Maine Glass - IF specification

By: Maine Glass  09-12-2011
Keywords: Glass, Interior Insulating Windows

Interior Fixed > Specification

Below is the general specifications for Maine Glass fixed interior insulating window

Fixed Aluminum Interior Insulating Windows

I. General

  1. Work - Included - Provide all laor, material and equipment necessary to manufacture and deliver fixed interior insulating window designed compatible with Between-the-Glass blinds and components as specified.
  2. Product Overview - Removable fixed panel windows. Trackwork (described below) and blind (if applicable) are installed first, pre-glazed window in sash (described below) is then inserted up and into the opening. Window seals to trackwork with a wool pile compression seal at top and bottom (sill and header), and a magnetic seal along the sides (jambs).

II. Description

  1. Standard windows shall be 3/16" glass. Other glazing options are available to meet the requirements of the project.
  2. Window shall be glazed into aluminum sash rail with mitered and screwed corners.
  3. Components of Framework shall include (top) deep-track, (bottom) shallow-track, (bottom) mullion (for use with blind operator), and two side steel angles.
  4. Color is to be specified by customer.

III. Submittals

  1. Detailed written installation instructions and drawings shall be included upon request.
  2. Samples of material may be furnished upon request, with a cost to the customer.
  3. Independent product performance test results shall be furnished upon request.

IV. Warranty

  1. Five year warranty on the material. Five year warranty on all components that are defective in material or workmanship for five years from the delivery date. Under no circumstances does this warranty cover glass broken after the delivery has been accepted, or any material that is damaged during installation.

V. Products/Materials

  1. Aluminum (top) Deep-Track's average depth is 3/4" and average height is 1 1/4".
  2. Aluminum (bottom) Shallow-Track's average depth is is 0.430" and and average height is 1/2".
  3. Steel Angle is 3/4" x 1/2" – 90° angle, 24 gauge metal painted on outside surfaces.
  4. Mullion shall be 1" x 3/4" hollow core aluminum tube.
  5. Aluminum Sash is attached to the glass with rubber spline. Wool pile is inserted into the weather stripping slots at the back of the top and bottom (jamb and header) exposure, magnetic strips are inserted into the back side of the side (jamb) exposures. A screw boss is incorporated into the sash member to allow for mitered and screwed corners.

VI. Execution

  1. Final inspection shall be by the manufacturer before shipping.
  2. Unloading of Delivery Truck and Installation shall be the responsiblity of others.

*Continued efforts in product improvement may change product specifications.

Keywords: Glass, Interior Insulating Windows

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