Residential & Commercial Doors and Windows    

Frames


 
Republic offers a complete line of standard masonry (ME Series) and drywall (MH Series) frames to fit any of your architectural needs. ME Series Universal Frames and MH Series Drywall Frames are constructed to conform to Steel Door Institute Standard ANSI A250.8-1998 (SDI-100). ME Series shall be formed from 16, 14, or 12 gauge cold-rolled steel or galvanealed steel. MH Series Frames are formed from 16 or 14 gauge cold-rolled steel or galvanealed steel. (14 gage maximum height of 8’0″). Frames may be either knocked-down or have corners welded and ground smooth. All frames have aligning tabs and slots for secure and easy interlocking of jambs to head. Frames are provided with 9/32″ DIA. silencer preparation, (3) per strike jamb and (2) per head for double openings for field application after finish painting. Frames for 1 3/4″ (44) doors have 9 gage steel universal hinge tap plates projection welded with provisions for 4 1/2″ (114) template type hinges and 14 gage steel strike reinforcement plate, extruded and formed to the equivalent of 10 gauge, projection welded with provision for a Universal ANSI A115.1 or ANSI A115.2 strike. Frames for 1 3/8″ (35) doors have 11 gage steel hinge reinforcement plates projection welded with provisions for 3 1/2″ (89) template type hinges and 14 gage steel strike reinforcement plate projection welded with provision for cylindrical ANSI A115.2 strike.
 

ME Series Universal Frames

Republic offers a complete line of flush frames that are available in 16, 14, and 12 gauge cold-rolled or A60 galvanealed steel. Frames can be knocked down or set up and welded at miters and ground smooth. Republic 12 gauge frames are butt end welded or bolted corner connection only.
 
All Republic frames are available for either 1-3/8″ or 1-3/4″ thick doors. Republic ME series universal steel frames are manufactured for all wall conditions such as masonry, steel stud, wood stud, and poured concrete.
 

REPUBLIC “STOCK” PROFILES:

  • 4-3/4″
  • 5-3/4″
  • 6-1/4″
  • 6-3/4″
  • 7-3/4″
  • 8-1/4″
  • 8-3/4″

 
Republic offers several different frame types. Each type has certain characteristics that fulfill either installation or esthetic requirements of an opening.
 
Certain types of frames have been developed to accommodate special hardware. Others have been developed through necessity, to satisfy Federal and local building and fire code requirements.
 

ADDITIONAL ME FRAME TYPES AVAILABLE:

  • Equal Rabbeted
  • Single Rabbet
  • Cased Open
  • Double Egress
  • 2 and 3 Way Corner Posts
  • Hospital Stops

 

TYPICAL WALL CONSTRUCTION:

  • Masonry Butted
  • Closed Wood Stud
  • Closed Steel Stud
  • Wrap around masonry (Block or Pre-poured)

 

TYPICAL WALL & BASE ANCHORS:

  • Integral Sill Anchor
  • One Piece Welded Based Anchor
  • Adjustable Base Anchor
  • Masonry Wire
  • Masonry Tee
  • Masonry Strap
  • Existing Opening
  • Universal Stud
  • Adjustable

 
For more information please visit Windsor Republic’s Website