Fire Rated Doors FireStar® Models 700 & 700c

Fire Rated Doors FireStar® Models 700 & 700c

FireStar® fire-rated doors provide a practical and innovative solution to safety and fire protection for high traffic areas. Rolling Steel Fire Doors can be drop-tested and reset at any time by anyone, thanks to a standard auto-reset feature. Model 700C is an insulated rolling steel fire door with a non-combustible mineral wool insulation that has a flame spread and smoke development of 0, further aiding in the protection of the building. Both fire-rated doors feature a forward-thinking design that outperforms industry standard fire doors in all areas, including auto-reset testing capability; smooth, quiet operation; and reliable, long-lasting performance.

Ideal Applications Include:

Distribution Centers   |   Food Service Areas    |   Stadium Concessions    |    Service Stations    |    Storage Areas    |    Warehouses    |    Manufacturing    |    Trucking Distribution Center 


Standard ConstructionModel 700CModel 700
Max. Width**22'"24'
Max. Height**22'24'
Max. Sq. Footage324 sq. ft.324 sq. ft.
MaterialGalvanized or Stainless SteelGalvanized or Stainless Steel
Curtain Material3" insulated galvanized steel flat slats (#34 profile) 22-gauge steel front / 24-gauge steel backer Interlocking roll-formed slats with alternate slats fitted with metal end-locks/ wind-locks
Max Steel Gauge2218
OperationChain hoist or MotorLift-up
MountingFace mount angle-in or angle-out; between jambsStructural steel, drywall over wood stud jamb, drywall over 16-gauge steel stud jamb
Counter BalanceHelical springs, oil tempered, iron barrel plugs for anchoring springs to shaft and pipe; 20,000 cycleHelical springs, oil tempered, iron barrel plugs for anchoring springs to shaft and pipe; 20,000 cycle
Hood24-gauge galvanized steel /stainless steel round hood24-gauge galvanized steel /stainless steel round hood
Bottom BarGalvanized steel double angle with weatherstrip and insulationTwo equal angles
Thickness- 0.121" min to stiffen curtain
Brackets3/16" or 1/4" steel plates with sealed ball bearings, painted factory black3/16" or 1/4" steel plates with sealed ball bearings, painted factory black
Release MechanismNoYes
Slat ProfilesNo. 2, No. 4, No. 14, No. 17No. 34
R-value* (optional)5.0No
U-value* (optional)0.2No
Wind Load (optional)Yes***Yes***

*Wayne Dalton uses a calculated door section R-value and U-value for our insulated doors
**Maximum height and maximum width are independent of each other and may vary based on slat profile, material and gauge
*** FBC and Miami Dade approved wind load reinforcement is available for hurricane-prone areas


High-Quality Construction

  • Patent-pending planetary gear on the drop-out mechanism ensuring years of reliable service and drop-out performance
  • Lift up operation control device utilizing a clutch plate and unique counterbalance technology to drop the door in the event of a fire
  • UL/ULC/FM rated; Conforms to NFPA Standard 80
    • Up to 4-hour and 3-hour Class A label in UL, ULC
    • Regulates the installation and maintenance of assemblies and devices used to protect openings in walls, floors, and ceilings against the spread of fire and smoke
  • Tested and approved to meet the requirements of well-known agencies, such as Underwriters Laboratories and Factory Mutual

Reliable Design

  • Factory-tested and approved for a minimum of 20,000 cycles, the FireStar® door can be used and easily tested on a regular basis without concerns of premature failure
  • Non-Tension Release provides the ease of simply opening the door to reset the drop mechanism after ‘an event’

Field Repairable

  • Floor resettable features an easy drop test with a fast/simple reset in a matter of seconds
  • By incorporating one standardized component design, this ensures more accurate installations and reduces the possibility of potential service calls in the future


  • 24-Months Limited Warranty on all product parts and components