Specifications for all shelters:
- 10 gauge steel walls
- ¼” steel lids
- Outer leak and corrosion protection with Quartz-epoxy. Far exceeds any thing used in the market today!
- Adjustable stairs, carpeted benches, and removable handrail.
- Back lid is removable in an emergency.
- Front lid is auto-latching and lockable with a key on outside.
- Over 120″ of entry air breathing space
- All underground shelters carry a limited lifetime, transferable warranty against leaking or floating
- All flush models have forced-air, battery-operated ventilation and lighting.
- Exceed FEMA guidelines
- Engineer approval
- Medium and large units are filled to engineers specs in 3,000psi reinforced concrete to prevent floating.
- Optional 16,000 lb. hydraulic escape jack available
Medium Flush Tornado Shelter
Shelter dimensions: 3 feet wide X 6 feet long X 4 1/2 feet deep
- Battery operated, forced-air ventilation and lighting.
- Has auto-latching, sliding, ball-bearing door.
- Outer key locking.
- Four carpeted, removable stairs for more room.
- Two carpeted, adjustable benches.
- Patch-free installation.
- Has adjustable, removable, hand-rail.
- Both lids removable in an emergency.
- This unit can seat 6-8 average sized adults with stairs removed. It has the “new” quartz-epoxy coating and carries the Lifetime Transferable Warranty against leaking or floating.
Large Flush Tornado Shelter
Shelter dimensions: 3 feet wide X 8 feet long X 4 1/2 feet deep
- Has all the same features as the Medium unit except it is two feet longer
- This unit can seat 8-10 average sized adults with stairs removed.
Extra-large Tornado Shelter
Shelter Dimensions: 4 feet wide X 8 feet long X 4 1/2 feet deep
It has all the features of the medium and the large except:
- Has 4-step retractable steel stair system
- It has 2 – 8 inch wide, carpeted, benches
- Since lids have to be narrow enough to drive over with a vehicle, the unit is not patch mark free
- Shelter can seat 10-12 average sized adults
- Also has the new Quartz-epoxy protection
Jumbo-Flush Tornado Shelter
Shelter Dimensions: 5 feet wide X 8 feet long X 4 1/2 feet deep.
- Has all the same features as the extra-large unit except it is one foot wider.
- Will seat 12-14 average sized adults