Traffic Door Handle Options

Conventional Lever-Lever Handle

Lever Lever Handle

If your chosen configuration (door style) has a traffic door then it will also have an industry standard Lever-lever handle. These handles are erganomic, easy to use and allow for quick and easy inside and outside access. They come with a high security superior locking cylinder and operate high security multi-point locking.

Available Colours:

White Black Dark Grey Chrome Trend / Sensations RAL

If you want a stainless steel lever-lever handle please speak to us.

Intermediate Handle Options

Flush-Line Handle

Flush-line Handle Flush-line Handle Flush-line Handle

Our Flush-line handles are stylish, clean and contemporary. They are recessed into the sash profile in order to provide an almost flush finish, and result in a really tight stacking bifold door. They are robust and enable you to pull in the doors without the need for additional D-handles. The handles drive heavy duty shoot bolt locking and have a key locking facility.

Available Handle Colours:

White Black Dark Grey Chrome Brushed Stainless Steel Trend / Sensations RAL

Please note: You can choose to have the handle casing and trim to match or in chrome to highlight the handle. The screw cap on the handle is white on the white handle and black on all other handle colours.

Buffer Magnet Options

Buffer Magnet

Buffer Magnet

Buffer magents are used on door configurations where they are needed to prevent the traffic door handles hitting into the adjacent panel as the door is opened. They are also used to secure the traffic door panel to the adjacent panel, holding them in an open position and keeping them from being taken by the wind.

The buffer magnets come in a range of finishes, but it is not recommended to get them painted to match the door. A wet paint finish is used, which is not as durable as a baked on factory finish and wont last five minutes when applied to a buffer magnet.

Available Colours:

White Black Dark Grey Chrome

If you want a stainless steel buffer magnet please speak to us. We can RAL colour buffer magnets, but they carry no guarentee.

Premium Windows

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Our Premium aluminium windows offer high performance, security and slim-lines. They are very thermally efficient windows, with many styles and designs to suit any home.

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Friction Hinges

Friction Hinges

Friction hinges provide added security over traditional hinges and allow the window to be held open in any given position. They also move across the window to allow for easy cleaning of your windows from inside.

Our windows can be fitted with modern industry standard friction hinges, egress friction hinges for fire escape windows, or restrictor friction hinges for safety.

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Paint Finish

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Our products are all painted with a hardwearing polyester powdercoat paint, the paint is built to last and baked onto the aluminium.

Our Premium aluminium windows are available in a standard white, black, brown, dark grey, dove grey and cream. You can also have you window painted in dual colour or any of over 200 single or dual RAL colour finishes.

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Slim Profiles

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Using the natural strength of aluminium these windows are made to be nice and slim. As a result this window system provides more glass area and less frame, maximising light and solar gain into the property.

This window system can achieve sight-lines on fixed lites of 43mm and sight-lines on openers of 65mm.

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These windows come with a high security multi-point Trojan shootbolt lock, which also helps provide excellent compression.

They are largely stainless steel in construction for strength & ultimate corrosion resistance. The lock consists of multiple espag locks with shootbolts top & bottom, providing increased security & tested to the equivalent of PAS 24 (BS 7950) for enhanced security.

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These windows are available with a variety of different outerframes, including a standard direct fix, ovolo, odd leg, equal leg and a square direct fix frame and provide a variety of options for different applications.

This versatility means that this window system can be fitted into existing or new timber frames, or directly to the brick work.

Design Your Windows

Glass Options

Glass Options

For your windows you can have either double glazed or triple glazed sealed units and choose between a wide range of different glass designs & glass options. You can have standard clear glass, square / diamond leads, georgian grills, astragal bars, patterned / decorative glass, obscure or textured glass.

Other options include self cleaning glass, solar control glass and laminated safety glass.

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Handle Options

Beaufort Premium Windows

There is a selection of handles available for your windows, which are available in a variety of colours. With modern and period handles, to suit traditional or contemporary properties.

