INSTALLATIONS


Diagram of Tornado Guard Original Standard Storm Shelter Specifications
Diagram of Tornado Guard Original Standard Storm Shelter Specifications

Tornado Guard Shelter Specifications

Dimensions
Tornado Guard Original Standard Storm Shelter
› Exterior: 80" x 80" x 48" tall
› Interior: 72" x 72" x 42"
› Access Opening Approx.: 28" x 28”

Tornado Guard Standard Seated Storm Shelter
› Exterior: 64" x 80" x 72" tall
› Interior: 60" x 72" x 71"
› Access Opening Approx.: 28" x 28”

Tornado Guard 6 Footer Storm Shelter
› Exterior: 80" x 80" x 48 ½"
› Interior: 69 ½" x 69 ½" x 42"
› Access Opening Approx.: 28" x 28"

Tornado Guard Unit
› 3/16" to 1/4" wall thickness
› Unit manufactured from white tinted fiberglass
› Reinforced foam core construction
› Water resistant
› Mold and mildew Resistant

Tornado Guard Door
› 19+ lbs.
› Door handle with 2 locking pins inside
› Steel angle iron frame and fiberglass cover
› Unique door that opens up and collapses down

Customer's Tornado Guard Storm Shelter Photos

Tornado Guard Storm Shelter Photo By Customer 1

Tornado Guard Professional Installation Photos

Tornado Guard Storm Shelter Professional Install Photo 1
Workers shown measuring out the precise area where the Tornado Guard is to be placed within the slab. A hole 7' x 7' x 49" deep (depending on slab height) is dug and the unit is placed inside and leveled on a compacted base. (The Six Foot Shelters are dug around 72" deep.)

Tornado Guard Professional Install Photo 3
Sand and dirt are used to backfill the hole and secure the Tornado Guard.

Tornado Guard Storm Shelter Install Photo 2
The Tornado Guard is set and back-filled.  Note:  Before concrete is poured, run ventilation pipe. Install rebar or cables.  You are now ready to pour the concrete slab.

Tornado Guard Storm Shelter Professional Install
After slab is poured, the Tornado Guard is completely secure beneath the concrete, ready to use!

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