Skyfold Classic

Advantages of Skyfold Classic Operable Walls

Easy and Efficient

  • Simple turnkey operation
  • No physical effort required
  • Room configuration changed in minutes
  • Retracts quietly and effortlessly
  • Damaged sections easily replaced
  • REVIT drawings available for ease of design integration
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Skyfold® deployment time required compared to conventional movable walls

Exceptional Safety Features

  • Operated by two push button switches controlled by a single three position key switch
  • Uses aircraft grade wire cables sized for a high safety factor
  • Each cable is lifted by a separate cable drum
  • Bottom leading edge equipped with an obstruction sensor with auto-reverse.

Convenient and Efficient Use of Space

  • Fold vertically and store in the ceiling, often an unused space
  • Does not use floor space for storage pockets
  • Can be installed virtually anywhere…in between beams, around ducts and pipes


  • Panels never handled during operation
  • Panels do not experience the usual wear and tear
  • Will outlast conventional wall systems

Aesthetically Pleasing

  • Seals are internal
  • No unsightly wall and floor tracks
  • Walls can be installed to meet at 90°
  • No unsightly side pocket doors
  • No visible hinges or hardware

Outstanding Acoustics

  • Exceptional STC ratings
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  • Pliable seals that seal tightly against most surfaces
Product STC Rw NRC SAC Weight
Classic 51™ 51 PDF 51 PDF 7.0 lbs/ft2 (34.2 kg/m2)
Classic 55™ 55 PDF 54 PDF 7.6 lbs/ft2 (37.1 kg/m2)
Classic 60™ 60 PDF 59 PDF 9.4 lbs/ft2 (46.0 kg/m2)
Classic NRC™ 50 PDF 49 PDF 0.65 PDF 0.65 PDF 7.5 lbs/ft2 (36.6 kg/m2)

Weights are based on partitions
24′-0" (7315mm) long x 14′-1" (4290mm) high.

Acoustic performance of Skyfold® moveable walls as compared to conventional operable walls

Cost-Effective and Lightweight

  • Modular system that allows for design flexibility
  • Not expensive to replace damaged panels
  • Weighs 7.0 to 9.4 lbs per square foot (34.2 to 46.0 kg/m2, compared to 10 to 12 lbs (48.8 to 58.6kg) with conventional walls
  • Light weight resulting in savings in structural steel
  • Even load exerted on structure, no load concentrations or shifting loads
  • The drive system is mounted to the same structure as the partition, further saving in steel costs
Weight of a 60 foot by 20 foot Skyfold® wall as compared to a conventional operable wall of similar size and STC rating

Available in a Variety of Finishes

  • Vinyl, fabric, specialty metals, plastic laminates, marking surfaces, wood veneer, and more
  • Classic NRC is available in acoustically transparent fabric only.
Advantages of Skyfold Classic Series