• Shipping, Handling & Packaging
    Manutech will launch its PatioBuggy crank system at WinDoor North America, which is designed to make handling large objects much easier. Only one person is required for transporting large and bulky loads such as doors, windows and glass, the company reports, and the operator can perform operations without having to handle the load directly with their hands. The alloy is made from steel and... more »
  • Weatherseals, Sealants & Related
    Skydome’s co-extrusion fusion of PVC-U with foam PVC allows air in vinyl window profiles, greatly improving the u-factor within the extruded PVC/foam PVC profile, according to the company. With multi-chambered, double wall strength and insulation value, the profiles have three fully replaceable rubber weather strips at all sash and frame contact points. It features heavy duty one-piece... more »
  • Windows
    MI Window & Door’s 1650 double-hung window features beveled sashes and eight exterior color options. It offers energy-efficient options such as insulated dual-pane glass and heavy-duty weather stripping. With metal-reinforced meeting rails, interlocking sashes designed to help reduce air infiltration, and true sloping sills, the window incorporates a warm-edge spacer system and constant... more »
  • Door & Window Hardware
    Radisson Industries will launch its brand new Evolution window hardware casement line at WinDoor North America. This new platform has been entirely reengineered and adapted to door and window manufacturers’ needs and constraints, according to the company. The hardware offers a new contemporary look and improved mechanisms, along with many other options including a new dual arm operator with... more »
  • Glass & IG Components
    Quanex offers spacer solutions for insulating glass needs, including its flexible, non-metal-based spacers, Super Spacer and Duralite (shown). A true dual-seal warm-edge spacer line, Super Spacer products use a high-performance acrylic adhesive for a structural seal, backed by a hot butyl or low permeable secondary sealant. The company reports it is an energy-efficient and sustainable solution... more »
  • Windows
    Rehau announces the availability of Geneo, what the company says is the first fully reinforced polymer window and door profile system engineered without the use of steel components. Geneo profiles are composed of Rau-Fipro, a proprietary fiber composite material said to offer outstanding strength and load capacities. The Geneo profile design features an integrated reinforcement system with screw... more »