Introducing the only lightweight high strength pivot door in the world that is guaranteed to be flat and stay flat without warping for 50 years, and youcan get it from your favorite pivot door company.
If you want the best pivot door, you want to make sure your pivot door has a modern design. Any pivot door with Sing Core inside can be made to look like any other pivot door weighing in at hundreds or thousands of pounds more, if itweren’t for this amazing pivot door core technology.
Pivot door architects, designers, and engineers are specifying Sing Core in their modern pivot doors for that extra satisfaction that comes from being able to stand behind your product, even if the pivot door system features a very large pivot door.
All pivot doors made with Sing Core inside are hand crafted pivot doors made to exacting standards with the highest tolerances (+/- .006-inch) for high precision appeal that cannot be found elsewhere among lightweight pivot door cores. Whether specifying a commercial door pivot, industrial custom pivot doors, or high end residential custom entry pivot doors, specifying Sing Core makes all the difference.
True flat large pivot doors can be glass pivot doors, or made of any available wood species, steel and glass doors, steel pivot doors, or any combination of custom entry doors, including large size doors.
Our pivot doors are custom made in the USA by artisans, craftsmen, and engineerswho take pride in their ability to deliver the goods when it comes to warp-freedoors that can be guaranteed not to warp.
Your pivot door is a superb, space saving solution, which can be an excellent way to divide two adjoining spaces. When used as pivoting room dividers, you get the added safety, security, and peace of mind that comes with your pivot door being fully insulated. Your insulated pivot door offers added climate control and sound deadening capabilities which couldn’t be achieved without Sing’s patented and patent-pending pivot door technologies.
Millworks love working with our lightweight MDF pivot door blank because it is lightweight, easy to finish, handle and maneuver around the job site without having to use heavy equipment, greatly reducing handling costs throughout the life of the project. Not to mention the money saved by not having to replace or repair the pivot door over the life of the project.
Pivot hinges can be added to your pivot door project in a variety of ways from edge-pivot-hinged (where the pivot door is hinged on one side only) pivoting door as an alternative to the center pivot hinged door that immediately comes to mind when you think of a traditional pivot door.
Large edge pivot doors can feature a man door (a door within a door) for passthrough without having to open the large pivoting door at all. Edge pivot doors have the advantage of offering the as wide an opening as a side-hinged door but are far more elegant and can host a much thicker pivoting door slab.
Modern steel pivot doors are increasingly in demand and Sing Core offers the best solution to the issue of heavy weight of traditional metal pivoting doors providing a lightweight alternative which provides superior high performance. While providing the lighter weight pivoting steel door, the strength is not compromised because Sing’s pivot door core is stronger than steel (660 PSI+) pound for pound.
Now, you can have a high-quality steel door with excellent protection of impact doors with the soundproofing of sound isolation doors without all the bulk and added weight.
Shouldn’t the next door your get from your favorite pivot door company have Sing Core inside? All you have to do is to have your architect specify Sing Core in your pivot door design, or simply tell your custom pivot door manufacturer that you want, “Sing Core inside,” your pivot door.
Then, and only then, you will have the only pivot door that is guaranteed warp-free for 50 years.
The new American pivot door is causing a stir across the USA among designers and architects opening an entirely new range of possibilities for the modern pivot door in contrast to pivot doors designed by and enjoyed by our forefathers.
The new pivot door making its way into the mainstream of contemporary architecture design is decidedly different from its predecessors in that this new generation of pivot door is Eco-friendly, lightweight, high strength, fully insulated, and can be guaranteed to remain warp-free for 50 years, regardless of size, resulting in the most sustainable pivot door in the industry.
This empowers modern designers and contemporary architects to design a pivot door of enormous proportion, up to 50 feet, which would otherwise be highly problematic in terms of design, construction, shipping, transport, maneuvering on site, installation, with increased highly-skilled labor and heavy equipment costs.
Let’s examine the characteristics of this pivot door one by one:
Pivot Door: Lightweight
Pivot doors can be made lightweight by sacrificing the core of the pivot door altogether. In the past pivot door manufacturers would compromise the inside of the pivot door by leaving it hollow or by using a lightweight core alternative, such as paper core, carboard core, or some other type of honeycomb core. Such a lightweight pivot door is prone to fail.
