Industrial-Grille™ - Security Grille

Overhead Coiling Grille

Product Features

    • Alpine’s rolling security grilles provide security with an open appearance
    • Coiling grille curtains are made of solid 5/16″ hot dipped galvanized steel rods with vertical aluminum links.
    • Overhead coiling grilles are built in accordance with the requirements specified by Underwriter’s Laboratories Inc. 

Alpine’s Industrial-Grille™ overhead coiling grilles are ideal for store fronts, malls, display cases, office windows and shopping centers. Alpine’s rolling security grilles are also used to protect both glass window openings and service window openings.

Functional Benefits

  • Alpine’s overhead coiling grille is designed for easy operation. Also, they are trouble free with minimal maintenance. 
  • The Alpine Industrial-Grille™ offers security and protection as well as the ability to see inside when closed.
  • Horizontal 5/16” solid galvanized rods with PVC spacers provide security while allowing consumers to view your products.
  • Can be mounted on either the exterior or interior.

The Alpine Advantage and Benefit

  1. Alpine Overhead Doors’ Industrial-Grille™ rolling security grille is designed for easy operation and are trouble free with minimal maintenance required.  
  2. After 42 years in business, Alpine products have been proven reliable for use on thousands of installations in both Commercial and Business locations. 
  3. Both Alpine’s quality and workmanship are well known throughout the door industry. Our hands-on approach to every job ensures customer satisfaction.
  4. Made-to-Order manufacturing process. Alpine builds your product to the exact size, specifications and requirements.
  5. All of our products are constructed to have a rigid and compact design, which provides for a more structural grade product while reducing overhead space and obstruction.
  6. Alpine builds trust by providing our products with a one-year warranty on material and workmanship. Additionally, we offer an optional five-year prorated warranty.
  7. We are an ISO 9001:2015 registered firm which ensures that our products are built with strict quality control you can count on. 

Installation

  • Overhead coiling grilles as manufactured by Alpine Overhead Doors, Inc are durable, sturdy and economical to install and maintain. 
  • Opening preparation, miscellaneous or structural metal work, access doors, finish or field painting, field electrical wiring, wire, conduit, fuses and disconnect switches are in the Scope of Work of other divisions or trademarks. 

CURTAIN/GRILLE ASSEMBLY
Overhead coiling grille construction consists of the Alpine Straight Pattern 6” or 9” Continuous solid 5/16” hot dipped galvanized horizontal rods spaced 2” o.c. with aluminum vertical links and horizontal sleeves. There is a choice of PVC, or aluminum sleeves. Continuous end links are made to prevent the curtain from leaving the side of the guides.
Finish Options: Grey, Bronze, or Black PVC sleeves with mill finish links.
Material Options: Stainless Steel Sleeves with Stainless Steel Links.

BOTTOM BAR
Two roll formed galvanized 2” x 2” x ⅛” angles designed to reinforce the bottom of the overhead coiling grille curtain. Standard galvanized steel as per ASTM A653/A653M.
Option: Stainless Steel.

BRACKETS
Alpine Grey ExoShield™ powder coated Carbon Steel plate not less than 1/4” thick with ball bearings at rotating support point on drive side bracket.  When bolted to the wall, the mounting angle supports the barrel/pipe assembly and forms an end enclosure.
Finish Option: Hot Dipped Galvanized,  Stainless Steel or choice of 188 ExoShield™ powder coat colors.

GUIDES
Alpine Grey ExoShield™ powder coated Guide system is designed using structural steel/stainless steel angles with a minimum thickness of 3/16”meeting the ASTM A36 Standard that are bolted together with ⅜” fasteners using  minimum 1-¼ ” slotted connections bolted at a minimum 24” o.c. One inch spacing of the guide channel ensures smooth operation of the security grille for the higher speed of travel.
Finish Option: Choice of 188 ExoShield™ powder coat colors. 
Material Options: Mill Finish Stainless Steel.

COUNTERBALANCE ASSEMBLY
Steel pipe barrel of a size capable of carrying a curtain load with a  maximum deflection of 0.03” per foot of door width.  Heat treated helical torsion springs encased in a steel pipe and designed to include an overload factor of 25% to ensure minimum effort to operate the security grille. Sealed and pre-lubricated high speed ball bearing at rotating support points. Torsion spring charge wheel for applying spring torque and for future adjustments.
Finish: Clear coat of rust inhibitor.
Option: Stainless Steel. or Zinc Enriched Powder coating.

