AMBICO is proud to be the first to market a tornado resistant wood doors with steel frames. This state of the art product is the result of rigorous testing and industry leading design. AMBICO tornado resistant wood doors and steel frames combine the ultimate in wind and debris resistance and yet appear identical to standard wood doors and pressed steel frames. Wood Doors and steel frames have been tested as a unit and are available to be supplied with a lock or exit device factory pre-installed. Face veneers are available in virtually every species, cut & grade. Wood doors are available with custom stain match or clear coat finished. Hardwood stiles are coordinated to match face veneers.
Units are manufactured and tested in compliance with ICC500 (2014) – ICC/NSSA Standard for the Design and Construction of Storm Shelters.
Units have been tested to allow for openings as small as 2’6″ x 6’8″ and as large as 4’0″ x 8’0″. Doors and frames are available only in singles.
Units have been tested to include multipoint hardware, consult factory for the available locking options and functions.