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Aluminium ‘Feature’ I-Beam

Application

Suitable for:

  • Curtain walling.
  • Curtain walling/ soffit.
  • Terracotta rainscreen.
  • Wall cladding panels.
  • Wall fitting.

Description

An aluminium ‘Feature Beam’ is the decorative alternative to the structural I-Beam.


Features and benefits:

  • Decorative alternative to a structural I-beam which can be used in conjunction with most curtain walling and cladding systems, providing visual relief between larger glazed areas.
  • Various details can be incorporated to meet client specifications, including mitred and welded corners, to provide visually sharp lines.
  • Where horizontal and vertical runs meet, complex cruciforms can be created, adding further aesthetic appeal to a building.
  • Available in a variety of metallic or plain colours, in a range of finishes.
  • Not restricted by size, weight or cost.
  • Simple to install.
  • Will not rust.
  • Virtually maintenance free.
  • Designed to complement most curtain walling systems.
  • Core cost-effective and less restricted by size or weight than conventional structural steel beams.
  • Design assistance available; consult manufacturer for details.

General information

Color

Available in a variety of metallic or plain colours.

Consult manufacturer for details.

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Finish

Consult manufacturer for details.

Powder coated

Anodized

Polished

Material

Aluminium

Standard.

Size

Length: maximum 6000 mm; insert requirements.

Uniclass

Pr_35_90_28_52 Metal finishing trimsPrimary

CAWS

H92/120 Rainscreen cladding

Specification data - Metal finishing trims Enhanced data

Material

Aluminium.

Finish

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Coating

Polyester powder coated.

Anodized.

Colour

Available in a variety of metallic or plain colours.

Consult manufacturer for details.

Profiles

Consult manufacturer's literature for details of standard sizes and angles, and options available.

Size

Height: 150–1500 mm; insert requirements.

Length: Up to 6000 mm; insert requirements.

Thickness

2 mm.

Standard.

3 mm.