BraceWall cavity slider units are for areas where wall bracing is required in
conjunction with a cavity sliding unit. CS
BraceWall units have a layer of 18 mm plywood fixed on one side of the
aluminium framing members to provide bracing. Once
installed and lined, the finished appearance is the same as that of a regular
BraceWall systems use a strong cavity frame constructed of high grade aluminium
with pine nogs, top-hung track and carriage system suitable for installation into
timber, steel, concrete or masonry construction where a fire resistance rating
is not required.
- Supplied as a fully assembled unit ready to install with all necessary
fasteners for timber or concrete floors.
- Available with timber or aluminium jambs.
CS Bracewall can be
manufactured to suit single or double sliding doors in a range of standard
sizes or can be made to measure up to very large sizes.
Scope of use
CS BraceWall has been appraised for
use as sliding doors in internal locations. The system provides wall bracing in
buildings within the scope of NZ 3604.
CS BraceWall door is not full height an infill panel, constructed in accordance
with the Technical Literature, must be installed above the door.
New Zealand Building Code (NZBC)
The product will, if employed in accordance with the supplier's installation and maintenance requirements, assist with meeting the following provisions of the building code:
- Clause B1 Structure: Performance B1.3.1, B1.3.2, B1.3.3, B1.3.3(a), B1.3.3(f), B1.3.3(h), B1.3.3(j)
- Clause B2 Durability: Performance B2.3.1, B2.3.1(a), B2.3.1(b), B2.3.1(c)
- Clause F2 Hazardous building materials: Performance F2.3.1
Bracing resistance is provided by bracing element ratings determined in accordance with NZS3604, Paragraph 18.104.22.168. NZ3604 is an Acceptable Solution for compliance with New Zealand Building Code Clause B1 Structure.
The product has and can make available the following additional evidence to support the above statements:
Use in Service History
CS Cavity Sliders have been successfully
used in commercial, residential and institutional projects in New Zealand and
Australia since 1986. CS Cavity Sliders are backed by a 10 Year Written
to the CS FOR DOORS Specification Guide for design parameters. Units can be
supplied with timber jambs or prefinished powdercoated aluminium jambs in a
variety of colours.
CS BraceWall cavity sliders are designed to fit standard stud walls (nominally 90 mm).
intermediate stud is included in the framing for stability in all units for
doors wider than 920 mm.
CS Cavity Sliders must be installed in accordance with the
manufacturer's installation instructions. Lintels over the full trim size
(opening and pocket) should be sized to ensure that no load is applied to
the door assembly. Lintels to NZS3604 are acceptable for door weights up to
75kg per metre width of door. Specific design required when the door weight
exceeds 75kg per metre. Track must be fitted level and straight and fixed to the lintel through the pre-drilled holes in the track. Refer to CS FOR DOORS detailed
instructions for preparation and finishing of the door opening and final
door installation. This product must be installed in accordance with the instructions. Failure to do so will void the warranty and accreditation of the bracing rating.
Where the CS BraceWall door
is not full height an infill panel, constructed in accordance with the
Technical Literature, must be installed above the door.
to CS FOR DOORS detailed instructions on powder coated aluminium product
maintenance. Under normal circumstances, CS Cavity Sliders require no
high use situations, the carriages will eventually need replacing. Replacement
carriages and instructions on replacement are available from CS FOR DOORS.
service requirements should be referred to one of our four branches
10 year warranty on CS Cavity
CS FOR DOORS is 100% New Zealand owned and all products are 100% New
CS FOR DOORS operates a zero waste policy with all metal offcuts and
waste recycled. Timber components are made from pine from sustainable
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