Aluminium Louver 80R


The 80R louver is made of a high grade extruded aluminium. The size is 80 mm. It is suited for internal and external installation and for horizontal, vertical, and sloping situations. The possibilities in width, height, special shapes and operation are almost unlimited. 


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    80r LOUVER



    • Material: rigid 0,4 mm roll formed aluminum;
    • The louver is standard availabel in a variety of RAL colours;
    • Maximum length of louvers: 600 cm;
    • Number of louvers in one system (drop): no limitations;
    • Louver to louver distance: 70 mm;
    • Wide variety of motorized, manual and control options for fully tilting of louvers;
    • Wind resistance: highest class (upto 110 kms per hour);
    • 10 years Sunshield warranty.



    Main technical dimensions for aluminium louver 80R

    The next figure shows a schematic overview of a 80R system consisting of rack arms and 80R louvers.






    Aluminium louver 80R


    Size of louver

    80 mm


    Thickness of louver

    0,4 mm


    Louvers moveable

    0-  90 o








    Maximum Width (W)

    600 cm


    Maximum Drop / Length (L) in drawing 560 cm  *

    600 cm


    Maximum area

    30 m2


    Louver - Louver distance (Step / Pitch) (S)

    70 mm




    Maximum Rack arm distance (X)

    140 cm


    Maximum Side overhang (Y)

    40 cm


    * = number of rack arms placed beneath each other is unlimited

    Aluminium louver 80R in different positions

    The 80R Louvers are moveable in every position between 0 and 95 degrees.                                         In the following overview the louvers are represented every 15 degrees from 0 to 90 degrees in vertical position (for normal windows) and horizontal position (for roof lights and sky lights).
    Of course the Sunshield blinds can be installed at any slope wished.




    In the above overview tree louvers are placed in the position 0°, 45° and 90 degrees.


    A stylish and reliable Installation for every 80R System

    The 80R System can be provided with 3 rack arms. In 90% of the projects the Standard Rack Arms fulfills the job perfectly, but in special circumstances the "Heavy Duty Rack Arm" or the "Box Rack Arm" are used. Additionally, Sunshield has a broad experience and a large assorment of mounting brackets and methods. With that, a stylish and reliable installation is guaranteed for every blind in every situation. For each project, the Sunshield engineers provide a detailed installation scheme, customized to the specific situation of that project. They are specialized in making the system "disappear" in the mullions, window frames and beams. It is guaranteed that the Sushield system gives an integrated view with the building.




    Rack arm

    Heavy Duty rack arm

    Box rack arm


    35 mm

    80 mm

    98 mm


    Installation depth

    Depending on the choice of rack arm and the installation brackets the system will have a specific installation depth. The standard bracket solutions have been represented in an overview that you can open by clicking on the image to the right. If you need a larger or smaller installation depth, the Sunshield engineers can adapt the system to your requirements.



    A wide variety of Colours and Treatments

    Sunshield has many colours in stock. Additionally it is possible to have customized colouring and treatments. It is even possible that louvers, rack arm and plastic components each have a different colour to achieve sophistacted architectural impressions. The most common treatments for aluminium parts are Powder Coating and Anodising. Anodising can be done natural and in different colours. Powder coating is done in all RAL colours. Custom made colours and structures are possible at request.The 80R louver is standard available in the following colours. The RAL code mentioned is an indication of the colour.

    Jet Black


    Silver Aluminium


    Silver Aluminium Perforated


    Grey Aluminium


    Pure White


    Pure White Perforated


    Pure White 30% Gloss


    Traffic White


    Anthracite Grey


    Light Grey


    Gentian Blue




    The plastic components that make the louvers turn are made from a high-grade polyamide and are standard available in 4 colours. If necessary even the colour of these plastic components can be customized.



    Ligth Grey  

    Pure White   






    Quality and Certificates of Environmentally friendly production


    Downloads for Architects & Designers 

    Related projects

    De Pont Museum Tilburg

    De Pont Museum Tilburg

    Special Shape 80R, Musée Art Deco, Paris

    Special Shape 80R, Musée Art Deco, Paris

    Starmann 80R, Wien, Austria

    Starmann 80R, Wien, Austria

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