Tymetal – Fortress Cantilever Sliding Gates – Structural (up to 40′)
The Fortress Structural Slide Gate, manufactured by Tymetal Corp., is a cantilever system of unique double track design appropriate for openings up to 40 feet for singles and up to 80 feet for doubles.
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The frame is fabricated from aluminum alloy extrusions with a top primary member rectangular in cross section and the bottom member a structural channel. Vertical members at the ends of the frame and between the counterbalance and opening are square in cross section with nominal base dimensions of no less than 2" x 2".
The gate has separate semi-enclosed double tracks of extruded aluminum alloy.
The sliding gate frame is supported from the tracks by four, self-aligning, 4-wheeled, sealed lubricant, ball-bearing truck assemblies. The bottoms of the support posts are equipped with two pairs of rubber guide wheels.
Diagonal cross bracing of 3/16" minimum diameter stainless steel cable is installed to brace the slide gate panels and provide adjustment.