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Lead Lined Frames & Doors

Lead provides radiation protection. Typical uses are in X-ray rooms of doctors, dentists, and chiropractic offices as well as hospitals. In addition to the details below, borrowed lites, 2-piece slip frame windows, and pocket frames can all be lead-lined.

Lead Lined Frame/Door

  • Lead lined frames are typically supplied with 116" thick lead.
  • The lead shall be formed into the profile of the frame on the door side rabbet and stop.
  • Borrowed Lite frames have the glazing bead shipped loose
  • UL Label available.
  • Lead Thicknesses Available: 
    • 132", 116", 332", 18", 532", 316"
Lead Lined Window Framescufl0003.pdf

Vertically Steel Stiffened Doors

  • Lead thicknesses available:
    • 132", 116"
      • Up to 4'-0" x 8'-0"
    • 332", 18", 532", 316"
      • Up to 3'-0" x 7'-0"
  • Lead is in the center of the door.
  • Door ribs: high hat style.
  • UL 20-minute Label without hose stream available.
    • 8'-0" x 8'-0" Max Pair 
    • 132", 116", or 332" Lead
  • ASTRAGAL OPTIONS FOR PAIRS:

Vision Lite Kits for Lead Lined Doors

  • Available for ¼" and ½" leaded glass
  • All vision lites for lead lined doors have screws on the push side of the door.
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