APOLLO LOUVERED SYSTEMS

The Apollo Advantage

Axis Concepts Inc. is an industry leader in the custom design, manufacturing and delivery of exterior adjustable roof systems for architects and contractors nationwide. Apollo’s top-quality system is custom-designed with the utmost detail, while innovatively serving your architectural vision.

 

The Apollo Difference

At Axis Concepts Inc., our experienced project management team works with our customers and maintains constant communication in order to ensure that product specifications and requested lead times are met. In addition, Axis Concepts Inc. provides in-house fabrication assuring proper field assembly requirements.

 

About Axis Concepts Inc.

After nearly 20 years in the construction industry our founder determined a special niche in the market for a unique adjustable roof system. Combining his years of experience with different materials he and his team of engineers set out to design the highest quality system made in America while keeping ease of construction and value in mind. After several years of development, design and engineering Axis Concepts Inc. and the Apollo Opening Roof System were brought to market to the delight of customers around the country. Since Axis Concepts Inc. first launched the Apollo Opening Roof System it has made its presence and quality known throughout the industry. Acknowledged for its innovation, design and simplistic approach to installation, the Apollo Opening Roof leaped to the forefront of the market as a proven high quality solution for almost any outdoor space.

 

At Axis Concepts Inc., the Apollo team’s mission is to provide the highest quality product for the best value while also providing the very best in customer service and support. Our entire staff is here to assist with everything from your first inquiry through design and ordering. Included in our services is a full team of designers and engineers to assist in assuring that the Apollo Opening Roof System be easily integrated into any project from design to permit requirements. Also on staff is our team of professional installation technicians to help provide solutions to contractors on in the field.

 

FEATURES & BENEFITS OF OUR PATIO COVER SYSTEM

RAIN PROTECTION

Interlocking louvers channel rain into 360° gutters providing protection from the rain.

 

SOLAR CONTROL = ENERGY SAVINGS

Louvers can be oriented in any direction desirable for maximum control over sunlight. Sun can be let through in the winter to provide solar heat gain, and blocked in the summer months to provide energy-saving shade.

 

VIRTUALLY MAINTENANCE FREE

Eliminates painting, staining, and waterproofing of traditional cover options. Aluminum construction prevents warping, cracking, and deformation.

 

BEAUTIFUL APPEARANCE

Apollo louvers and components are available in two standard colors, as well as an endless array of architectural finishes. The baked-on enamel provides a lasting finish. Anodizing, other custom coatings and the sleek louver Apollo system compliment any architectural design. The louvers have the look and feel of a traditional tongue and groove ceiling when fully closed.

 

INSTALLATION


The Apollo system can be installed by any qualified builder or DIY. The system was designed with the installer in mind, providing short build time and hassle free installation. Complete installation guides are provided to simplify installation.

 

COMPLETE IN-HOUSE DESIGN SERVICE

A simple sketch is all it takes to start the design process. Axis concepts can provide all necessary engineering documentation.

 

15 YEAR WARRANTY

Each Apollo Opening Roof System is warranted from defects in materials and finish for 15 years. Electrical components and drive motors are covered for 5 years.

 

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

 

 

LOUVER / TRACK MATERIAL

6063-T6 Aluminum (All extrusions manufactured following Aluminum Association tolerances and to meet ASTM standards.)

 

PIN MATERIAL

Self-lubricating, UV resistant Delrin®, by Dupont™

 

COATINGS (STANDARD)

Electrostatically applied polymer enamel meets or exceeds AAMA organic coating standards. Oven baked to 400° to achieve H-2H hardness rating. The finish provides excellent resistance to stains, scratches, dirt, UV rays, and salt spray.

 

UNLIMITED CUSTOM FINISHES

Including Kynar and anodized

 

MAX LOUVER SPAN

10 feet (Please call regarding longer spans.)

 

MAXIMUM LOUVERS PER BAY

50

 

LOAD RATINGS

Standard load rating 110 mph, 20 lb. live load, 60 lb. snow load (higher ratings are achievable)

 

LOUVER SLOPE

5/8” drop per 10’ of louver, away from actuator assembly

 

LOUVER ROTATION

Nearly 160° of motion from a flat, closed position