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      RB 500+ Manual Roller Shades

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      To request pricing for this product, please fill out the form below. A member of the Hunter Douglas Architectural team will contact you within 48 hours. Required Fields *
      Please submit requests for commercial applications only. For residential applications, please Click here

      Select products for commercial applications:

      •   Roller Shades
      •   RB 500+ Automated Roller Shades
      •   RB 500+ Manual Roller Shades
      •   Roller Shades FR
      •   Exterior Roller Shades
      •   TZ100 Zipper Tension Systems
      •   Skylight Tension Systems
      •   Sail Shades
      •   Aluminum Horizontal Blinds
      •   CD
      •   CL
      •   H2
      •   Sheers, Shadings and Shutters
      •   Duette® FR Honeycomb Shades
      •   Silhouette® FR Window Shadings
      •   FR Skyline® Gliding Window Panels
      •   Palm Beach™ Shutters
      •   Wood and Alternative Wood Blinds
      •   EverWood® Blinds
      •   Parkland™ Blinds
      •   ShadeSense Blinds
      •   Vertical Blinds
      •   Vertical Blinds

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      Roller Refresh

      Our product engineers at Hunter Douglas Architectural took a fresh look at roller shades, taking the best from decades of experience to create the RB 500+ manual system. Features to solve tricky conditions, ensure smooth and quiet operation, and lift oversize shades with chain or crank operators. Plus, a few hundred fabric choices.

      The key feature of the RB 500+ manual roller shade system is its versatility, with components to support chain- and crank-driven mechanisms. Perfect for commercial applications, this modular system allows installation in a wide range of shade sizes and positions.

      Product Details

      Key Features

      • Standard Duty and Heavy Duty clutch options engineered to lift more weight than the industry standard
      • Standard Duty and Heavy Duty brackets and clutches designed to fit seamlessly together, creating a sleek profile
      • Maximum required pull force of 10 lbs. guarantees easy lifting
      • Clutches designed to reduce friction on the chain, ensuring smoother and quieter operation
      • Redesigned dual bracket allows for both manual and automated shades on one system
      • High-performance fabrics available including E Screen with KOOLBLACK® Technology, and Cradle to Cradle Certified™ fabrics GreenScreen Revive® and GreenScreen® Evolve™
      • Modular operating system accommodates chain and crank applications
      • Universal spring-loaded end plug mounts shades securely and provides for smooth and easy installation
      • Counter balance weight system provides for ease of lifting roller shades over large expanses.
      • Backed by our Lifetime Guarantee

      System Description

      • Mechanism: manual chain operating system has adjustment-free steel ball chain with pulley engineered drive mechanism; manual crank operation
      • Fabrics:
        • Over 70 fabrics in more than 500 colors
        • All fabrics are FR rated for commercial applications
        • Openness factors range from 0% to 25%
      • Widths:
        • 12"-170" (Manual Chain and Crank, varies by fabric)
        • Up to 360" (Coupled Systems*)
      • Heights: 12" to 240" (varies by fabric*)

       

      * Can be exceeded with engineering approval

       

      Design Options

      • Fascia, Fascia With Top and Back Cover
        • Aluminum fascia (standard 3" or 4") with top or back cover (standard 3"or 4") to conceal shade mechanism from front, sides, and top/back
        • Widths from 12" to 192"; heights from 12" to 240"
        • Available in anodized aluminum finish, white, vanilla, bronze, or black
        • 7" fascia available for dual shade systems only

       

      • Blockout With Side Channels
        • Aluminum side channels, sill channels, and RB 500 bottom bar, fitted with light-blocking wool pile to prevent light leakage around edges and bottom of shade
        • Ideal for room-darkening and A/V applications
        • Available in anodized aluminum finish or painted white, vanilla, bronze, or black

       

      • Reverse Roll
        • Fabric mounted to descend from the interior (rather than window-facing) side, concealing the roll and creating a more finished appearance

       

      • Oversized Shades
        • Special accommodations for oversized window applications available

       

      • Dual Shades
        • Add versatility to any space by allowing two different styles of fabrics to be used on the same window (one in front of the other)
        • An unlimited number of combinations available for different shade materials

      NOTE: Color and fabric images are for illustration only. For accurate specification, please request product samples.
      Click on fabric to view colorways and specifications.
      The color of a fabric and the openness of its weave play a significant role in determining occupants' views to the outside. Check out our View Through Simulation Tool to find the ideal combination for your next project.

