STANDARD SERIES SPECIFICATIONS
3 1/4” Pultruded Fiberglass Frame, composite block reinforced butt joint corner inserts with foam (jamb to sill) gasket and sealed with silicone sealant. Sash has co-pultruded lift rail on top and bottom sash for pleasing esthetic look. Centre meeting rail has co-pultruded interlock and is independently tested to AAMA 1011.S2 and CAN/CSA-A440.0 and CSA A440.2 (AAMA 101-93) standards.
Stock colours are White interior and exterior, White interior and Commercial Brown exterior, White interior and Sandalwood exterior. All frames use Acrythane Aqua-528 Series Intermix, which are two water based components that are urethane baked on the finish. The paint is rated environmentally friendly due to low VOC. Custom colours are available. Note that the paint finish does not wrap around to the bottom edge of the frame when using nail fin application. Please refer to the cross section drawing for nail fin under attachment options.Custom colours are available.
Exterior glass stop with co-extruded gasket, ensures a positive seal to the sealed unit glass.
Combination of Fin pile and Bulb seal foam filled weather strip on frame and sash, to ensure constant contact and air tight seal.
Recessed thumb release tabs for easy tilt action on both upper and lower sash, available in white or sandalwood colour. Surface mounted low profile heavy duty metal cam locks, available in standard white or optional gold colour. Block and Tackle balance system used for smooth operation of both sashes.
Double glazing – 3/4” sealed units with 1/2” air space.
Triple glazing (option) -1 5/16″ sealed units (maximum operator width 24″)– Various other optional glazings are available, to suit any climate condition or esthetics.
Marine glazed `wrap around` sash, using rubber glazing gasket.
Full height, roll-formed aluminum frame with friction fit corner keys. Screen mesh (Fiberglass or Aluminum) retained by vinyl spline.
Jamb extensions, Strap Anchors, PVC nailing fin, are available for installation applications.
Minimum width 18”, Minimum height 30”, Maximum width 54”, Maximum height 84” (widths over 48”, maximum height not to exceed 66”). Fibertec manufactures to sizes specified + / – 1/8” (3.17 mm) industry tolerance.
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. Tilt out function available for easier cleaning.
Products have been independently tested and rated by AAMA, and NFRC (see energy ratings)