Wind-Certified Commercial-Grade Door

Fueled by constant changes in local and national building codes, as well as increasing insurance costs, doors with validated wind certification can dramatically reduce maintenance and replacement costs and minimize downtime. DBCI's wind-certified doors are designed to meet stringent building codes in coastal regions and Florida.

Curtain

  • 26-gauge galvanized, Grade E hard steel
  • Deep-ribbed corrugation with three-rivet windlock attachment
  • Maximum opening size of 18’ x 16’
  • Siliconized polyester WeatherX paint over prime coat
  • 20 standard colors, special colors available upon request
  • Wash coat over primer interior side
  • 30-year film integrity warranty, up to 25-year chalk and fade warranty Flexible wear strips
  • Flexible wear strips

NOTE: The 5000 Series are wind rated up to 16’0” wide and approximately 140 MPH. The MPH rating increases as the door width decreases.

Approximate* MPH Certification

  • 10' wide = 150 mph
  • 12' wide = 150 mph
  • 14' wide = 146 mph
  • 16' wide = 140 mph

* For test results on doors up to 20' wide, please contact DBCI Commercial Sales at 800.542.0501

Bottom Bar

  • 6063 – T6 aluminum extrusion
  • 2” x 1 ½” galvanized angles
  • Bulb astragal
  • Stainless steel nuts and bolts

 

Axle-Drum Assembly

  • 1 5⁄16” O.D. steel axle, 14-gauge
  • 11-gauge axle on doors over 10’ wide
  • Utilizes 12”, 16-gauge drums
  • Shielded steel ball bearings in drums
  • Full top sheet
  • Oil tempered torsion springs

 

A.C.E. Guide System

  • 12-gauge galvanized steel
  • 12-gauge wind lock bar
  • Adjustable bolt on head stop
  • Polyethylene wear strip
  • Pre-punched for lock and attachment fasteners

 

Hardware

  • Saddle clamps with set fasteners
  • 10-gauge slide locks; 2 per door
  • 16-gauge step plate; 2 per door
  • ¼” steel angle T-bracket

 

Opening Height Headroom

  • Doors up to 10’ have 20” of headroom
  • Doors 10’ to 14’ have 22” of headroom
  • Doors over 14’ have 24” of headroom

 

Options

  • Insulated 5250 Series
  • Chain hoist 8:1 reduction
  • Header seal
  • Hood
  • Steel mounting plates
  • Electric operator

 

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