The latest innovation in pivot door technology incorporates a solid composite core which is based on a reinforced vertical grain torsion box core which is high precision (+/- .006 in.) and weighs a fraction of the weight of other solid pivot door core options.
Pivot Door: High Strength
Strength in the architecture of a pivot door is of primary interest because it determines the usability and functionality of a pivot door’s performance over time. If a pivot door is not strong (which pivot door engineers usually equate a lightweight pivot door with weakness), it will be prone to failure due to warp, and may bend, cup, twist or otherwise fail over time.
Patented Sing Core imbues a large pivot door with enormous strength (over 660 PSI) which is stronger than steel pound-for-pound. Only by using inventor Peter Sing’s patented vertical grain reinforced torsion box core is such a feat possible at such light weights.
Pivot Door: Fully Insulated
Insulation is of a concern amongst custom pivot door creators in terms of separation, security, and preservation of the space on either side of the door. Since the most effective use of a pivot door is as a main entrance door (especially if it is a large pivot door), insulation is a desirable component for keeping the interior space heated or cooled, and sound-deadening pivot doors can be very heavy indeed.
If your pivot door has Sing Core inside, you have a fully insulated solid composite core which provides both sound-deadening and climate control capabilities. This is why increasingly you find Sing Core specified in both refrigeration and sound proof pivot door specifications.
Pivot Door: Warp-free
Among the problems associated with large, oversized pivot doors, is pivot door warp. In most high-end pivot door applications warp is a problem due to the mass of the material. Most problematic are the challenges when building a pivot door of wood. A wooden pivot door will be compromised and fail when the grain on one side of the door is exposed to differing environmental conditions on the other side of the door.
Inventor Peter Sing can help to design the perfect pivot door substrate using his patented and patent-pending door technologies to create an anti-warping composite core that can counteract the tendency for wooden pivot doors to warp, thus resulting in the only door in the world which can possess a
Pivot Door: 50-year Warp-free Guarantee
Guarantee not to warp, ben, twist, or otherwise fail – including a full structure warranty – for 50 years.
No other pivot door company can do it, unless the door has Sing Core inside.
Sing’s patented pivot door core material is only available to the most highly reputable pivot door companies, millworks, and custom pivot door manufacturers around the world.
21 ft tall 4 ft wide 2-inch thick aluminum pivot hung door
Modern architecture and design include high-end pivot hung doors as an increasing feature in contemporary architecture designs. This growing trend among modern architects and designers has large pivot doors featured as the main entrance to the structure, especially those high-end exotic projects which demand an upscale approach to the design aspects of the project.
Large custom high-end pivot doors are designed and built to specs in order to provide a spectacular one of a kind attention-grabbing access point which will not soon be forgotten.
This large pivot door concept is sweeping the nation creating or filling spectacular openings with unique large pivot doors hosting a wide spectrum of visually impactful building materials spanning from exotic to contemporary natural wood grains to metal pivot doors from aluminum to hot rolled steel.
Trending modern pivot doors are not simply relegated to a center pivot point for affixing hardware. Creative approaches to incorporating pivoting doors into these leading-edge designs could have the pivot door hardware pivoting at nearly any location along the pivot door threshold.
Once restricted to a center pivot point, you may now find the pivot point of these architecturally inspired pivot door designs anywhere from center to innovative extreme edge pivot door hardware for the impressive follow up to the larger than life initial impact.
Even with the growing expansion of the pivot door hardware aren’t to accommodate the most prestigious projects (with a budget to match), there are specific challenges which concern the architects, engineers, and designers of these massive pivot entry doors.
You can expect no two of these high-end pivot hung doors to look the same as each millwork or door company providing these massive pivot slab doors can be working with solid panels as base material or have any type of glass opening imaginable. So they may be completely solid or have glass.
The trend can feature many varying lite cutouts or one large glass opening representing one-third or more of the pivoting door’s surface area, which would qualify it as being a French pivot door.
You will find these pivoting doors with glass not only at the structure’s main entrance but also as egress points between indoors and outdoors, like facing a back yard. Court, or garden area.
Modern pivot doors are larger and heavier than traditional swing doors or sliding doors. By virtue of the sheer size of the pivoting doors, which are often not only taller and wider than other types of doors, they are also usually a lot thicker than their contemporaries. This makes for a very large and heavy piece of material that is more likely than not prone to structural failure or warping (especially if manufactured of wood, which has the highest potential to move due to changes in the environment over time).
