DecoSlat Technical Information


DecoSlat Profiles & Systems

DecoSlat is an easy to DIY install system or have any builder do for you.

Shadow Line

38mm x 16mm

Narrow Line

65mm x 16mm


90mm x 16mm

Length & Thickness

Slat Length

DecoSlat profiles and extruded accessories are manufactured in 6.5 metre lengths, however due to the process of applying the beautiful timber-look (or other) finish, the usable length is 6.47m. Cutting is available for an additional surcharge.


The standard DecoSlat profile is a 65x16mm Rectangular Hollow Section, but other variations of this size is available;
38 x 16 mm RHS
65 x 16 mm RHS
75 x 16 mm RHS
90 x 16 mm RHS

DecoSlat Accessories

• DecoPost - 50x50mm Square hollow Section
• DecoChannel - 20x20mm C-Shape Channel
• DecoAngle - 20x25mm L-Shape Angle
• Colour Matched Pop-Rivets
• Internal Post Corner Stakes
• Black Plastic End Caps
• Colour Matched End Caps

DecoSlat Finishes & Colours

DecoSlat utilises DECO’s advanced sublimation photo imaging technology to offer a range of durable and natural timber-look finishes on our aluminium slats.

DecoWood is our Super Durable powder coat timber-look finish that is available in a range of colours with colour matching also available to suit your project. The finish is marine grade, UV resistant and complies to Qualicoat and Australian Standard 3715.

Plain powder coat colours are also available.

For more information on our Super Durable DecoWood finish, click here.

Typical Installation Methods

DecoSlat has multiple uses and has been designed to allow for a range of installation techniques.
The DecoSlat system is designed for DIY installation, and is easy enough even for beginners. DecoSlat can be used for fences, gates and privacy screens.

Slats can be installed with no spacing between slats or any spacing according to personal preference or privacy requirements set by local government. Supports can be spaced up to 1.8 metres apart.

For detailed installation methods and techniques for your project download the DecoSlat Installation Manual here.


DECO Australia offers a warranty on its range of product finishes. View finish warranty details here.

Building Standards & Compliance

DecoSlat has been designed to meet Australia’s stringent building standards. The range has been tested to and passed the following standards:

AS1530.1 - Methods for fire tests on building materials, components and structures - Combustibility test for materials. (CSIRO)

AS/NZS1530.3 - Methods for fire tests on building materials, components and structures - Simultaneous determination of ignitability, flame propagation, heat release and smoke release. (CSIRO)

AS3837 - Method of test for heat and smoke release rates for materials and products using an oxygen consumption calorimeter. (CSIRO)

NCC 2015 - Volume 1 - Clause C.1.12 - Combustibility of Materials (No Amendment in NCC 2016). (CSIRO)

AS3715 - Performance testing for thermoset powder coatings applied to aluminium intended for exterior architectural applications. (CSIRO)

Common DecoSlat Applications

• Fences
• Screens
• Gates

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