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PRIMA 1000 Series Access Panels
FIRE RATED (up to 2hrs)

The PRIMA 1000 SERIES fire rated flush metal access panel provides simple access through fire rated wall and ceiling partitions where access to concealed services is required.

Suitable for vertical or horizontal use, the access panels are independently fire rated up to 120 minutes for single door configuration up to a maximum frame size of 600 mm x 1200 mm. Beaded and picture frame edge options to suit application.


Features / Benefits


The metal frame holds a flush metal door through a simple concealed pivot hinge device. The door is held closed with a concealed budget lock (BL) which opens towards the user.

  • Fire rated up to 120 minutes, depending on size and orientation of panel
  • Bi-directionally tested for fire integrity from both sides, when mounted vertically for wall access
  • Lightweight, flush metal door with aesthetic finish
  • Foil backed mineral wool liner
  • Intumescent and smoke seal gasket
  • Doors are removable if damage occurs or during installation
  • Panels are supplied with simulated dry wall beaded frames (BF) and decorated on site to match the colour and texture of adjacent finish
  • Concealed budget lock supplied with a white, round bung
  • A constant 2mm gap is maintained between the door and frame by the ‘dome location’ system
  • Smoke sealed
  • Single door (SD) configuration
  • Fully recyclable at end of life

A range of stock sizes are available for fast delivery or access panels are made to order to meet bespoke requirements.


1.2mm thick, electro-galvanised mild steel incorporating a dry wall edge bead profile (BF)  or a picture frame (PF) to suit finishing requirements.

Manufactured in our UK factory to specified overall frame size.

Powder coat finished in etched white primer.


Options include;

  • Beaded frame (BF)
  • Picture frame (PF)


1.2mm thick, electro-galvanised mild steel frame with flush faced tray.

Door tray and frame finished in etched white primer.


Available with;

  • Concealed budget lock (BL)
  • Security Lock (SL)


The 1000-1FR Access Panel has a 1hr Fire rating to BS EN 1634-1: 2000
The 1000-2FR Access Panel has a 2hr Fire rating to BS EN 1634-1: 2000

  • Independently third party fire-rated.
  • Fire rating depends on the size and orientation of the panel.
  • Bi-directionally tested for fire integrity from both sides, when mounted vertically for wall access.
  • Fire-rated up to 120 minutes for single door (SD) configuration for wall panel only, maximum leaf width = 684mm ( at 1242mm high), maximum leaf height = 1370mm (at 620mm wide) 600 mm x 1200 mm maximum.


The PRIMA 1000 Series, fire rated access panel has a standard acoustic rating of 35dB (Wall applications only).


Measurements shown X x Y;

200 mm x 200 mm
300 mm x 300 mm
300 mm x 600 mm
450 mm x 450 mm
550 mm x 550 mm
600 mm x 600 mm
600 mm x 900 mm
600 mm x 1200 mm


Leaf width (minimum) = 200 mm
Leaf height (minimum) = 200 mm

Leaf width (maximum) = 600 mm
Leaf height (maximum) = 1200 mm

All doors hinge along dimension Y

Performance Standards PRIMA 1000 SERIES - FIRE RATED

Fire Rating Up to 120 minutes (2FR) fire rated BS EN 1634-1: 2000 for wall panel only, maximum leaf width = 684mm ( at 1242mm high),
maximum leaf height = 1370mm (at 620mm wide)
Acoustic Shielding Acoustic shielded to 35dB for a wall panel with Norseal gasket - BS EN ISO 140-3: 1995 and BS 2750: Part 3: 1995
Quality CNC manufactured to ISO9001: 2015 and ISO14001: 2015
BS EN 1634-1:2014 Fire resistance and smoke control tests for door and shutter assemblies, openable windows and building hardware.
BS 476-31.1 or EN 1634-3 Fire tests on building materials and structures measuring smoke penetration through doorset and shutter assemblies.
BS 9999:2017 Fire safety in the design, management, and use of buildings. Code of practice (Smoke control)
BS EN 12207:2016 or BS EN 1026:2016 Windows and doors. Air permeability classification
BS EN ISO 140-3:1995 & BS EN ISO 717-1:1997 Acoustic Testing

Guide Specification PRIMA 1000 SERIES - FIRE RATED

SUITABILITYSuitable for vertical orientation where the panel is to be installed prior to tape and jointing or skim-coat plastering. Picture frame option for refurbishment applications.
MATERIALFrame 1.2mm / Door 1.2mm thick electro-galvanised mild steel
DOOR CONFIGURATIONFor single door configuration, please contact our Technical team
FRAME EDGEBeaded frame (BF) or Picture frame (PF) options
FRAME DEPTHOverall depth - 44mm (a further 7mm at localised budget lock position)
FINISHEtched powder coated primer to RAL 9010M (Matt finish). Other RAL colours available on request.
LOCKBudget lock (BL)
STRUCTURAL OPENINGX and Y dimensions are outside frame sizes. Structural Opening requirement for installation is (X+5) x (Y+5).
CLEAR OPENINGClear available access once installed, with door in the open position is (X-70) x (Y-50)
INSTALLATIONApertures formed in dry lined walls and ceilings should be suitably formed and adequately supported to take the additional weight and operating forces exerted during access panel use. See datasheet in downloads for more info.
NotesFor technical assistance, please contact our Technical Department on +44 (0)1827 719051

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