Vision Lite Kits

Door Window Lite Kits with Glass

Lite Kits For Commercial Doors

Starting at $70 (entire kit)

Nationwide Delivery!

Vision Lite Kits (door windows) can be added to virtually any commercial steel or wood door. Lite Kits provide light to rooms and provide safety for well traveled corridor doors, allowing to see if others are entering the room.

  • Durable Bronze or Gray Finish
  • For use with 1-3/4″ Thick Steel or Wood Doors

Glass Options

  • Clear Tempered - CAT II Impact-Rated (Safety Glass)
  • Wired Glass (Impact-Rated, Fire-Rated)
  • Ceramic Glass (Impact-Rated, Fire-Rated)
  • Insulated Glass (Double Pane)
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Standard Order Sizes

Available Glass Types: T = Tempered, I = Insulated, W = Wired (Fire-Rated), P = Pyran (Fire-Rated)

5" x 35" Vision Lite
5" x 35"

Glass Size: 4″ x 34″
Visible: 3″ x 33″
Glass Types: T, I, W, P

6" x 27" Vision Lite
6" x 27"

Glass Size: 5″ x 26″
Visible: 4″ x 25″
Glass Types: T, I, W, P

6" x 56" Vision Lite
6" x 56"

Glass Size: 5″ x 55″
Visible: 4″ x 54″
Glass Types: T

6" x 60" Vision Lite
6" x 60"

Glass Size: 5″ x 59″
Visible: 4″ x 58″
Glass Types: T

7" x 22" Vision Lite
7" x 22"

Glass Size: 6″ x 21″
Visible: 5″ x 20″
Glass Types: T, I, W, P

8" x 18" Vision Lite
8" x 18"

Glass Size: 7″ x 17″
Visible: 6″ x 16″
Glass Types: T, W

8" x 32" Vision Lite
8" x 32"

Glass Size: 7″ x 31″
Visible: 6″ x 30″
Glass Types: T, I, W

8" x 36" Vision Lite
8" x 36"

Glass Size: 7″ x 35″
Visible: 6″ x 34″
Glass Types: T, W

12" x 12" Vision Lite
12" x 12"

Glass Size: 11″ x 11″
Visible: 10″ x 10″
Glass Types: T, I, W, P

18" x 18" Vision Lite
18" x 18"

Glass Size: 17″ x 17″
Visible: 16″ x 16″
Glass Types: T, W

18" x 24" Vision Lite
18" x 24"

Glass Size: 17″ x 23″
Visible: 16″ x 22″
Glass Types: T, W

18" x 32" Vision Lite
18" x 32"

Glass Size: 17″ x 31″
Visible: 16″ x 30″
Glass Types: T, W

24" x 24" Vision Lite
24" x 24"

Glass Size: 23″ x 23″
Visible: 22″ x 22″
Glass Types: T, I, W

24" x 30" Vision Lite
24" x 30"

Glass Size: 23″ x 29″
Visible: 22″ x 28″
Glass Types: T, I, W, P

24" x 32" Vision Lite
24" x 32"

Glass Size: 23″ x 31″
Visible: 22″ x 30″
Glass Types: T, I, W

24" x 36" Vision Lite
24" x 36"

Glass Size: 23″ x 35″
Visible: 22″ x 34″
Glass Types: T, I, W

24" x 60" Vision Lite
24" x 60"

Glass Size: 23″ x 59″
Visible: 22″ x 58″
Glass Types: T, I, W, P

24" x 64" Vision Lite
24" x 64"

Glass Size: 23″ x 63″
Visible: 22″ x 62″
Glass Types: T, W

Custom sizes available upon request

Vision Lite Frame Specifications & Models

For use in hollow metal doors, commercial wood doors and fire-rated door applications.

  • Standard Profile or Low Profile Beveled Vision Lite
  • Standard Bronze or Gray Finish
  • 20 Gauge Cold Rolled Steel
  • Mitered and welded corners with counter sunk mounting holes
  • Self-attaching with single side fasteners
  • Fire-Rated: 20 Minute to 3 Hour
  • For use with 3/16” to 1/4” glass thickness (1" Kits Available)
  • Designed for use with 1-3/4” doors
  • Order size equal to cutout size - Glass size is 1" under, Visible glass is 2" under
Door Vision Lite Frame

Optional features at additional cost and lead time (3-4 Weeks):

  • Custom sizes from 6" x 6" to 36" x 72"
  • Special powder coat colors (White, Black, Beige, Red, Silver)
  • Galvanneal or Stainless Steel
Glass Options & Specifications
Clear Tempered Glass for Metal Doors
Clear Tempered Glass

Heat-treated clear safety glass that breaks into small particles. Recommended for all non fire-rated doors.

  • CAT II Impact-Rated (Safety Glass)
  • Light Transmission: 86%
  • Fire Rating: None
  • Thickness: 1/4″
Insulated Glass for Metal Doors
Insulated Glass

Two Panes of tempered glass with a metal spacer in a sealed insulated glass unit.

  • Clear, colorless, intumescent inter-layer
  • Light Transmission: 84%
  • Fire Rating: None
  • Overall Thickness: 1″ – Each Pane: 3/16″ or 1/4″
Fire Rated Glass for Metal Doors
Pyran® Platinum F Ceramic Glass

Fire-Rated (UL labeled) ‘clear’ ceramic glass, with surface applied heavy duty safety film. Free of amber tint.

  • Ceramic (Premium-Grade)
  • CAT II Impact-Rated
  • Light Transmission: 80%
  • Fire Rating: 20 Minutes to 3 Hours*
  • Thickness: 3/16″

Pyran® Platinum F Specification Sheet

Wire Glass for Doors
WireShield™ Wired Glass

Fire-Rated (UL labeled) glass. An economical alternative to ceramic glass, for 20-90 minute fire rated doors.

  • Embedded 3/4″ x 3/4″ wire mesh
  • Safety film applied to one side
  • Light Transmission: 86%
  • Fire Rating: 20 Minutes to 90 Minutes*
  • Thickness: 1/4″

WireShield™ Wired Glass Specification Sheet

Use of glazing tape on both sides of all glass types is recommended to minimize breakage.

*Please refer to IBC code Chapter 7 (International Building Code) for fire-rated glass requirements and limitations.

Note: Per NFPA 80 (National Fire Protection Association), field cutting of doors for vision panels or enlarging existing cutouts for vision panels is considered to be a field modification that is NOT allowed.

Speciality Lite Kits
Round Vision Lite Frame
Round Vision Lite
  • 12″ x 12″
  • Standard or Low Profile
  • Standard Bronze Finish
  • For 3/16″ to 1/4″ Thick Glass
  • For 1-3/4″ door
Hurricane Rated Vision Lite
Hurricane Rated Vision Lite
  • 12″ x 12″ w/ Lexan Glazing
  • Severe Windstorm Approved
  • 20 Gauge Galvanneal Frame
  • Standard Bronze Finish
  • For 1-3/4″ door
Installation Instructions

Lite Kit Installation Instructions

The procedures described in the instruction sheet on this page, are only guidelines. Please follow applicable building codes, standards and accepted practices specific to your geographic location.