Frameless glass doors create a strong, safe and secure way of closing your entrance while maintaining the aesthetic appeal of your living space. The frameless doors have no outer frame work and you have a choice of pivot or hinge doors. The frameless doors can also be decorated with any design to create an ‘arty’ look.
Frameless Doors Hinge and Pivot Doors
Limitations on hinge doors:
The maximum width on a hinge door is 900mm. The maximum height on a hinge door is 2100mm. 65kg is the maximum weight that a hinge door is allowed to be.Any hinge door higher than 1900mm needs to have an additional hinge in the middle of the panel. The extra hinge is only stability purposes stabilizing the centre of the hinge door.It is advisable not to use hinge doors for external use but only for internal applications. The sealing strips used on hinge doors are not UV stabilized. Hinge doors are not water proof.
Limitation on pivot hinges doors:
The maximum width on a pivot hinge door is 1000mm. The maximum height on a pivot hinge door is 2100mm. 45kg is the maximum weight that a pivot hinge door is allowed to be. The top structure on which the pivot hinge is connected to needs to be a steel-, concrete- or a laminated beam. The pivot hinge can not be connected to a top glass fix. Pivot hinge doors can not be used for external applications. The sealing strips used on pivot hinge doors are not UV stabilized. Pivot hinge doors are not water proof.
Limitation on pivot doors:
The maximum width on a pivot door is 1500mm. The maximum height on a pivot hinge door is 2400mm. 10mm or 12mm toughened glass needs to be used for any pivot door application. 120kg is the maximum weight that a pivot door is allowed to be. Any pivot door that is wider than 1200mm needs to have a bottom and top rail with pivot points are attached to. For any pivot door that is 1200mm or wider the pivot point needs to move inwards along the width of the panel.Pivot doors are not waterproof unless a top and bottom rail is installed onto the pivot door or a aluminium frame are build around the pivot door.