FW Side Hung Escape Window

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Fakro GB Ltd

Side hung escape/ access window.

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Description

Side hung roof window suitable for roofs of 15–55º pitch.

The sash opens through 90° and is fitted with a gas piston to assist opening and hold the sash stable when open.

Available in left or right hand opening (refers to the position of the handle when viewed from the outside).

Manufactured in vacuum impregnated pine with a choice of internal finishes in natural pine, white acrylic and white polyurethane.

General information

Uniclass 2015

Pr_30_59_98_97 Wood frame roof window unitsPrimary

CAWS

L10/480 Roof windows

L10/50 Roof windows

Specification data - Wood frame roof window units

Product Reference

FW Side Hung Escape / Access Window

Type

FWL

Left handed, natural pine matt lacquer internal finish.

FWR

Right handed, natural pine matt lacquer internal finish.

FWL/W

Left handed, natural pine white acrylic internal finish.

FWR/W

Right handed, natural pine white acrylic internal finish.

FWL/U

Left handed, natural pine white polyurethane internal finish.

FWL/R

Right handed, natural pine white polyurethane internal finish.

FWL/C

Conservation style with sash bar and black external cladding, left handed. Pine internal finish.

FWR/C

Conservation style with sash bar and black external cladding, right handed. Pine internal finish.

Window

-

Type

03

660 x 980 mm.

04

660 x 1180 mm.

05

780 x 980 mm.

06

780 x 1180 mm.

08

660 x 1180 mm.

15

940 x 980 mm.

22

660 x 780 mm.

Finish

-

Internal frame and sash

Painted, RAL

Insert RAL colour reference.

Water based acrylic lacquer, clear

As standard.

Water based acrylic lacquer, colour

Select insert from Options list.

External cladding

Aluminium, polyester powder coated RAL 7022

Brown as standard.

Aluminium, polyester powder coated RAL

Insert RAL colour reference.

Copper

Titanium zinc

Glazing unit

Insulated, P2 - anti-burglary double glazed

As standard.

Insulated, R1 acoustic double glazed

Insulated, O2 obscured double glazed

Insulated, H reflective double glazed

Insert tint.

Insulated, P4 anti-burglary double glazed

Insulated, W tinted glass double glazed

Insert tint.

Blind

Not required

AJP, colour

Venetian blind. Insert colour reference.

AJP-B, colour

Venetian blind with remote adjustment of angle of slats. Insert colour reference.

AJP-E, colour

Venetian blind with electronic operation. Insert colour reference.

APS, colour

Pleated blind. Insert colour reference.

ARF, colour

Blackout blind. Insert colour reference.

ARP, colour

Roller blind with aluminium side runners. Insert colour reference.

ARS, colour

Roller blind. Insert colour reference.

Flashing

-

Type

EHW

High profiled interlocking roof coverings up to 90 mm deep.

ELW

Non-interlocking slates up to 8 mm thick.

EPW

Non-interlocking plain peg tiles up to 15 mm thick.

ESW

For thin, flat profiled roofing materials.

EZW

Interlocking roof covering up to 45 mm deep.

EHW/C

Conservation style flashing for high profiled interlocking roof coverings up to 90 mm deep.

EPW/C

Conservation style flashing for non-interlocking plain peg tiles up to 15 mm thick.

ELW/C

Conservation style flashing for non-interlocking slates up to 8 mm thick.

ESW/C

Conservation style flashing for thin, flat roofing materials.

EZW/C

Conservation style flashing for interlocking roof covering up to 45 mm thick.

Combination flashing

Insert Fakro reference.

Material and finish

Aluminium with polyester powder coating, RAL 7022

Brown as standard.

Aluminium with polyester powder coating, RAL

Insert RAL colour reference.

Accessories

None

Control rod, ZST

Manual operation of internal blinds.

Insect screen, AMS

Glass fibre netting screen on aluminium runners.

Window lock, ZBL

Other requirements

None

Air-permeable underfelt collar, XDP

Airtight flashing, XDS

Insulation band, XWT

Internal lining, XLW-30

300 mm deep.

Internal lining, XLW-40

400 mm deep.

Standard product features

Side opening for means of escape or access onto roof.

Product Options

Window:

– Finish:

Internal frames and sashes are finished in clear matt lacquer as standard, also available in white acrylic and white polyurethane, can also be finished with a lacquer from the Lazurite range, including afromosia, light oak, mahogany, teak or walnut, or painted in any RAL colour.

Glazing unit:

– Insulated, P2 anti-burglary double glazing (as standard):

  • 4mm toughened outer pane, 16 mm argon filled cavity, 6.6mm laminated inner pane with low e coating facing into cavity.
  • Glazing U-value: 1.0 W/m²K.
  • Whole window U-value: 1.4 W/m²K.

– Insulated, R1 acoustic double glazing:

  • 6 mm toughened outer pane, 12mm argon filled cavity, 6.6 mm laminated inner pane with sound proofing epoxy resin between the two sheets and low e coating facing into the cavity.
  • Airborne sound reduction, R1: 41.dB.

– Insulated, O2 obscured double glazing:

4 mm toughened glass outer with embossed pattern, 14 mm argon filled cavity, 6.6mm laminated inner pane with low e coating facing into cavity.

– Insulated, H reflective double glazing:

  • 4 mm reflective toughened outer pane, 14 mm argon filled cavity, 6.6 mm toughened inner pane with low e coating facing into cavity.
  • Reflective tints: Blue H1, Brown H3, Grey H5, Green H7, Clear H9.

– Insulated, P4 security double glazing:

4 mm toughened glass outer, 16 mm argon filled cavity, laminated glass inner consisting of two sheets of 4 mm glass with a 1.52 mm layer of PVB (Polyvinylbutyral) between and with low e coating facing into cavity.

– Insulated, W tinted double glazing:

  • 4 mm tinted, toughened outer pane, 14 mm argon filled cavity, 6.6 mm laminated inner pane with low e coating facing into cavity.
  • Tints: Blue W2, Brown W4, Grey W6, Green W8.

Blind:

Consult Fakro for availability of fabrics and to obtain samples.

Flashings:

Specialized flashings are available for horizontal and vertical window groups, Consult Fakro for guidance and availability.

Other requirements:

  • Air-permeable underfelt collar, XDP: Collar for sealing the window frame to the roofing underlay.
  • Airtight flashing, XDS: Polyethylene membrane for joining the vapour control layer in the roof construction to the window frame. Supplied with single and double sided adhesive tapes.
  • Insulation band, XWT: Polyethylene foam tape with self-adhesive backing, intended for sealing the junction between the window frame and the roof structure to reduce thermal bridging and air infiltration.
  • Internal lining, XLW: Internal surround for the window opening, with a white surface to increase the amount of light reaching the room.

Literature
Third party certifications
  • EN: 14351-1
  • EN: 13049
  • British Board of Agrément (BBA) - certficate
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