Juralco Viking is an aluminium post
balustrade system for domestic and residential applications, where a
barrier is required. The system consists of aluminium posts and balusters
or glass infill, with an interlinking rail, handrail, handrail and split rails
or a handrail and bottom rail. Viking balustrade glass infills are either
6mm or 10mm toughened safety glass, either fully framed (6mm or 10mm), or
semi-frameless (10mm) with handrail top or side mounted. Aluminium
baluster is 17mm square or 49mm & 60mm slat - fitted vertically.
Prefabricated and custom made, Viking balustrade
can be top or face fixed, with a gutter bracket for installations on
Handrails: Round, Rectangular, Classic,
Elliptical or Interlinking rail can be incorporated as a top rail or standalone
Powder coated in NZ with Dulux Duralloy
finish or Duratec where AAMA 2604 performance is required.
Scope of use
Viking Balustrade is suitable for internal or external settings, including:
Domestic and Residential deck and balcony barriers, stairways, handrails, pool fencing and matching pool or stairway gates.
Viking Balustrade must only be installed in accordance with the Viking product manual. Any deviation from standard fabrication or installation must be accompanied by a site specific PS1.
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 B1.3.4(a)
- Clause B2 Durability: Performance B2.3.1(a)
- Clause F2 Hazardous building materials: Performance F2.3.3(a), F2.3.3(b)
- Clause F4 Safety from falling: Performance F4.3.1, F4.3.2, F4.3.3, F4.3.4(a), F4.3.4(b), F4.3.4(c), F4.3.4(d), F4.3.4(e), F4.3.4(f), F4.3.4(g), F4.3.4(h), F4.3.5(a), F4.3.5(b)
The product has and can make available the following additional evidence to support the above statements:
Refer to Juralco Viking Balustrade specification and fabricators manual for design parameters and tables of maximum spans for wind zone from Low to Very High.
This specification details the documents the Juralco Viking Balustrade System refers to in relation to the New Zealand Building Code, the manufacturer's documents, products used in the System, requirements in relation to fixing and surface finishings.
Juralco Viking Balustrade must only be installed in accordance with the JuralcoViking Balustrade System manual. Any deviation from that specified in the Viking balustrade manual must only be in accordance with the site specific PS1, with site specific calculations and drawings listing the non standard details.
The Juralco Viking Balustrade System must only be fabricated/installed by a Juralco approved fabricator.
The maintenance of aluminium and glass balustrades are similar st the recommended cleaning schedule is identical. In urban areas cleaning should take place every three months and rural areas every six months. In industrial and marine environments (within 1km of the sea), cleaning with a cold water wash should be monthly, as well as six monthly with a warm water detergent wash. Regular visual inspections will help to identify and fix any issues before they could become serious and should be done every few months.
Anodised finishes with greasy deposits or hard to remove grime, should be cleaned with a soft cloth dipped in white spirit, turpentine or kerosene, then wiped with a dry rag.
Rinse off with lots of clean fresh water.
Juralco Viking balustrade is warranted for 5 years.
Dulux powder coating warranty is 10 years for Duralloy and 20 years for Duratec (surface integrity).
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