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Guthrie Douglas

Guthrie Douglas

www.guthriedouglas.com

projects@guthriedouglas.com

T: +44 (0)1926 310 850

12 Heathcote Way, Heathcote Industrial Estate, Leamington Spa, Warwick. CV34 6TE

RIBA Product Selector

This NBS Plus page covers tension blinds, large tension blinds, external tension blind, pergola blind and compact tension blind

relating to clause 680 SOLAR SHADING SYSTEM

in L10 Windows/ Rooflights/ Screens/ Louvres.

For more NBS Plus information from this company, see the Guthrie Douglas overview page which includes a clause list and a product list.


Products from Guthrie Douglas

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TESS 100 - Rooflight shading system for flat, curved, sloping or triangular glazing.
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TESS 200 - Facade and Atrium solar shading system for large scale glazed structures.
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TESS 400 - External rooflight shading system for flat, curved, sloping or triangular glazing.
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TESS 512 - Column free pergola shading system for large applications.
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TESS 600 - Skylight shading system with blackout capability for flat or sloped glazing.
 

View larger image of TESS 100 from Guthrie DouglasTESS 100

Versatile tensioned fabric system without headbox for glazed facades, rooflights and atria. Options for internal or external application.Features and benefits:Fitted with a single barrel tension system which produces smooth, quiet travel.Built around a unique spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.Relieving rollers allow the blinds to follow the direction of the glass, in any angle or direction.Can be applied to glazing of any scale or shape.Reliable and robust.TESS 100:Manufactured to overcome the challenges of curved glazing.Rectangular in shape.Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.No guides required.Discrete design.TESS 101:Manufactured to cover 90° triangles and corners.Shaped like a right-angled triangle.Appropriate for flat or curved surfaces.No guides required.TESS 102:Manufactured for special or uneven shapes, including domes and tapered windows.Trapezoidal in shape.An adaptable solution.No guides required.Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.TESS 120:Used where tensioned fabric is required for lighter structures; designed to minimize the load imposed.Rectangular in shape.With aluminium guide rails for maximum stability and to retain the tension force of the blind.The weight of the system is distributed via multiple fixing points.TESS 140:Clean-cut design.Rectangular in shape.Designed to deliver reliability.Slim, 5 mm diameter wire guides and flexible brackets make it easy to design into the glazing surround for near invisibility.Suitable for both internal and external use.Installation:TESS 100, 101 and 102: Top or back of the window.TESS 120 and 140: Top, back or side of the window.CE marked.Material:Relieving rollers: Aluminium.Weight (excluding fabric):TESS 100, 101 and 102: 7.5 kg (approximately).TESS 120: 9 kg (approximately).TESS 140: 9.5 kg (approximately).Fabric area:TESS 100: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².TESS 101: Maximum fabric area of ≤9 m².TESS 102: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m². System draw from 1000–6500 mm; see manufacturer's literature for information.TESS 120: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².TESS 140: Maximum fabric area of ≤18 m².Technical characteristics:Fabric draw: TESS 100, 102, 120 and 140: ≤6500 mm; TESS 101: ≤5000 mm.Fixing load: TESS 100, 101, and 102: ≤36 kg (per bracket); TESS 120: 5 kg (per fixing point); TESS 140: ≤100 kg (per bracket).Fabric tension: >100 N.Operating temperature: 0–55°C.Motor: 15 Nm (17 rpm).Maximum running time: 4 minutes.Fabric speed: 5 m per minute (approximately).

Versatile tensioned fabric system without headbox for glazed facades, rooflights and atria. Options for internal or external application.

Features and benefits:

  • Fitted with a single barrel tension system which produces smooth, quiet travel.
  • Built around a unique spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.
  • Relieving rollers allow the blinds to follow the direction of the glass, in any angle or direction.
  • Can be applied to glazing of any scale or shape.
  • Reliable and robust.

TESS 100:

  • Manufactured to overcome the challenges of curved glazing.
  • Rectangular in shape.
  • Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.
  • No guides required.
  • Discrete design.

TESS 101:

  • Manufactured to cover 90° triangles and corners.
  • Shaped like a right-angled triangle.
  • Appropriate for flat or curved surfaces.
  • No guides required.

TESS 102:

  • Manufactured for special or uneven shapes, including domes and tapered windows.
  • Trapezoidal in shape.
  • An adaptable solution.
  • No guides required.
  • Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.

