THE TESTS FOR CODE COMPLIANCE
Large Missile Impact Test
This is the first of three consecutive tests. Three identical test specimens are used. A nine pound, 2in. X 4 in. timber traveling at 50 feet per second impacts the glass in two points; one at center, and one within six inches of a corner. In order to pass, no tear or crack longer than five inches or no opening through which a three inch sphere can pass & can't form in any of the three specimens.
Small Missile Impact Test
Three identical test specimens are used. Thirty steel spheres weighing .07 ounces travel at 130 feet per second and impact the glass in three areas; ten at center, ten near long edge and ten near corner. In order to pass, no tear or crack longer than five inches & no opening through which a three inch sphere can pass and can't form in any of the three specimens.
24 / 7 EFFORTLESS LOWER BUILDING COSTS
Building the stricture is only the beginning of the
buildings life-cycle cost. You can reduce the entire buildings cost by lowering lifetime maintenance
lower your insurance costs because of the added safety
and security provided by-impact windows and doors.
no need to replace as often as traditional windows,
doors and shutters.
our windows will not flake, peel, rot, rust, blister, swell
or corrode due to salt in the air, humidity, intense, sun
or pollutants. They never need painting.
you incur no added expense for putting-up and taking down hurricane shutters.
receive year-round fuel savings. Our materials and engineering create a natural insulator and our windows and doors are Energy Star rated for cooling.
less time is required to keep the glass sparkling because there is no need for latter's for stepping outside.
harmful and unsightly scratches and bubbling from
window films are a thing of the past.
our windows and doors cost less than traditional
windows and doors with hurricane shutters.
24 / 7 SOLAR PROTECTION & SOUND REDUCTION
Our vinyl impact windows and doors keeps out up to 99 percent of his Suns damaging rays. Interior furnishings, displays an/or merchandise are protected from fading and deterioration caused by UV radiation.
Our vinyl impact windows & doors can dampen annoying, unwanted noise by decreasing sound transmission from 5 to 15 percent over ordinary glass.
The Sound Transmission Class (STC) of our vinyl impact windows and doors is higher than traditional windows.
24 / 7 EFFORTLESS SECURITY
Our vinyl impact windows and doors provide significant resistance to forced burglar entries. The most critical step for any burglary is the forced entry. One of the most common means of entry involves the window. In the past, repeated blows to the glass from hammers, crowbars, sledgehammers and bricks have allowed criminal access into your buildings..Our vinyl impact windows impact resists these impacts as well as bullets and small explosions. Furthermore, this glass cannot be cut from one side only, this making quiet glass cutter's useless for forced entry.
We only Use DADE COUNTY APPROVED.
all vinyl impact windows
24 / 7 EFFORTLESS HURRICANE PROTECTION
As we know to well, hurricanes do occur, wind-borne debris will be present and the rest is an uncontrollable natural event. Preventing these natural events from incoming disasters the requires safeguarding your building's weakest areas, windows and doors with laminated glass.
Our vinyl impact windows are designed to handle the damaging in from wind-borne debris and remain in place during a cyclical wind loading. If the glass is broken into fragments it will tend to hold together unlike traditional windows. This eliminates the need for shuttered systems.
Our vinyl impact windows and
doors require no hurricane shutters.
THE " WINDOW SYSTEM"
Engineered to be a superior product that specifically meets the strictest protocol for the
Building Code Compliance Office (BCCO) of Miami Dade County. A specially created silicone
adhesive bonds of the hurricane resistant glass to the all wood, aluminum & vinyl frames.
The frame is then steel reinforced to withstand extraordinary impacts.
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Miami Beach, FL.
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