Residential Elevator Gate(s) shall be
accordion-type, factory finished, with panels connected continuously along the top and
bottom by a steel hardware hinge system. Individual hinges are to be riveted to those
adjoining, and contain stops to maintain a uniform extended position. Extruded vinyl seals
shall securely connect all adjoining panels top to bottom. Gates shall be suspended by
nylon wheels from an aluminum overhead track. Bottom pins and lead post gib travel in
floor guide (by elevator Mfg.). All necessary hardware and moldings shall be included for
normal installation. Note: To comply with ADA requirements, certain applications may call
for specific handle location placement and accessible finished opening widths.
Unique Hardware Hinge System
The Woodfold top and bottom
hardware hinge system eliminates the stretching of the vinyl panel connectors. Our roller
system is riveted to the top steel hardware hinge system allowing doors to "stay
put," whether in the stacked or extended position. This metal hinge system provides
rigidity and strength while the partition or door is fully extended.
Hardware Hinge Colors
Clear finish supplied with Off-white, Chalk and Amethyst doors. Bronze
finish supplied with all others. Gold available at optional cost.
Lead Posts I Visifold Side Channels
Vertical aluminum components are available in
clear anodized, bronze, sand and white as standard, each is
color coordinated with panel connector finish. Gold available at optional cost.
Panel Connectors (240 Series)
Color-coordinated, extruded vinyl, barbed and imbedded in saw kerfs in
panel edges with special adhesives. Supplied as standard in the following colors: White
with Off-white, Chalk and Amethyst vinyl; Sand with Hardwood Birch and Oak, Birch and
Natural Oak Vinyl, Tan, Tahiti and Rattan vinyl; Brown with all other vinyl or hardwood
Woodfold Residential Elevator Gates are guaranteed against failure
resulting from defective material or workmanship.
All series with factory standard finishes, two weeks. Custom finishes,
three weeks after color approval. All others, "check with factory."
Natural Hardwood Veneers
Select grade veneers of four popular hardwoods are laminated to 1/4"MDF providing
excellent dimensional stability. Factory finishing with sealer and protective clear
lacquer top-coats minimizes moisture retention and increases panel stability. Standard
hardwoods are: Birch, Oak, Mahogany and Walnut. Custom stain finishes and exotic or
special hardwoods are available with sufficient lead time. Contact our headquarters for
Vinyl-Lam Wood grains
Eight realistic appearing faux wood finishes are offered. Finishes are
laminated to 1/4"medium density fiberboard providing excellent dimensional stability.
Wood grain finishes include: Birch, Natural Oak, Light Oak, Dark Oak, Pecan, Teak,
Mahogany and Walnut. Light Oak finish is available with Class 1 fire-retardant core.
Solid Colors & Textures
Six vinyl finishes are offered. Off-white and Tan and multi-toned Chalk,
Tahiti, Rattan and Amethyst textures. All are laminated to 1/4" MDF providing
excellent dimensional stability. Chalk vinyl finish is available with Class 1
High-pressure decorative laminates from Wilsonart, Pionite, Nevamar and
Formica may be specified. Please advise pattern number and manufacturer.
Visifold gates feature 1/8"thick,
transparent, clear or bronze-toned acrylic panels. Panels can be used alone or in
combination with our other standard gate finishes. Other clear or opaque 1/8" thick
panel options are offered by quotation.
Woodfold's Alumifold Gates incorporate our exclusive hinge system with
aluminum frame side channels with clear finished anodized aluminum panels .080"
thick. Offered in your choice of solid or perforated aluminum either can be used alone or
in combination with the other for an aesthetically pleasing and secure elevator gate.