TESS 120:

  • Used where tensioned fabric is required for lighter structures; designed to minimize the load imposed.
  • Rectangular in shape.
  • With aluminium guide rails for maximum stability and to retain the tension force of the blind.
  • The weight of the system is distributed via multiple fixing points.

TESS 140:

  • Clean-cut design.
  • Rectangular in shape.
  • Designed to deliver reliability.
  • Slim, 5 mm diameter wire guides and flexible brackets make it easy to design into the glazing surround for near invisibility.
  • Suitable for both internal and external use.

Installation:

  • TESS 100, 101 and 102: Top or back of the window.
  • TESS 120 and 140: Top, back or side of the window.

CE marked.

More about TESS 100:
As standard - Further information.

PendingTENSION BLINDS:
 Manufacturer:
Guthrie Douglas.
  -Web:www.guthriedouglas.com.
  -Tel:+44 (0)1926 310 850.
  -Product reference:
[TESS 100]. - For curved or vaulted glazing.
[TESS 101]. - For triangular or domed glazing.
[TESS 102]. - For flat, curved or sloped glazing.
 Blind type:
[ ______ ] - Various fabrics and RAL colour finishes available. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Width:
[ ______ ] - 870–4000 mm. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Voltage:
[120 V]. - 60 Hz, 130 W, 1.1 A.
[230 V]. - 50 Hz, 140 W, 0.65 A.
 Brackets:
[Polyester powder coated aluminium, RAL]. - As standard. Consult manufacturer for available colours.
[Stainless steel]. - For TESS 100 only.
 Control:
[Radio].
[Wired].
 Accessories:
[Not required].
[Low profile pulley]. - For TESS 140 only.


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for TESS 100

from Guthrie Douglas

More about TESS 100: As standard - Further information.

As standard

Material:

Relieving rollers: Aluminium.

Weight (excluding fabric):

  • TESS 100, 101 and 102: 7.5 kg (approximately).
  • TESS 120: 9 kg (approximately).
  • TESS 140: 9.5 kg (approximately).

Fabric area:

  • TESS 100: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².
  • TESS 101: Maximum fabric area of ≤9 m².
  • TESS 102: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m². System draw from 1000–6500 mm; see manufacturer's literature for information.
  • TESS 120: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².
  • TESS 140: Maximum fabric area of ≤18 m².

Technical characteristics:

  • Fabric draw: TESS 100, 102, 120 and 140: ≤6500 mm; TESS 101: ≤5000 mm.
  • Fixing load: TESS 100, 101, and 102: ≤36 kg (per bracket); TESS 120: 5 kg (per fixing point); TESS 140: ≤100 kg (per bracket).
  • Fabric tension: >100 N.
  • Operating temperature: 0–55°C.
  • Motor: 15 Nm (17 rpm).
  • Maximum running time: 4 minutes.
  • Fabric speed: 5 m per minute (approximately).

Further Information

Literature:

RIBA Product Selector

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Contacts:

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projects@guthriedouglas.com

T: +44 (0)1926 310 850

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View larger image of TESS 200 from Guthrie DouglasTESS 200

Twin-barrel tensioned fabric system for glazed facades, rooflights and atria. Covers up to 60 m² with a single piece of fabric. Suitable for internal use only.Features and benefits:Two barrels work together to deploy fabric.Built around a unique spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.Blinds can follow the direction of the glass, in any angle or direction.Can cover huge surfaces of up to 60 m² with a single mechanism and a single piece of fabric.Appropriate for curved and special shaped glass.Rectangular/ trapezoidal in shape.Ultra-thin cables are used to stabilize the blind.Fitted with a powerful motor and spring to produce smooth, quiet travel.Reliable and robust.No guides required.Installation:Top, back or side of the window.CE marked.Material:Relieving rollers and brackets: Aluminium, powder coated.Weight (excluding fabric):32 kg (approximately).Fabric area:Maximum fabric area of 60 m².Technical characteristics:Fabric draw: ≤18 000 mm.Fixing load: ≤72 kg (per bracket).Fabric tension: >200 N.Operating temperature: 0–55°C.Motor: 35 Nm (17 rpm).Maximum running time: 4 minutes.Fabric speed: 7 m per minute (approximately).

Twin-barrel tensioned fabric system for glazed facades, rooflights and atria. Covers up to 60 m² with a single piece of fabric. Suitable for internal use only.

