WOOD CLAD SERIES SPECIFICATIONS
3 1/4” Pultruded Fiberglass Closed Back Frame laminated with real stainable oak wood or maple wood. Completely filled with laser die cut Polystyrene, injection moulded reinforced mechanical welded corners with Polyurethane foam fill, sealed with silicone sealant and are independently tested to AAMA 101/I.S.2, CAN/CSA A440.1 and CSA A440.2 standards. Rating [CSA 440 A3/B7/C4] [AAMA HC-55].
Minimum width 12”, Minimum height 12”, Maximum width 84”, Maximum height 84”. Fibertec manufactures to sizes specified + / – 1/8” (3.17 mm) industry tolerance.
TEST RESULTS/ENERGY RATINGS
Double glazing with glass stop – 3/4” sealed units with 1/2” air space.
Double glazing with (optional) Fiberglass glass stop – 7/8” sealed unit with 5/8” air space.
Triple glazing (optional) – 1 5/16” sealed units. Triple glazing (optional) – 1 9/16” sealed units. Various other optional glazings are available, to suit any climate condition or esthetics.(See glass and glazing page for more information)
Stock colours are White interior and exterior, White interior and Commercial Brown exterior, White interior and Sandalwood exterior. All frames use Sequoia TM Series V advanced acrylic polyurethane (water borne) baked on the finish. The paint is rated environmentally friendly due to low VOC. Custom colours are available. Please not that not all components are paintable. (See here for interior and exterior colour options)
Brickmould (with or without nailing flange) three types, Jamb extensions, Strap Anchors, and nailing fin, are available for installation applications.
The glass is held in place by a removable interior uPVC or optional fiberglass glass stop. Double-sided closed cell foam tape on the exterior. The glazing cavity is drained to the exterior with drainage holes.
Shall be performed by experienced installers in accordance with manufacturer instructions and CSA A440.4 standards. Window shall be plumb and square after installation is complete and sealed to both interior and exterior wall with high quality sealant around the perimeter of the frame. If perimeter cavity is to be foamed, additional anchorage may be required to prevent bowing. It shall be the responsibility of the installers to make all necessary final adjustments to ensure normal and smooth operation.
Occasional cleaning of glass and frame components with a non-abrasive detergent is recommended. For instructions on staining, please see our staining guide