Fakro LWF 45 - Fire Resistant Folding Wooden Loft Ladder and Hatch
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Combining optimum user practicality with a high level of fire protection, the Fakro LWF 45 Fire Resistant Folding Wooden Loft Ladder allows quick, easy and secure access to your loft area whilst guaranteeing reliable fire resistance for a full 45 minutes. The high-quality white finished hatch is fully insulated and features an expandable seal which, when exposed to high temperatures, expands and effectively prevents fire from passing through the hatch. It also incorporates a practical hinge system which controls the movement of the hatch, pulling it away from the ladder’s treads when opened to enhance space and ease of use.
Durable and robust, the LWF 45 Loft Ladder features heavy duty stile ends to optimise the stability of the structure as well as triple system of three seals to guarantee complete and perfect airtightness. Better yet, to ensure every trip to the loft is 100% safe and trouble-free, the LWF 45 also includes an easy to reach handrail, non-slip step treads and short distanced gap between the loft floor and the top tread.
Overview of this LWF 45 Fire Resistant Folding Wooden Loft Ladder
- Innovatively designed as a new generation fire resistant ladder for optimum user safety & security
- Equipped with an expandable hatch seal which, when exposed to high temperatures, expands & prevents fire from breaching the hatch
- Provides a full 45 minutes of protection against fire penetration - (EI1 45/ EI2 45)
- Incredibly quick & simple to install with a light hatch weight & intelligent ‘click fixing’ method
- Comes 100% fully assembled to save you the time & work
- Expertly manufactured using a high-grade pine consisting of four segments
- Hatch heat transmission coefficient with a U-Value of 0.6 W/m²K & insulation thickness of 7.4cm
- Incorporates an 8cm thick hatch that is fully insulated & stylishly finished in white on both sides
- Guarantees excellent user convenience - as hatch opens, the hinge moves it away from the ladder to significantly increase space
- Provides safe & secure usage with an easy to reach handrail & non-slip treads with grooves to prevent slips & falls
- Features practical stile ends made from heavy duty PVC to protect the floor surface whilst enhancing the stability of the ladder structure
- Produced with a patented corner hinge & spring mechanism to provide extra box stability & effectively prevent distortion
- Features a triple system of seals to provide complete & perfect airtightness
- Designed with the possibility of easily installing additional Fakro accessories
- Has an impressive permissible load of 160kg
- Conforms to Standard EN 14975 norm requirements
- Comes complete with a 3-year warranty for complete peace of mind
- Available in an extensive range of sizes
Common Questions about this LWF 45 Fire Resistant Folding Wooden Loft Ladder
Is this wooden loft ladder easy to fit?
With a brilliantly lightweight hatch structure and practical ladder design, the LWF 45 Fire Resistant Loft Ladder is very quick and easy to install. It comes fully assembled for optimum user convenience and utilises the innovative ‘click fixing’ fitting method for a fast, safe and straightforward fix.
How long will this wooden loft ladder last?
Expertly manufactured using the highest quality pine with heavy duty PVC stile ends, the LWF 45 Fire Resistant Loft Ladder offers excellent stability, durability and longevity. Each ladder comes complete with a fantastic 3-year guarantee for complete peace of mind but is sure to last you longer with the correct installation, use and care.
What is the loft ladder hatch U-Value?
The loft ladder hatch boasts a U-Value of 0.6 W/m²K.
What is the maximum loading for this ladder?
The LWF 45 has an impressive maximum loading quantity of 160kg.
Is this wooden loft ladder fire resistant?
Yes, expertly designed with a specialist hatch design and durable materials, the LWF 45 Loft Ladder provides a full 45 minutes of fire protection from the space where the loft ladder was originally installed. The expandable hatch seal expands when exposed to high temperatures, blocking and preventing fire from passing through the hatch.
Have More Questions About This Wooden Loft Ladder?
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