Products: Glass & IG Components

  • Glass & IG Components
    Low-E 4th Surface Technology from Pilkington allows a double-glazed IG unit to achieve a 12 percent improved thermal performance over a triple-pane unit, the company states. Adding a pyrolytic low-E coating to the #4 surface of the unit reflects infrared heat back into the home, reducing the amount of radiant heat loss through the glass. Infrared heat is room heat generated inside a building at... more »
  • Glass & IG Components
    New dual-coat technology helps dual-pane insulating glass units for residential applications achieve R-5 insulating performance, according to the supplier. From PPG Industries, the IG design incorporates one 3 mm pane of Solarban 70XL glass with the coating on the second (#2) surface of and one 3 mm pane of Sungate 500 glass with the coating on the fourth (#4) surface, separated by a... more »
  • Glass & IG Components
    Designed to deliver triple-pane performance in a dual-glazed configuration, Cardinal Glass Industies' LoE-i81 is manufactured using the latest innovation in sputter coating technology applied on the interior lite of an IG unit, or the #4 surface of a double-pane window. When coupled with Cardinal LoE3-366, glass and argon fill in a double-pane IG unit, the center of glass U-factor is only 0.20,... more »
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    Glass & IG Components
    Solarban 65, a double-silver, solar control, low-E glass, is a new value alternative to PPG's Solarban 70XL and Solarban 60 glasses.  Part of an expanded portfolio of residential low-E products, the new glass helps window makers achieve the ARRA .30/.30 requirements for energy-efficient windows, the manufacturer reports.  Also new is Sungate 400, a passive low-E glass developed for... more »
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    Glass & IG Components
    The AirClip muntin key program is designed for easy installation of muntin grids to all warm-edge foam spacer systems–including  Glasslam’s line of Air-Tight spacer products and Edgetech’s SuperSpacer brand products. The molded plastic clips accommodate virtually any required airspace or application, providing a metal-free component for a true warm-edge muntin bar or... more »
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    Glass & IG Components
    To help meet the demand for total system compatibility, Edgetech I.G. has developed SustainaBlock setting blocks, which are available in a wide variety of material options, including the latest in stable silicone technology. The setting blocks are produced using the supplier's core materials, which provide superior long-term durability and UV resistance for a truly sustainable design. The setting... more »