These doors are used for following reasons:
- The law imposes fire rated doors specifically certified for installation on plasterboard partitions.
- Because of aesthetic reasons if compared to the fire doors certified for installation on plasterboard partitions but with corner frame.
- Easiness of installation and coverage of the complete wall thickness (of 125 or 150 mm).
Construction like the handed doors, see the corresponding description in section “HANDED DOORS / Description / EI2 120 / multipurpose (depending on the type chosen)”, but with frame of embracing type, of galvanized steel profile thickness 1,5 mm for total wall thickness 125 or 150 mm painted with epoxy-polyester powders in same RAL tone like the leaves. Fastening screws and caps for closing the holes of the frame included.
Dimensions, Orders, Notes
Doors have to be ordered with the nominal wall opening dimensions Lfm x Hfm and the opening hands to push (DX = push right, SX = push left). The real opening Lr x Hr to prepare in the partition is for the single leaf doors 20 mm less in width and 5 mm in height. Example: order Lfm 990 x 2150 Hfm, prepare opening Lr 970 x 2145 Hr. For the double leaf doors it is 10 mm less in width and 5 mm in height. Example: order Lfm 1600 x 2150 Hfm, prepare opening Lr 1590 x 2145 Hr.
In the fire rated version the embracing frame is supplied from the factory insulated with strips of plasterboard. The client has to prepare the partitions up to the line of the dimensions Lr x Hr, then install the door. The partitions do not need finishing works after doors’ installation.
Following the tables of the doors of standard dimensions. Bigger or smaller dimensions can be ordered, if in the fire rated version the dimensions of the doors, glasses and their distance from the edges have to be within those allowed by the chosen certificate.
TABLE OF STANDARD DIMENSIONS 1 LEAF
TABLE OF STANDARD DIMENSIONS 2 LEAVES
Optional accessories are the same to those listed in the section “HANDED DOORS / Optional accessories”. The rubber gasket for frame JF4 cannot be installed on embracing frames and neither sound reduction kits.