Features and benefits:

  • Two barrels work together to deploy fabric.
  • Built around a unique spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.
  • Blinds can follow the direction of the glass, in any angle or direction.
  • Can cover huge surfaces of up to 60 m² with a single mechanism and a single piece of fabric.
  • Appropriate for curved and special shaped glass.
  • Rectangular/ trapezoidal in shape.
  • Ultra-thin cables are used to stabilize the blind.
  • Fitted with a powerful motor and spring to produce smooth, quiet travel.
  • Reliable and robust.
  • No guides required.

Installation:

Top, back or side of the window.

CE marked.

More about TESS 200:
As standard - Further information.

PendingLARGE TENSION BLINDS:
 Manufacturer:
Guthrie Douglas.
  -Web:www.guthriedouglas.com.
  -Tel:+44 (0)1926 310 850.
  -Product reference:
TESS 200.
 Blind type:
[ ______ ] - Various fabrics and RAL colour finishes available. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Width:
[ ______ ] - 1300–4000 mm. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Voltage:
[120 V]. - 60 Hz, 230 W, 2.0 A.
[230 V]. - 50 Hz, 240 W, 1.1 A.
 Control:
[Radio].
[Wired].


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Guidance

for TESS 200

from Guthrie Douglas

More about TESS 200: As standard - Further information.

As standard

Material:

Relieving rollers and brackets: Aluminium, powder coated.

Weight (excluding fabric):

32 kg (approximately).

Fabric area:

Maximum fabric area of 60 m².

Technical characteristics:

  • Fabric draw: ≤18 000 mm.
  • Fixing load: ≤72 kg (per bracket).
  • Fabric tension: >200 N.
  • Operating temperature: 0–55°C.
  • Motor: 35 Nm (17 rpm).
  • Maximum running time: 4 minutes.
  • Fabric speed: 7 m per minute (approximately).

Further Information

Literature:

RIBA Product Selector

Additional information may be available for Guthrie Douglas from ribaproductselector.com.

Contacts:

www.guthriedouglas.com

projects@guthriedouglas.com

T: +44 (0)1926 310 850

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View larger image of TESS 400 from Guthrie DouglasTESS 400

Versatile tensioned fabric system for glazed facades, rooflights and atria. Suitable for external use only.Features and benefits:Fitted with a single barrel tension system which produces smooth, quiet travel.Built around a unique spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.Relieving rollers allow the blinds to follow the direction of the glass, in any angle or direction.Whatever the scale or shape of the glazing, tensioned fabric can be applied with accuracy and discretion.With angles and curves to suit application.Reliable and robust.CE marked.TESS 400:Manufactured to overcome the challenges of curved glazing.Rectangular in shape.Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.No guides required.Discrete design.TESS 401:Manufactured to cover 90° triangles and corners.Shaped like a right-angled triangle.Appropriate for flat or curved surfaces.No guides required.TESS 402:Manufactured for special or uneven shapes, including domes and tapered windows.Trapezoidal in shape.An adaptable solution.No guides required.Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.TESS 420:Used where tensioned fabric is required for lighter structures; designed to minimize the load imposed.Rectangular in shape.With aluminium guide rails for maximum stability and to retain the tension force of the blind.Provides strength and weather resistance.The weight of the system is distributed via multiple fixing points.CE marked; wind class 3.TESS 440:Clean-cut design to help blend in with facades.Rectangular in shape.Designed to deliver reliability.Slim, 5 mm diameter stainless steel wire guides and flexible brackets make it easy to design into the glazing surround for near invisibility.Suitable for both internal and external use.CE marked; wind class 3.Installation:TESS 400, 401 and 402: Bottom or back of the window.TESS 420 and 440: Top, back or sides of the window.Weight (excluding fabric):TESS 400, 401, 402 and 440: 12.5 kg (approximately).TESS 420: 10.5 kg (approximately).Fabric area:TESS 400: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².TESS 401: Maximum fabric area of ≤9 m².TESS 402: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².TESS 420: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².TESS 440: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².Technical characteristics:Fabric draw: TESS 400, 402, 420 and 440: ≤6500 mm; TESS 401: ≤5000 mm.Fixing load: TESS 400, 401 and 402: ≤36 kg (per bracket); TESS 420: ≤7 kg (per fixing point); TESS 440: ≤100 kg (per bracket).Fabric tension: >100 N.Operating temperature: 0–55°C.Motor: 15 Nm (17 rpm).Maximum running time: 4 minutes.Fabric speed: 5 m per minute (approximately).

