• Frame & Sash Equipment
    Konrad Hornschuch’s window profile laminate skai x-brush uses laser engraving to create a “grinding” look, creating opposing grinding marks which meet at a slanted angle. The laminate is available in steel blue, black brown and titanium. More than 80 skai laminate designs feature “cool colors” technology, which causes less heating in direct sunlight, according to the... more »
  • Door Processing Equipment
    The SMH 510 is a four-point welder by ROTOX specifically for PVC window and door welding, featuring faster machine cycles than conventional welders with greater accuracy, according to the company. The SMH 510 utilizes servo control of each welding station, maintaining a 1/4-inch burn off. A CNC monitoring program adjusts for saw tolerances while maintaining equal weld bead on each corner. The... more »
  • Door & Window Hardware
    Renolit will exhibit its film solutions at Fensterbau Frontale, including its Exofol FX in new colors for residential windows. The company’s Exofol IN, a soft interior film featuring a scratch-resistant coating and woodgrain designs, will also be on display, along with MLA film, designed for laminating wood and other construction components. (Hall 6/Booth #231) more »
  • Patio Doors
    Suitable for all frame materials, the new Roto Patio Inowa sliding system features a “smart sliding” sash operation that uses a locking movement which does not require lifting the sash. The system uses compression seal technology and active locking points and its concealed hardware components do not protrude into passage openings, nor are they visible on the sash. Roto Patio Inowa is... more »
  • Computer Software & Systems
    Opera Job Management software provides working data transmission to saws, CNC machines, welders, cleaners and labelers for the production of round and slanted windows, cross sections and thermal insulation. It can also optimize cutting lists for different bar lengths and re-use of leftover materials, and maintain detailed machining spreadsheets, according to company literature. Other features... more »
  • Windows
    Aluplast’s energeto 5000 view window system features a concealed sash and a frame that can be fully integrated into the wall, resulting in a slim sideline. Energeto 5000 view considerably reduces the thermal bridge between window and wall, according to the company. Aluplast recently expanded the system’s available accessories, adding an aluminum shell and a new handle design for patio... more »