American Steel Buildings, LLC   1-800-511-3670      Copyright 2010 Home  I  About Us  I  Contact Us  I  Buying Process  I  F.A.Q. Description This accessory is used to open portions of a wall that are normally used for access.  Used to frame out doors, windows, louvers, and any other openings.  Framed opening refers to the framing members and flashing which surround an opening. Framed Openings include: Jambs, Header or Sill, Trim, and fasteners. Options Double Header will provide a double header, used in the attachment of some roll-up doors. This second header must be field located. Full Cover Trim Provides head and jamb cover trim and sill trim if applicable, so that no red iron is visible at the opening. Finishes Red Oxide Primer and Pre-galvanized finishes (Pre-Galvanized indicates that all of the jamb and header or sill material for this framed opening will be manufactured from pre-galvanized material.) Limitations With a by-pass girt condition the header has to drop 8" to 10" below the eave strut and with a flush girt condition the header only has to drop 3 1/2" below the eave strut. The jamb has to be located at least 1' 6"" off a column line. Exercise caution with framed opening in an endwall, the endposts may have to be relocated to accommodate opening. Also, exercise caution with framed openings in a sidewall, bracing may have to be relocated to accommodate opening and special doors may be required in low clearance areas. Click below to view drawing in PDF       Framed Opening Details Click below to view a larger image          of a Double- Header American Steel Buildings Framed Openings - Agricultural - Aircraft Hangars - Automotive - Boat Storage - Church Buildings - Commercial/ Retail - Custom Design - Equestrian - Manufacturing - Mini-Storage - Office Buildings - Personal Garage - Pre-Engineered - Recreational - Warehouses Roof Panels PBR Double-Lok Retro-R Craftsman Lok-Seam Wall Panels PBR PBA PBU Insulated Panels Liner Panels Color Charts Ultra-Dek Batten-Lok Super-Lok Traditional Shadow-Rib Nu-Wall Primary - Gable Symmetrical - Gable Unsymmetrical - Single Slope - Lean-To Secondary - Purlins - Girts - Eave Struts - Base Condition - Building Design - Quote Request - Canopies - Eave Trim - Framed Openings - Insulation - Louver Vents - Mansards/ Facades - Overhead Doors - Parapet Walls - Partition Walls - Purlin Extensions - Roof Vents - Skylights/ Wall-Lights - Sliding Doors - Walk Doors - Windows Home > Accessories > Framed Openings Click Below For Quote Request Steel  Buildings American