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VELFAC Ribo Alu Outward Opening Glazed Door

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  • Secured By Design

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  • QA Certificate

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Medium-duty composite wood/ aluminium doors, typically applied for domestic entrances, or side entrances to public buildings or office blocks.

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Composite wood/ aluminium doors.

Features and benefits:

  • Can be installed as either outward or inward opening.
  • Available as single or double leaf.
  • Flush entrance doors are available in a number of external designs and can incorporate a range of glass apertures.
  • Glazed entrance doors provide maximum daylight.
  • Available with 32 mm double and 52 mm triple glazed units.
  • Five year warranty.

Vision glazing:

Doors will be delivered to site pre-glazed with 32 mm or 52 mm toughened/laminated glass where required, allowing for 6.8mm laminate where secured by design is required. Insulating glass units all supplied conforming to:

  • BS 952: Glass for Glazing – Part 1: Classification.
  • BS EN 572: Glass in building – Basic soda lime silicate glass products – Part 2: Float glass.
  • BS EN 12150: Glass in building – Thermally toughened soda lime silicate safety glass – Part 1: definition and description.
  • BS EN ISO 12543: Glass in building – Laminated safety glass.
  • BS EN 12600: Specification for Impact Performance.
  • BS EN 1279: Glass in building – Insulating glass units.
  • BS 6262: Code of practice for glazing for buildings.
  • BS 6206: Specification for impact performance requirements for flat safety glass and safety plastics for use in buildings.
  • BS EN 6180: Barriers in and about buildings – Code of practice.

The VELFAC Ribo Door System is only available with an order for VELFAC 200.

General information

Wood/ aluminium



Uniclass 2015
Composite doorsets (Pr_30_59_24_16)Primary
Specification data - Composite doorsets
Product Reference

VELFAC Ribo Wood/ Aluminium Doors

Configuration -

Flush entrance doors with timber veneer faced leaf

Glazed entrance doors


Double, flush entrance doors

1240 x 1700 mm minimum, 2335 x 2450 mm maximum.

Double, glazed entrance doors

1190 x 1700 mm minimum, 2335 x 2500 mm maximum.

Single, flush entrance doors

650 x 1700 mm minimum, 1200 x 2450 mm maximum.

Single, glazed entrance doors

650 x 1700 mm minimum, 1200 x 2500 mm maximum.




Size -

As drawing

As schedule

Glazing bars

Not required

Flush doors.

31 mm

68 mm mid rail

113 mm mid rail

Colour/ Finish -
Internal frame

Clear lacquer

Factory painted to a RAL colour

Gloss level 20%.

External sash

Anodized bronze

Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Anodized silver

Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Polyester powder coated RAL

Standard gloss level 77%, also available as 30% gloss. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Glazing -

Sandwich panel

RAL colour, silver or bronze anodized, externally, clear lacquer or RAL colour internally, insert requirements.

Vision glazing

Solar control


To prevent heat build-up.

Not required

Ironmongery/ Accessories

Various available, consult manufacturer and insert requirements.

Standard product features


  • Pinewood with an external cladding of aluminium.
  • Timber sections are constructed with 60% heartwood from North European forests. Where any timber is even partially exposed to the external surfaces, a minimum of 60% heartwood is used.
  • Door frames are formed using laminated sections.


Polyester powder-coated in compliance with BS 6496, BS 6497, GSB and DIN 50939 - gloss level 77% or 30%.

Thermal isolator:

Wood and aluminium are not in direct contact with each other, which ensures no cold bridge.


  • Glazing beads are made of aluminium with EPDM gaskets.
  • Glazing is externally beaded and bonded to internal frame.

Ironmongery/ Accessories:

Stainless steel lever handles, oval cylinder, closer (optional).

Product Options

Configuration type:

- Glazed entrance door:

  • Comprises timber sections and glazed aluminium profiles.
  • Can be divided by glazing bars with the resulting apertures glazed or panelled.
  • Three locking points as standard.
  • Oval cylinder.
  • Threshold: 18 mm (outward opening); 22.5 mm (inward opening); 45mm oak threshold (optional).
  • A range of alternative ironmongery is available, please consult manufacturer for more information.

- Flush entrance door:

  • Comprises timber sections with external aluminium profiles to the outer frame.
  • Smooth or grooved external finish (the internal finish is smooth) is available in several designs and incorporates a range of glass apertures - Smooth, Vertical, Diagonal and Fishbone.
  • Three locking points as standard. Can be supplied with single closing point.
  • Oval cylinder.
  • Threshold: 18 mm (outward opening); 22.5 mm (inward opening); 45mm oak threshold (optional).
  • Kick-plate internally and externally (both optional).

A range of alternative ironmongery is available, please consult manufacturer for more information.


Consult manufacturer for available RAL colours.


Doors can incorporate a wide range of glass apertures including acoustic glazing, privacy glazing laminate and toughened all available where required. Please consult manufacturer for details.

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Third party certifications
  • Specification reference D155-005 & D155-007. Certificate No: Available from manufacturer on request
  • FSC Mix: Multisite Chain of Custody and Controlled Wood
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