16 ft tall warp free teak exterior pivot front door
Modern wood pivot doors probably provide engineers with the most challenges because a huge piece of wood will move as this is the nature of a natural wood grain as it seeks to adapt to its environment, potentially rendering your pivoting work of art useless and unable to operate or secure properly.
High-end Pivot Hung Door Solution
There has been a well-kept secret among the best high-end custom pivot door manufacturers for the last ten years, which has empowered them to deliver large pivot doors made of any available flat material which can be made to stay straight and flat, without the potential to warp or fail structurally over time.
High end weatherproof exterior front door
Without this Sing Core’s secret ingredient inside your large high-end pivot hung doors, there will be many service calls addressing the performance of your big pivot door amidst its service lifespan.
Having Sing Core inside your large pivot door allows you to deliver and install an Eco-friendly insulated, lightweight pivot door which is stronger than steel pound-for-pound (660+ PSI) and can be guaranteed for fifty years.
To prevent large pivot door warps, the most high-end architects, custom pivot door companies, and master millworks rely on high-precision Sing Core (+/- .006-in.) for the strength of character and core value to deliver high-performance results to their most demanding clientele.
50-year Warp-free Guarantee
Pivot doors with Sing Core inside are the most prestigious high-end pivot hung doors in the world and sport the best guarantee of any large doors of any size (up to 50 ft., or more) which can come with a full 50-year warp-free guarantee. No other pivot door company in the world can make that claim.
Plus, your Sing Core premium pivot door solution also comes with a warranty covering the structure of your pivot door, because even if your door remains straight and true, you don’t want the structure compromised.
Sing Core is the only comprehensive full coverage approach to building pivot doors of immense size bar none.
Shouldn’t your high-end pivot hung doors have, “Sing Core inside?”
If you’re contemplating the design of a new structure or considering a major remodel of an existing structure, then you’re also looking for incorporating a new pivot door. The approach of featuring a pivot door in your project is one of the most significant features in contemporary architecture design today.
To achieve maximum impact of adding a pivot door to your structure, size and location makes all the difference. Used as a pivot entry door your pivot door is the primary access point for visitors as it is the first thing they see and/or touch prior to entering your structure.
To garner the most impact a large pivot front door increases curb appeal exponentially as the luring pivot front door garners attention of those approaching the structure from far away and draws them in.
How large should your pivot door be as your primary access point? The answer is a resounding, “As large as possible,” because the general consensus is that the bigger the pivot door the better. It is not uncommon for pivoting front doors to take a floor to ceiling approach for maximum attention-grabbing power.
How to Design a Pivot Door
Approaching large pivot doors is not for the faint of heart, and be prepared to allow a decent allowance for your pivot door in your budgeted expenses because large pivot doors can be costly.
A pivot door can be finished in any available flat building material which limits the possibilities only by your imagination, so don’t hesitate to fully exercise your creativity and let your imagination overflow.
Once you’ve decided on what material your pivot door will be made of, you will want to ponder how such a pivot door could be made. To make a large pivot door out of any solid material may be problematic because large pivot doors, especially if they are over 8 ft tall and 3.5 feet wide are going to be very heavy.
This extra weight can create problems for transporting, handling, and installing your pivot door throughout the process. Other considerations include strength-related threats to the pivot door’s precision and survivability.
Will it delaminate, warp, bend, or twist?
Can you get a large pivot door that can be guaranteed?
In most, if not all, cases, your large pivot door will be excluded from the rest of the door schedule which is protected by manufacturer warranty, because large pivot doors are prone to failure, as soon as the next season or climate change.
How to Spec a Pivot Door
The best way to spec your large pivot door is to note that it is to have, “Sing Core inside.”
Sing Core works hand in hand with millworks and custom pivot door manufacturers to create the ultimate pivot door, and it does start with having Sing Core inside.
Sing Core is the revolutionary pivot door core material which is based on inventor Peter Sing’s patented reinforced torsion box core which creates a solid composite structure which combined with Sing’s patent pending stiffener technology can create a Sing pivot door substrate which can compensate for any surface material that would otherwise be prone to warping or failure.
