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PRL Offers Max Sliders

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Max sliders from PRL Glass Systems are designed to be flexible and to suit various applications. These can include large sliding openings on residential projects, allowing homeowners to integrate the outdoor settings with the enclosed areas. According to the company, … Continue reading

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BEST Introduces LogiKal Version 8

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Building Envelope Software Technologies (BEST) has released the new LogiKal® Version 8 professional contract glaziers’ software. In addition to dual screen support, the new version provides a number of project management features. These include documentation management, which allows the user … Continue reading

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Aluflam Announces 90-Minute Aluminum Vision Doors

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A 90-minute, fire-rated, full aluminum, vision door is now available from Aluflam. The UL-fire-tested vision door incorporates Contraflam 90 intumescent laminated glass by Vetrotech Saint-Gobain. It is available in a variety of sizes, finishes and hardware choices, and sizes up to … Continue reading

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Kawneer Tests for Blast Mitigation

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Kawneer Co. Inc. has taken a cross-section of its ultra thermal product portfolio through the rigors of blast-mitigation testing. The company’sAA®425 thermal entrances, AA®4325 OptiQ™ Ultra thermal fixed over project out window and IR501 UT (ultra thermal) framing have been … Continue reading

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Strong, Yet Lightweight

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For those who want to reduce the weight but strengthen the durability of sheet glass, Light Glass Technology (LGT), now available from Pulp Studio, may be the answer. By laminating annealed or tempered glass to an aluminum-faced honeycomb core affixed … Continue reading

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Barkow Announces Ford and GM Offering

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Barkow now manufactures 12-foot and larger glazing bodies with full-length ledgeboards for Ford and GM medium-duty trucks. The Ford vehicles feature certified “Super Single” rear tires rather than factory duals, maintaining high load capacities while staying within federal width limits. … Continue reading

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Traco Offers New Option for Specialized Retrofits

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By incorporating the benefits of the NX-3000 projected window series, the new NX-4000 Series Thermal Window from Traco, a division of Kawneer Co. Inc., offers the performance of a projecting window with the distinctive look of a hung window—an ideal … Continue reading

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Argotec Puts Its EdgeSealPLUS to the Test

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Last year Argotec Inc. introduced its ArgoEdgeSealPLUS, a patent-pending, TPU-Foil-TPU construction used to protect the edges of both TPU- and PVB-interlayered laminated glass composites. Now the company has completed testing that it says demonstrates an advantage over other edge seal … Continue reading

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Glass Has a New Way to Heat Up

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A low cost option for heated insulating glass windows is now available. Glass Products Consulting Co. LLC has developed a heatable glass panel that it says can replace current silver ceramic-based systems. In the new product, copper replaces 83 percent of … Continue reading

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Improved Performance with SunGuard IS20

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Guardian Industries offers architects and building owners another layer of energy performance control with its first commercial interior surface coating for glass, SunGuard IS 20. Company representatives report that SunGuard IS 20 improves the effectiveness of their advanced architectural glass … Continue reading

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