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The A14-Series Full Glass Entrance Doors are designed to meet the architectural requirements for exterior entrance applications.  The A14-Series Doors are available for high frequency openings and entrances where large full glass (FG, FG2 and FG3) lights are required.  This premium door construction combines the strength and dimensional stability of steel with the structural integrity of the laminate core with internal gussets to provide added strength and rigity.
Features and Benefits
  • Honeycomb Core Systems that enhance the structural integrity of the door:
    • 1" (25mm) cell kraft honeycomb configuration with internal corner gussets to provide added strength and rigidity.
  • Seamless edges with full height, epoxy filled with interlocked edges, provide structural support and stability to the full height of the door edges.
  • Universal Hinge Preparations (patented) allow for easy field conversion from standard weight 0.134" (3.3mm) hinges to heavy weight 0.180" (4.7mm) hinges.
  • 14 Gage [0.067" (1.7mm) Inverted Top and Bottom Channels provide stability and protection for the top and bottom edges from abuse.
  • Beveled Hinge and Lock Edges allow for tighter installation tolerances, ensure easier operation and eliminate binding and sticking.
  • Recessed Dezigner TM Glass Trim provides a clean, neat and flush finish with the door surface.
  • Factory Applied Baked-On Rust Inhibiting Primer paint in accordance with ANSI A250.10-1998.


  • Door construction for Steelcraft A14-Series Doors meet the requirements of ANSI A250.8-2003 (SDI 100).
  • Hardware preparations and reinforcements are in accordance with ANSI A250.6-2003.  Locations are in accordance with ANSI/DHI A115 unless otherwise stated.
Finish Paint
  • Rookwood Brown
  • Downing Earth
  • Downing Stone
  • Downing Sand
  • Aurora Brown
  • Weathered Shingle
  • Chelsea Gray
  • Black Bean
  • Spalding Gray
  • Blonde
  • Mannered Gold
  • Burgundy
  • Luxurious Red
  • Sierra Redwood
  • Homberg Gray
  • Cascades
  • Raisin
  • Pool House
Door Application and Usage
Series Steel Thickness Opening Usage Frequency
A14 14 Ga (1.7mm) Interior-Cold Rolled Steel Maximum Duty
A14 14 Ga (1.7mm) Exterior-Galvannealled Steel Maximum Duty
Standard Hardware Preparations
  • Universal Mortise Hinge
  • 86 Lock
  • Inactive Leaf: ASA Strike
  • Optional 14 Gage Closer Reinforcement

Standard: mortised and reinforced for

  • Patented Universal hinge preparations: allow for easy field conversion from standard 4 1/2” x .134” standard weight hinges to 4 1/2” x .180” heavy weight hinges. Optional hinge preparation for 5” x .146” standard weight hinges or for 5” x .190” heavy weight hinges is also available.
  • Standard lock preparations: A multitude of standard lock preparations are available.
  • A14-Series: The cylindrical 161, 61L and mortise 86 lock preps are the most commonly used active leaf preparations. The 4 7/8 (124mm) strike prep is the most commonly used inactive leaf preparation.
  • Closer reinforcements: Optional reinforcements for surface closers are available

Door Sizes and ANSI A250.8 Conversions

Series ANSI A250.8 - SDI 100 Edge Construction Options Maximum Sizes Recommended Gage of Frame
Level Model  Description Single Pair
Level 4 - Maximum Duty Commercial & Institutional
A14 4 2 Seamless Epoxy Fill 4' 0" x 8' 0"
1219mm x 2438mm
8' 0" x 8' 0"
2438mm x 2438mm
14 Gage [0.067" (1.7mm)]