Capabilities and Conformances

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Capabilities

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Tempering

Thickness 3mm-19mm
Heat Strengthened 3mm-6mm
Minimum Dimension 5” x 10”
Maximum Dimension 82” x 142”, varies by substrate
Max Weight 500lbs
Shapes Subject to review
Templates Subject to review
Substrates/colours Clear, Bronze, Gray, Green, ClimaGuard, ShowerGuard, SatinDeco, PPG, Guardian, CFP, Pyrolytic Products, Patterned, Acid Etch, Low E

Drill

Hole Size Range 3/16″ – 3″ Larger hole size requests will be reviewed
Countersink 3Yes
Max weight 700lb
Length Range 12″ – 130″
Width Range 4″ – 59″
Substrates Annealed, Laminated (interlayer max): 5mm – 15mm
ASTM Hole Guidelines Apply  

Vertical Edging

Finish Flat ground, high polish (straight & Straight line shape)
Thickness 3mm-19mm
Minimum size 5” x 8”
Maximum length 140”
Maximum Diagonal 140”
Maximum weight 500lb
Mitres 0-60 degrees
Bevel Yes
Substrates Monolithic, Laminated (0.030” interlayer maximum)
Shapes Subject to review

CNC

Minimum Size 7” x 15”
Maximum Size 72” x 144”
Thickness Range 3mm – 19mm
Edge Type Flat, Pencil, Mitre – matte or high bright
Drill/Notch Capable Yes
Maximum weight 500lb
Axes 3

Laminating

Minimum Size 8” x 24”
Maximum Size 96” x 152”
Edgework Raw, Seamed, Polish post-lamination (annealed), Polish pre-lamination (heat treated)
Fabricated & Heat Treated Subject to review
Thickness 3.78mm – 44mm (min 6mm heat treated – see substrate capabilities chart)
Multiplate Available – subject to review
Interlayer Solutia – 015, 030, 060, 075 090 and 100 *Dupont 030 & SGP available
Clear, Bronze, Gray, Green, White Standard – Others available special order
Shape Available – subject to review
Substrate (eg mirror) Float, LowE, Patter, Tinted
Bi-Lite, and Multi-Lite Constructions
Laminated Mirrors – Architectural grade
Segments Commercial/Residential – Vertical Slope Glading
Maximum Weight 700lb

Cutting

Thickness 1.7mm – 19mm
Input Sheet Size Min – 36” x 84”, Max – 130” x 204”
Max Size Varies by substrate
Axes 3

Heat Soak

Minimum Size 8” x 19”
Maximum Size 96” x 142”
Thickness 3mm – 19mm
Maximum Weight 500lb

Insulating

Spacer Aluminum, Stainless Steel, Thermal Edge, Super Spacer
Fill Air, Argon
Weight Max 650lb
Glass Thickness 3mm – 14mm
Unit Thickness 12mm-76mm
Minimum Spacer Thickness 5mm
Minimum Dimensions 3” x 3”
Maximum Dimensions 96” x 137”, 78” x 177”
Maximum Weight 650lb
Configurations Double, Triple, Shapes, Other options available manually
Sealants Polysulphide, Silicone, Hot Melt
Grills Aluminum (colours available), Vinyl

Mirror

Minimum Size 12” x 18”
Maximum Size 102” x 144”
Thickness 3mm – 6mm
Direct to Glass Paint White on regular glass and White on Low Iron

Paint

Spandrel ICD Opaci-Coat 300. Standard colours and custom available upon request. ICD Metallic Certified
Minimum Dimensions 5” x 10”
Maximum Dimensions 82” x 142”
Thickness 3mm – 19mm
Interior Aquaglass. Colour matching and RAL Catalogue. Metallic Colours Available
Minimum Dimensions 11” diagonal
Maximum Dimensions 57” x 144”
Thickness 3mm – 19mm
Stock Sheets Up to 102” x 144”. Black and white stock colours. Contact for additional colours.

Conformances

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Spandrel

CAN/CGSB-12.9-M91
GANA 89-1-6 Bulletin

Insulated Glass

CAN/CGSB-12.9-M90
ASTM 773, 774

Tempered

ANSI Z97.1
CAN/CGSB 12.1-M90
ASTM C1048

Laminated

ANSI Z97.1
CAN/CGSB 12.1-M90
ASTM C1172

Heat Soak

EN 14179-1

Mirror

ASTM 1503-08

Fabrication Guidelines

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Heat Treated Glass

Glass Thickness (inches) (t) 1/8 3/16 1/4 3/8 1/2 3/4 General Rule
Minimum Diameter of Holes (A) 1/4 1/4 5/16 7/16 9/16 13/16 A ≥ t + 1/16 and 1/4
Distance From Hole Rim to Edge of Glass (B) 1/4 3/8 1/2 3/4 1 1 1/2 B ≥ 2t and 1/4
Distance Between Rims of Holes (C) 3/8 3/8 1/2 3/4 1 1 1/2 C ≥ 2t and 3/8
Distance From Corner to Rim of Hole (E) 13/16 1 7/32 1 5/8 2 7/16 3 1/4 4 7/8 E ≥ 6.5t
Minimum Fillet Radius (F) 1/8 3/16 1/4 3/8 1/2 3/4 F ≥ t