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Aluminum Thermally Controlled

The Aluminum Thermally Controlled system is the result of an extensive design process focused on energy efficiency, structural integrity and versatility featuring a narrow 2 15/16" stile and rail profile with thermal breaks throughout for improved performance. Our proprietary core and fascia design allows for split finish color options for the interior and exterior providing maximum design flexibility.

Perfect for those climates where you want to keep either the cold or hot air out and the ideal temperature in. The Aluminum Thermally Controlled system offers the sleek and contemporary design of our Aluminum system with improved thermal performance and added features.

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  • Options  
  • Sizes  
  • Colors  
  • Hardware  
  • Glass  
  • Technical  
  • Performance  

Features

 

LaCantina Doors' Aluminum Thermally Controlled swing door is offered as a complete system with the following:

  • Perfect for hot & cold climates to keep the ideal temperature in
  • Clean and narrow 2 15/16" stile & rail profile doors
  • Thicker 2 1/4" panels suitable for high wind environment
  • Panel design offers split finish options for the exterior and interior for versatility of colors and aesthetic
  • Thermal struts that creates a non-conductive bridge between the outside and the inside of the door
  • Wider and taller than typical swing doors
  • Concealed multi-point locking system for ease of operation and security
  • Inswing and Outswing configurations
  • Flush threshold options
  • Commercial options including panic hardware
  • Clear & bronze anodized, and white in-stock finishes or create a distinctive color
  • Hardware finishes available in stainless or bronze
  • Wide range of glazing options for improved thermal performance
  • Unique narrow door profiles to match our folding and multi slide doors

Options

 

OPTIONS INCLUDE:

  • Over-sized panels
  • Inswing or outswing options

Sizes

 

SIZING & CONFIGURATION OPTIONS

The Aluminum Thermally Controlled swing door is available in standard sizes to suit the most popular openings or can be "made to measure".

 

POPULAR CONFIGURATIONS

STD. FRAME
HEIGHT
MAX. FRAME
HEIGHT
  7' & 8' 10' 4"
  STD. FRAME WIDTH MAX. FRAME WIDTH

1 PANEL


1L or 1R

 

3' 2 1/16"

 

3' 6 1/8"

2 PANELS


1L 1R

 


6' 1 3/16"
 

 

6' 9 5/8"

Colors

 

COLOR OPTIONS

LaCantina Doors offer a wide range of in-stock, optional and custom colors. These color options will allow you to complement or match virtually almost any color for your project needs.

IN-STOCK COLORS

Clear Anodized

Bronze Anodized

White

OPTIONAL COLORS

A wide range of the most popular colors in the marketplace today.

Fast Track White

Fast Track White

Bone White

Bone White

Sandtone

Sandtone

Pebble Gray

Pebble Gray

Terratone

Terratone

Chestnut Bronze

Chestnut Bronze

Dark Chocolate

Dark Chocolate

Black

Black

Hartford Green

Hartford Green

Mesa Red

Mesa Red

Statuary Bronze

Statuary Bronze

Medium Bronze

Medium Bronze

Charcoal

Charcoal

Fashion Gray

Fashion Gray

Colonial Gray

Colonial Gray

Rosewood

Rosewood

Boysenberry

Boysenberry

Brick Red

Brick Red

Patina

Patina

CUSTOM COLORS

LaCantina Doors offers custom color matching to virtually any color . A 2-coat 70% Kynar  is the standard finish. Multi-coat, metallic and premium powdercoat finishes can be specified for your project needs.

REAL WOOD LOOK

These 6 popular decoral wood grain powdercoat finishes are also available.

Light Douglas Fir

Light Maple

Light Natural Oak

Light Walnut

Red Douglas Fir

Dark Cherry

Hardware

 

HARDWARE OPTIONS

LaCantina Doors systems feature the highest quality hardware for increased durability, handle and components for increased durability, ease of operation and smoother performance. Available with the Interlock Aria Multi-Point Handle in two finishes: Stainless & Bronze.

Stainless Handle

Bronze Handle

Glass

 

GLASS INFORMATION

Dual glazed tempered glass is standard on all LaCantina Door systems. And our glass comes with a protective film to prevent your windows from getting scratched or damaged by dirt and debris. Simply remove the film once the project is completed.

For better energy performance, we feature low-E glass. Most commercially available glazing can be used, including tinted, obscure, laminated and single glazed. Laminated glass with SGP interlayer can be added for security or impact protection. In addition to our expansive range of glass options we offer Cardinal's latest innovation, Neat Glass designed to stay cleaner longer and reduce water spots in our low-E 270, 272 and 366 options.Should your project require customized glass please contact us to verify availability.

    

Technical

 

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

We have provided technical resources that are informative and can be a useful tool.
Click PDFs below to view. For additional technical resources, click here.

