Heavy Duty Doors (per ANSI A250.8): Level 2 (18 gage) Model 1 (Full Flush) or Model 2 (Seamless) Physical Performance B (500,000 minimum cycles)

Pioneers Heavy Duty doors are made primarily of 18 gage carbon steel and have been tested to 3,000,000 cycles in accordance with ANSI A250.4.

Featured Doors: Heavy Duty Doors are available in following cores and series:

Standard door edge for Heavy Duty doors are mechanical lock seam edges.

Applications include: Office Space, Condominiums, Apartments and Dormitories, Hotels and Motels. For a complete Usage Selection Guide, Click the link at the bottom.

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Standard Cores for Heavy Duty Doors are Honeycomb (H Series).

Swing options: RH, LH, RHR, LHR (Handed and Beveled), or Reversible (Square Edge)

Edge options: Lock-seam (H, HP, HR, HT, LW), Tack and Fill Edge (-F), or Continuously Seam Welded (CH, CHP, CHR, CHT, C)

Material options for Heavy Duty doors:

  • Cold-rolled Steel (per ASTM A1008)
  • Galvannealed (per ASTM A924)

Standard Gage for Heavy Duty doors are 18 gage.

Additional gage options:14 gage and 16 gage

Available Widths: 2'0, 2'4, 2'6, 2'8, 3'0, 3'4, 3'6, 3'8, 4'0

Available Heights: 6'8, 7'0, 8'0

Special Heights and Widths available; please consult Factory.

Standard Door Elevation is Flush (F)

Additional Elevations:

Pioneer Heavy Duty Doors shall be cleaned and given one coat of baked-on rust inhibitive metal primer in compliance with ANSI A250.10.

Pioneer Heavy Duty doors can be prepared for almost any hardware configurations. All hardware by others except where noted.

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For Better Sound Properties, supply Honeycomb cores for Interior Openings. Panel has been tested up to 32 STC (ASTM E90, ASTM E413) and can be fire-rated up to 3 hours. Specify H Series for lock-seam (Full flush) and CH Series for a Seamless edge.


For Better Insulating Properties, supply Polystyrene or Polyurethane cores for Exterior Openings. Polystyrene (U-factor: .37, R-factor:2.70) and Polyurethane (U-factor: .34, R-factor: 2.92) cores tested in accordance with SDI-113-01 and ASTM C1363-05 (“Hot Box Apparatus”) and can be ordered galvannealed (A60) with top caps sealed against weather penetration. Specify HP (Polystyrene), HT (Polyurethane) for lock-seam (full flush) and CHP or CHT for a seamless edge.