forster presto Steel Fire-Rated Framing System

Fire-rated for 20 to 90 minutes, this rigorously tested, Intertek Listed, complete profile system is designed for flush mounted single or double-leaf doors, windows, and glazed closures.

forster presto by McGrory Glass is available in a RAL powder color finish, both standard and custom options to match your desired color scheme. The system is sustainably manufactured, with a product specific Environmental Product Declaration (EPD).

Ideal for protective applications, easy to install, forster presto is available through McGrory Glass with SCHOTT PYRAN® Platinum Fire-Rated Glass Ceramic and AGC Pyrobel® Fire-Resistant Safety Glass.

Product Overview

  • Fire-rated for 20 to 90 minutes, Intertek Listed
  • Available in a range of powder colors and finishes (both standard and custom), as well as brushed stainless steel
  • “S” label smoke door option available
  • Concealed hardware options available (concealed closer shown in Detail Drawings)
  • Factory-installed McGrory hardware packages available to meet project needs
  • Ideal for interior and exterior applications
  • Can be combined with multiple options from McGrory’s comprehensive product portfolio, including security glazing and architectural glass
  • Fabricated in-house at McGrory’s solar-powered, sustainable facility


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Listings & StandardsMake-UpFinishesMinute RatingApplicationsDoor Max WidthDoor Max HeightOther Max ExposedOther Max WidthOther Max Height
NFPA 80, NFPA 105, NFPA 252, NFPA 257, UL 9, UL 10B, UL 10C, UL 1784, Intertek SpecID: #68427, #69917SteelBrushed Stainless Steel TGIC-Free Powder Colors (stock & custom)20 MinuteDoors Only42″96″See 45minSee 45minSee 45min
NFPA 80, NFPA 105, NFPA 252, NFPA 257, UL 9, UL 10B, UL 10C, UL 1784, Intertek SpecID: #68427, #69917SteelBrushed Stainless Steel TGIC-Free Powder Colors (stock & custom)45 – 90 MinuteDoors, Borrowed Lites, Sidelites, Transoms, Windows42″96″3855in2 (90Min: 2034in2)98-1/4″ (90Min: 36″)98-1/4″ (90Min: 56-1/2″)

Our Partnership with Forster

We are beyond excited to be partnered with Forster. Modern steel framing offers our clients very narrow widths, a range of finishes, and the ability to balance code requirements with design intent. McGrory Fire-Rated team members Ben Haigh, Richard Whitcombe, and Zach Passman, give key highlights in our latest spotlight.


Proud Partners of Forster

We are honored to partner with Forster. A global leader in framing systems with 150 years of experience, Forster passionately develops high-quality steel profile systems for energy-efficient doors, windows and facades. Proudly Swiss-made, approximately 1,860 miles (3,000 kilometers) of steel profiles are manufactured in Arbon’s 150,000 ft2 (14,000 m²) production area annually, and shipped all over the world.

Our dedicated team of experienced industry veterans offers end-to-end project support, from start to finish. We know the products, and we know the codes. When you partner with McGrory, we make sure the right glazing is used in the proper application.

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Does your design need to meet multiple safety requirements? McGrory Glass DEFEND™ security glazing offers targeted solutions across sectors, including attack-resistant glass, bullet-resistant/ ballistic (also known as “bullet-proof”) glass, and fire-rated security glazing.

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Family-owned for over 35 years, McGrory Glass is a national fabricator and distributor of architectural, fire-rated, and security glazing. We offer comprehensive solutions across sectors.