Impact Doors

​Impact ​doors are a hinge type door. They are ​used in grocery stores, retail stores, restaurants, hotels, warehouses, commercial kitchens and factories in areas with medium to high traffic. Their design makes them:

  • lightweight - allowing easy pass through
  • auto closing - either by ​spring mechanism or gravity
  • single or double door configuration
  • safety window (​rigid types)
  • low maintenance - clean with detergent and lubricate hinges
  • flexible or rigid - depending on type

​COMPARISON OF IMPACT TRAFFIC DOORS​

Swingflex

Atmo

Duralite

Flexible PVC hinge door
Restaurant impact door

Stif​fness

​Flexible

Rigid

​Rigid

​Privacy

​Poor

​Good

Fair

​Visibility

Excellent

Limited

Fair

​Insulation

Fair

​Fair

​Excellent

​Automatic closing

Yes, spring

Yes, spring

Yes, gravity

​Cleaning

Easy

Easy

Easy

Maintenance

Low

​Low

Low

Door panel

​PVC, 7 mm

HDPE, 13 mm

Polyethylene

​Door frame

​Galvanised steel

Aluminium spine

​Galvanised steel

​Traffic

​Medium

Medium

​High

​Ideal for

Cold rooms

Industrial swinging doors

​Restaurant impact doors

Kitchen swing doors

Commercial kitchen swing door

Convenience store, bulk storage area

Benefit

​Reduce draughts

Reduce noise

Maintain traffic flow

​High visibility

​Reduce draughts

Reduce noise

Offer privacy into restricted area

​Tough and durable

Reduce draughts

Easy pass through

​​Which impact door will suit your requirements?

​Impact doors, and more specifically Duralite doors, are light weight, easy to open, and offers a smooth pass through action. This allows for safe passage of staff and equipment.