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Bulit in Shutters

This modern built-in system offers high levels of security by night, yet disappears during the day. With the shutter housing and guides designed to fit unobtrusively into the wall, the system is not visible when not in use – and the architectural look and design of the new buildings remains unspoilt.

As a leading manufacturer and supplier of roller shutters, The A1S Group is ideally positioned to provide built-in systems for a wide range of applications including commercial developments, offices, schools, medical centres and factory units – complete with a nationwide service, superb after-sales support and 12 month guarantee.

The modern built-in system offers high levels of security by night, yet disappears during the day. With the shutter housing and guides designed to fit unobtrusively into the wall, the system is not visible when not in use and the architectural look and design of new buildings remains unspoilt.

With the development of this system and its increasing popularity among architects and their clients, it surely heralds the end of the unsightly traditional shutter, once so common on commercial developments, offices, schools, medical centres and factory units.

As one of the UK’s leading manufacturers and suppliers of roller shutters, The A1S Groups are ideally positioned to provide quality built-in systems for a wide range of applications.

Full specification.

Shutter Housing – The shutter housing is of PVC honeycomb construction for strength and maximum insulation. This modular system has die-cast aluminium plates to carry the weight required for each shutter. The internal fascia panel is attached by a snug fit clip design for draught proofing.

Guide Channel – Constructed from extruded aluminium with an internal box section for strength and installation complete with nylon brush seals for smooth operation.

Shutter Curtain – 38mm double skin extruded aluminium non-vented lath with lateral movement contained by nylon ends with a bottom rail and weather seal to suit. Alternatively vented or non-vented foam filled lath can be used.

Electrical Operation – The operation is by one of the following – Single Phase Tubular Motors 240V, Rod Crank or Spring Assisted. All motors are supplied by Ellard, a world leader in shutter automation.

Electrical Optional Extras – Key Switch, Rocker Switch, Keypad, Remote Control, Group Commands.

Finish Options – Our standard curtain and guide colours are white or brown. However, the curtain and guide sections can be powder coated to any BS or RAL colour you may require to compliment your specific design.

Technical Points Of Note:

  • Electrical security shutters have a minimum width of 620mm (or 780mm with a manual overide).
  • Spring assisted shutters have a minimum width of 800mm (depending on shutter height).
  • Full system technical drawings are available.
  • Responding to changing times A1S Group offers a dedicated service to our customers, manufacturing and supplying shutter products to the very highest standards.

Design & Manufacture – Using the latest CAD/CAM techniques, we create innovative designs and manufacture all finished products within our state-of-the-art 18,000 sq. ft. factory, where quality control is implemented across all areas of production and administration. The result is a comprehensive range of excellent quality products, which comply fully with the Health and Safety Machinery Directive, to ensure that all A1S Group electronically operated roller shutters carry the CE Mark.

Installation & Supply – Our installation service adheres to the same high quality standards. Qualified A1S Group installation crews deliver a nation-wide service in accordance with the regulations and guidance of the Door and Hardware Federation – of which A1S Group is an accredited member. The A1S Group is committed to providing maximum choice to our customers. That’s why the full A1S Group range is also available on a supply-only basis. This service comes with a full package of support – including product literature and point-of-sale material – to ensure the requirements of each application are fully understood and met in the most appropriate and cost effective way.