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Series 9500 Bi-Fold Door - Classic Line | Western Window Systems

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  • Use

    External partitions
  • Applications

    Door and window systems for residential, commercial, corporate, hospitality
  • Characteristics

    Features for improved energy performance, low-maintenance, customizable options, smooth operation
  • Sizes

    WIDTH: <42' | HEIGHT <12'
  • Certification

    Finalist: Architizer A+ Awards, NFRC, AAMA
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Western Window SystemsSeries 9500 Bi-Fold Door can open completely by stacking and folding against side walls maximizing the opening connection between the inside and outside of the house. It can be configured with either single or double swing doors.

Features

  • Energy Efficient
    Thermally broken aluminum and dual-paned low-E glass make the Series 9500 an energy efficient door.
  • Clean Design
    The contemporary look includes a 2.25” x 3.5” stile for additional glass and natural light, a concealed locking system, and a frame and sill depth of 4.5”, allowing it to integrate into nearly any wall.
  • Durable
    Manufactured in the U.S., each product family is tested for air, water, and structural performance and certified by the NFRC and AAMA.

Climate Ready Glass
The folding doors feature dual-paned low-E glass which reflects heat while allowing light to pass through for better energy performance. Glass can be customized in a variety of types, colors, and thicknesses for improved privacy, protection, and thermal efficiency.

Thermally Broken Aluminum
Perfect for colder climates, the aluminum provides an insulating barrier that increases energy performance.

Locking System
A concealed stainless steel multi-point lock to secure its large panels, providing additional strength and protection. A keyed cylinder option is available.

Hardware
Western Window Systems uses heavy-duty stainless steel hardware.

Heavy duty head-load hinges

Heavy Duty Hinge | Western Window Systems
Head load carriers and hinges Head-Load Hinge | Western Window Systems Capable of handling panels weighing up to 264 pounds
Bottom load carriers and hinges Bottom-Load Carrier Hinge | Western Window Systems Can accommodate door panels weighing up to 176 pounds.

Configurations and Sizes
Available in many different configurations, with panels up to 42' wide and 12' tall (not to exceed 264 pounds per panel). The system has a sixteen-panel limit (eight in each direction). Doors can be specified to swing inward or outward.

Series 9500 Bi-Fold Window
The Series 9500 Bi-Fold Window is designed to make rooms look and feel more spacious. Designed to stack smoothly and fold against side walls, the Series 9500 Bi-Fold Window creates an opening from corner to corner, connecting the indoors with the outside.

Options - Bottom-Load Sill Tracks

Water Barrier Sill Bottom-Load Water Barrier Detail | Western Window Systems Designed for effectiveness in all climates, the water barrier sill safeguards against water intrusion while providing a tight seal. For bottom loading bi-fold doors, where the bottom of the door carries the majority of the weight, the interior leg is 2.51”. Thresholds are finished to match the frame color.
Flush Sill Bottom Load Flush Detail | Western Window Systems

When ease of entry paramount, the flush sill can line up with most interior flooring for a smooth transition to the outdoors. On bottom loading bi-folds, the interior threshold height is 1.76”. Thresholds are finished to match the color of the frame.

Note: The flush sill is not warrantied against water penetration.

Options - Top-Hung Sill Tracks

Water Barrier Sill Water Barrier Sill Detail | Western Window Systems Designed for effectiveness in all climates, the sill safeguards against water intrusion while providing a tight seal. In top hung bi-fold doors, where the weight is concentrated in the heads, the interior leg is 1.82”. Thresholds are finished to match the frame color.
Flush Sill Flush Sill Detail | Western Window Systems

When ease of entry the most important thing, the flush sill can line up with most interior flooring for a smooth transition to the outdoors. Top hung bi-fold doors feature an interior threshold height of 1.07”. Thresholds are finished to match the color of the frame.

Note: The flush sill is not warrantied against water penetration.

U Track U-Track Detail | Western Window Systems

For top hung bi-fold doors intended for interior use only, the U track allows for a flush transition from room to room and is offered in a dark bronze finish.

Note: The U-track is not warrantied against water penetration.

Options - Handles and Locking
Designed for durability and comfort, each bi-fold door features three handles:

Premium handle Premium Habdle Detail | Western Window Systems Located on all active panels, includes an optional key lock.
D-shaped pull handle D-Pull Detail | Western Window Systems Located at the bi-folds pivot points, further aids in opening and closing the door
Inactive lock handle Located at the door’s pivot points, secures the door panels with steel pins at the head and sill

Premium and inactive lock handles are available in brushed nickel or black. The D-shaped pull handle is available in stainless steel or black.

Aluminum Finishes

  • In-Stock Finishes have a Class 1 coating thickness for increased smoothness and durability
    • Satin Anodized
    • Dark Bronze
  • Designer Finishes are based on popular choices and include high-quality paint finishes that conform to a minimum rating of AAMA-2605
    • Hillside Bronze
    • Bison Beige
    • Navajo White
    • Briar
    • Stonish Beige
    • Autumn Night
    • Warmtone
    • Cinnamon Toast
    • Western White

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