Pacific VP30 Double Action Door Set -/30/30sm


The Pacific VP30 double action steel framed door set (VP30DA SF) is a 180° pivoting door. The door set configuration may be single leaf or pair, finished with a variety of facings and pivoted in a steel frame.

The Pacific VP30 double action fire door set can be supplied as a smoke control door as defined in the NZBC Acceptable Solutions. Bottom seals are not available with this door type.

The thickness of the VP30DA 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
 -/30/30sm 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. Insulation ratings must be notified at time of pricing for steel frames.

Product Options

Leaf Facings

  • Plywood
  • Steel – mild or stainless (0.6 – 0.9mm)
  • Timber veneers
  • Aluminium sheet
  • Decorative timber mouldings
  • MDF
  • Hardboard
  • High pressure laminate
    up to 1.5mm thick (e.g. Laminex, Formica)


  1. Of the above facings only those marked * may extend around the door edge.
  2. Steel frames are required where metal capping is used.
  3. Standard Paint Quality doors are allowed ‘non-clashed’ to provide best surface for finish painting.
  4. Other facings may be available, please contact Pacific Doors to discuss further options.

Leaf Edges

The leaf edges listed below are available for the VP30DA SF door set

Frame Types & Profiles

Timber Frame

This door set is not available in a timber frame. Please see the VP30HR DA TF door set for a double action fire door in a timber frame.

Steel Frame

The steel frame profiles listed below are available for the VP30DA SF door set.

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

Meeting Stiles

The below meeting stiles 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) or GBS90 (for VP60-DA). 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) or GBT90 (for VP90-DA) (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
Pyrobel* 0.32m2 850 950 -/30/30 -/30/30
Georgian Wired 0.32m2 850 950 -/30/30 -/30/-
Firelite 0.32m2 850 950 -/30/30 -/30/-
Robax 0.32m2 850 950 -/30/30 -/30/-
Pyran* 0.32m2 850 950 -/30/30 -/30/-


  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.

For 30 minute door sets with larger vision panel options, please contact Pacific Doors

Circular Vision Panels

Size allowance

Standard Cross Section

Standard Vision Panel Cross Sections

Timber Bead

Aluminium Bead

Sidelights and Overlights

Sidelights and Overlights are not applicable to this door set. Please contact Pacific Doors to discuss your requirements.


Steel Framed Transom Overpanel Elevations and Details

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

Please note that when adding an overpanel to this door set, the permitted height and width of the door leaf reduces to 2040h x 930w.

Additional Door Options

Push or Kickplates

Push plates or kickplates can be of the below permitted materials . These may be surface mounted or recessed flush with the door facing. Fixing by screws or contact adhesive.

  • 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.

Technical Compliance Statement

The VP30 DA 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 VP30 DA 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 VP30 DA was FRR -/30/30

The VP30 DA 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.