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Firelight FL3 High Performance Natural Flap Ventilator

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Natural casement roof single flap ventilator, suitable for natural smoke control and day-to-day ventilation.

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Application

Suitable for natural smoke control and provision of extract ventilation for most kinds of industrial and commercial buildings.

Particularly suited for installation into glazing systems.

Description

Natural casement roof single flap ventilator, suitable for natural smoke control and day-to-day ventilation.


Features and benefits:

  • Wide range of applications: Firelight is classed as a dual-purpose ventilator. Polycarbonate and glass ventilation versions allow the entry of natural daylight, and a wide range of infill panels are available.
  • Pneumatic, electric linear, electric chain or electric tubular fail safe drives or hand controls are available.
  • High aerodynamic, acoustic and thermal performance, and has a high resistance to the effects of fire.
  • Exhaustively tested and certified to EN 12101-2: 2003 in accredited third-party test laboratories and is CE marked. Tested and certified according to EN 14351. Manufactured under the ISO 9001 quality standard.
  • Easy to install: delivered fully assembled to site. May be installed at any angle from the horizontal to the vertical (0–110º) onto a curb, into sheeting or into glazing.
  • Wide range of base profiles to suit most sheeting, curb or glazing applications.
  • Durable: Manufactured from tough, corrosion-resistant aluminium grade 6063-T6 alloy, with stainless steel fixings.
  • Low profile and slim frames.


Also available as a standard single flap ventilator (Firelight FL2) or as a double flap ventilator (Firelight Duo); both specified separately.

General information

Color

Silver

Other

Finish

Mill finish

Powder-coated

Anodized

Material

Aluminium

Polycarbonate

Glass

Shape

Rectangle

Square

Uniclass

Pr_70_65_04_56 Natural smoke and heat exhaust ventilatorsPrimary

CAWS

L10/490 Roof ventilators

L10/47 Roof ventilators

Product range

Natural flap ventilators

Specification data - Natural smoke and heat exhaust ventilators Enhanced data

Standard

To BS EN 12101-2.

Opening type

B.

Mounting

Roof mounted, onto curb.

Roof mounted, onto glazing.

Roof mounted, onto roof sheeting.

Aerodynamic free area

Aerodynamic coefficient: up to 0.64.

Maximum overall ventilator size: 5 m².

Determined by the selected type, the chosen controls, the ventilator’s application, its geometry and its installation angle.

Reliability classification

Re 1000.

Snow load classification

Up to 5000 N/m².

Low ambient temperature classification

T (-25).

T(00) to T (-25).

Wind load classification

Up to 10 000 N/m².

Resistance to wind load: Class 5C to EN 12211 – best in class.

Resistance to heat classification

B300.

Arrangement

Flap.

Dimensions

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Length

Insert requirements, throat length 600–2500 mm (in 1 mm increments), subject to maximum overall ventilator size limit: see Aerodynamic free area for maximum overall ventilator size.


Consult manufacturer for details of overall size; the dimensions depend on the type of flap, the geometry of the ventilator and its opening angle.

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Width

Insert requirements, throat width 600–3000 mm (in 1 mm increments), subject to maximum overall ventilator size limit: see Aerodynamic free area for maximum overall ventilator size.


Consult manufacturer for details of overall size; the dimensions depend on the type of flap, the geometry of the ventilator and its opening angle.

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Height

Manufacturer's standard.

Controls

Single pneumatic cylinder.

Two pneumatic cylinders.

Initiation

Local thermal fuse.

Opens the unit at a pre-selected temperature.

External release signal.

Insert details.

Materials

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Ventilator

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Frame

Corrosion-resistant EN AW-6063 T6 aluminium alloy.

Thermally broken.

With stainless steel fixings.

Glazing

Double-glazed, 32 mm thick.

Standard infill thickness.

Double-glazed, custom thickness.

Insert requirements, 10–50 mm.

Maximum weight: 60 kg/m².

Triple-glazed, 32 mm thick.

Standard infill thickness.

Triple-glazed, custom thickness.

Insert requirements, 10–50 mm.

Maximum weight: 60 kg/m².

Polycarbonate unit, 32 mm thick.

Standard infill thickness.

Polycarbonate unit, custom thickness.

Insert requirements, 10–50 mm.

Maximum weight: 60 kg/m².

Aluminium infill panel, insulated.

EN AW-6063 T6 aluminium alloy.

Aluminium infill panel, uninsulated.

EN AW-6063 T6 aluminium alloy.

Finish

Mill finish.

Polyester powder-coated.

70 µm thick as standard.

Anodized.

20 µm thick as standard.

Other.

Special finishes available on request; consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Colour

Standard.

Mill finish/ anodized only.

RAL.

Polyester powder-coated only; insert requirements.

Seals

Double seals.

Used to reduce air leakage when closed.

Accessories

None.

Two-sided sheet metal wind baffle.

Two-sided sheet glass wind baffle.

Three-sided sheet metal wind baffle.

Three-sided sheet glass wind baffle.

Locking

Double locking.

Failsafe open.

Resistance to fire

E.

To EN 13501-1.

U-value

Up to 1.0 W/m²K.

Air permeability

Class 4.

Maximum of 0.05 m³/h/m² or 0.10 m³/h/m at 100 Pa (to EN 12207:1999).

Watertightness

Class 9A.

No leaks at static pressure of up to and including 600 Pa (to EN 12208:1999).

Sound insulation

Up to 42 dB Rw.

Literature

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Firelight natural glazed roof ventilator

Firelight natural glazed roof ventilator

Third party certifications

  • TÜV Rheinland: CE Mark / compliance with EN 12101-2. : Declaration of Performance according to EU-CPR-305/2011 referencing EC Certificate of Conformity No. 0336-CPD-35196.

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