Foam Filled (RC 42) - Roll Shutter
Alu Star - RC 42
- RC 42 aluminum foam filled slat - 42mm tall
- Perfect balance between roll diameter and opening width
- Weight: 0.80 lbs / sqft - easy manual operation
The RC 42 foam filled slat is the most commonly used shutter slat in today’s market. It's a versatile slat that conveniently rolls into small housings. It's polyurethane foam core insulates and reduces unwanted outside noise levels.
The RC 42 is used for protecting medium sized openings from unwanted intruders, noises, heat gain, heat loss or light.
9.5ft / 118 inches
20ft / 240 inches
Housing Size Chart
Documents / Tech Info
Yes. Several of our models fall under the “hurricane shutters” category under Florida's building code. For more information, please visit our Applications section.
We offer a wide range of standardized color choices, from white to black. We also offer customized color options upon request.
While these shutters differ in style or design, each of these works to protect your home from torrential rains and hurricane-force winds. In addition, each of these products is tested to comply with numerous building codes (e.g. FBC and IBC).
Storm bars used to be necessary for certain widths. However, newer products such as our Barracuda and Magnum shutters use our new end retention systems. This erases the need for storm bars.
The chances are highly likely! Just to be sure, however, you can contact us or access our Find A Dealer page to locate nearby dealers. Simply enter your zip code.
Motorized shutters and screens with gear override should be used in case of a power outage. They may also prove ideal for creating emergency exits.
Special switches can operate up to two shutters. Somfy’s RTS or IGC technology could, virtually, operate an unlimited number of shutters with only a single switch! The technology could also be modified to control individual or groups of motors from multiple locations. This technology can be incorporated into most home automation and z-wave systems.
If you are already in the home improvement industry, you might be a potential candidate.
Find out more by checking out our Become a Dealer section.