The resulting pivot door, a team effort or Sing’s True Flat Team and your favorite millwork or custom pivot door manufacture comprises a large pivot door which can be guaranteed not to warp, bend, twist, or otherwise fail for 50 years, including a full structure warranty.
Among the pivot door industry, the millworks, custom pivot door builders, and every major pivot door company, the new buzz words in the world of pivot doors includes the request for high end pivot door to have, “Sing Core inside.”
You might wonder why the trend of contemporary architects and designer are specifying their pivot doors, especially if they are large pivot doors, have, “Sing Core inside?”
The reasons include the attributes of patented Sing Core that are transferred to the pivot door making the lightest weight pivot door (a fraction of other solid pivot door cores, that are also the strongest (independently University tested at 660+ PSI) insulated pivot doors every built.
Thanks to inventor Peter Sing’s patented pivot door core material, any pivot door company can build a large pivot door that can be guaranteed to remain warp-free for 50 years. Pivot doors with patented Sing Core inside are the only pivot doors that can be covered by Sing’s 50-year warp-free guarantee.
Unique pivot doors of all kinds can be built with this revolutionary new pivot door core material, including but not limited to the following pivot doors:
Pivoting Pocket Door
A modern pivoting pocket door presents certain challenges for architects and designers, such as being heavy in weight if it is a large pivot door which swivels and retracts or is stored in a pocket door cavity within a wall. The pivoting pocket door is basically a pivot sliding door which pivots and slides into the concealed pocket. If slide and pivot doors have the slightest warp, bend, or twist they can become inoperable or might be lodged inside the pivoting pocket door’s recess.
Having Sing Core inside ensures the pivoting pocket door will remain faithfully straight and true for the life of the door or 50 years, even though it was constructed to last for hundreds of years.
Pivot Front Door
A pivot front door is also an architectural challenge if it is large, and all the best pivot doors are large pivot doors because the larger they are, the more likely a pivot door is going to fail due to warping. If one side of your pivot entry door faces the structure’s interior space and the other side faces the exterior, exposed to the weather 100%, you’re going to experience a warped door.
Exterior pivot doors do present a problem for the end user and an opportunity for ongoing pivot door companies who specialize in long term maintenance and repair over the life of the door. A well-hung pivot door with Sing Core inside will outperform any other commercial door, hands down. Even if it is among the family of,
Wooden Pivot Doors
Wooden pivot doors present the most problems with warping due to the nature of the wood to move according to the varying climate conditions or change of seasons. Seasonal warp is expected for wooden pivot doors of all kinds, whether they are exterior pivot doors or internal pivot doors.
Patented Sing Core is the only way to build a wooden pivot door that doesn’t warp with all the elegance and charm of solid timber pivot doors but at a fraction of the weight saving you money in pivot door hardware and maintenance over time.
Thanks to Sing Core you can have a large pivot door made of any available natural wood material, which is even a ecologically sound use of exotic wood to create the most impressive exotic wood pivot doors, which is subject to availability, of course.
Pivot Doors Prices
Sing Core’s pivot doors prices will have you expecting to pay more than a traditional pivot door, though in the standard range of high end custom pivot doors. As our favorite architectural door designers know, when you client demands the best pivot door made, it must have Sing Core inside your pivot door.
And while your custom pivot door might represent those among the higher pivot doors prices, you can be proud to have an economical pivot door investment which will pay you back in savings in maintenance, repair, and replacement costs because your Sing pivot door can be guaranteed for 50 years.
Pivot Door Systems
Sing Core is known around the world for providing the best pivot door systems, but the truth is, we don’t actually make the world’s best pivot door systems. Who actually makes our doors the best pivot doors in the world, is the pivot door company, custom pivot door manufacturer, and millwork who makes our patented pivot door core material look so good after they’ve finished and installed these magnificent masterpieces.
Pivot Front Doors for Sale
If you really want a pivot door with Sing Core inside, all you have to do is to contact your local custom pivot door manufacturer, millwork, or wherever you find pivot front doors for sale and make sure you tell them you want Sing Core inside your pivot door.
Wholesale pivot doors from Sing Core. Warp-free 4×8 pivot door blanks available to pivot door manufacturers only.
