Pacific VP120DA Double Action Door Set -/120/60sm


Pacific Double Action door sets are 180o pivoting doors. The door set configuration may be single leaf or pair, finished with a variety of facings and pivoted in a steel frame.

The Pacific Double Action fire door set can be supplied as a smoke control door as defined in the NZBC Acceptable Solutions Appendix C, C6.1.2. Bottom seals are not available with this door type.

The thickness of the VP120 DA SF door leaf is 48mm with an approximate leaf weight of 27kg/m2

 Wall Type Fire Resistance Rating
Door Application Max Leaf
Height (mm)
Max Leaf
Width (mm)
 Steel Stud Wall
Timber Stud Wall
Masonry Wall
 -/120/60sm Single or Pair 2650 1075
Single or Pair 2400 1200


  1. Please note that the maximum leaf width shown above is measured per door leaf.
  2. The ‘sm’ above denotes that the door is available as a smoke control door set.
  3. The Fire Resistance Rating of a VP120DA pair is -/120/60sm

Product Options

Leaf Facings

  • Plywood
  • Aluminium sheet (0.3mm to 1mm)
  • Steel – mild or stainless (0.6 – 0.9mm)
  • Veneered Plywood


  1. Door comes clashed with aluminium bullnose section to enable the double action movement.
  2. See Additional Door Options for more facing alternatives.

Leaf Edges

The leaf edges listed below are available for the VP120DA door set

Frame Types & Profiles

Timber Frame

Timber frames are not applicable for fire doors above 60 minute fire rating.

Steel Frame

The steel frame profiles listed below are available for the VP120DA door set.

Stainless steel frames are only approved grouted into masonry or concrete walls.

For more in depth information on frame profiles and sizes, please see our Installation Instructions.

Meeting Stiles

The meeting stiles listed below are applicable to paired door sets only.

Wall Types

Jambs may be connected to timber stud, steel stud or concrete/masonry walls.

The minimum specification for each wall type is:

  • Precast concrete (150mm thickness minimum) or grouted blockwork (140mm thickness minimum).
  • Non-load bearing steel stud partitions of minimum specifications GBS60 (for VP30-DA), GBS90 (for VP60-DA) or GBS120a (for VP120DA). Note that 100mm nom. wall framing is necessary where fitting of the head spring hardware is specified.
  • Non-load bearing timber stud partitions of minimum specifications GBT30 (for VP30-DA) or GBT60b (for VP60-DA), GBT90 (for VP90-DA) or GBT180 (for VP120DA) (as listed in “Gib® Fire Rated Systems”), all based on minimum 100x50mm framing. Note that minimum 100mm nom. wall framing is necessary where fitting of head spring hardware is specified.

Product Optional Extras

Vision Panels

Glazing Type Maximum Glazed Area Max Height (mm) Max Width (mm) Glazing Bead FRR with Vision Panel
Timber Aluminum Up to 0.065m2 Over 0.065m2
Georgian Wired 0.065m2 305 750   -/120/60 n/a
Pyroceram 0.065m2 850 750   -/120/60 n/a
Robax 0.065m2 850 750   -/120/60 n/a
Pyran 0.065m2 850 750   -/120/60 n/a


  1. Please note that the height and width of the vision panel must still fall within the maximum glazed area.
  2. Glazing types marked with * indicate Grade A Safety glass.

Standard Vision Panel Cross Sections

Timber Bead

Not applicable for this door set

Aluminium Bead

Sidelights and Overlights

Sidelights and overlights are not applicable for this door set.


Overpanels with transom are available to an overall height of 3600mm in single or paired door sets.


Additional Door Options

Push or Kickplates

Push plates or kickplates can be of the below permitted materials. Fixing may be via screws or contact adhesive only.

  • Steel
  • Acrovyn

Adjacent Doors

Adjacent fire rated doors are permitted provided the central mullion is grouted steel. Maximum width of the coupled door sets is 3600mm overall.

Restaurant Function

A modified door set allowing two door leaves to open 90o in opposite directions and closing onto short header-fixed stops is available.

Decorative panels

Decorative panels (e.g. stone, glass, timber or similar) can be added to one face of the door leaf provided:

•    Panel is glue fixed (no screws or nails)
•    Panel weight is less than 35 kg
•    Leaf dimensions are 2400 x 1020 or less
•    Leaf is hung in a steel frame

Panels to be installed on site by others. They can be either glued directly to the face of the leaf or onto timber battens glued to the leaf.

If the decorative panel is on the hinge face of the leaf, please specify extended "wide throw" hinges.
Please note that special hardware items may be required (e.g. extended spindles).
Decorative panels are not allowed in conjunction with vision panels.


Thermal Insulation

This door leaf has a thermal insulation rating (R-value) of 0.692 Km2/W.

Technical Compliance Statement

The VP120DA fire door complies with the requirements of NZS 4520 Fire-resistant door sets when installed in accordance with Pacific Doors’ Installation Instructions into a complying fire-resistant wall, and when fitted with approved hardware.

NZS 4520 is referenced in the New Zealand Building Code Acceptable Solutions (Appendix C 6.1.1)

Pacific VP120DA fire doors have been successfully fire-tested in accordance with AS1530.4, as referenced in NZS 4520 and in Appendix C 5.1.1.

The fire resistance achieved by the VP120DA was FRR: -/120/60

The VP120DA fire door will satisfy the requirements of NZBC, B2 “Durability” under conditions of use, installation and maintenance specified by Pacific Doors, or specific contractual guarantees, whichever are overriding.