Pacific PFLW60 Fuego-Light Steel Fire Window -/60/60

 

The Pacific Forster FuegoLight -/60/60 is a fixed glazing, steel framed fire rated window. It provides 60 minutes of integrity and 60 minutes of insulation.

The thickness of the window frame is 65 mm with an approximate glazed weight of 78 kg/m2

Glazing Type Maximum Glazed Area Max Height (mm) Max Width (mm) Frame Type Fire Rating
Timber Steel
Pyrobel 25 3.68 m2 2676 1376   √  -/60/60
Pyrobel 25 3.68 m2 1694 2176   -/60/60

Notes:

  1. Sizes noted above are the clear view.

 

 

Single Pane

Multiple Pane

Product Options

Sizing Rules

The maximum allowed clear view is 2676 mm High x 1376 mm Wide. Multiple panes may be joined by transoms/mullions. Maximum allowed total unit height is 3962 mm for interior windows and 3821 mm for exterior windows.

Alternatively, by reducing the height it is possible to have a wider window with a clear view of up to 1694 H x 2176 W.

ACoustic Performance

A certified acoustic rating of STC 42 for interior windows and STC 43 for exterior windows is available for this window type, based on the glazing type and an adjustment to the window configuration. Please notify PDS if you require acoustic certification for your fire window.

Finish

Standard preparation for interior use is powder coating.

Standard preparation for exterior use is sandblasting followed by zinc arc spray (15 year weatherability grade) to frame.

Unit can be delivered with a powder coat finish or primed ready to paint.

Exterior Situations

The window is tested to AS/NZS 4284:2008 – “Testing of building facades” and complies with requirements of NZS 4211:2008 – “Specification for performance of windows” up to and including the Extra High Wind Zone.

Frame Types & Profiles

Steel Frame

The frame is made from 1.5 mm cold formed steel box sections.

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

Wall Types

The Pacific Steel Fire Window -/60/60 is suitable for installation in timber stud, steel stud and masonry walls.

The standard installation method for steel or timber stud walls is by 12g screws at max. 450 mm centres.

The standard for Masonry installation is M8 Excalibur screwbolts (or similar) at max. 450 mm centres. No fasteners are exposed to weather or attack face.

 

Acoustical Performance Graphs

Acoustical Performance Graphs

Interior PFLW60 windows:

 

Exterior PFLW60 windows:

Thermal Insulation

The glazing used in this window has a thermal insulation rating (R-value) of:

Pyrobel 25 INT: 0.192 Km2/W

Pyrobel 25 EXT: 0.20 Km2/W

Technical Compliance Statement

The Pacific Forster FuegoLight -/60/60 fire window complies with the requirements of NZS 4232.2 Fire-resisting glazing systems when installed in accordance with Pacific Doors’ Installation Instructions into a complying fire-resistant wall.

NZS 4232.2 is referenced in the New Zealand Building Code Acceptable Solutions (Definitions)

Pacific Forster FuegoLight -/60/60 fire windows have been successfully fire-tested in accordance with AS1530.4 or BS476, as referenced in NZS 4232 and in Appendix C 5.1.1.

The fire resistance achieved by the Pacific Forster FuegoLight -/60/60 was FRR -/60/60

The Pacific Forster FuegoLight -/60/60 fire window 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.