Door Classes

Allandel Class E Fire doors

Half hour fire doors – 30 minutes

Allandel Class E fire door, 44mm thick, complete with MDF face finish (or a veneer of your choice) and hardwood timber edging. Doors to be supplied with a minimum of 4 heavy duty fire rated stainless steel hinges. Matching steel frame, made of 1.6mm thick pre-galvanised steel, complete with 30mm wide by 48mm deep rebate, complete with 5 fixing lugs of nominal size of 340mm x 30mm x 1.6mm to each side is to be provided. Door set is to provide 30 minutes stability, 30 minutes integrity and 30 minutes insulation and be supplied in accordance with the tested prototype and is to fully conform to SANS 1253:2016.

NOTE: Where double doors are specified, valid testing of double doors must be verified by supplier / manufacturer.


Allandel have extended our range to include Class E doors and can legally offer Class E doors up to and including 2 213mm (w) x 2 420mm (h) (leaf sizes) ranging from single to double doors.

We can also provide a single door leaf in a timber frame to a maximum size of 2 450mm (h) x 1 150mm (w) that has successfully passed testing at the testing authorities. Please enquire for further detail and specification.

Allandel’s Class E door out-performed all these areas at the SABS testing facilities.

We also supply timber frames in single door format up to 2 400mm high x 1 150mm wide.

Frame Specification:


  • Material:

    Profiled pre-galvanised steel, 1.6 mm thick

  • Rebate:

    30mm wide x 48mm deep

  • Fixing lugs:

    340mm long x 30mm wide x 1.6mm thick to both sides of the frame

  • Spacing

    5 Lugs (double for 230mm wall) to each side, equally spaced

Door Specification:


  • Material:

    MDF / Hardwood of 3mm nominal thickness

  • Thickness:

    Doors are nominally 44mm thick

  • Edging:

    Hardwood timber edging

  • Hinges:

    4 Heavy duty fire hinges are provided to each leaf.