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heroal Hurricane Protection System Category E

Protection Raised to the Highest Level of Defense

This unique system consists of the highly robust roll-formed stainless steel slats heroal RS 53 RC 3 and the established HVHZ guide rails which are assembled with the reinforced box system. It has officially been tested to be suitable in versatile applications such as federal buildings, schools or hospitals, which need a superior level of protection against windborne debris and high wind speeds. Therefore, heroal is the exclusive manufacturer of a category E rated system in the roller shutter industry.

Apart from the confirmed outstanding hurricane protection, this system sets standards for break-in resistance and security among roller shutters. As a system on standby, reliable protection can be ensured at the press of a button at any time. Be certain that once set up, this roller shutter protects against damages caused by weather extremes or intruders.

With the heroal Hurricane Protection Systems for areas that require category E rated products, customers can experience the reliability of german engineering. Take advantage of high level protection and the unparalleled benefits of a foam-filled roller shutter slat.

Dependability in a Straight Line Design Approach

  • Highest level of hurricane protection possible – category E
  • Exclusive provider of a roll-formed and foam-filled stainless steel slat
  • Premium-quality components to provide the next level of protection against all kinds of threats
  • Best protection for property and belongings

System dimensions

Coverage width [mm|in]
51 2.0
Nominal thickness [mm|in]
14 0.55
Weight [kg/m2| lbs/ft2]
18 3,69
Max. width [mm|ft]
3200 10.5
Max. height [mm|ft]
3048 10
Max. area [m2|ft2]
9.75 105

Performance characteristics

0,21 ΔR in accordance with EN 13125:2001
6* Wind load resistance
RC 3 Resistance to burglary
7** Hail class

* with 8.85 ft element width and a guide with 1 inch immersion depth

** acc. VKF (Swiss Association of Cantonal Fire Insurance Companies) Test Specifications No. 02. The value reflects the mechanical functional capability.

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