Wholesale pivot doors Warp-free 4×8 pivot door blanks
Our standard 4’ x 8’ pivot door blank is our only standard pivot door blank available to pivot door manufacturers and therefore is comes at an affordable 4 x 8 ft. lightweight high strength pivot door price.
By using our warp-free 4×8 pivot door blank, you can now have an affordable way to build a 4×8 pivot door that is guaranteed to make your pivot door end users very pleased with an impressive 4 x 8 pivot door which can be used as an exterior pivot door, with the most impressive characteristics.
4×8 Pivot Door Blank Untrimmed
The standard 4×8 pivot door blank is untrimmed (glue will be visible at seams) and ready for your in house door manufacturers to skin and finish to your client’s specifications.
Pivot Door Dimensions: 4 ft. x 8 ft. x 3 inches thick
4×8 Pivot Door Blank Trimmed
The standard 4×8 pivot door blank can be trimmed (no glue visible at seams) and ready for your in house door manufacturers to skin and finish to your client’s specifications.
Pivot Door Dimensions: 47.5 in. x 95.5 in. x 3 in. thick
Blank Pivot Panel 4×8 Specifications
• 3 inch top and bottom rails
• 1.25 inch edge stiles
• Weight = 122 lbs.
• Made in Pacific Northwest of USA (locally grown and mfg)
• Top quality A veneer on both sides of the panel
• 1/2 inch AC plywood skins
Sing 4×8 Pivot Door Blank Features
Far exceeding AWI standards for flatness, remaining straight and true with less than 1/16 inch warp at 8 ft. span = true flat.
Solid core material consists of patented Sing Core, small grid natural fiber vertical grain reinforced torsion box hybrid.
Very lightweight, a fraction of other natural wood fiber core materials.
Highest strength. See Sing 4×8 pivot door blank under 1000 lbs. center load with very little deflection.
Fully insulated wall-to-wall for climate control and sound deadening qualities.
Top quality A veneer ready for adding your laminate, surface material, and/or finishing.
Even under 1,000 lb. load, very little deflection.
Warp-free Pivot Door Upgrade
Sing warp-free pivot door blanks are manufactured with additional patent-pending warp-free stiffener technology built into the door’s Sing Core material. This enables the resulting pivot door to be guaranteed not to warp for 50 years.*
Discount 4×8 Wholesale Pivot Doors Pricing
Available to pivot door manufacturers only, the standard Sing 4×8 pivot door blanks are only available in quantities of 10 or more pivot doors. Less than 10 pivot doors will not qualify for wholesale discount pricing for pivot doors.
Final pivot door prices will include crate and shipping charges, available by submitting your wholesale price quote request.
* = Pivot doors are guaranteed by Sing Core on a door-by-door basis in cooperation with the pivot door company providing the pivot door(s) to the end user. Qualifying pivot doors will be manufactured and finished to strict conditions to preserve the integrity of the door over time. Only warp-free pivot doors accompanied with the written Sing Core Warp-free guarantee are covered.
Minimum order for pivot door manufacturers = 10 standard 4×8 pivot doors for special wholesale prices.
Sing Core helps to support your favorite millwork or pivot door company to create the best pivot door systems available in the world today. Your large architectural pivot door is likely one of the most striking and important features leaving a lasting impression on visitors.
As we all know, as impressive as it is, your pivot door is going to present challenges if it is a pivot hinge door over 7 ft. tall. There are factors facing architects and designers who desire to incorporate such a feature into a breathtaking structure.
Here are some of the challenges facing designers of your architectural pivot door:
Problem: Large Pivot Doors
The bigger the pivot door, the more challenges face designers, builders, and installers of large pivot doors. The size of your pivot door creates a challenge in the mere handling of the door. If your architectural pivot door is significantly large (of course, the larger it is, the more impressive it is) the size of it makes it difficult to transport between various stages of the pivot door build, from base manufacture, to millwork, to job site and installation. Each of these phases requires handling of the door, which can take many people and may include the use of heavy equipment for maneuvering the large pivot door.
Solution: Large Pivot Doors
Sing Core teams up with only the best millworks, custom door manufacturers and pivot door companies to provide the best Eco-friendly warp-free pivot door systems in the world, and each custom pivot door is proudly made in the USA. Even if your pivot door system requires a very large pivoting door, such as 40 ft. tall, Sing Core has the solution for any pivot door sizes.
