18" x 18" Drywall Inlay Access Panel with Fixed Hinges

18" wide x 18" high

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BA-F1- Drywall Inlay Access Panel With Fixed Hinges

If you want an access panel that you can easily install on your drywall ceilings or walls, then the 16" x 18" BA-F1 Drywall Inlay Access Panel with Fixed Hinges is the one for you.

Why Choose the 16" x 18" BA-F1?

Solid Aluminum Construction: The BA-F1 Drywall Inlay Access Panel consists of a welded aluminum frame. It is available with or without 1/2" (12.7 mm) or 5/8" (15.9 mm) inlayed drywall. An outer and an inner frame assembly consists of high-grade aluminum bonded with a unique welding process. 

Flush Installation: The concealed snap locks open the access panel when you apply pressure to the spring-loaded latch side. These locks provide a seamless look when fully closed, ensuring a fantastic finish with the rest of your interior. 

Innovative Design: For sizes 12" x 12" (305 mm x 305 mm) and up, the access panels are equipped with a safety system to prevent accidental openings. You must reattach this safety system after each start.


  • Material: 0.07" (1.8mm) corrosion-resistant aluminum frame with 1/2" (12.7 mm) or 5/8" (15.9 mm) inlayed drywall door
  • Hinge: Non-removable pin hinge
  • Locking Mechanism: Concealed touch latch
  • Rough opening: Door size + 3/8” (9mm)
  • Safety Features: Removable safety cable attached to the door and frame to prevent accidental opening
  • Finish: Mill-finish aluminum

Lock Options:

  • Screwdriver-operated cam latch
  • Screwdriver-operated four-square cam latch
  • Round Cylinder Lock with Key
  • Mortise Cylinder Lock Preparation
  • Hex Head Cam Latch
  • Pinned Hex Head Cam Latch

Learn More About Best Access Doors

The most innovative way for contractors and builders to start their projects is to get supplies from a trustworthy supplier. Here at best access doors, we offer superior quality and engineered-for-longevity access doors and panels! 

Ask our product experts through this hotline at (800) 483-0823. If you have the list of materials with measurements, you can drop a quick custom quote request and get it back in 30 minutes!

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