These options include industry standard espag handles, basic cockspur handles and our Chelton handle range. The Chelton handle range consists of a modern Slim-line, an Art Deco and a classic Monkey Tail handle.

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Thermal Efficiency

Thermal Efficiency

These windows use some of the latest technology, such as an extra wide in-line plyamide thermal break & argon gas, to achieve window energy ratings (WER) as high as ‘A’ and U-values as low as 1.3 W/M²K.

Our standard double glazed sealed unit for these windows is Planitherm Total+, with a warm edge spacerbar & centre pane U-value of 1.2 W/M²K, they exceed the Building Regs.

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High Performance Windows

High Performance Windows

These exceptional windows provide the very best in performance:

Overall U-Value:1.6 W/M²K
Air Permeability:600 Pa
Water Tightness:600 Pa
Wind Resistance:2400 Pa

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Premium Aluminium Windows

ALUK Premium Aluminium Windows

Our Premium Aluminium Window system can produce a range of residential casement windows in many styles and designs. These windows are very thermally efficient, slim and strong, using some of the latest technology to provide the very best in security, performance and exceeding the building regulations. These exceptional windows are highly versatile and can be made to suite a variety of applications, with top hung, side hung and even bottom hung configurations.


These windows are available in a wide choice of glass, colours and finishes, including dual colours. Our Premium Window range is available and a large range of profiles including flat, chamfered and ovolo designs to achieve traditional or contemporary appearances and is now also available with our Chelton® Handle Range. With our premium aluminium windows there is something to suit any home.

Technical Specifications

The sizes detailed below are for guidance only, if the sizes you require are less than the minimum or exceed our maximum recommended sizes - please ask our technical department for advice.

Recommended Sizes - Top hung
Min. Width (mm) 350
Max. Width (mm) 1250
Min. Height (mm) 300
Max. Height (mm) 1250
Max. Weight (Kg) 50
Recommended Sizes - Side hung
Min. Width (mm) 350
Max. Width (mm) 850
Min. Height (mm) 350
Max. Height (mm) 1250
Max. Weight (Kg) 50
Window Performance
U Value

These Aluminium Windows meet Doc. L of the building Regulations by achieving a Window Energy Rating of 'B'. The above statistics apply for: Double-glazing, 90% argon filled Swiss V spacer bar (low-E, en=0.05, soft coat), 20mm or more ( U Value centre Pane - 1.221 W/M2K Glass, g = 0.74 *). Please ask our technical department for information on U-Values, as it will differ depending on your chosen frame, vent and glass. ** Please ask.

Specifying - Suitable Applications
  • Can be specified for domestic and light commercial applications.
  • Meets building regulations for new build. (For Oct 2010)
  • Meets building regulations for replacement and refurbishment projects. (For Oct 2010)
  • Excellent weather performance/ratings in accordance with the requirements of British Standards (BS6375, Part 1: 2004).
Technical Downloads
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(Cills, coupling bars, bay poles and corner post technical drawings)
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(How to take odd leg measurements - instruction sheet)
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(Glass safety guidelines - where you must use safety glass)
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(Technical drawings of dimensions and profiles.)
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Key Profile Dimensions & Sightlines
Outerframe Depth (mm) 58 or 70
Sash Depth (mm) 58, 63 or 65
Glazed Sealed Units (mm) 28
Projection Cill Height - Optional (mm) 25
Head Extension - Optional (mm) 20
Deep Head Height - Optional (mm) 73
Transom / Mullion - If Required (mm) 57 - 102
Fixed Lites (mm) 43 or 53
Openers & Dummy Vents (mm) 65 - 76

Please Note:
Your actual sight-lines will depend on your chosen vent and outerframe combination. For more details see our Section Identification. Please view this document and then contact our technical department for more information.

Technical Drawings - Downloads

Technical drawings can be provided in DWG or DXF format, please contact us.

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