Problem: Heavy Pivot Doors
Big pivot doors means you’re dealing with a big pivot door slab of material which is extremely heavy in weight. These heavy pivot doors are tough to handle by hand, requiring heavy equipment to move them around through the various stages of creation and throughout the installation process.
Solution: Lightweight Pivot Doors
Pivot Doors with Sing Core inside weigh a fraction the weight of other solid core pivoting doors. Significantly lighter weight pivot doors, even metal pivot doors, translates to huge cost savings in terms of manufacturing, transportation and long term maintenance costs over time. The warp-free nature of guaranteed professional Sing pivot doors greatly reduces pivot door maintenance costs, making your pivot doors systems more cost-efficient and sustainable.
Problem: Heavy Duty Pivot Door Hardware
Also note the weight of the large pivot door determines the pivot door hardware that will be utilized in the pivot door systems. Heavy pivot door means heavy duty pivot door hardware. The heavier the door, the more expensive the heavy duty pivot door hardware, which can come with an enormous price tag that can exceed the cost of the pivot door itself. In heavy pivot door systems, the hardware can easily be the most expensive portion of the entire system.
Solution: Eliminate Heavy Duty Pivot Door Hardware
Since the weight of your large pivot door determines the gauge of the pivot door hardware incorporated in pivot doors systems, reducing the weight significantly results in being able to utilize low cost hardware, greatly reducing the overall cost of the pivot door system, thanks to having Sing Core inside your pivot door(s).
Problem: Heavy Pivot Door Maintenance
Large pivot doors do impose heavy maintenance costs over time if they are used very much, due to stress of the heavy pivot door on the hardware, structure and further compromising the pivot door seal because of the pivot door material’s tendency to move. This translates to regular maintenance being required to maintain, repair or replace the supporting structure, frame, hardware and pivot door as necessary to achieve adequate performance expectations.
Solution: Little or No Pivot Door Maintenance
By having your custom pivot doors built with Sing Core inside, you can have nearly maintenance-free enjoyment of your exterior pivot door for 50 years. Of course, you will still need normal routine maintenance of the door’s finish, but you can rest assured that you can avoid having the service life of your pivot door interrupted by experiencing undue stress to hardware, structure or suffering the disappointment of a warping pivot door.
Problem: Warping Pivot Doors
Exterior pivot doors are more problematic than interior doors for their tendency to warp by having to separate two different spaces which could (and more often than not do) have quite different environments on either side of the door. This is the main cause of warping pivot doors, which can compromise the seal of the exterior pivot door and add stress to the existing structure and hardware.
Solution: Warp-free Pivot Doors
Sing Core provides the only known solution for warp-free pivot doors of any size. The warp-free true flat engineers and technicians at Sing Core help to design and build your custom door in concert with architectural specification to produce a professional large pivot door which can be guaranteed to offer non-warping performance for 50 years. No other Eco-friendly, lightweight, high strength door can have such a guarantee, unless it has patented Sing Core inside.
Problem: Replacement Pivot Doors
Replacement pivot doors, either at the outset (in the design phase) or as the pivot door begin to fail, is the unfortunate story that faces many exterior pivot door owners and/or users and purveyors of various pivot doors systems. Some care is taken in the replacement of pivot doors to find a pivot door solution which is less likely to fail, or provide some degree of reduction in ongoing pivot door maintenance.
Solution: Replacement Pivot Doors
The answer is not found in any millwork, pivot door company, or pivot door hardware company. The answer to the problems and challenges is found inside the door. Doors made with “Sing Core inside,” are lightweight, high strength, high precision, and can be guaranteed to warp, bend, twist or otherwise fail for 50 years.
Pivot door systems featuring pivot entry doors with Sing Core inside are the number one replacement pivot doors, especially in large pivot front door applications.
Sing Core has been supplying the only warp-free pivot door substrates that allows the best pivot door companies to offer their high end clients an exterior pivot front door of any size that can be included in their standard warranty work (most high end millworks offer a warranty on their work for one year or more, with the exception of large pivot doors over 7 ft. tall which tend to fail at the first sing of climate change) because if your pivot hinge door has patented “Sing Core inside,” it is covered by our 50 year warp-free guarantee. This enables the millwork, pivot door company, custom pivot door manufacturer and their clients, all to breathe easier, without having to worry about large pivot door pivot hinge challenges.
