TornadoSafeRoom™ is one of the highest tested and certified Tornado Safe
Rooms in the United States, tested and certified by Certified Testing Laboratories
of Orlando, Florida, a Miami-Dade County approved testing laboratory , and has
been tested to meet and surpass the FEMA Storm Shelter Testing Requirements.
been tested to withstand wind loads of 450 mph and to withstand the 100 mph projectile
test. This unit also passed gun shot tests using 38 special, 380, 9 mm and 45 automatic
military weapons from a distance of 15' without any penetration.
The TornadoSafeRoom™ can be installed in your garage or outside on your existing concrete.
TornadoSafeRoom™ above ground units are capable of providing near absolute protection due to concerns related to tornados, etc.
The Six Person Tornado SafeRoom™ walls and door are manufactured from 10 gauge galvanized steel panels, reinforced with
2 1/2" x 2 1/2" x 1/4" angle iron. The top is manufactured from 1/4" steel plate, making this room much more crush resistant from falling objects.
The Six-Person TornadoSafeRoom™ is 48" Wide x 54" deep x 76" high.
It is anchored in place by 22 special concrete anchor bolts each having a minimum of 7,252
pounds of tension strength. What this means to you is that this room is held in place by more than 159,544 lbs of holding power. (That is equal to 79 tons holding this room in place).