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AluK 58BW SA Open In Thermally Broken Student Accommodation Window System

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AluK (GB) Ltd

Aluminium louvred panel and open in casement window.

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Description

Aluminium louvred panel and open in casement window. The window system incorporates a bead glazed fixed louvre externally as part of the window outer frame only. Face fixed louvres cannot be used.

Features and benefits:

  • Two glazing pockets enable an external louvred panel with choice of bottom hung, side hung, tilt before turn and fixed light internal options, all suitable for use in a variety of applications.
  • Windows project inwards and can be fully customized in terms of security, weather and functionality.
  • Windows are Secured by Design accredited and are Q-Marked in accordance with BS 4873 and PAS 24.
  • Aluminium profiles are extruded in accordance with BS EN 12020, and are manufactured from grade 6060/6063 T6 aluminium.
  • Compliant with ADL1/ ADL2 capable of achieving U-values of 1.6 W/m²K.

General information
Size

As drawing

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As schedule

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Uniclass 2015
Pr_30_59_98_02 Aluminium window unitsPrimary
CAWS

L10/25 Aluminium windows

L10/330 Aluminium windows

Specification data - Aluminium window units
Product Reference

AluK 58BW SA Open In Thermally Broken Student Accommodation Window System

Size

As drawing

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As schedule

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Configuration

Bottom hung vent

Fixed light

Side hung vent

TBT - Tilt before Turn

Glazing

Glass panels

28–40 mm glass look-a-like panels, insert requirements.

Glazing

28–40 mm insulating glass units, insert requirements.

Infill panels

28–40 mm insulated sandwich panels, insert requirements.

Finish -
Exterior -
Type

Anodized to a minimum 15 micrometres thickness

Polyester powder coated to a minimum 60 micrometres thickness

Polyester powder coated to a minimum 60 micrometres thickness with marine environment guarantee

Texture

Not applicable

For anodized.

High gloss

Matt

Semi-gloss

Textured

Textured metallic

Colour

Insert RAL colour requirement or type 'Not applicable' for anodized.

Interior -
Type

Anodized to a minimum 15 micrometres thickness

Polyester powder coated to a minimum 60 micrometres thickness

Polyester powder coated to a minimum 60 micrometres thickness with marine environment guarantee

As exterior

Texture

Not applicable

For anodized.

High gloss

Matt

Semi-gloss

Textured

Textured metallic

As exterior

Colour

Insert RAL colour requirement, type 'As exterior' or 'Not applicable' for anodized.

Ironmongery

Lifetime Homes manual vents

Bottom sash position, insert requirements.

Manual opening vents

Centre sash position, insert requirements.

Standard product features

Outer frame:

AW695 - Louvre window frame.

Frame depth:

70 mm.

Vent:

AW621 - Square vent.

Bead:

Square.

Recommended weight limits (maximum):

  • Tilt before turn sash: 100 kg.
  • Tilt only sash: 100 kg.
  • Turn only sash: 100 kg.

Performance:

  • Air permeability rating: Class 3 (600 Pa).
  • Water tightness rating: Class 8A (450 Pa).
  • Wind resistance: E2400 (2400 Pa).

Product Options

Recommended size limits (maximum):

  • Casement fixed light: 2400 x 2400 mm.
  • Tilt before turn sash (w x h): 1725 x 2300 mm (hardware limits).
  • Tilt only sash (w x h): 1725 x 2300 mm (hardware limits).
  • Turn only sash (w x h): 1725 x 2300 mm (hardware limits).
  • Tilt before turn sash (w x h): 715 x 1530 mm (tested limits).
  • Tilt before turn sash (w x h): 1065 x 2230 mm (tested limits - BS 4873 only).

Configuration:

Manual opening vents are hung on AluK concealed tilt and turn gearing with multipoint locking mechanism and standard AluK locking handle.

Glazing:

- Glass panels:

28–40 mm glass look-a-like panels incorporating two panes of minimum 6 mm-thick glass, with a 16 mm argon gas filled cavity and ceramic painted internal face with foil backed insulation to achieve a maximum 0.35 W/m²K centre pane. Exposed internal faces of insulation incorporate an internal polyester powder coated aluminium tray backing.

- Glazing:

28–40 mm insulating glass units incorporating a clear low emissivity inner pane and a clear outer pane with an argon gas filled cavity and 'warm edge' spacer bar to achieve a maximum centre pane U-value of 1.0 W/m²K. All glass within 800 mm from FFL should be toughened or laminated (within 1500 mm from FFL if within 300 mm of a door).

- Infill panels:

28–40 mm insulated sandwich panels incorporating two sheets of a minimum 2 mm-thick polyester powder coated aluminium sheet to match framing and minimum 24 mm non-combustible foam insulation core.

Finish:

  • A variety of powder coated colours are available in accordance with BS 6496 and BS EN 12206-1:2004. Powder coating is applied to a Qualicoat standard, utilizing an inline flash anodizing pre-treatment process, with the polyester powder coating applied within 30 minutes of the flash anodizing process to ensure suitable adhesion.
  • Windows can be dual coloured, textured or have an anodized finish.

Ironmongery:

  • Compatible with Winkhaus Activ Pilot Tilt Before Turn Gearing.
  • Winkhaus TBT locking handles (varied finish).
  • Handle option available for Lifetime Homes (LTH).

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