3 Blade Dummy Louvre

Our 3 Blade Dummy Louvre system in-situ on site in Slough


McKenzie Martin manufacture a range of Dummy or Look-a-Like Louvres that whilst having the appearance of a conventional louvre, benefit from the simplicity of being a profiled louvred cladding that is extremely cost effective to manufacture and quick to install.


Used in areas where the appearance, but not the functionality, of a conventional live louvre is required.

Commonly used in non ventilated areas of commercial buildings, hospitals and other public buildings with large areas which require only the appearance of conventional louvres.


Available in various profiles and finishes.

Can include soffit slots or perforations to provide natural ventilation (see picture on right when viewed from below).

Materials & Finishes

Offered in a choice of aluminium or steel, either in mill finish or post coated. Also available manufactured using pre-coated materials.

Aluminium profiles in aluminium alloy to BS EN 485 supplied in either mill finish or with a polyester powder paint finish (including Syntha Pulvin) with a wide choice of colours and gloss levels.

Steel profiles manufactured using Corten or galvanised steel in mill finish or with a polyester powder paint finish.

Pre-coated profiles manufactured using Plastisol, PVDf or Colorcoat coated substrates in a full range of colours.

Also available using stainless steel, zinc, brass & copper sheet materials.


System has a wide range of accessories available including butt straps, mitred corners, perimeter flashings, integrated edge details to interface with all types of cladding systems and building constructions.

Single and double leaf louvred door sets with stainless steel hinges, handles, stops, restrictors and euro-profile locks.


Maintenance should be carried out in accordance with McKenzie-Martin’s recommendations.

System Design & Product Selection

Assistance with scheme design and product selection is offered by our experienced technical team.