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Dutemann Bi-folding doors from SCHUCO are a German engineered product guaranteeing precision, performance and durability. The precision engineering of the Dutemann range has created a Bi-fold door that is taller and has a slimmer vertical sight lines than any other door in our bi-fold range, fulfilling the highest demands of any project.

These Bi-fold doors are available in a range of standard and customisable options including colours, size and glazing. Standard options have quicker lead times and are a more cost effective solution. The Dutemann door panels are available in a maximum size of 1200mm wide and 3000mm high, allowing more natural light into your property than any other Bi-fold door in the range.

These Bi-fold doors are developed with security of paramount importance, all main doors are fitted with police approved locks and all intermediate panels have shoot bolts fitted at the top and the bottom of the panel for added security.

Dutemann Bi-folding doors have been manufactured to exceed current U values specified by UK Building Regulations. The internal section of the aluminium frame is separated from the external frame with a thermal barrier to reduce heat loss. These doors are also fitted with high performance glass designed to reflect heat back inside your home and each panel and frame have a multi layered weather seal. With all these features combined, these doors provide great thermal performance maximising heat loss and reducing heating bills within your home.

Technical details


 



  • Up to 3000mm in height.

  • Maximum panel width 1200mm.

  • Slim 120mm mullion (vertical profile).

  • Dual rubber sealed frame.

  • Heavy duty exposed wheel.

  • Available in double glazing / triple glazing up to 44mm.

  • Bespoke and dual colour options also available.

  • Standard colours include black, matt white, gloss white and RAL 7016 grey.

Dual installation of Dutemann folidng doors

Introducing the FD85


THE NEW FD85®

The FD85® is a brand new door from Dutemann which is a product of a 3 year design and development process to produce a superior bifold door to previous models.

The new FD85® brings with it 3 main design advances including markey leading U values, market innovation and meet all industry security standards.

The FD85® is aimed at the most discerning home owners, whether building or renovation a home homeowners, architects and builders will be able to recognise and specify the FD85® as a suitable bifold for their projects. If you are looking for superb U values, the latest in security or an innovative product within its category the FD85® has it all.

The unique Quad Bolt™ system which has gained great interest throughout the industry is one of the new design features that gives added security to this door.

The FD85 has been designed with fitters in mind, The outer frames, adjustable hinges and lock have all be designed to be easy to fit and reduce the amount of time required to fit this door. Corner setting blocks make the outer frame simple to install and once complete the rest of the installation is simple reducing time on site and cost of install.

Security

The FD85® comes complete with PAS24:2016 security standard thanks to the new security features of this door including the trade marked Quad-bolt system. This security standard makes this the perfect door for new build homes and for those looking for the best in security ensuring your project will comply with part Q of the building regulations for new dwellings.

U-Values

The FD85® has excellent overall u-values typically associated with hybrid systems such as alu-clad. When tested with standard double glazing the door achieved a u-value of under 1.5(W/m²K). The test was completed with a 2*2M door consisting of 2 panels.

Innovation

The FD85® features several new design innovations that are new to the beholding door market.

  • The 105mm mullion among the slimmest doors available
  • The FD85® has the ability to make panels up to 1.35mtrs wide allowing the client to specify a three panel bifolding door with a maximum overall width of 4.050 mtr.
Dutemann FD85 rollers cross section
Dutemann FD85 cross section