Aluminum Swing Doors

LaCantina Folding Doors
The Aluminum system’s clean design features a 2 3/4″ narrow stile and rail profile, allowing for more glass and light. The Aluminum system is perfect for residential and commercial projects in moderate climates or as an interior space divider.

FEATURES:

LaCantina Doors’ Aluminum swing door is offered as a complete system with the following:

  • Clean contemporary designs that maximize glass and light
  • Signature narrow 2 3/4″ stile & rail profile
  • Durable double leaf bearing hinges for large panel weights
  • 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, safety protection and privacy
  • Unique narrow door profiles to match our folding and multi slide doors

OPTIONS INCLUDE:

  • Over-sized panels
  • Inswing or outswing options

SIZING & CONFIGURATION OPTIONS

The Aluminum 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″

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

Fast Track White

Fast Track White

Abalone

Abalone

Bone White

Bone White

Sandtone

Sandtone

Cashmere

Cashmere

Putty

Putty

Pebble Gray

Pebble Gray

Patina

Patina

Hartford Green

Hartford Green

Rosewood

Rosewood

Brick Red

Brick Red

Mesa Red

Mesa Red

Boysenberry

Boysenberry

Terratone

Terratone

Dark Chocolate

Dark Chocolate

Brown

Dark Chocolate

Tuscany Brown

Dark Chocolate

Truffle

Dark Chocolate

Statuary Bronze

Statuary Bronze

Chestnut Bronze

Chestnut Bronze

Medium Bronze

Medium Bronze

Midnight Bronze

Medium Bronze

Fashion Gray

Fashion Gray

Colonial Gray

Colonial Gray

Charcoal

Charcoal

Black

Black

 

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 powder coat finishes can be specified for your project needs.

Real Wood Look

Light Douglas Fir

Light Maple

Light Natural Oak

Light Walnut

Red Douglas Fir

Dark Cherry

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 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 Glassdesigned 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 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 Recessed Sill 520KB
Ramp Sill 520KB

PERFORMANCE & TESTING

PERFORMANCE TEST RESULTS – OUTSWING

Product Type:  Aluminum Swing Door  
Series/Model:  Aluminum  
Description:  Aluminum Core   
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)

0.23 CFM/SQ. FT. 0.3 CFM/SQ. FT.
Water Infiltration Result
ASTM-E 547
 

6.0 psf
DP 40
 

No Leakage No Leakage
Uniform Load Deflection
ASTM-E 330
 
-+ 40.0 psf
DP 40
2.12″ Positive    
2.15″ Negative
Report Only
Report Only
 
Uniform Load Overload
ASTM-E 330
 
-+ 60.0 psf
DP 40
0.12″ Positive
0.15″ Negative
0.48″ 
0.48″
Overall DP Rating DP 40    

 


THERMAL PERFORMANCE – OUTSWING

Product Type:  Aluminum Swing Door  
Panel Size:  All Sizes  
 TYPE OF GLASS (1 LITE) OVERALL GLASS
THICKNESS
U-FACTOR SHGC VT
 AIR FILLED
 Clear-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.71 0.55 0.57
 LoE180-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.60 0.46 0.55
 LoE272-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.59 0.31 0.50
 LoE270-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.59 0.28 0.48
 LoE366-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.59 0.22 0.45
 ARGON FILLED
 Clear-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.69 0.55 0.57
 LoE180-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.56 0.46 0.55
 LoE272-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.55 0.31 0.50
 LoE270-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.55 0.28 0.48
 LoE366-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.55 0.22 0.45
 SB60-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.55 0.29 0.50
 SB70-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.55 0.22 0.45
 ARGON FILLED WITH i89
 LoE272-Argon-i89 3/4″ 0.52 0.30 0.49
 LoE270-Argon-i89 3/4″ 0.52 0.27 0.47
 LoE366-Argon-i89 3/4″ 0.52 0.21 0.44

 

PERFORMANCE TEST RESULTS – INSWING

Product Type:  Aluminum Swing Door  
Series/Model:  Aluminum  
Description:  Aluminum Core   
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)

0.28 CFM/SQ. FT. 0.3 CFM/SQ. FT.
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 Overload
ASTM-E 330
 
-+ 37.5 psf
DP 25
0.00″ Positive
0.00″ Negative
0.48″ 
0.48″
Overall DP Rating DP 25    

 


THERMAL PERFORMANCE – INSWING

Product Type:  Aluminum Swing Door  
Panel Size:  All Sizes  
 TYPE OF GLASS (1 LITE) OVERALL GLASS
THICKNESS
U-FACTOR SHGC VT
 AIR FILLED
 Clear-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.70 0.54 0.57
 LoE180-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.59 0.45 0.55
 LoE272-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.58 0.30 0.50
 LoE270-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.58 0.27 0.48
 LoE366-Air-Clear 3/4″ 0.58 0.21 0.45
 ARGON FILLED
 Clear-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.68 0.54 0.57
 LoE180-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.55 0.45 0.55
 LoE270-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.54 0.27 0.48
 LoE272-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.54 0.30 0.50
 LoE366-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.54 0.21 0.45
 SB60-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.54 0.28 0.50
 SB70-Argon-Clear 3/4″ 0.54 0.21 0.44
 ARGON FILLED WITH i89
 LoE272-Argon-i89 3/4″ 0.51 0.29 0.48
 LoE270-Argon-i89 3/4″ 0.51 0.26 0.47
 LoE366-Argon-i89 3/4″ 0.50 0.20 0.44

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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