STANDARD SERIES SPECIFICATIONS: 3¼″ Pultruded Fiberglass frame, completely filled with laser die cut polystyrene, injection molded reinforced aluminum corner joints with a polyurethane foam fill and sealed with silicone sealant. Segmented pieces are connected to form an architectural shaped window. (Certain shapes are not available with brickmould)
SIZES AVAILABLE:Depending on the shape required, certain limitations are involved. Fibertec manufactures to sizes specified +/- 1/8″ (3.17mm) industry tolerance.
GLAZING OPTIONS:Double Glazing – 3/4″ sealed units with 1/2″ air space.
Triple glazing (option) -1 5/16″ sealed units (maximum operator width 32″) Various other glazing options are available to suit any climate condition. (See glass and glazing page for more information)
PAINT FINISH:Stock exterior colours are white, sandalwood, commercial brown and black. All standard frames come with a white interior or can be painted to any requested colour. All frames use an Acrythane water based paint with UV protector. The paint is rated environmentally friendly due to low VOC. Custom colours are available.
ATTACHMENTS:Fiberglass segmented shapes are available with curved jamb extensions as well as strap anchors for installation applications. Straight architectural shapes are available with three different types of brickmould.
INSTALLATION: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.
MAINTENANCE:Occasional cleaning of glass and frame components with a non-abrasive detergent is recommended. Clean and lubricate hinge tracks as required.