SAF Introduces Dry-Joint Rain-screen System
Southern Aluminum Finishing Co. (SAF) in Atlanta has introduced
the SAF Series 4000 panel system, a dry-joint, rain-screen system.
The new architectural rain-screen wall panel system provides a defense
against moisture problems by equalizing pressure between the interior
and exterior environments by channeling air and water. Flashing
and weep holes in the panel bottoms and vent holes in the panel
tops can be added to allow for back ventilation and drainage.
Designed for both new build and refurbishment projects, SAF Series
4000 panels are available in a variety of cladding materials, including
aluminum composite materials, aluminum coated with Fluorocarbon
AAMA 2605 coatings and anodized aluminum.
Additionally, the SAF Series 4000 panels are designed for fast
and simple installation. According to information from the company,
Series 4000 panels are easily attached to walls with mechanical
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