HOOD Hexagon(Optional)
Not recommended for above ceiling mount(Option:Square or Round)
Made from #22 gauge galvanized steel as standard and formed to fit the contour of the end brackets. 
Finish Options: ExoShield™ powder coat to match security grille curtain.
Material Options: #4 stainless steel. Clear anodized aluminum.

Option 1: Motor acts as lock.
Option 2: Cylinder locks. (Guide Interlocks are required for motorized doors with locks to prevent damage.)
Option 3: Slide bolt locks on the bottom bar.

HOT DIPPED GALVANIZING (OPTION)
Applied to the guides, brackets, and gears in addition to Standard Specifications. Applied where conditions of extreme or unusual atmospheric contamination are present. As per ASTM-A123.
(Pipe Shafts available with Zinc Enriched Powder Coating or Stainless-Steel.)

FASCIA  GALVANIZED (OPTIONAL)
Useful where the area behind the hood is open. Especially applicable with pre-engineered buildings.

Choice of electric operator, hand chain, hand crank, or push up dependent on width by height. 

Alpine Motor Operators

Alpine’s Redi-Master® is a heavy industrial-duty, gear reduce hoist operator. Its features include a reduction unit comprised of a heavy-duty worme in an oil bath unit. The standard horsepower of the Redi-Master® steel door operator is 1/2 and has a maximum horsepower. The Redi-Master® includes a hand chain, a maintenance alert system, and a maximum run timer that automatically stops the door if it moves longer than its preset cycle time.
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Alpine’s Redi-Hoist™ is a medium-duty, belt drive hoist operator with an auxiliary chain hoist. It has a maximum 1/2 horsepower and it is available for use on doors up to 10′ by 10′. The Redi­-Hoist™ electric gate operator comes with an emergency floor disconnect for manual operation by hand chain.
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Alpine’s Redi-Lift® is an industrial-duty, V-belt hoist operator that is available for doors up to 12′ by 12′. The Redi-Lift® includes a hand chain, a maintenance alert system, and a maximum run timer that automatically stops the door if it moves longer than its preset cycle time. This electric gate operator is available up to 1 horsepower.
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ACCESS CONTROLS
Open/Close/Stop push button stations, Key Switches, Exit Loops, Remote Transmitters and various other types of interior or exterior mounted controls. Consult factory for additional options.

SAFETY ENTRAPMENT PROTECTION

Option:
Electric monitored sensing edge with a coil cord, take up reel, or a wireless transmitter and receiver type monitored sensing edge

Option:
Safety photo sensors mounted to the guides 6” above the finished floor that project an infrared beam across the width of the door. Breaking the beam while the door is in motion will result in the immediate stop of downward travel and reverse the door to reopen to the top limit.

These are the operator options for Alpine’s Mall-Dawn™ security door. Please see our entire line of service door operators. Alpine’s security door operator is UL 325 standard and constructed with the highest quality material and the latest in technical innovation. This ensures that each roll up door motor exceeds the requirements it is meant to achieve. Alpine is sure to have an operator that will meet all your individual specifications.

Contact Alpine to learn more about these motor operators today!

The Solid State Securities time delay release devices are normally energized as Fail-Safe devices incorporating state of the art electronic security control circuitry.

The Redi-Release™ operable grille release devices respond to emergency conditions generated by manual or automatic normally closed initiating devices, and are designed to be used in conjunction with a temperature fuse link system. The Test-Release device features include time delay on alarm and power loss, motor voltage sensing, form C output, proximity/door edge input and trouble diagnostic capabilities. Check model label to be installed to verify applicable features.

CAUTION: As with all releasing device systems, maximum fire protection is provided when installed in accordance with factory specifications and used with fuse link systems. Fail-Safe operation can only be provided when input power is applied.

To download rolling security grille PDF drawings, please select from links below.

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The Industrial-Grille™ security grille AutoCAD drawing details are for informational purposes. They may change at any time. The 08330 security grille CAD detail drawings reflect the options that are available to the architects and engineers compiling a drawing of 08330 coiling grilles to present to contractors. The AutoCAD detail and AutoCAD drawing will be updated regularly. Alpine’s high cycle grilles and industrial doors are built to last!

Alpine’s Engineering team will help you determine the exact security grille that will meet your specifications and requirements. Alpine will guide you through every step. Alpine will design 08330 security grilles that will bring years of usage. Call Alpine today to find the rolling industrial grilles that are right for you!

Disclaimer: All data provided on this website is to be used for information purposes only, and is subject to change without prior notice. Alpine shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein, nor for direct, incidental, consequential or any other damages resulting from furnishing, performance, or use of this information, even if Alpine Overhead Doors, Inc. has been advised of the possibility of such damages in advance. See the additional disclaimer in our Terms of Use.

