Counter Fire Shutter
Model Number: ERC10 and ERC20
Roll Up Counter Fire Shutters
When a fire occurs, preparedness is everything when seconds count. Where fires are unfortunately likely to occur, you will find rolling counter fire shutters and fire rated doors. Counter fire shutters are required to meet code anywhere a fire barrier or fire wall is needed. When a fire curtain or fire resistant wall is needed to prevent the spread off smoke or fire, fire shutter doors seal wall openings to compartmentalize any fire event.
Our rolling fire shutters, combined with our AlarmGard fire system, provide a failsafe activation when integrated into the building fire alarm control panel or they may be simply be activated by local smoke detectors. When they are notified aby electric signal, they close at a safe and reliable rate.
All Cornell drop down fire doors and counter fire shutters are UL labeled for up to 3 hours for superior separation and protection. Fire rated counter shutters are custom built to exact opening specifications using compact guides, slats, brackets and hoods for a smooth profile. When compact door components are desired, these rated shutters quickly and reliably close to the sill. UL labeled integral frame and sill units are available for 1½ hours. For a custom appearance and a quick install, slip-in units easily set into existing walls.
For enhanced smoke protection, optional SmokeShield smoke and draft control conforms to UL1784 and assures that smoke will be compartmentalized with the fire and not spread quickly throughout the facility, allowing safe egress for occupants.
Counter fire shutters provide a number of benefits, including:
UL Labeled: Up to 3 hours of fire protection
Compact Design: Curtain wraps in coil supported by side guides
Durability: Commercial duty design; little to no routine maintenance
Fast Shipping:Most standard counter fire shutters ship within in one to two weeks
Choosing a fire shutter closing system is just as important as choosing a fire shutter. The advanced AlarmGard Closing System, available for fire shutters in motor, tubular motor, chain or crank, is recommended for the highest reliability and lowest cost of ownership with an unmatched simplicity of meeting annual test and reset requirements.
Standard Materials and Finishes
Counter Fire Shutter curtains are available in: Mounting Options
AlarmGard Rolling Counter Fire Shutters are for use in rated masonry or drywall construction (wood or metal studs). Fire Specific Options Annunciators
Optional safety devices on provide a visual and/or audible advanced warning when the door is about to close .Battery Back Up Devices
Available for motor, chain and crank operators, these devices prevent fire doors from closing from a power failure for up to 7 days.FireGard Release Devices
Optional device that ties in to a building alarm system and closes a FireGard fire door upon alarm activation, rather than by melting its fusible link. Aesthetics AtmoShield™ Powder Coating
Textured powder coat finish that combats the environments harsh wear and tear. This finish provides a thicker, more scratch resistant coat for added product protection.
Hood and Operator Covers
Metal cover toprotect the coil or operator from exterior weather, debris or to meet OSHA or UL 325 safety requirements.SpectraShield™ Powder Coating
Polyester finish in more than 180 colors for durability, aesthetics, superior finish life and cost effectiveness.Performance Upgrades Seismic Performance Validation
We can provide project specific seismic calculations for all coiling doors that are mounted Face of Wall to steel or masonry. Seismic performance validation is per ASCE 7-05. Testing Stations
Safely and conveniently test and reset the functionality of the fire door at floor level. May be flush or recess mounted.Safety and Protection Entrapment Protection Devices
Entrapment protection devices ensure that a motorized door or grille will not close on an object. If an object enters path of closure, the entrapment protection device will stop the door or grille from closing and return it to the fully open position.Guide-Mounted Interlocks
An electrical cutout switch to prevent motor operation if locking device is not first disengaged.Motor Mounted Interlock
An overload sensing device that prevents damage if motor operation is attempted when the door or grille is locked. Field wired guide mounted interlocks are no longer necessary. Unique Design Solutions Rated Integral Frame and Sill
Our Rolling Counter Fire Shutters with Integral Frame and Sill (counter top) are designed with reduced coil, bracket and header size (8” minimum) to fit tight clearances. Countertops
Countertops are available for a complete counter shutter closure solution, and can be UL rated.