Domelights are designed to take advantage of natural daylight, and
to provide the necessary ventilation to conform with the Uniform
Building and Board of Health Regulations.
are manufactured entirely within the company and each unit is thoroughly
tested for both quality and performance.
base of the Akron Double Ventilated Domelights is 22 gauge (0.80
mm) galvanised sheet metal, (Single Ventilated 24 gauge (0.60 mm)
and the dome is moulded from 1/8" (3.175 mm) thick high quality
acrylic which provides long-term resistance to weathering and ageing.
The mirror smooth surface is cleaned by rain, virtually eliminating
the need for maintenance. Domes are usually moulded from OPAL "030"
grade material, which provides a light transmission figure of 78%.
Clear and other opal densities are available on request and double
dome units for use
in extreme heat areas are also available.
Domelights are totally weatherproof when fitted in accordance with
the instructions. This is made possible by the quality of design
and construction, when spot welding, pop-riveting and soldering
processes are employed.
Domelights are available in both square and rectangular dimensions
in a range of sizes and are readily fitted to steel deck roofing.