High Impact Domes Transparent U.V. Stabilised grade 1 acrylic, injection moulded for uniform thickness and strength. This material is Impact Resistant and Live load tested to 112kg as part of AS4285 - 1995.* Clear Acrylic is standard, and suits most applications. Opal Acrylic is used when a softer light is required.* Double Glazed Acrylic is recommended for extreme heat climates.* Polycarbonate is available upon request, and is only recommended for use when Extreme Impact Resistance is required.
Soaker Trays The "Hi Rise" centre is what makes our Soaker Trays unique and this feature is standard on all Sola Skylights. There is no reliance on any sealant against water ingress when the breather frame and dome are fitted into position, fastened with high quality polyurethane construction adhesive. Tile trays have a special double gutter system and 15kg/m2 "Acrylead" flashing.
Diffusers Our standard diffuser is a Pattern 12 Prismatic manufactured from clear acrylic with a thickness of 3mm. Other options include Pattern 15 (4.5mm), Seadrift, Flat Opal, Eggcrate, Dished Pattern 12 or Dished Seadrift.
Diffuser selection is based on personal preference, however Opal Diffusers are used when a softer light is required. Performance does not vary much between clear patterns.
Flexi Ducting Flexi-tube™: The most user friendly shaft system available. Designed specifically for use in Skylights and manufactured under quality control conditions. Flexi-tube™ offers a cost effective balance between ease of installation and 86% light reflectance against $$$ spent. Four layers of material, including Metalised Polyester, Polyester & Aluminium Foil and 1.2mm wire. This ensures a smooth reflective surface when tensioned.
Rigid Ducting For use with Sola Skylights. Flexi-tube™: The most user friendly shaft system available. Designed specifically for use in Skylights and manufactured under quality control conditions. Flexi-tube™ offers a cost effective balance between ease of installation and 86% light reflectance against $$$ spent. Four layers of material, including Metalised Polyester, Polyester & Aluminum Foil and 1.2mm wire. This ensures a smooth reflective surface when tensioned.
Leadlights Enhance the beauty of your Sola Skylight with the addition of an optional Leadlight Diffuser. The Designs shown below are available to suit the 350mm, 400mm, 500mm & 550mm sizes. (Photo is of 500mm, designs are adapted to suit smaller sizes).
Vari-light Ideal for any room where light control is desirable (ie. bedrooms, work areas). Manual pull cord operation can be installed at a convenient position in the room. Stainless steel construction ensures maximum light when you need it.
Power & Turbo Kits POWER KIT - Exhaust capacity: 200m³/Hr. An Electric Fan Ventilation System coupled to your Sola Skylight. The electric fan will operate continuously as required, at the flick of a switch. TURBO KIT - Exhaust capacity: 15 - 25m³/Hr dependant on windspeed. A 150mm Turbo Ventura Wind Turbine is coupled to your Sola Skylight. A variable performance, but will effectively clear the air over a period of time.
Adjust Air Natural light and ventilation are beneficial to your home and essential for healthy living. Installing a Series 3 Sola Skylight with the "ADJU