Versatile tensioned fabric system for glazed facades, rooflights and atria. Suitable for external use only.

Features and benefits:

  • Fitted with a single barrel tension system which produces smooth, quiet travel.
  • Built around a unique spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.
  • Relieving rollers allow the blinds to follow the direction of the glass, in any angle or direction.
  • Whatever the scale or shape of the glazing, tensioned fabric can be applied with accuracy and discretion.
  • With angles and curves to suit application.
  • Reliable and robust.

CE marked.

TESS 400:

  • Manufactured to overcome the challenges of curved glazing.
  • Rectangular in shape.
  • Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.
  • No guides required.
  • Discrete design.

TESS 401:

  • Manufactured to cover 90° triangles and corners.
  • Shaped like a right-angled triangle.
  • Appropriate for flat or curved surfaces.
  • No guides required.

TESS 402:

  • Manufactured for special or uneven shapes, including domes and tapered windows.
  • Trapezoidal in shape.
  • An adaptable solution.
  • No guides required.
  • Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.

TESS 420:

  • Used where tensioned fabric is required for lighter structures; designed to minimize the load imposed.
  • Rectangular in shape.
  • With aluminium guide rails for maximum stability and to retain the tension force of the blind.
  • Provides strength and weather resistance.
  • The weight of the system is distributed via multiple fixing points.
  • CE marked; wind class 3.

TESS 440:

  • Clean-cut design to help blend in with facades.
  • Rectangular in shape.
  • Designed to deliver reliability.
  • Slim, 5 mm diameter stainless steel wire guides and flexible brackets make it easy to design into the glazing surround for near invisibility.
  • Suitable for both internal and external use.
  • CE marked; wind class 3.

Installation:

  • TESS 400, 401 and 402: Bottom or back of the window.
  • TESS 420 and 440: Top, back or sides of the window.

More about TESS 400:
As standard - Further information.

PendingEXTERNAL TENSION BLIND:
 Manufacturer:
Guthrie Douglas.
  -Web:www.guthriedouglas.com.
  -Tel:+44 (0)1926 310 850.
  -Product reference:
[TESS 400]. - For curved or vaulted glazing.
[TESS 401]. - For flat, curved or sloped or triangular glazing.
[TESS 402]. - For flat, curved or sloped glazing.
 Blind type:
[ ______ ] - Various fabrics and RAL colour finishes available. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Width:
[ ______ ] - 870–4000 mm. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Voltage:
[120 V]. - 60 Hz, 130 W, 1.1 A.
[230 V]. - 50 Hz, 140 W, 0.65 A.
 Brackets:
[Polyester powder coated aluminium, RAL]. - Consult manufacturer for available colours.
[Stainless steel]. - For TESS 440 only.
 Control:
[Radio].
[Wired].


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Guidance

for TESS 400

from Guthrie Douglas

More about TESS 400: As standard - Further information.

As standard

Weight (excluding fabric):

  • TESS 400, 401, 402 and 440: 12.5 kg (approximately).
  • TESS 420: 10.5 kg (approximately).

Fabric area:

  • TESS 400: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².
  • TESS 401: Maximum fabric area of ≤9 m².
  • TESS 402: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².
  • TESS 420: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².
  • TESS 440: Maximum fabric area of ≤16 m².

Technical characteristics:

  • Fabric draw: TESS 400, 402, 420 and 440: ≤6500 mm; TESS 401: ≤5000 mm.
  • Fixing load: TESS 400, 401 and 402: ≤36 kg (per bracket); TESS 420: ≤7 kg (per fixing point); TESS 440: ≤100 kg (per bracket).
  • Fabric tension: >100 N.
  • Operating temperature: 0–55°C.
  • Motor: 15 Nm (17 rpm).
  • Maximum running time: 4 minutes.
  • Fabric speed: 5 m per minute (approximately).

Further Information

Literature:

RIBA Product Selector

Additional information may be available for Guthrie Douglas from ribaproductselector.com.

