SKYFOLD VERTICALLY FOLDING OPERABLE WALLS

  • Retracts into the ceiling
  • State-of-the-art acoustics, up to STC 60
  • No floor or wall tracks
  • Fully automated and quiet
  • Easy to use, turn key operation
  • Flat, rigid and light weight
  • Variety of finish options
  • Conserves floor space

Advantages of Skyfold Classic Operable Walls

Easy and Efficient

  • Simple turnkey operation
  • No physical effort required
  • Room configuration changed in minutes
  • Retracts quietly and effortlessly
  • Damaged sections easily replaced

Exceptional Safety Features

  • Operated by two push button switches controlled by a single three position key switch
  • Uses aircraft grade wire cables sized for a high safety factor
  • Each cable is lifted by a separate cable drum
  • Bottom leading edge equipped with an obstruction sensor with auto-reverse.

Convenient and Efficient Use of Space

  • Fold vertically and store in the ceiling, often an unused space
  • Does not use floor space for storage pockets
  • Can be installed virtually anywhere…in between beams, around ducts and pipes

Durable

  • Panels never handled during operation
  • Panels do not experience the usual wear and tear
  • Will outlast conventional wall systems

Aesthetically Pleasing

  • Seals are internal
  • No unsightly wall and floor tracks
  • Walls can be installed to meet at 90°
  • No unsightly side pocket doors
  • No visible hinges or hardware

Cost-Effective and Lightweight

  • Modular system that allows for design flexibility
  • Not expensive to replace damaged panels
  • Weighs 7.0 to 9.4 lbs per square foot (34.2 to 46.0 kg/m2, compared to 10 to 12 lbs (48.8 to 58.6kg) with conventional walls
  • Light weight resulting in savings in structural steel
  • Even load exerted on structure, no load concentrations or shifting loads
  • The drive system is mounted to the same structure as the partition, further saving in steel costs