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DOOR MODEL 1434 Series Single Leaf, Euro Panel - Aluminum, Rod-Drive Dogging

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Door Model 1430 with Escape Wheel HandleFreeman Marine Door Model 1434 Series FREEMAN MARINE’S Rod-Drive Door with gear-reduction wheel actuation features concealed edge-of-panel dogs to provide aggressive watertight sealing** up to 7psi [48kpa] when properly adjusted and dogged closed.

Thick aluminum panel skins (.125” up to .250”), internal reinforcements, welded construction and screw fastened interior skin create the rugged, closure that is required in a watertight bulkhead, technical space or machinery space door.

Commercial and military vessel machinery space doors often installed with a sanded, bare aluminum finish. When Bristol yacht quality painted to your color specifications by Freeman, the 1434 Series’ makes a handsome, rugged portal that will stand up to continuous use by crew.

Solidly constructed, fully insulated and moderately priced, FREEMAN Rod-Drive Aluminum Panel doors are suitable for commercial, military and yacht applications.

** Degree of watertightness depends on number of dogs, door size, panel specifications, proper installation and sealing adjustment. Watertight doors are individually defined, specified and fabricated for each application.


  • Bulkhead watertight sealing up to 7psi [48kpa]**

  • .125”~.250" [3~6mm approx.] Thick Aluminum Skins - 5052 & 5083 Alloys available

  • Welded Frame & Exterior Skin Construction; Interior Skin w-screw attachment

  • Radius Corners

  • Bolt-in, Weld-in or Glue-in Frames

  • Internal Stiffeners for Extra Ruggedness

  • Yacht-Quality, Bristol Finish Paint (available); Sanded Finish (standard)

  • Rod-Driven Stainless Steel Dogging

  • Roller Bearing Dogs (generally 6~10 dogs depending on size of door)

  • Stainless Steel Wheels Std. - Dome-style Handle available

  • Glass Filled Striker Wedges

  • Solid Acoustic-Thermal Insulation – Optional Materials available

  • Blade-style Hinges Std. - Other Styles available

  • Stainless Steel Fasteners

  • 12" [300mm] clear glass View Port available

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Model 1434 Aluminum Panel Watertight Door with Rod Drive Dogging
Door Model 1434 Edge of Panel Rod Driven Dog - Retracted

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