      Filter Swatches by Openness and/or Attribute

      PVC-Free

      Cradle to Cradle Certified ™

      High-Performance

      Acoustical

      1% Openness Factor

      Vizela

      14% Openness Factor

      SheerWeave 3000

      25% Openness Factor

      SheerWeave 1000

       

      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 38 Ceiling MountRB+CH-SDB38-CEILING
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 46 Ceiling MountRB+CH-SDB46-CEILING
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 55 Ceiling MountRB+CH-SDB55-CEILING
      RB 500+ Standard Duty 3in Bracket Ceiling MountRB+CH-3in_CEILING
      RB 500+ Standard Duty 3in Bracket Blockout Ceiling MountRB+CH-3in_BO-CEILING
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 38 Face MountRB+CH-SDB38-FACE
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 46 Face MountRB+CH-SDB46-FACE
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 55 Face MountRB+CH-SDB55-FACE
      RB 500+ Standard Duty 3in Bracket Face MountRB+CH-3in_FACE
      RB 500+ Standard Duty 3in Bracket Blockout Face MountRB+CH-3in_BO-FACE
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 38 Wall MountRB+CH-SDB38-WALL
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 46 Wall MountRB+CH-SDB46-WALL
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 55 Wall MountRB+CH-SDB55-WALL
      RB 500+ Standard Duty 3in Bracket Wall MountRB+CH-3in_WALL
      RB 500+ Standard Duty 3in Bracket Blockout Wall MountRB+CH-3in_BO-WALL
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 38 Inside MountRB+CH-SDB38-INSIDE
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 46 Inside MountRB+CH-SDB46-INSIDE
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 55 Inside MountRB+CH-SDB55-INSIDE
      RB 500+ Standard Duty 3in Bracket Inside MountRB+CH-3in_INSIDE
      RB 500+ Standard Duty 3in Bracket Blockout Inside MountRB+CH-3in_BO-INSIDE
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 38 Surface PocketRB+CH-SDB38-SURF_PKT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 46 Surface PocketRB+CH-SDB46-SURF_PKT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 55 Surface Pocket RB+CH-SDB55-SURF_PKT
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 38 Tile PocketRB+CH-SDB38-TILE_PKT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 46 Tile PocketRB+CH-SDB46-TILE_PKT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 55 Tile Pocket RB+CH-SDB55-TILE_PKT
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 38 Gypsum Wallboard PocketRB+CH-SDB38-GWB_PKT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 46 Gypsum Wallboard PocketRB+CH-SDB46-GWB_PKT
      RB 500+ Standard Duty Bracket 55 Gypsum Wallboard Pocket RB+CH-SDB55-GWB_PKT
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 55L Bracket Ceiling MountCH-HD55L-CEILING
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 75L Bracket Ceiling MountCH-HD75L-CEILING
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 4in Bracket Ceiling MountCH-4IN_CEILING
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 4in Bracket Blockout Ceiling MountCH-4IN_BO-CEILING
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Single UM Ceiling PocketCH-HD-SINGLE UM-CEILING
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Dual UM Ceiling MountCH_HD-UM-CEILING
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 55L Bracket Face MountCH-HD55L-FACE
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 75L Bracket Face MountCH-HD75L-FACE
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 4in Bracket Face MountCH-4IN_FACE
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 4in Bracket Blockout Face MountCH-4IN_BO-FACE
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Dual UM Face MountCH_HD-UM-FACE
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 55L Bracket Wall MountCH-HD55L-WALL
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 75L Bracket Wall MountCH-HD75L-WALL
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 4in Bracket Wall MountCH-4IN_WALL
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 4in Bracket Blockout Wall MountCH-4IN_BO-WALL
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Single UM Wall MountCH-HD-SINGLE UM-WALL
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Dual Um Wall MountCH_HD-UM-WALL
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 55L Bracket Inside MountCH-HD55L-INSIDE
