PARADIGM WINDOWS 8-SERIES

Sliding
Doors

PARADIGM WINDOWS 8-SERIES

Sliding
Doors

Premium Vinyl Sliding Doors

Maximize Important Spaces With Paradigm’s Premium Sliding Door

New Construction SKU: NC8300-SLD | Replacement Windows KU: RW8300-SLD

Sliding doors offer many advantages over traditional door options, including increased light, ventilation, sweeping views and use of space. Paradigm’s sliding door was designed with dependable security, enhanced durability and ease of operation in mind.

Our energy saving insulated glass and weather-stripping protects your home from even the harshest of weather conditions. Our premium sliding doors offer the same extensive array of options as our premium window line to ensure matching finishes and flawless curb appeal.

Available for both replacement and new construction projects, our sliding doors are a perfect complement to every environment.

Product Details

  • 090 vinyl wall thickness fully welded panels and frames for superior strength
  • 1″ thick, high performance Tempered Low-E Argon filled insulated glass
  • Dual tandem heavy-duty panel rollers. (Optional Stainless-Steel Hardware)
  • Easy sliding locking screens with adjustable rollers top and bottom
  • Standard 4 9/16” jamb depth
  • Continuous Vinyl Thermal Break in the Threshold to minimizes cold transfer
  • Multi-point locking mechanism system provides 3 points of security
  • Flush Bolt (optional on 2 & 3 panel Doors, standard on 4 panel Doors)
  • White powder-coated solid brass hardware
  • Keyed Locks and additional handle set finishes available
  • Sliding Door is shipped assembled and factory adjusted
  • Built-in J-Channel for convenience

Glass/Fills

  • Tempered Low-E Glass with Blinds Between the Glass (BBG)
    • Control, convenience, functionality, dependability and privacy
    • Blinds between the glass are the perfect solution for sliding patio door
      • Available for these popular sizes
        • 72” x 80” (Rough Opening)
        • 108” x 80” (Rough Opening)
        • 140 ¾” x 80” (Rough Opening)
      • Tempered Triple Glazed with Krypton Gas

Grids

Contoured Grid
Available in two widths, our colonial style contoured grids give an elegant look while maintaining our easy to clean feature.
Flat Grid
Available in two widths, our flat grids give a classic look and are available in a variety of configurations.

SDL (Simulated Divided Lite) Grids

By placing traditional grids on top of the interior and/or exterior surface of the glass, you get the look of a true divided lite. We offer two different width options.

Door Handle Set

(Finishes)

White
Tan
Bright Brass
Antique Brass
Polished Chrome
Satin Nickel
Brushed Chrome

Screens

Charcoal fiberglass (Included)

Exterior Casing (Available for New Construction products only)

Flat Casing
Brickmould
5” Brickmould
Crown Moulding

Interior Drywall Receiver (Available for New Construction Products Only)

Interior Drywall Receiver
1/2" - 5/8" - 3/4"

Jamb Extension (Available for New Construction Products Only)

Jamb Extension - Clear Pine
Primed Finger Extension Pine
Jamb Extension - Cellular PVC

Standard Finish Options

White Vinyl
Tan Vinyl

Optional Finishes

Black (024)
Cranberry (021)
Clay (010)
Classic Cream (003)
Cameo (001)
Bronze (023)
Wicker (009)
Sable (014)
Sandstone (011)
Ivory (002)
Harbor Gray (014)
Forest Green (022)

Optional Interior Wood Finishes (White Vinyl Exterior Only)

Maple
Mahogany
Dark Oak

IG Type = Insulated Glass TypeU-Factor – The U-factor is a rating given to a window based on how much heat loss it allows. A lower number is more energy efficient.SHGC – The Solar Heat Gain Coefficient is a number assigned to a window that tells you how much heat that window lets pass into your home from the sun.VLT – Visible Light Transmittance is a measure of how much light passes through a window. VLTs range from 0 (no light) to 1 (all light).CR – The higher the Condensation Resistance Factor a particular window or door product possesses, the better will be its resistance to condensation.R-Value = The higher the R-Value rating, the higher the insulating power


The above chart was last updated as of 1.18.19.
**Paradigm reserves the right to change data values at any time.

Extruded PVC components, produced from commercial quality virgin PVC (unplasticised polyvinyl chloride), conforms to AAMA 303 from sections in one piece, straight, true and smooth. Provide multi-chambered PVC extruded frames and sash in accordance with the manufacturers standard practice.  Fusion welded frame joints strong enough to develop full strength of members. Meeting rails between stationary and operating panels to have integral interlocks.

Locking Device:  Each Sliding Patio Door comes with a 3-point stainless steel lock system which is engaged by rotating the lock handle located on the interior of the handle hardware.  The handle hardware system provided with the sliding patio door can be solid brass, with either a white powder coated finish, bright or antique brass, or brushed or polished chrome finish. A flush bolt is provided as standard on 4 panel doors to secure the passive sliding panel.

Glass and Glazing: Glass conforms to DD-G-451 and not less than “B” quality. Sash will be factory glazed 1″ insulating glass conforming to ASTM-E-774. Glazing shall be integral glazing type system with architectural back bedded glazing tape and designed to maintain a watertight seal between glass and sash frame.

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