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ON SALE SS-4 Fiberglass In-Ground Tornado Shelter
Price: $3,286.00Ad # 1126601
Posted By: Storm Shield of Paducah, KY
Item Location: Paducah, KY
Date Posted: June 14
Expiration: July 14
Category: Home/Miscellaneous
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BOTTOM DOLLAR FOR NEW SHELTERS --IN STOCK -- READY FOR PICK_UP
The SS-4 Storm Shield In-Ground Tornado shelter is designed around the occupancy of four adults and provides you and your family with “Underground Protection”, the safest place during a storm.
All Storm Shield Tornado Shelters are designed in accordance with the "American National Standard" design criteria for underground storm shelters is adhered to.  That standard, called the ICC/NSSA Standard for Design and Construction of Storm Shelters [ICC 500-2014]. This standard was adopted by the Federal Emergency Management Agency [FEMA] in their latest publications of FEMA 320 and FEMA 361 and governs the criteria for entry and stair width, rise and tread, hand rails, seating, occupancy space, ventilation and ground coverage. 
The SS4 can be installed in 3 - 5 hours.
The unit comes with 2 each nominal 10' long 2" dia. schedule 40 steel pipes for anchoring.
Customer supplies two 3/4" x 4' x 8' sheets of Treated Plywood for adequate anchoring. Installation Instructions and drawing included.

Additional Features:

Durable "No Rust" Fiberglass Construction
Mold /Mildew Resistant Interior
Easy Release Exterior Latch
Easy-open Doors with two Pneumatic Cylinders
3 Interior Latching Devices with Pull Through Protection
Stainless Steel Continuous Hinge
Safety Handrail and Non-Skid Walking Surface on Stairs
Well Ventilated Compartment
Carpeted Floor
Comfortable Molded-in Bench Seating
Structural ribbing for seismic and hydrostatic loads
Composite Door containing ballistic grade proprietary material
(debris impact resistance in EF-5 conditions)
Composite door does not resist radio and cellphone signals like aluminum and steel doors tend to do when underground.(Reception depends on your local cell service)

This model is designed for EF-5 tornado and debris impact. It was tested as per the FEMA-320 for horizontal impact (15 lbs. 2 x 4 traveling over 67 mph)
Our FEMA/ICC-500 Checklist has been adopted by companies across the US. Much of what we do is taken and copied by our competition.
Do Not be fooled, we are the original.

IN STOCK READY FOR IMMEDIATE PICKUP. Can be picked up from Paducah factory location with a 10' long by approx 5' wide utility trailer. Unit weight 600 pounds

There is a 2.9% service charge on all non-cash [Credit or Debit Card] payments.