Industrial-Grille™ Overhead Coiling Grille

 

Quality Rolling Security Grille

Model Industrial Grille™
Standard Alpine Brick Pattern
Rolling Security Grille

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NOTE: For rolling security grille specifications, architects must choose from a variety of options. The standard choice will be shown first in plain text followed by the options shown in [brackets] (Example “Finish: Galvanized [Powder coated] [Baked enamel]”). The specifier must make the appropriate choices and delete the others (Example: “Finish: Powder coated”).

GENERAL

1.01 SUMMARY ROLLING SECURITY GRILLE SPECIFICATIONS:

A. This section includes: [Manual] or [Electric] operated rolling security grille.

1. Cycle life: Design doors of standard construction for normal use of 10,000 cycles standard [up to 400,000 cycles].

B. Related Sections: Related to this section, but not limited to, the following (based on Master Format 2004):

1. Section 01660 – Product Storage and Handling Requirements.

2. Section 04220 – Concrete Unit Masonry.

3. Section 05120 – Structural Steel.

4. Section 06100 – Rough Carpentry.

5. Section 08310 – Access Doors and Panels.

6. Section 08710 – Door Hardware.

7. Section 09290 – Gypsum Board.

8. Section 09900 – Paints and Coatings.

9. Section 26000 – Electrical.

1.02 REFERENCES FOR OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. ASTM A 653/A 653M – Standard Specification for Steel Sheet, Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) or Zinc-Iron Alloy-Coated (Galvannealed) by the Hot-Dip Process

B. ASTM A 36 – Standard Specification for Carbon Structural Steel, Hot Rolled Steel

C. ASTM A 123 – Standard Specification for Zinc (Hot-Dip Galvanized) Coatings on Iron and Steel Products

D. ASTM A 641/A 641M – Standard Specification for Zinc-Coated (Galvanized) Carbon Steel Wire

E. ASTM A 312 – Standard Specification for Seamless, Welded, and Heavily Cold Worked Austenitic Stainless Steel Pipes

F. ASTM A 240 – Standard Specification for Chromium and Chromium-Nickel Stainless Steel Plate, Sheet, and Strip for Pressure Vessels and for General Applications

G. ASTM A 276 – Standard Specification for Stainless Steel Bars and Shapes

H. ASTM B 209 – Standard Specification for Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Sheet and Plate

I. ASTM B 221 – Standard Specification for Aluminum and Aluminum-Alloy Extruded Bars, Rods, Wire, Profiles, and Tubes

1.03 SUBMITTALS FOR OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Submit under provisions of Section 01300.

B. Product Data: Provide manufacturer’s standard details and catalog data. Provide installation instructions.

C. Shop Drawings: Furnish shop drawings for architect’s approval. Include elevation, sections, and details indicating dimensions, materials, finishes, conditions for anchorage and support of each door.

D. Submit manufacturer’s recommended operation, troubleshooting, and maintenance instructions.

1.04 QUALITY ASSURANCE FOR OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Manufacturer: Rolling doors shall be manufactured by a firm with a minimum of five years experience.

B. Single-Source Responsibility: Manufacturer shall provide doors, tracks, motors, and accessories for each type of door. Secondary components shall come from a source acceptable to the manufacturer of the primary components.

1.05 DELIVERY, STORAGE, AND HANDLING FOR OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Deliver materials in original packaging supplied by manufacturer with intact labels. Store materials away from harmful environmental conditions and construction.

1.06 WARRANTY FOR OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Door Warranty: Provide one year written warranty from date of installation against deficiencies due to defects in materials or workmanship. Installer agrees to repair or replace any defects in materials or workmanship.

B. Project Warranty: Refer to Conditions of the Contract for project warranty provisions.

PART 2 – PRODUCTS FOR OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

2.01 MANUFACTURER

A. Manufacturer: Alpine Overhead Doors, Inc.; 8 Hulse Road Suite 1S, East Setauket, NY 11733. Telephone 800-257-4634 or 631-473-9300. Fax 631-642-0800.

B. Model: Industrial-Grille™ Rolling Security Grilles

2.02 MATERIALS FOR OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Curtain:

1. Grille of Flexible Strip Doors: Furnish Brick pattern 6” [Straight Lattice pattern 9”]

a) Horizontal rods: Solid 5/16” galvanized steel rods covered with PVC tubular
spacers. Continuous end links are to be designed to prevent the curtain from leaving the side guide rails.

i) Vertical spacing: Aluminum [Stainless Steel] vertical links, 2” on center.

b) Rod Material:

i) ASTM A 641/A 641M Galvanized Carbon Steel Wire

Finish: Galvanized

c) Vertical Spacing Material:

i) Aluminum

Finish: Mill Finish [Clear anodized] [Bronze anodized] [Black anodized]

– OR –

ii) ASTM 240 Stainless steel 300 series

Finish: [Mill finish #2B] [#4 satin finish]

d) [Lexan panels]: Clear, polycarbonate material for protection against theft, odors, smoke, and debris. For 12” straight pattern only.

