Pleasing form. Powerful performance.
With clean styling and wide glass panels that maximize views and let in light, this is the look that comes to mind when you hear “modern entryway.” From impressive main entrances to standard openings, the Series 7900 Hinged Door combines versatility with durability and energy performance. Bottom line? A reliable and completely customizable solution to fit nearly any home design.
March 2, 2018 – Today, Western Window Systems added a hinged door and a hopper window to its Series 7000 performance family of aluminum moving glass walls and windows.
An East Bay home showcases elemental materials and large expanses of glass.
Designed, manufactured, and built by the rapidly growing firm Marmol Radziner & Associates, Western feels so fortunate to have a partnership with this cutting edge organization.
"My clients often see that Western Window Systems products give them the best value for such a high level of quality.”Dan Weber, Principal, ANACAPA Architecture
Energy-smart in a variety of weather conditions, the Series 7900 features a .30 U-value for standard, low-E, argon-filled dual-pane glass, and a .21 U-value for high-performance triple-pane glass. Our signature aluminum extrusion design further reduces energy consumption. The Series 7900 is compliant with California’s rigorous Title 24 requirements.
Size and Strength
Currently available in 4’ x 12’ panel sizes, the Series 7900 Hinged Door is performance-rated at DP50 (inswing) and DP35 (outswing). Available in single or double inswing and outswing configurations.
The Series 7900 Hinged Door comes standard with Cardinal IG’s all-climate coated or high-performance glass that delivers solar control and high visibility. Glass can be customized in a variety of types, colors, and thicknesses and includes options such as laminated glass, solar- and glare-control glass, enhanced winter performance glass, and Neat low-maintenance glass. Pre-applied Cardinal Preserve film protects glass through installation.
Smooth Operation & Hardware
Available with the medium stile, an optional concealed overhead closure and secondary lock ensure the door is self-closing. On doors over 96” tall, stainless steel roller catches are utilized to help pull the door in tight.
For even more design flexibility, the Series 7900 Hinged Door can be combined with our fixed and hinged windows.
Ideal for residential applications, the standard threshold is 5.875” wide and features a 1” exterior step (1.69” for inswing doors) that protects against water penetration and allows full perimeter weather stripping on outswing doors, reducing air infiltration. Inswing doors are equipped with a weather strip assembly mounted to the bottom of the door that sweeps against the threshold. Finished to match the color of the frame.
The Series 7900 Hinged Door utilizes a low-profile commercial threshold that favors ease of entry over protection from the elements. Available in satin and bronze anodized finishes. Capable of meeting ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) requirements.
Note: The commercial threshold may be less effective at preventing water penetration than the standard threshold and therefore may not be appropriate in all climates, conditions, and exposures..
Type C Lock
Our standard deadbolt lock, the heavy-duty Type C features a a 1.5” backset on medium-stile doors. Available with medium stile only.
Used for doors up to 10’, this lever-activated multi-point lock provides additional vertical strength and security through several locking points in the jamb or inactive stile.
This multi-point style lock is lever-activated and provides additional vertical strength and security through several locking points in the jamb or inactive stile.
The strongest of the hinged door locks, this multi-point lock is lever-activated and provides additional vertical strength and security through several lock points in the jamb or inactive stile and bolts in the head and threshold.
Our premium handle features a minimal one-piece design and comfortable grip. Finish choices are available in brushed nickel or black.
"Western Window Systems provides well-built products, and its forward-thinking details impressed me and were well-suited to the project.”Johnny Hirsch, principal, Place
Dark bronze and satin anodized aluminum come standard with a Class 1 coating thickness for increased smoothness and durability.
Our designer colors are based on popular paint choices in the homebuilding industry and include a high-quality paint finish that conforms to a minimum rating of AAMA-2605, currently the highest rating for organic finishes.
Have a specific color in mind? We can customize the color of your hinged door to match virtually any finish.
For additional design flexibility, the Series 7900 is available in split finishes, where different finishes are used on opposite sides of the door.
* Available as a split finish
For exact paint swatch samples, contact us.