Results
Installation and Operation
Maintenance Instructions
Custom Flashing - Rooflink Article
Velux VCM Skylight Sizes

VELUX are a supplier of skylights and roof windows and have been active in New Zealand since 1981.

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