Aluminum Entrance Doors, Aluminum and FRP Doors, Fiberglass (FRP) Entry Doors, Aluminum Frames, and Fiberglass Frames
We manufacture high quality eco-friendly, commercial aluminum doors and frames for over 40 years. We have also produced aluminum and fiberglass FRP entry doors for more than three decades. We are the original innovators of Aluminum FRP Entrance Doors.
The quality commercial architectural doors and frames, withstand active use and the harshest environments. The SL-17, FRP Door
illustrates of our expertise in the commercial door manufacturing arena.
Our aluminum entrance doors set the standard for superior craftsmanship. Some of the products we make are the SL-14, Narrow Stile and Rail Door and the SL-15, Wide Stile and Rail Door. We also make the SL-16 Aluminum Flush Door and the Aluminum Plank Door. We produce aluminum entrances using 100% recycled aluminum. After many years of use, if you no longer need the door or frame – you can recycle it.
An FRP Door is a Fiberglass Reinforced Polyester (FRP) Door encased in an Aluminum or Fiberglass Framing System. It is made for exterior openings in high use and abuse areas such as schools and hospitals. Special-Lite was the first company to create an Aluminum FRP Flush Door, namely the SL-17 FRP Door, using pebble grain face sheets in 1981 and is the largest volume producer of FRP Doors in the United States.
We continue to make great strides in perfecting our FRP Aluminum door system. The SL-17 FRP Aluminum Door
is one of our most famous doors. Introduced into the market as the School Door the SL-17
is true to its name. It has stood up to the challenge of environments with a high level of abuse and high volume traffic. The advantages of owning this door include its light weight and ease of installation. It is gentle on hardware use, and corrosion/dent/scratch resistance.
The SL-17 SpecLite3™ pebble grain coating on the FRP Door is long lasting and durable. It also eliminates the need for painting and is available in other colors. Other FRP Aluminum Doors we offer have the same robust aluminum interior construction. They only have a different FRP face ‘look.' These doors include the sandstone grain, wood grain, and a wood grain colonial.
Some of the hardware items we make are Aluminum FRP Doors are flush pulls and continuous gear hinges. We also make the SL-301 Adjustable Door Bottom
. Our FRP door models
have amazing thermal performance, complimented by our Thermal Broken Framing
When you need Hurricane or HVHZ doors, with minor manufacturing changes, we can make one for you. Our doors have the Florida Building Code and Miami-Dade County approvals. Contact Special-Lite for more information. Also, for up to 90-minute fire door
locations, we have ‘matching’ door products. These doors are also available with door lites and louvers. They even come oversized and with different sizes odd sizes and also curved configurations. Why would you want any other door?
Fiberglass Entry Doors
We manufacture our 100% Fiberglass Doors
with processes to meet your needs.
The pultruded AF-100 Fiberglass Door
are resistant to warping, fading or cracking. Pultruded Fiberglass Doors are completely sealed against moisture for ease of cleaning and sterilization.
The pultrusion process utilizes a high glass content. Our fiberglass doors are second to none when it comes to strength and quality. They will never succumb to rust. They are the perfect choice for laboratories or sterile facilities. Such facilities include restaurants, food processing, hospitals and water treatment facilities.
The AF-100 Door
is the only door manufactured using the pultrusion process. The Pultrusion process is an industry-exclusive technique pioneered by Universal Pultrusions, LLC.
We have four Composite Fiberglass Door models. All four models have the same design but offer a broad range of door face textures. The AF-200 is smooth
is pebble grain, and the AF-220
has a sandstone texture. A wood grain option is coming soon.
Our entrance doors all meet or exceed the demands of architects, engineers, and dealers. They have also met the standard of designers, and contractors. They are suitable for commercial, governmental, educational, industrial, recreational, or transportation demands. Special-Lite is a manufacturer and an innovator.
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