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PANELS & DOORS
Bi-Fold Door Conguration
Select the prole you will use for building your bi-fold door. Typically this is the same as the frame. Determine the opening width of your door. Choose your hinge type and nd the standard gap between proles when using that hinge. Choose the total width for each inside door, remembering to subtract the hinge and clearance gaps. Step 1: Step 4: Framed Door Unframed Door Step 3: Step 2:
Bi-Fold Door Application Example
Designing a bi-fold door using 80/20 products is a straight-forward process. Simply remember to include the hinge and opening gaps when sizing the inside dimension of your door, while taking into account the prole size. Follow the steps listed and reference the drawing for the standard method of designing a bi-fold door.
Framed & Unframed Doors
For both framed and unframed doors the hinge side gap depends on hinge. Framed Doors: There is a 1/4 (6.35mm) top, bottom and handle gap. When using door gasket subtract 1/8 (3.175mm). Unframed Doors: There is a 1/8 (3.175mm) top, bottom and handle gap.Previous Page