Contacts:

www.guthriedouglas.com

projects@guthriedouglas.com

T: +44 (0)1926 310 850

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View larger image of TESS 512 from Guthrie DouglasTESS 512

Large, horizontal tensioned fabric pergola system supported by stainless steel wire guides. For glazed roofs plazas and terraces. Covers up to 100 m² with a single piece of fabric. Suitable for internal or external use.Features and benefits:Built around a spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.A practical solution for large spaces, covering areas of up to 100 m² with a single mechanism.Rectangular in shape.When retracted, only slim, 6 mm diameter steel support cables remain.Fixes to each end of the opening, meaning that no side-fixings are required.Fitted with a powerful motorized drive to produce smooth, quiet travel.Reliable and robust.Installation:At the back of the window.CE marked.Material:Brackets: Powder coated steel.Weight (excluding fabric):55 kg (approximately).Fabric area:Maximum fabric area of 100 m².Technical characteristics:Fabric draw: ≤18 000 mm.Fixing load: ≤600 kg (per cable, x 3).Fabric tension: Low.Operating temperature: 0–55°C.Motor: 35 Nm (17 rpm).Maximum running time: 4 minutes.Fabric speed: 8.5 m per minute (approximately).

Large, horizontal tensioned fabric pergola system supported by stainless steel wire guides. For glazed roofs plazas and terraces. Covers up to 100 m² with a single piece of fabric. Suitable for internal or external use.

Features and benefits:

  • Built around a spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.
  • A practical solution for large spaces, covering areas of up to 100 m² with a single mechanism.
  • Rectangular in shape.
  • When retracted, only slim, 6 mm diameter steel support cables remain.
  • Fixes to each end of the opening, meaning that no side-fixings are required.
  • Fitted with a powerful motorized drive to produce smooth, quiet travel.
  • Reliable and robust.

Installation:

At the back of the window.

CE marked.

More about TESS 512:
As standard - Further information.

PendingPERGOLA BLIND:
 Manufacturer:
Guthrie Douglas.
  -Web:www.guthriedouglas.com.
  -Tel:+44 (0)1926 310 850.
  -Product reference:
TESS 512.
 Fabric type:
[Festooned]. - A range of colours and finishes are available. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
[Flat]. - A range of colours and finishes are available. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Width:
[ ______ ] - 2000–6000 mm. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Voltage:
[120 V]. - 60 Hz, 230 W, 2.0 A.
[230 V]. - 50 Hz, 240 W, 1.1 A.
 Control:
[Radio].
[Wired].


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Guidance

for TESS 512

from Guthrie Douglas

More about TESS 512: As standard - Further information.

As standard

Material:

Brackets: Powder coated steel.

Weight (excluding fabric):

55 kg (approximately).

Fabric area:

Maximum fabric area of 100 m².

Technical characteristics:

  • Fabric draw: ≤18 000 mm.
  • Fixing load: ≤600 kg (per cable, x 3).
  • Fabric tension: Low.
  • Operating temperature: 0–55°C.
  • Motor: 35 Nm (17 rpm).
  • Maximum running time: 4 minutes.
  • Fabric speed: 8.5 m per minute (approximately).

Further Information

Literature:

RIBA Product Selector

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Contacts:

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projects@guthriedouglas.com

T: +44 (0)1926 310 850

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View larger image of TESS 600 from Guthrie DouglasTESS 600

Tensioned fabric zip system for glazed facades and rooflights. Suitable for internal or external use.Features and benefits:Fitted with a compact, single barrel tension system which produces smooth, quiet travel.Built around a unique spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.Relieving rollers allow the blinds to follow the direction of the glass, in any angle or direction.Can be applied to glazing of any scale or shape.Compact headbox, making it easier to design into the glazing surround.Discrete design.Ultra-quiet motor.Reliable and robust.TESS 600, 640, 660 and 660 L are suitable for both interior and exterior use. TESS 601 and 602 are suitable for interior use only.CE marked.TESS 600:Manufactured for flat or sloped glazing.Rectangular in shape.No guides required.Comes with return pulley.TESS 601:Manufactured to cover 90° triangles and corners.Shaped like a right-angled triangle.Appropriate for flat surfaces.No guides required.TESS 602:Manufactured for special or uneven shapes, including domes.Trapezoidal in shape.No guides required.Comes with return pulley.Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.TESS 640:Rectangular in shape.Guided by 6 mm slim, stainless steel rods.Can move in any angle or direction.CE marked; wind class 2.TESS 660/ 660 L:Rectangular in shape.Tensioned zip screen, with a SideLock mechanism to stop the fabric blowing out of its aluminium guides.No risk of the hem bar jamming.Blackout capability at any time of day.Can move in any angle or direction.CE marked; wind class 3.Installation:TESS 600, 601, 602 and 640: Top or back of the window.TESS 660/ 660 L: Face or reveal installation.Material:Brackets and relieving rollers: Aluminium, powder coated.Weight (excluding fabric):8 kg (approximately).Fabric area:TESS 600–660: Maximum fabric area of ≤9 m².TESS 660 L: Maximum fabric area of ≤13 m².Technical characteristics:Fabric draw: TESS 600, 601, 602, 640, 660: ≤3000 mm; TESS 660 L: ≤4500 mm.Fixing load: TESS 600, 601, 602, 640: ≤15 kg (per bracket); TESS 600: <5 kg (per fixing point).Fabric tension: >100 N.Operating temperature: 0–55°C.Motor: 9 Nm (12 rpm).Maximum running time: 4 minutes.Fabric speed: 3 m per minute (approximately).