Due to the characteristics of the Sing Core inside the best pivot doors, your pivot door can feature a pivot hinge of any type or style which may be problematic when attempting to accommodate a large pivot door without Sing Core inside. Attributes of pivot hinge doors with Sing Core inside include lightweight (a fraction the weight of other solid core pivot doors), high strength (660 PSI, stronger than steel pound for pound), high precision (+/- .006 in. tolerance), high performance (long life without fail) and Eco-friendly (made in the USA with formaldehyde free adhesives, very little energy consumption or waste, with the sustainable use of natural resources).
Large pivot doors made with the absence of Sing Core are likely to fail. This is why they are normally noted on the contract and excluded from the other items on the job covered by the contractor’s warranty.
The lighter weight of the pivot door opens more opportunities for creatively applying various pivot door hinges which make the resulting pivot door even more impressive or adding a commercial door pivot hinge. The offset pivot hinge is gaining popularity among pivot door manufacturers and by utilizing Sing Core inside your pivot door, you can save substantially due to the lighter weight of your pivot door as pivot door hinges are determined by the weight of your pivoting door. Heavy pivot doors require a heavy duty pivot hinge, while your Sing pivot door can use a lighter weight pivot hinge.
Heavy duty pivot hinges are expensive and can be many times the cost of your pivot front door. That’s another reason why building your pivot hinge door with Sing Core makes so much more sense. Pivot door hardware companies, such as rixson pivot door hardware are available in many styles including top hung, offset pivot door sets as well as the more conventional center hung pivot hinge.
Pivot entry doors can come in a wide variety of types and styles and can be made to outperform any other type of pivoting door including aluminium pivot doors, any available type of natural wooden pivot doors or even a stainless steel pivot door. Your pivot hinge door could be made from any available flat building material, including woods or metals.
If you’re tired of dealing with the constant maintenance issues with dealing with large pivot hinge doors over time, then maybe starting off at the right place would be your most advantageous move by specifying your door has, “Sing Core inside.” If it’s too late, and you’re already struggling with problematic pivot hinge doors, no problem. Sing Core pivot doors are the most in demand replacement doors in the United States and increasingly throughout the world, as Sing Core products are routinely exported worldwide.
Years in the making, finally Sing Core has come out with the ultimate solution for Eco-friendly pivot doors made of any material and any size weighing a fraction of other door cores. This revolutionary patented solution has made Sing Core the number one resource for large pivot doors that are lightweight, high strength and can be guaranteed to remain warp-free for 50 years, as well as full structure warranty. No other large pivot door solution can match the power of Sing Core. Here’s the latest straight talk about pivot doors:
Pivot Doors Straight Talk
As the demand for large pivot doors is on the increase, the bigger they are, the more impressive they are, also, the more apt they are to fail due to door warp. Let’s face it, a door that is not straight and true is of little use as a door at all.
It is imperative for large pivot doors to remain straight and true, and the design team at Sing Core has created a full battery of patented and patent pending solutions to keep any large pivot door, made of any material perfectly straight, far exceeding AWI standards for flatness. The true flat experts at Sing Core have the knowledge and ability to create large pivot doors will not warp, eliminating the biggest complaint about pivot doors.
So, if you want a straight pivot door, the only way to get one made and guaranteed to remain warp-free for 50 years is to do what most contemporary architects, designers and engineers do, and that’s to specify that you want your doors to have, “Sing Core inside.”
Pivot Door Problems
Large pivot doors with Sing Core inside also solve other problems facing architects and designers, including, but not limited to…
Heavy Pivot Doors
Large pivot doors are big and heavy in weight. The large size and the heavy weight is problematic for a number of reasons. First of all, you must find a custom door manufacturer or millwork to take on such a project in the first place. Anything that is large is going to be difficult to create and manipulate through the building process just to create the mammoth door in the first place. Then you have to be able to move the door from the factory to the truck, using a combination of manpower and heavy equipment. Then transport the large pivot door from the factory to the job site. Once at the site, more manpower and heavy equipment is required to unload and move the door to where it will be installed. Installers now have to deal with the door, moving and fine tuning it to fit the space and attach the appropriate heavy duty pivot door hardware which can cost many times the price of the pivot door.
