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Manual Venting Deck Mounted Skylight (VSS) for roof slopes 14 - 85 degrees

Manual Venting Deck Mounted Skylight (VSS) for roof slopes 14 - 85 degrees

Designed for deck mounted installations, the VS manual venting skylight enables any home to embrace the best of what nature has to offer. Opening for maximum fresh air, the venting skylight contributes to a home's proper moisture balance and comfort level by allowing stale, humid air to be released.

  • Manual components
    The VS package includes the operator hook and insect screen.

  • Installation slope
    The VS skylight installs on roofs with slopes between 14° (3:12) and 85° (137:12).

Convenient manual control
The VS skylight is easily opened and closed manually with VELUX control rods when installed out-of-reach. A smooth turning handle is available when skylights are installed within reach.

Pick&Click! ™ pre-installed
The new innovative Pick&Click! ™ brackets make blind installation a snap! Every VS (VSE, FS) skylight comes pre-installed with Pick&Click! ™ brackets that allows for fast and easy installation of sunscreening blinds and accessories.

Energy efficient glass options for added safety and energy efficiency
All VELUX skylight glazings are built using energy efficient, LoE3, Argon gas injected dual glass panes. The VS skylight comes with your choice of the following glazing options, each designed to meet the needs of specific building situations:

* Impact glass - Special safety glass designed to meet code requirements for hurricane prone areas (Available for select sizes)
* Laminated glass - Tempered safety glass with extra laminated pane for added safety and comfort
* Tempered glass - Tempered safety glass
* Snowload glass - Special safety glass required in some heavy snow areas

Quality construction
The VS skylight comes with pre-finished white frames and sashes that eliminate the need for secondary high cost trips by a painter. An insect screen, a stainless steel chain operator and aluminum or copper cladding is also included in the package.

Streamlined exterior
The smooth, low-profile of the VS skylight does not obstruct your roofline.

Flashing options for a weathertight installation
A complete line of flashing systems help ensure a weathertight installation for your VS skylight, no matter what your roofing material:
* Shingles and shakes
* High Profile Roofing
* Metal Roofing

Wide range of sizes
The VS skylight comes in a variety of sizes that work with rafter or truss roofs, so that you can select the one that is right for your project. Due to local sales tax, transportation and delivery costs that may vary, please consult your local VELUX dealer for pricing.

Easy skylight replacement option
Our trim kit provides a clean interior finish when replacing older "drop-in" or "flush-mount" skylights.
Technical specification
  • Unique ref.velux-skyight-vs
  • Product familyWindows
  • Product groupSkylights
  • TypeObject (single object)
  • Date of publishing2024-03-22
  • Edition number1
  • Material mainWood
  • Material secondaryGlass
  • Designed inUnited States
  • Manufactured inUnited States
  • BIMobject CategoryWindows - Skylights
  • IFC classificationSanitary Terminal
  • ETIM CodeEC003112
  • ETIM NameSkylight
  • Uniclass 2015 CodePr_30_59_72_77
  • Uniclass 2015 DescriptionSkylights
  • CSI MasterFormat 2014 Code08 62 13
  • CSI MasterFormat 2014 TitleDomed Unit Skylights
  • OmniClass Number23-17 17 13 11
  • OmniClass TitleDomed Unit Skylights

Region availability

Oceania North America South America
American Samoa
Cook Islands
Federated States of Micronesia
United States
French Polynesia
Marshall Islands
New Caledonia
New Zealand
Norfolk Island
Northern Mariana Islands
Pitcairn Islands
Solomon Islands
United States Minor Outlying Islands
Wallis and Futuna