The VSS Solar Powered Skylight offers the comfort and energy savings of free Daylight and Fresh Air. The Solar Powered Skylight features a solar panel that captures available daylight to recharge a highly efficient, concealed battery powered operator and control system. The added convenience of remote control and rain sensor make this the ultimate Skylight solution.

Product features:

  • Solar Powered - recharges battery used for operation (works both day and night)
  • White painted interior wood frame and sash. 
  • Outer aluminium cappings (grey). 
  • Smooth, low profile sits lower in the roof, does not obstruct the roofline. 
  • Choice of 9 sizes. 
  • Rain sensor automatically closes the skylight when rain is detected.
  • High Performance double glazing as standard, with NEAT™ outer coating, reduces cleaning frequency. 
  • Insect screen fitted as standard. 
  • Complete with flashings for corrugated iron or tile roofs. 
  • Approx 80% Heat Block.

Wireless control system

  • Radio frequency controller with advanced control options for both skylight and blind operation. 
  • Externally mounted rain sensor automatically closes the skylight once rain is detected.
  • Timer function included. 
  • Home Automation Systems interface (KLF 100) available.

From $2053 incl. GST

Technical Performance

Solar Skylight Pitch
U-value †

Solar Heat Gain
Co-effecient †
Bushfire^

Hailstone Test ††

WERS max 5 stars
(summer rating)
Australian
standards
Skylight 2.50
Glass only 1.93
Skylight 0.21
Glass only 0.27
BAL40 VELUX Simulated Tests
ASTM E822-2009
 
AS4285, AS1288†
AS3959^, AS1530.1‡


NB: For roofs below 15° pitch, skylights need to be raised to 15° and custom flashed. VELUX can assist with technical advice and drawings. (build-up not recommended in bushfire areas.)  
† U-value (W/m²K) and SHGC data based on AFRC simulations, (VSS complete skylight: size 1140mm x 1180mm). 
^ Bushfire testing applicable to Skylight in roof pitch 18°-60°. Skylight only. Custom-made flashing required. Skylight tested in closed position, additional mesh protection may be required for opening apertures (consult local council). 
  
†† Hailstone test not performed on VSS solar panel. 
‡ Skylight in closed position. 
BCA 2013 Vol 1 & 2 regulations (Prevention of Falls from Windows - Balustrades & Barriers): contact VELUX for information relating to restrictor devices for within-reach opening skylights.

VSS skylights not suitable for VELUX Above-Below combination flashings - contact VELUX for more information.

Skylight (FS, VS, VSE) - size chart

Instructions