Heavy Duty Pivot Door Hardware
Expensive heavy duty pivot door hardware is required as the hardware is determined by the weight of the door. Even though this hardware is designed to handle a heavy weight pivot door, the straight talk is, if the door is used regularly, the hardware will start to breakdown and fail over time.
Large Pivot Door Maintenance
Which brings us to maintenance on the large pivot doors; yes, your large pivot door is impressive and leaves a great first impression but the more consistent lasting impression is left upon the pivot door’s owner who must bear the cost of constant repair and maintenance over the life of the otherwise magnificent large pivot door. As huge pivot doors are used, they cause stress and strain, not only on the hardware, but also the structure, creating the need for maintenance and repair on the pivot door for warp, the hardware as it deteriorates, and the structure for stress and strain.
Large Pivot Door Insulation
In most large pivot doors, little thought is given to the insulation value of the door. While large pivot doors are commonly thicker than their hinged cousins, the large pivot doors may not provide for energy efficient handling of thermal separation or elimination of sound penetration.
Large Pivot Door Danger
If you have a large pivot door, operating it may be problematic, especially when delicate little fingers are around when the pivot door is opened and closed. Large pivot doors are so heavy that there is the danger of injury to anyone, not just children, when the doors are in motion.
Pivot Door Solutions
Thanks you Sing Core, you can save money and have a better large pivot door experience over time, as the Sing solution is applied. Here are some of the solutions you can expect by specifying that your pivot door has, “Sing Core inside.”
Lightweight Pivot Doors
If your pivot door is built with Sing Core inside, it can weigh a fraction of the weight of any other solid core pivot door. The energy savings in just the creation and transport of your Sing pivot door help to make it more ecologically responsible, using less energy to create, ship and handle. But there’s more…
Lightweight Pivot Door Hardware
Because the type of pivot door hardware is based on the pivot door’s weight, a lighter weight door requires a pivot hinge which is matched. Real cost savings can be realized by being able to use the less expensive pivot door hardware, bring the cost of the hardware way down.
High Strength Pivot Doors
Your Sing pivot door is very strong as it was university-tested and rated at 660 PSI in strength, making it stronger than steel pound for pound. This superior strength is due to the patented insulated reinforced vertical grain torsion box core. Without Sing Core inside , you are limited to the ability of the material used to maintain the pivot door integrity over time.
Sing Pivot Door Maintenance
When your pivot doors have sing Core inside they are also nearly free of regular maintenance. If you have a professional Sing pivot door that does not warp, then you possess a large pivot door which can be guaranteed not to warp, bend, twist, cup, or otherwise fail for 50 years. Plus, if the door is damaged for any reason, it can be quickly and easily repaired on site (often without have to dismantle or remove the door) without compromising the pivot door’s strength or integrity. In addition, the lightweight of your Sing pivot door, means much less stress and strain on the hardware.
Sing Pivot Door Installation
Being so lightweight reduces costs and time by being so lightweight. Due to the bulky size several people will need to manipulate the door, but no heavy equipment will be needed because the crew can easily maneuver the large pivot door without much trouble. In fact, we commonly hear back from the installers about how they couldn’t believe how light and easy to work with large pivot doors with Sing Core inside are.
Insulated Pivot Door
Sing Core pre-packs your large pivot door with insulation wall to wall inside the torsion box structure imbuing your large pivot with increased ability for climate control and also sound deadening capabilities that are hard to find in other large pivot doors. If you’re thinking about separation between room, or particularly a pivot front door, the added insulation factor is of huge benefit and included in every Sing pivot door blank at no extra charge. Insulation upgrades are available per your specification.
Sing Pivot Door Safety and Security
Due to the increased insulation and high strength of your pivot door that has Sing Core inside, you can enjoy a greater sense of safety and security. The high strength will prevent breaching the door from unwanted guests. These are often used as impact doors. If you kick other lightweight pivot doors, they could easily fail and offer egress to an otherwise secure environment, but if you kick a Sing pivot door you will not break the door. You are more likely to break your leg and the sound deadening characteristics inhibits eavesdropping.
In the event a child, or anyone, gets their hand or fingers caught in a Sing large pivot door in motion, the likelihood of surviving such an event is much more likely as less damage will occur thanks to the Sing solution being so much lighter in weight than other large pivot doors.