Wood Louver 50-W

Detail of a 50-W louver system

The 50-W louver is a non retractable louver blind made of wood. With a width of 50 mm it is the smallest louver in the wood family. It is suited for all kinds of internal installations; horizontal, vertical, or sloping. Even upside down.

Profile of the 50-W Louver

The 50-W louver is made from composite wood, and has a flat shape. This allows the 50-A louver to be slid into the clips. The 50-W can also be used 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 50W

Size of louver

50 mm


Thickness of louver

3 mm


Louvers moveable

0o  - 90 o








Maximum Width (W)

360 cm


Maximum Drop / Length (L) in drawing 540 cm  *

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. 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-A louver is given below.


Information 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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