Panelized 8x8 Above Ground Tornado Shelter

$ 6,495.00

Our largest panelized unit, the Panelized 8x8 above ground tornado shelter, can safeguard 16 occupants from the strongest EF5 tornado winds and debris.  At eight feet wide and eight feet deep, this storm shelter is a great fit for large families or any group of 16 occupants.  The strong, steel, 2-foot panels makes for a great family DIY project or one of our team members can come out to install as well.  Install inside a garage, carport, or inside any closet or spare room.  At 64 sq. ft. it has plenty of space to accommodate your family and guests.**Listed pricing is delivery only.  Please call for installation.**

  • 10-gauge steel bolt-together, panelized construction with strong, steel reinforcements for use in existing structures
  • Triple-locking, single-lever latching mechanism with keyed door handle for extra safety and security
  • Carpeting doubles as template for easy installation
  • Baked-on powder coated finish resists rust and corrosion
  • Outswing door for maximum interior space
  • 10 gauge panels are light enough to handle but strong enough to withstand an EF-5 tornado
  • At almost 6,000 PSI per anchor, the panelized series is held down during a tornado with between 95,000 and 287,000 PSI depending on size
  • Each panel is formed into a structural pan to provide maximum strength
  • A proprietary fastening system allows the unit to be installed 100% from the inside, making installs in existing rooms possible
  • Gasketed strips along the roof allow the shelter to be placed outside
  • A bolted vent provides a secondary means of egress in case the door is blocked