• Vinyl Fabricating Equipment
    Haffner North America Inc. will display the NR242 Profile Machining Center. Its multi-functionality includes all sawing, routing, drilling, reinforcement screw placement, marking and end mill operations on PVC profiles, computer-controlled on one machine. Capable of stacking 10 profile feeds and barcode labeling, the NR242 has servo-controlled automatic swing of all saw operations with angles... more »
  • Computer Software & Systems
    Opty-Way Enterprise from Optima is a network-based application that supports multiple users for cutting optimization and production and sales management. This program has been designed for insulating glass manufacturing companies and can easily import data from local and third party enterprise resource planning. According to the company, when integrated with the Rack-Way Sorting system, Re-OPT,... more »
  • Glass & IG Components
    Solarban 90 solar control, low-E glass from PPG Industries is now available on the company’s full line of tinted glasses. On display at GlassBuild America 2016, Solarban 90 glass features PPG coating technology that combines neutral reflectivity, neutral color and high variable light transmittance of clear glass with a solar control barrier. In a standard 1-inch insulating glass unit with... more »
  • Glass & IG Components
    Quanex Building Products will display a variety of warm-edge spacers, window and door systems, sealants, vinyl systems, components and screens, including the Edgetherm 3400 Desiccated Matrix, an easy-to-use hot-applied desiccant matrix, in Las Vegas. The company reports that Edgetherm 3400 Desiccated Matrix provides absorption for both existing and invasive moisture for insulating glass, will not... more »
  • Weatherseals, Sealants & Related
    Soudal will showcase product offerings for both the manufacturing and installation needs of the window and door market, including the new Soudafoam Flex. This gun-applied polyurethane foam builds up very low pressure while curing, and stays permanently flexible after cure, according to the company. This elastic behavior allows the product to move with the window’s adjustments during... more »
  • Windows
    Liquid crystals, controlled by a control box in PR Germany’s new Communication Window allow three functions; transparency, interactive touch screen and security screen. With an electrical current, the crystals aligned with the glass appear transparent, so that the communication window becomes conventional window glass again. Touch sensor technology and a projector allows users to employ the... more »