Tensioned fabric zip system for glazed facades and rooflights. Suitable for internal or external use.

Features and benefits:

  • Fitted with a compact, single barrel tension system which produces smooth, quiet travel.
  • Built around a unique spring mechanism which constantly holds fabric flat and adapts to the surrounding environment.
  • Relieving rollers allow the blinds to follow the direction of the glass, in any angle or direction.
  • Can be applied to glazing of any scale or shape.
  • Compact headbox, making it easier to design into the glazing surround.
  • Discrete design.
  • Ultra-quiet motor.
  • Reliable and robust.
  • TESS 600, 640, 660 and 660 L are suitable for both interior and exterior use. TESS 601 and 602 are suitable for interior use only.

CE marked.

TESS 600:

  • Manufactured for flat or sloped glazing.
  • Rectangular in shape.
  • No guides required.
  • Comes with return pulley.

TESS 601:

  • Manufactured to cover 90° triangles and corners.
  • Shaped like a right-angled triangle.
  • Appropriate for flat surfaces.
  • No guides required.

TESS 602:

  • Manufactured for special or uneven shapes, including domes.
  • Trapezoidal in shape.
  • No guides required.
  • Comes with return pulley.
  • Ultra-thin cables maintain fabric tension.

TESS 640:

  • Rectangular in shape.
  • Guided by 6 mm slim, stainless steel rods.
  • Can move in any angle or direction.
  • CE marked; wind class 2.

TESS 660/ 660 L:

  • Rectangular in shape.
  • Tensioned zip screen, with a SideLock mechanism to stop the fabric blowing out of its aluminium guides.
  • No risk of the hem bar jamming.
  • Blackout capability at any time of day.
  • Can move in any angle or direction.
  • CE marked; wind class 3.

Installation:

  • TESS 600, 601, 602 and 640: Top or back of the window.
  • TESS 660/ 660 L: Face or reveal installation.

More about TESS 600:
As standard - Further information.

PendingCOMPACT TENSION BLIND:
 Manufacturer:
Guthrie Douglas.
  -Web:www.guthriedouglas.com.
  -Tel:+44 (0)1926 310 850.
  -Product reference:
[TESS 600]. - For flat or sloped glazing.
[TESS 601]. - For flat or sloped glazing.
[TESS 602]. - For flat or sloped glazing.
 Blind type:
[ ______ ] - Various fabrics and RAL colour finishes available. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Width:
[ ______ ] - 650–3000 mm. Consult manufacturer and insert requirements.
 Voltage:
[120 V]. - 60 Hz, 130 W, 0.98 A.
[230 V]. - 50 Hz, 120 W, 0.55 A.
 Control:
[Radio].
[Wired].


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Guidance

for TESS 600

from Guthrie Douglas

More about TESS 600: As standard - Further information.

As standard

Material:

Brackets and relieving rollers: Aluminium, powder coated.

Weight (excluding fabric):

8 kg (approximately).

Fabric area:

  • TESS 600–660: Maximum fabric area of ≤9 m².
  • TESS 660 L: Maximum fabric area of ≤13 m².

Technical characteristics:

  • Fabric draw: TESS 600, 601, 602, 640, 660: ≤3000 mm; TESS 660 L: ≤4500 mm.
  • Fixing load: TESS 600, 601, 602, 640: ≤15 kg (per bracket); TESS 600: <5 kg (per fixing point).
  • Fabric tension: >100 N.
  • Operating temperature: 0–55°C.
  • Motor: 9 Nm (12 rpm).
  • Maximum running time: 4 minutes.
  • Fabric speed: 3 m per minute (approximately).

Further Information

Literature:

RIBA Product Selector

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Contacts:

www.guthriedouglas.com

projects@guthriedouglas.com

T: +44 (0)1926 310 850

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