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Birmingham Garage & Industrial Doors Ltd

Fast Action Door, High Speed, Rapid, opening and closing, manufactured by, Birmingham Garage & Industrial Doors ltd in Birmingham, West midlands

Manufactured by BGID, our Fast Action Door offers high speed and rapid opening and closing movements based on a state of the art design principles. The doors fully adjustable fast action significantly improves heat / cold temperature control, minimising the length of time the opening is exposed. Environmental considerations, such as draught, dust and noise are also much better controlled.

Specification for BGID  Fast Action Doors:

Dimensions: all Fast Action doors are made to measure – to accommodate a wide range of sizes and options.

Door Panel:  The curtain is manufactured from panama weave PVC coated polyester, and is available in 5 standard colours – red, blue, orange, yellow and grey. A full width clear PVC window is set into the door curtain, and is 670 mm deep and is positioned 1200 mm. above the bottom of the door. Vertical bands are built into the door to stabilise the PVC when the door curtain is under tension – the number of bands varying with the width of the door

Frame Legs: manufactured from galvanised steel sheet, folded to shape, providing an effective guide system for the curtains movement. Constructed to space efficient dimensions to minimise intrusion and along with the protective hood are normally supplied in galvanised finish, but can be powder coat paint finished to RAL / BS standard colours.

Motor:  The drive unit is a single speed inverter compatible brake motor, with direct drive onto the counter balance assisted drum shaft complete with manual wind open facility.

Controls: Supplied as standard with 2 no. open and close push buttons and emergency stop, factory wired to the door of the control cabinet, and with variable timer control for automatic closing. The standard control cabinet meets the requirements of the Machinery Directive 98/37 EC.

Safety Features: The unit is supplied with optical failsafe safety reverse leading edge and safety “hold open” optical beam normally set 300 mm. above floor level to prevent door downward travel. The safe edge is designed with a breakaway system for easy repair. 

Power Supply:  It is imperative that the motor is operated on a filtered clean 240v ac electrical supply, rated 16 amp and preferably designated single phase. 


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