Best Doors Carbon Core Door Set
Doors are available as single leaf or pair leaf, finished in a variety of facings.
The standard door set is intended for interior use in dry conditions, however it is suitable for exterior conditions with the appropriate facing.
Carbon Core door sets are preferred where light weight and impact resistance is required.
If hardware is to be fixed to the door face it may require blocking in the door and so must be specified at time of order.
Core: 30mm thick lightweight impact resistant foamed core
Rails, Stiles: Radiata Pine, butt-joined and stapled
Clashing: Paint Quality doors are unclashed as standard. Veneered doors are clashed in matching timber, thickness 5mm, to vertical edges.
Facings: Medium Density Fibreboard is standard
Thickness: This door leaf is available as 38, 40, 42, 45 or 47mm thick. Standard size is 40mm thick.
Leaf Sizes: The carbon core door is available for manufacture to any practical size to suit client requirements. Thought should be given to the facings of oversize door leaves so that there is no visible join in the face of the door.
The facings listed below are available for the Carbon Core door set
Oil Tempered Hardboard
Decorative Timber Mouldings
Solid Timber (thickness up to 12mm)
Metal Sheet, mild or stainless (0.6 - 1.0mm)
Aluminium Sheet (0.3 - 1.0mm)
High Pressure Laminate up to 1.5mm thick (eg: Laminex, Formica)
Fire Rated Formica
Sheet Vinyl (1.25 - 2mm)
Acrylic - Sheets up to 1.5mm thick (eg: Acrovyn, Korogard)
The leaf edges listed below are available for the Carbon Core door set
leaf thickness may affect the availability of extruded profiles.
The timber frame profiles listed below are available for the Carbon Core door set
The steel frame profiles listed below are available for the Carbon Core door set.
For more in depth information on frame profiles and sizes, please see our Installation Instructions.
The meeting stiles listed below are applicable to paired doors sets only.
Product Optional Extras
Vision panels for the Carbon Core Door set are available with timber, aluminium or steel bead, and can be of any practical size within the door leaf provided that there is a minimum 170mm perimeter rail as shown below.
Glazing can be of any type to suit your requirement
This door leaf has a thermal insulation rating (R-value) of 0.941 Km2/W (for a 40 mm thick leaf).
There are no hardware limitations for the Carbon Core Door set, however consideration should always be given to fitness for purpose.