Wahle's Wood Works & Mouldings, Inc.

EXTERIOR DOOR SPECIFICATIONS

           

            DOORS:

                WOOD SPECIES:  Honduras Mahogany - other wood species as approved by Wahle's

                SIZES:    HEIGHT: 6' 8" & 8' 0" typical - can be designed to fit your needs

                                WIDTH: 3' 0" & 3' 6" typical - can be designed to fit your needs

                                THICKNESS: 1-3/4" & 2-1/4"

                PANELS:    SPLIT Panels to allow movement due to climate differences between Interior & Exterior of home.

                STILES:    5"    INTERMEDIATE:  4-1/2"

                RAILS:     TOP: 5"    BOTTOM: 10"    LOCK: 7-1/2"    INTERMEDIATE:  4-1/2"

                CONFIGURATION:    Virtually Any Panel Configuration can be made to fit your design needs.

                COMPONENT ASSEMBLY:

                        PANELS: Edge-Glued

                        STILES: Core Quarter-Sawn, Stack-Glued with 1/4" Skin laminated to each side of Core

                        RAILS: Quarter-Sawn, Stacked-Glued

                        STILE TO RAIL ASSEMBLY: Mortise and Tenon using 3/8" Lag Bolts with holes plugged of same species.

                        ADHESIVE: Type 2 Water Proof

       SIDELIGHTS:

                CONFIGURATIONS: Full View; T.D.L. (True Divided Lite); Glass with Panels.

                                    Direct-Glazed into the Jamb, or Set into a Wood Sash.

                FRAME: Single-Rabbet with seals.  4-9/16" or 6-9/16" typical, other widths available.

                ASSEMBLY: Lag Bolts, Screws

                THRESHOLD: Dark Bronze Aluminum with Adjustable Oak Sill; or  Non-adjustable Solid Handicap Style.

                HINGES: Ball-Bearing, Heavy Weight

           

         TRANSOMS:

                    Various Styles and Sizes can be designed to fit your home.

             

        GLASS:

                     Clear IG Tempered typical, other options available.

                     Lites can be divided with Interior Grilles or T.D.L (True Divided Lite)