2. Bottom Bar of Flexible Traffic Doors: (Size dependent on dimensions per manufacturer’s standard)

a) Extruded aluminum “T” bottom bar

Finish: Mill Finish [Clear anodized] [Bronze anodized] [Black anodized]

b) [Single angle bottom bar]

i) Galvanized steel, G90 coating exterior (G60 interior), Structural Quality Grade C, as per ASTM A 653/ A 653 M

Finish: Galvanized [Powder coated] [Baked enamel]

B. Guides of Rigid Traffic Doors, Operable Grilles:

1. Guides shall be designed using structural angles with a minimum thickness of 3/16”, minimum 1 ¼” slotted connections, and removable bellmouth curtain stops to allow for curtain maintenance without removal of guides. Bellmouth stops shall be flush with guide groove. Guides shall be fastened with minimum 3/8” bolts at minimum 24” o.c. Equip with vinyl weather seals.

a) Material:

i) ASTM A 36 Carbon Structural Steel

Finish: Gray shop prime coat [ASTM A 123 Galvanized] [baked enamel paint]
[powder coated].

– OR –

ii) ASTM 276 Stainless Steel 300 Series

Finish: [Mill finish #2B] [#4 finish satin]

– OR –

iii) Extruded Aluminum

Finish: Mill Finish [Clear anodized] [Bronze anodized] [Black anodized]

C. Door Support Brackets and Mounting Plates for Operable Grilles:

1. Steel plate not less than 1/4” thick. Drive end bracket plate is to be fitted with a sealed
ball bearing. Bolt plates to wall mounting angles with minimum 1/2″ fasteners. Plate
supports counterbalance assembly and forms end closures.

a) Material:

i) ASTM A 36 Carbon Steel:

Finish: Gray shop prime coat [ASTM A 123 Galvanized] [Baked enamel paint]
[Powder coated].

– OR –

ii) ASTM 240 Stainless Steel 300 Series

Finish: [Mill Finish #2B]

b) [Stop Lock bearing]: To prevent door from free falling in the event drive operation
fails.

D. Counterbalance Assembly of Flexible Strip doors: Torsion

1. Counterbalance assembly: Steel pipe barrel of a size capable of carrying a curtain load with a maximum deflection of 0.03” per foot of door width. Heat-treated helical torsion springs encased in a steel pipe and designed to include an overload factor of 25% to ensure minimum effort to operate. Sealed and prelubricated high speed ball bearing at rotating support points. Torsion spring charge wheel for applying spring torque and for future adjustments.

a) Material:

i) ASTM A 36 Carbon Structural Steel

Finish: Gray shop prime coat [A 123 Hot-Dip Galvanized]

– OR –

ii) A 312 Stainless Steel 300 Series

Finish: Mill finish

b) Life Cycle: High Cycle springs designed to satisfy 10m through 400m life cycles. Consult engineering if height exceeds width for any cycle above 20m. (Cycle defined as one time opening and closing of door)

E. Hood of Flexible Traffic Doors or Rigid Traffic Doors:

1. 24 gauge steel [.040” aluminum]. Formed to fit the contour of the end brackets with reinforced top and bottom edges. Provide support bracing for doors wider than 20 feet at every 10 feet to prevent excessive sag.

2. Shape: Hexagon [square] [round]

3. Material of Rigid Traffic Doors or Flexible Traffic Doors:

a) Galvanized Steel as per ASTM A 653/ A 653 M

Finish: [Baked enamel paint] [Powder coated]

– OR –

b) ASTM 240 Stainless Steel 300 Series:

Finish: [Mill finish #2B] [#4 satin finish]

– OR –

c) Aluminum

Finish: Mill Finish [Clear anodized] [Bronze anodized] [Black anodized]

4. [Fascia]: Galvanized [Stainless Steel] [Aluminum], provided where areas behind door hood are open. Materials and finish same as hood.

F. Locking of Operable Grilles:

1. Provide door with hasp and pins. Locking with padlock from the coil side. [Cylinder Locks] [Slide locks] (Electric Interlocks recommended with motorized doors only)

2. Manual chain hoist: Provide padlockable chain keeper on guide.

2.03 OPERATION OF OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Opening/Closing: Manual push-up [Manual hand chain] [Manual hand crank] [Motor Operator].

