High performing louvres offering great protection against wind-driven rain penetration, good airflow and a continuous line appearance on a façade.
- Blade Orientation: Horizontal
- Mullion Type: Recessed
- Louvre Depth: 129mm
- Blade Pitch: 51mm
- Weight: 27kg/m2 based on a 2m x 2m module size
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- Rain Penetration Class: A up to 3.0m/s
- Airflow Class: 3 (entry & discharge)
- Airflow Coefficient Ce (entry): 0.289
- Airflow Coefficient Cd (discharge): 0.284
- K factor (entry / discharge): 11.973 / 12.398
WIND DRIVEN RAIN PERFORMANCE (EN 13030:2001)
|Core Ventilation Rate (m/s)||0,0||0,5||1,0||1,5||2,0||2,5||3,0||3,5|
|Penetration Class (13m/s & 75mm/hr)||A||A||A||A||A||A||A||B|
|Airflow||Coefficient of Entry Ce||0,289||Class 3||Coefficient of Discharge Cd||0,284||Class 3|
RESISTANCE TO AIRFLOW
RESISTANCE TO AIRFLOW – ENTRY (Ce)2
RESISTANCE TO AIRFLOW – DISCHARGE (Cd)2
Note: Based on a 1m x 1m size. Smaller louvres may have a higher Pressure Drop.
MATERIALS & FINISHES
- Aluminium alloy 6063-T6
Mullions powder coated black as standard.
Louvre blades and perimeter frames:
- Mill finish
- Clear or colour anodised
- Polyester powder coated Matt (standard) or gloss
- Head / cill / jamb cover plates
- Blanking panels (single skin or insulated)
- Bird / vermin guards, insect mesh
- Louvred doors
The principal reason for using louvres is to allow the movement of air. But, louvre specification is a balance between form and function, with louvred façade appearance playing an important part in the selection process.