OUTSWING SECTIONALS

 
  Weather Resistant Sill 520KB
  Weather Resistant Recessed Sill 520KB
  Ramp Sill 520KB
     

INSWING SECTIONALS

 
  Weather Resistant Sill 520KB
  Weather Resistant Sill 520KB
  Ramp Sill 520KB

Performance

 

PERFORMANCE & TESTING

PERFORMANCE TEST RESULTS - OUTSWING

Product Type: Aluminum Thermally Controlled Outswing Swing Door
Series/Model: Aluminum Thermally Controlled
Description: Aluminum Core With Thermal Breaks
Panel Size: 42" x 120"

 

 Weather Resistant Sill Test Results
TEST DESCRIPTION MEASURED ALLOWED
Air Infiltration Result
ASTM-E 283
 
1.6 psf (25 mph) 0.06 CFM/FT2 0.3 CFM/FT2
Water Infiltration Result
ASTM-E 547
 

6.00 PSF
DP 40

No Leakage No Leakage
Uniform Load Deflection
ASTM-E 330
 
-+ 40.0 PSF
DP 40
1.55" Positive
1.51" Negative
Report Only
Report Only
Uniform Load Structural
ASTM-E 330
 
-+ 60.0 PSF
DP 40
0.06" Positive
0.08" Negative
0.48"
0.48
Overall DP Rating DP 40    

 

 


 

THERMAL PERFORMANCE - OUTSWING

Product Type: Aluminum Thermally Controlled Outswing Swing Door
Panel Size: 42" x 120"
 TYPE OF GLASS (1 LITE) OVERALL GLASS
THICKNESS
U-FACTOR SHGC VT
 AIR FILLED
 Clear-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.67 0.53 0.56
 LoE180-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.56 0.45 0.54
 LoE272-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.56 0.30 0.49
 LoE270-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.56 0.27 0.47
 LoE340-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.55 0.15 0.26
 LoE366-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.55 0.21 0.44
 ARGON FILLED
 Clear-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.65 0.53 0.56
 LoE180-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.53 0.45 0.54
 LoE272-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.52 0.30 0.49
 LoE270-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.52 0.27 0.47
 LoE340-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.52 0.14 0.26
 LoE366-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.51 0.21 0.44
 SB60-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.53 0.29 0.49
 SB70-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.52 0.21 0.43
 ARGON FILLED WITH i89
 LoE272-Argon-i89 3/4" 0.49 0.29 0.48
 LoE270-Argon-i89 3/4" 0.49 0.26 0.46
 LoE340-Argon-i89 3/4" 0.49 0.14 0.25
 LoE366-Argon-i89 3/4" 0.49 0.20 0.42
 TRIPLE GLAZED - ARGON FILLED
 LoE366-E180-i89  1 1/4" 0.43 0.18 0.37
 LoE366-Clear-LoE366 1 1/4" 0.44 0.17 0.31

PERFORMANCE TEST RESULTS - INSWING

Product Type: Aluminum Thermally Controlled Inswing Swing Door
Series/Model: Aluminum Thermally Controlled
Description: Aluminum Core With Thermal Breaks
Panel Size: 42" x 120"

 

 Weather Resistant Sill Test Results
TEST DESCRIPTION MEASURED ALLOWED
Air Infiltration Result
ASTM-E 283
 
1.6 psf (25 mph) 0.06 CFM/FT2 0.3 CFM/FT2
Water Infiltration Result
ASTM-E 547
 

3.8 PSF
DP 25

No Leakage No Leakage
Uniform Load Deflection
ASTM-E 330
 
-+ 25.0 PSF
DP 25
0.84" Positive
0.86" Negative
Report Only
Report Only
Uniform Load Structural
ASTM-E 330
 
-+ 37.5 PSF
DP 25
0.00" Positive
0.08" Negative
0.48"
0.48
Overall DP Rating DP 25    

 

 


 

THERMAL PERFORMANCE - INSWING

Product Type: Aluminum Thermally Controlled Inswing Swing Door
Panel Size: 42" x 120"
 TYPE OF GLASS (1 LITE) OVERALL GLASS
THICKNESS
U-FACTOR SHGC VT
 AIR FILLED
 Clear-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.62 0.53 0.56
 LoE180-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.51 0.44 0.53
 LoE272-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.50 0.29 0.49
 LoE270-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.50 0.26 0.47
 LoE340-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.50 0.14 0.26
 LoE366-Air-Clear 3/4" 0.50 0.20 0.44
 ARGON FILLED
 Clear-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.60 0.53 0.56
 LoE180-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.48 0.44 0.53
 LoE272-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.47 0.29 0.49
 LoE270-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.47 0.26 0.47
 LoE340-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.47 0.14 0.26
 LoE366-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.46 0.20 0.44
 SB60-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.48 0.28 0.49
 SB70-Argon-Clear 3/4" 0.47 0.20 0.43
 ARGON FILLED WITH i89
 LoE272-Argon-i89 3/4" 0.44 0.29 0.47
 LoE270-Argon-i89 3/4" 0.44 0.25 0.46
 LoE340-Argon-i89 3/4" 0.44 0.18 0.26
 LoE366-Argon-i89 3/4" 0.43 0.20 0.43
 TRIPLE GLAZED - ARGON FILLED
 LoE366-E180-i89 1 1/4" 0.38 0.17 0.37
 LoE366-Clear-LoE366 1 1/4" 0.40 0.17 0.31



U-factor gives the rate of heat transfer through the window-from inside to outside when it is cold and from outside to inside when it is hot. The lower the U-factor, the better the insulating properties, resulting in greater energy efficiency.

Solar heat gain coefficient (SHGC) is defined when sunlight hits a window and the solar heat is absorbed and subsequently released inward. The SHGC represents the fractional amount of the solar energy that ends up warming the house. The lower the SHGC, the less solar heat it transmits.

Visible transmittance (VT) is the measure of how much visible light passes through a window. This is influenced by glass selection, glazing as well as the amount of the opening taken up by non-transparent components such as the frame. The higher the VT,  the better potential to maximize daylight.

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