B. [Manual hand chain]:

1. Provide chain hoist operator with endless steel chain, chain pocket wheel and guard, geared reduction unit, and chain keeper secured to guide.

C. [Manual hand crank]:

1. Provide crank hoist operator including crank gear box, steel crank drive shaft and geared reduction unit. Fabricate gear box to completely enclose operating mechanism and be oil-tight.

D. [Motor Operators]:

1. Choose ONE:

a) Medium-Duty, Alpine® Model Redi-Hoist™ driven by efficient V-belt primary
drive with chain/sprocket secondary. Maximum ½ hp. For use on doors up to 10’ x 10’.

– OR –

b) Industrial-Duty, Alpine® Model Redi-Lift™ driven by heavy-duty V-belt with
chain/sprocket secondary reduction. Optional auxiliary chain hoist. Maximum 1 hp. For use on doors up to 12’ x 12’.

– OR –

c) Heavy Industrial-Duty, Alpine® Model Redi-Master™ driven by heavy-duty worm gear in oil bath reduction. Standard auxiliary chain hoist. Standard ½ hp (maximum 3 hp)

– OR –

d) Redi-Tube® Tubular Motor with Built-In Manual Handcrank Overdrive. Auxiliary chain hoist not available. For use on doors up to 10’ x 8’.

– OR –

e) Redi-Midget® Gear Reduced Jackshaft Door Operator.

2. [Sensing Edges] (For double angle bottom bar): For motorized doors, sensing edges allow door to go up in case of obstruction. [Pneumatic Edge] [Electric Edge] [Wireless Edge].

a) Colors: Gray [Yellow] [Black] [White] [Yellow with black stripes]

3. [Emergency Egress]: Offers protection from problems that may arise from a power outage during a fire or blackout. This device, which is activated by pulling a lever, will release door motor resistance and lift the door 3 feet from the ground permitting egress. Ideal for malls. (For use with Redi-Hoist®, Redi-Lift®, and Redi-Midget® motors).

2.04 Mounting of Overhead Coiling Grilles:

1. Interior face mounted on prepared opening.

2. Interior mounted between jambs and under lintel in a prepared opening.

3. Exterior face mounted on prepared opening.

PART 3 – EXECUTION OF OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

3.01 EXAMINATION of Flexible Strip Doors

A. Verify that dimensions are correct and project conditions are in accordance with manufacturer’s installation instructions; do not proceed with installation until unacceptable conditions have been corrected.

3.02 INSTALLATION OF OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Install units in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions.

B. Ensure that units are installed plumb and true, free of warp or twist, and within tolerances specified by manufacturer for smooth operation.

3.03 FIELD TESTING OF OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Test doors for regular operation.

3.04 DEMONSTRATION OF OVERHEAD COILING GRILLES:

A. Instruct the Owner’s personnel in correct operation and maintenance of units.

3.05 ADJUST AND CLEAN

A. Clean units in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions.

B. Restore slight blemishes in finishes in accordance with manufacturer’s instructions to match original finish. Remove and provide new units where repairs are not acceptable to the Architect.

Disclaimer: All data provided on this website is to be used for information purposes only, and is subject to change without prior notice. Alpine shall not be liable for technical or editorial errors or omissions contained herein, nor for direct, incidental, consequential or any other damages resulting from furnishing, performance, or use of this information, even if Alpine Overhead Doors, Inc. has been advised of the possibility of such damages in advance. See the additional disclaimer in our Terms of Use.

Alpine’s Industrial-Grille™ rolling security grilles are designed for protection and easy roll-up operation. The superior construction and quality materials used by Alpine guarantee a long life with limited maintenance. Our trouble-free coiling grilles are built to order, with this intention to fit your opening size. Alpine’s overhead coiling grilles have been proven for use on thousands of installations where coiling grilles and high cycle grilles are required for both business and industry.

Overhead coiling grille curtains consists of solid 5/16″ hot-dipped galvanized steel rods covered with PVC sleeves connected with vertical aluminum links. The coiling grille can have either the standard 6″ brick pattern or an optional 6″ or 9″ straight pattern. Rolling security grilles can be either manually or motor operated and utilize structural angle guides. Either a 24 gauge galvanized or paint-primed hood is available. To take up less space inside, the security grilles roll up to store in an overhead coil. Locking choices on the overhead coiling grille includes either a Hasp-pin type for use with padlocks, optional LOC-TITE, or slide bolts. 

9″ Straight Curtain