S-Flex-S Typhoon Roller Shutter

Export Worldwide
Made in the UK
Made to Measure
Supply and Fit Nationwide
Product Description

Designed for external applications where insulation and security are necessary, this shutter provides an effective solution to openings in danger of being battered by very high winds, hurricanes or typhoons.

This product utilises a 6mm wire rope which runs through the roller shutter curtain and into wind locks either side of the shutter increasing the wind load significantly.

When tested by an independent body, this model withstood 2282Pa of energy applied directly to its curtain.

These shutters have been manufactured up to 15 meters in width and 10 meters in height.

Ideal Uses
  • Warehouses
  • Factories
  • Very large openings
  • Areas with high winds, hurricanes or typhoons
Key Features
  • 6mm wire rope threaded through the curtain with 10mm threaded head screwed into wind locks every 1 metre on the door
  • Independently tested and withstood over 2282Pa of energy applied directly to the curtain
  • Offers 18dB sound reduction and insulation value of 1.4W/M2
  • Can be made to very large dimensions
  • Can be upgraded to High-speed operation
Technical Specifications


Constructed from pre-galvanised material. Ecotech formula foam infill – CFC free/ODP zero with a low global warming overall ‘U’ value of 4.8 W/m2 K. Each panel section is 94mm deep with multi-ribbed face for rigidity.


Formed from pre-galvanised material having a minimum thickness of 2.5mm incorporating twin vertical brushes on both inner and outer face of the guide. Brush carrier is constructed from PVC of medium impact strength, finished black and incorporating twin siliconised polypropylene weather strips, these running the full height of the door guide. The guide form is designed to allow reduced working faces and tapered inner faces to provide automatic interlocking/retaining feature for performance of retention under wind load. Complete with continuous 100 x 65 galvanised fixing angle.


The main support brackets for the barrel and motor unit are manufactured from mild steel plates of varying thickness and incorporate the necessary fixing positions for securing back to the opening structure.


Manufactured from seamless mild steel tube to BS4760 Grade 50C. Size to suit door width and height. Maximum barrel deflection 1:400. Fitted with precision-machined BDMS axles to BS970 EN33.


The bottom panel of the shutter is terminated with a specially designed aluminium extruded section complete with interlocking (EPDM) rubber weather seal.


The curtain, when assembled is held in position with purposely-designed injection moulded end fittings, manufactured from hard wearing nylon-6, which sits on the outside of the panels minimising scuffing and damage.


Comes galvanised with non-galvanised parts prime painted as standard. Customers can choose to have a powder coating of almost any colour as an additional extra.


DLA range of GfA motors with centrifugal governor to control the rate of descent when closing under gravity in an alarm condition. Has a range of output torques up to 147Nm sound reduction and insulation value Offers 18dB sound reduction (S 5821 part 3:1984) and insulation value of 1.4W/M2

Options and Variations



  • Key switch
  • Radio/remote Control
  • Rocker switch
  • Timer closing
  • Loop and Radar operation
  • Swipe Card activation


  • Not available


Can be upgraded to GfA Safedrive motor for high speed operation where speed and frequency of operation may be an issue.


Can be Polyester powder coated or plastisol coated in a range of standard RAL colours’ for an extra charge.

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UK Roller Shutters Ltd
Unit 41
Wombourne Enterprise Park
Bridgnorth Road
United Kingdom

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