Section 8210.1 MASONITE Molded Panel Series Composite Particleboard Core Interior Doors
Part 1: GENERAL 1.1 Scope: Subject to local building codes, this product is intended for use in:
Single family dwelling interior applications.
Multifamily dwelling, low-rise professional office, library, and
low-rise motel interior applications. 1.1.3 Lighter use industrial building and factory, hotel, and retail sales building interior applications. 1.2 Product Description: 1-3/8" side-hinged door systems manufactured by MASONITE. 1.2.1 Door system components include: door panel(s), bifold panel(s), door frame, hinges.
Part 2: BASIC MATERIALS 2.1 Door Panel: Masonite 6 Panel Smooth Colonist Molded Panel doors shall be fabricated using loose lay up assembly that includes molded wood fiber facings, wood stiles, wood or MDF rails and particleboard core. Door facings are to be bonded to stiles, rails, and core forming a 3-ply structural attachment. Water based latex
primer used on door facings (stile and factory pre-finished. 2.1.1 Hinge preparations for 1-3/8" thick
rails per request) unless
doors to be machined to for cylindrical lock and
deadbolt are to be 2-1/8" diameter at 2-3/4" 2.1.2 Vertical edge of door to be square,
lock stile only. Edge preparation should be clearly noted product is ordered. 2.2 Door Frame: Wood jambs shall be fabricated as a
with doorstop applied.
doors to be preparations
machined to accept are to be machined for
preparations for 3-1/2" hinges. full lip cylindrical
1-3/8" thick Strike jamb strike plate.
Double door units at the top of door head jamb. 2.3 Hinges: (3) required on doors than TO".
shall include preparations for ball catch located on both door panels designed to strike into the
standard weight radius mortise hinges are TO" height or smaller & (4) on doors greater
Part 3: DELIVERY, STORAGE & HANDLING 3.1 Delivery: Reasonable care shall be exercised during shipping and handling in keeping with the decorative nature of product. 3.2 Storage & Protection: Store upright in a dry, well-ventilated
building or shelter at a damp, freshly plastered,
Do not store in
have completely dried. Doors should be stored at least 10' from any heat source to help prevent uneven drying. Doors be sealed with an oil-based sealer or primer if stored for periods.
away must long
Part 4: EXECUTION 4.1 Examination: Site verification of substrate conditions, which have been previously completed, are acceptable for the product
installation specifications. instructions in accordance with Verify that door frame openings
manufacturer's are constructed process. Select
fasteners of adequate type, intended functions. 4.2 Installation: Remove
number, and quality to perform the
protective packaging just prior to
installation. required and
Installer shall be experienced in performing work shall be specialized in the installation of work similar
to that required for this project.
product data, including
installation instructions and product packaging installation. 4.3 Finishes: See Masonite - How to Paint
manufacturer's product catalog instructions for
complete finishing details. Various types of materials are used the construction of the door system; each shall be sealed accordance with manufacturer's specifications to protect against
various environmental conditions. Make sure to completely seal and inspect all 6-surfaces (top, hinge side, bottom, lock side, in the construction of the door system; each shall be sealed in accordance with manufacturer's specifications to protect against various environmental conditions. Make sure to completely seal and inspect all 6-surfaces (top, hinge side, bottom, lock side, in
front face panel(s).
and back face) with two-coat Finishing and/or re-finishing
minimum on operable must be completed
immediately after door has acclimated to the it is to be installed and within a maximum
of 7 days.
finishing average surfaces
after a rain humidity. to insure
or damp and during periods of higher than Conduct periodic inspections of all coated that door components are not exposed.
Inspections should occur at least once a year. surface as needed.
Part 5: GENERAL PERFORMANCE
5.1 Acoustical Performance: Unit scheduled for installation in opening requiring a specific noise control rating shall be clearly
product is ordered.
1-3/4" thick Molded Panel
with particleboard core is 29. (See acoustical
sound transmission class performance data for unit
noted when Series door (STC) rating
specific acoustical information.) 5.2 Thermal Performance: Unit
opening requiring a specific thermal rating shall when product is ordered. 1-3/4" thick Molded
be clearly noted Panel door with
particleboard core at R-value of 3.54. (See data for unit specific thermal information.)
5.3 Fire Resistance: requiring compliance shall be clearly noted Molded Panel Series
Unit scheduled for installation in openings with national, state or local fire guidelines when product is ordered. Masonite·1-3/4" door panels have been evaluated for use
as fire doors in 20-minute locations. Labeling is the Intertek Testing services 1 Warnock Hersey
available under program. Fire
installed in accordance with NFPA with manufacturer or distributor for
80 guidelines. (Please limitations of use).
Part 6: WARRANTY 6.1 Limited 1-Year - Please check with manufacturer or distributor for current warranty terms and conditions.