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 75L Bracket Inside MountCH-HD75L-INSIDE
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 4in Bracket Inside MountCH-4IN_INSIDE
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 4in Bracket Blockout Inside MountCH-4IN_BO-INSIDE
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 55L Bracket Surface PocketCH-HD55L-SURF_PKT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Single UM Surface PocketCH-HD-SINGLE UM-SURF_PKT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Dual UM Surface PocketCH_HD-UM-SURF_PKT
      RB 500+ Dual 9in Dual UM Surface PocketCH_HD-9UM-SURF_PKT
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 55L Bracket Tile PocketCH-HD55L-TILE_PKT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Single UM Tile PocketCH-HD-SINGLE UM-TILE_PKT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Dual UM Tile PocketCH_HD-UM-TILE_PKT
      RB 500+ Dual 9in Dual UM Tile PocketCH_HD-9UM-TILE_PKT
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 55L Bracket Gypsum Wallboard PocketCH-HD55L-GWB_PKT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty 75L Bracket Gypsum Wallboard PocketCH-HD75L-GWB_PKT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Single UM Gypsum Wallboard PocketCH-HD-SINGLE UM-GWB_PKT
      RB 500+ Heavy Duty Dual UM Gypsum Wallboard PocketCH_HD-UM-GWB_PKT
      RB 500+ Dual 9in Dual UM Gympsum Wall Board PocketCH_HD-9UM-GWB_PKT
      Name Id PDF DWG RVT
      Crank ceiling mount bracket 55LCR-HD55L-CEILING
      Crank face mount bracket 55LCR-HD55L-FACE
      Crank wall mount bracket 55LCR-HD55L-WALL
      Crank inside mount bracket 55LCR-HD55L-INSIDE
      Crank surface pocket mount bracket 55LCR-HD55L-SURF_PKT
      Crank ceiling tile pocket mount bracket 55LCR-HD55L-TILE_PKT
      Crank recessed mount with closure mount and closure bracket 55LCR-HD55L-GWB_PKT
      Crank ceiling mount bracket 75LCR-HD75L-CEILING
      Crank face mount bracket 75LCR-HD75L-FACE
      Crank wall mount bracket 75LCR-HD75L-WALL
      Crank inside mount bracket 75LCR-HD75L-INSIDE
      Crank recessed mount with closure mount and closure bracket 75LCR-HD75L-GWB_PKT
      Crank ceiling mount fascia bracket 3INCR-3IN-CEILING
      Crank face mount fascia bracket 3INCR-3IN-FACE
      Crank wall mount fascia bracket 3INCR-3IN-WALL
      Crank inside mount fascia bracket 3INCR-3IN-INSIDE
      Crank inside mount reverse roll fascia bracket 3INCR-3IN-INSIDE_REV
      Crank ceiling mount blockout bracket 3INCR-3IN-BO-CEILING
      Crank face mount blockout bracket 3INCR-3IN-BO-FACE
      Crank wall mount blockout bracket 3INCR-3IN-BO-WALL
      Crank inside mount blockout bracket 3INCR-3IN-BO-INSIDE
      Crank ceiling mount fascia bracket 4INCR-4IN-CEILING
      Crank face mount fascia bracket 4INCR-4IN-FACE
      Crank wall mount fascia bracket 4INCR-4IN-WALL
      Crank inside mount fascia bracket 4INCR-4IN-INSIDE
      Crank inside mount reverse roll fascia bracket 4INCR-4IN-INSIDE_REV
      Crank ceiling mount blockout bracket 4INCR-4IN-BO-CEILING
      Crank face mount blockout bracket 4INCR-4IN-BO-FACE
      Crank wall mount blockout bracket 4INCR-4IN-BO-WALL
      Crank inside mount blockout bracket 4INCR-4IN-BO-INSIDE

      Download Installation Instructions

      Name Download/Play
      RB 500 Heavy Duty Crank with Fascia Installation Instruction
      RB 500 Heavy Duty Crank Installation Instructions
      RB 500 Heavy Duty Clutch Coupled with Fascia Installation Instructions
      RB 500 Heavy Duty Clutch Coupled Installation Instructions
      RB 500 Standard Crank with Fascia Installation Instructions
      RB 500 Standard Crank Installation Instructions
      RB 500 and RB 500+ Side Channel Installation Instructions
      RB 500+ Manual Heavy Duty Roller Shade_Inside Mount
      RB 500+ Manual Heavy Duty Roller Shade with 4” Fascia_ Inside Mount
      RB 500+ Manual Heavy Duty Roller Shade with 4" Fascia_Outside Mount
      RB 500+ Manual Standard Duty Roller Shade with 3" Fascia_Inside Mount
      RB 500+ Manual Standard Duty Roller Shade with 3" Fascia_Outside Mount
      RB 500+ Manual Heavy Duty Roller Shade_Outside Mount
      RB 500+ Manual Standard Duty Roller Shade_Inside Mount
      RB 500+ Manual Standard Duty Roller Shade_Outside Mount

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