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Metal (Non Fire Rated) Access Panels- Picture Frame

Lightweight yet tough, non-fire rated metal access panels to provide access to concealed electrical, plumbing and other building services.

For applications where plastic access panels/hatches are not suitable and a fire rating is not required.

Convenient and quality solution for meeting Building Regulation Part J and the gas safety industry’s concealed boiler flue inspection access requirements (non-fire rated applications).

Hinged, flush door panels with twist lock mechanism also features:

  • quick release door mechanism to provide maximum access
  • universal door handing.

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Features & Benefits

  • Saves time and money compared with traditional joiner-made alternatives
  • Supplied with additional fixing anchors (+50mm) for deeper wall and ceiling installations
  • Hinged flush door panel with twist lock mechanism
  • Quick release mechanism removes the door for full access
  • Acoustic performance of 24dB (contact the Timloc Technical team for more information)
  • Great aesthetic appearance and finish
  • Visible picture frame surround conceals cut out edge
  • Robust polyester powder coated finish
  • Allows for painting if required
  • Quick and straight forward to install
  • Universal door handing


  • Dry lined walls
  • Ceilings
  • Ducts
  • Units

Technical Information

  • Fire rating: No
  • Acoustic performance: 24dB (please contact the Timloc Technical Team for more information).
  • Airtight: No
  • Insulated and draft stripped: No
  • Locking facility: Yes
  • Closing mechanism: Twist lock
  • Door type:  Hinged

How to Order

  • State which size of panel is required
  • Confirm the hole cutting size

Installation Advice

Please don’t hesitate to contact the Timloc Technical Team for advice regarding the installation process for any of our products.

  • Prepare a clean trimmed opening in the structure 5mm larger than the panel ordered
  • Unlock the door with the key provided, unscrew one pivot hinge pin and remove the door from the frame
  • Offer up the frame and press firmly into place checking that it is flush and square
  • Screw fix using suitable fixing screws through pre-drilled holes into all four sides of the frame, please follow the in depth guide with fitting instructions that are supplied with the product

Quality and Standards

  • Manufactured to BS EN ISO 9001 - Quality Management System
  • Manufactured to BS EN ISO 14001 - Environmental Management System
  • Building Regulation Document Part J – Heat Producing Appliances (concealed boiler flue inspection access)
  • Meets all other relevant regulations and standards

Material and Colour Choice

  • Electro galvanised mild steel
  • Polyester powder coated smooth finish (20% gloss)
  • White – RAL 9016
  • Can be painted - if required

Care and maintenance

  • Clean using a soft cloth with a mild detergent
  • Spare keys available upon request
  • nbs plus
  • riba

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