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MPI windstorm products have been tested to the requirements for hurricane susceptible and wind borne debris regions as defined in the International Building Code and the Florida Building Code. Products are tested for impact resistance, design pressure and structural integrity while incorporating various commercial hardware applications. Product certification and validation by Underwriters Laboratories. 

Windstorm Products

Test methods
ANSI A250.13 Testing and Rating of Severe Windstorm Resistant Components for Swinging Door Assemblies
ASTM E330-02 Standard Test Method for Structural Performance of Exterior Windows, Doors Skylights and Curtain Walls by Uniform Static Air Pressure Difference
ASTM E1886-05 Standard Test Method for Performance of Exterior Windows, Curtain Walls, Doors and Storm Shutters Impacted by Missile(s) and Exposed to Cyclic Pressure Differentials
ASTM E1996-05 Standard Specification for Performance of Exterior Windows, Curtain Walls, Doors and Storm Shutters Impacted by Windborne Debris in Hurricanes, Missile D, Wind Zone 4
ASTM E1996-09 Standard Specification for Performance of Exterior Windows, Curtain Walls, Doors and Storm Shutters Impacted by Windborne Debris in Hurricanes, Missile D, Wind Zone 4

Design Pressure- 70 psf
Wind Speed- 140 mph
HMMA 861 Steel stiffened door construction

Single Opening
16 gauge min.- CR, A60, SS (door and frame)
Hardware:
Cylindrical lock
Mortise lock (also mortise deadbolt and mortise exit device)
Rim exit device

Pair Opening
16 gauge min.- CR, A60, SS (doors and frame)
Hardware:
Cylindrical lock/Surface bolt
Mortise lock (also deadbolt and mortise exit device)/Surface bolt
Rim exit device/Rim exit device/Hardware mullion
Concealed vertical rod/Concealed vertical rod
Surface vertical rod/Surface vertical rod

State of Florida DBPR Approved

May be fire-rated up to 11/2 hours for exterior application
 

See MPI Technical Data Manual for additional information or contact customer service for limitations and expanded product availability.

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