Type E roof hatches, 36" x 36" (914mm x 914mm),are ideal for applications requiring roof access slightly larger than the typical 36" x 30" opening. They are commonly used for ladder access or to remove or install small pieces of equipment in a building.
Material (select one): Steel: Cover and frame are 14 gauge (2 mm) G-90 paint bond galvanized steel. Aluminum: Cover and frame are 11 gauge (2.3 mm) aluminum. Stainless Steel: Cover and frame are 14 gauge (2 mm) type 304 stainless steel
Cover: Brakeformed, hollow-metal design with 1" (25 mm) concealed fiberglass insulation, 3" (76 mm) beaded, overlapping flange, fully welded at corners, and internally reinforced for 40 psf (195 kg/m2) live load.
Curb: 12" (305 mm) in height with integral capflashing, 1" (25 mm) fiberboard insulation, fully welded at corners, and 3-1/2" (89 mm) mounting flange with 7/16" holes (11 mm) provided for securing frame to the roof deck.
Gasket: Extruded EPDM rubber gasket permanently adhered to cover.
Hinges: Heavy-duty pintle hinges with 3/8" (9 mm) Type 316 stainless steel hinge pins.
Latch: Slam latch with interior and exterior turn handles and padlock hasps.
Lift Assistance: Compression spring operators enclosed in telescopic tubes. Automatic hold-open arm with grip handle release.
Performance Ratings: Complies with UL 790 Class A (burning brand test).
Finish: Steel: Alkyd base red oxide primer. Aluminum: Mill Finish. Stainless Steel: Type 304 stainless steel with bead blast finish
Hardware: Steel: Engineered composite compression spring tubes with steel compression springs packed in grease. All other hardware is zinc plated/chromate sealed.
Aluminum: Engineered composite compression spring tubes with steel compression springs packed in grease. Type 316 Stainless steel hinges. All other hardware is zinc plated/chromate sealed. Stainless Steel: Type 316 stainless steel.