Wood Louver 50-W

50-W wooden slat, product page image

The 50-W louver system is a non-retractable slatted blind made of wooden 50-W louvers. With a width of 50 mm, the 50-W louver is the smallest type in the wood family. And at 3 mm, it is also the thinnest. The 50-W louver system is suitable for all types of internal installations; horizontal, vertical or inclined. And even upside down. The blades of the blind can be either movable, or placed in a fixed position.

Profile of the 50-W Louver

The 50-W wooden louver has a flat shape. The louver is slid into the slat clips. The 50-W can be applied in interior blinds and interior skylights. And in a variety of special shapes, such as triangles, trapezia, and circles.

Drawing of the profile of the 50-W louver stating its width

The 50-W Louver System

The following image shows a schematic representation of an 50-W louver system. Such a system consists of at least two rack arms, and a number of louvers, blades.

Drawing rack arm distance S-system with a step of 45 mm

Wood louver 50-W

Size of louver

50 mm


Thickness of louver

3 mm


Louvers moveable

0o  – 90o








Maximum Width (W)

360 cm


Maximum Drop / Length (L)

600 cm


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

45 mm




Maximum Rack arm distance (X)

70 cm


Maximum Side overhang (Y)

25 cm


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

Sunshield 50-W louvers, the blades, are moveable, and can be placed in any position between 0 and 90 degrees. Sunshield louver systems, the blinds, can be installed horizontal, vertical, and basically in any desired slope.

A variety of Colours and Types

The 50-W louver is made from composite wood, known for its strength, versatility and durability. Sunshield offers all kinds of colours and treatments, also for wood. Aluminium components can be supplied in any RAL colour. It is even possible to have louvers, rack arms and plastic components in distinguishing colours to achieve sophisticated architectural impressions. Custom made colours and structures are possible at request. A overview with most common colours for the 50-W louver is given below..


Details for Architects & Designers

Rack arm Louver Systems Wood

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The benefits of Sunshield's custom made solutions are: 
  • The most effective solar control and daylight management.
  • A very robust and reliable system with long lifetime.
  • Flexible for every design, situation and shape.
  • Easy cleaning and lowest maintenance.
  • Stylish and architectural appearance


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