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Solar Innovations® Architectural Glazing Systems Releases Testing Results for Multiple Products

July 11, 2016

Solar Innovations® Architectural Glazing Systems, a custom manufacturer of sliding, folding, and stacking glass walls, doors, windows, and screens; sunrooms; greenhouses; skylights; and curtain walls; completes testing on multiple products.

PINE GROVE, PA – Solar Innovations® Architectural Glazing Systems recently completed air, water, structural, and impact testing for on its SI5200 Aluminum Curtain Wall, SI5200 Y Angle Butt glazed Corner Window, and Out-Swing Modular Mulled Terrace Door to receive a Florida Approval Product Number. The results of these tests are listed below for all four products.

The SI5200 Y Angle Butt glazed Corner Fixed Window received Florida Approval Product Number FL#18578.2 and can be found on the http://www.floridabuilding.org website. Using a Y angle glaze maximizes the amount of glass in the corner of your window.

SI5200 Y Butt glazed Corner Aluminum 90D 3-Lite Fixed Window:
Tested                                                                             
Water Penetration Resistance: 15.0 psf
Design Pressure: +60.0/-60.0

Solar Innovations® Out-Swing Modular Mulled Terrace Door also received a Florida Approval Product Number FL#17582.1 and can also be found on the http://www.floridabuilding.org website. A modular mulled terrace door is perfect for minimizing sightlines. Solar Innovations® recently completed another test on the Out-Swing Modular Mulled Terrace Door that is pending a Florida number but will double the water penetration resistance to 12.0psf.

Modular Mulled Terrace Door:
Tested                                                                             
Water Penetration Resistance: 6.0psf
Design Pressure: +50.0/-50.0

Along with other products, the SI5200 Aluminum Curtain Wall recently received Florida Approval Product Number FL#18578.1 and can be found on the http://www.floridabuilding.org website. Utilizing the G2 bar system Solar Innovations® can create fixed windows as large as 5’ wide by 10’ tall.

SI5200 Aluminum Fixed Window:
Tested                                                                             
Water Penetration Resistance: 20.Opsf
Design Pressure: +65.0/-65.0

More Florida certification is also underway for several products, including Solar’s G2 International Hopper Window, Fixed Vinyl Window Wall, High Performance G2 International Tilit Turn, High Performance G2 Out-Swing Modular Terrace Door, and G2 90° Operable Skylight. These products have completed testing and are in the Florida Product Approval Process; they are currently available as a FL Product Approval number will be provided by the end of the 3rd quarter.

Solar Innovations® two in-house test labs provide the company with the unique ability to quickly complete testing and provide nationally recognized third party certification. Solar Innovations® has many different products with approved Florida Product Numbers including folding glass walls, terrace doors, a variety of windows with different operations, and more.

Solar Innovations® is a single source provider of custom glazed structures, skylights, windows, and doors. Their extensive product line ranges from greenhouse to sunrooms, to folding glass walls. To learn more about Solar Innovations® its products, or to request a brochure visit www.solarinnovations.com, contact skylight@solarinnovations.com or call 800-628-0669.