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windows & doors PRODUCTS Integrated hinges EDITORS' CHOICE Unigear hinges are tamperproof, integrated door hinges that dissipate kickback and impact shock while reportedly maintaining a smooth, effortless door swing. The hinge spreads stress along the full length of the door and frame. The heavy-gauge, aluminum-alloy hinge has self-lubricating Delrin support blocks. For new or retrofit doors, a fire-rated option for doors to 9 ft. is available. Zero International, Bronx, NY Circle 51 Architectural glass Ultra-White Laminated Fade and Low-Iron Etched Fade architectural gently fading glass provide an elegant aesthetic defining interior spaces in applications including partitions, doors, windows, atriums, and staircases. Ultra-dense and brilliant white at the bottom, the Ultra-White glass fades to clear at the top. Etched Fade also fades to clear. Sliding-door system Bendheim, New York Circle 52 MUTO: * Manual sliding-door system * Compact, modular profile Curtain wall for inside glazing * Needs no power supply MUTO manual sliding-door system has a compact, modular profile. With aluminum finishes including clear anodized, similar to satin stainless-steel anodized, and powder-coat options, doors can reportedly be matched to virtually any architectural interior. The line includes Basic and Comfort systems. In the Basic system, the roller carriers directly attach to wood door panels, while adapters allow the use of glass panels. Comfort provides roller carriers for glass and, with the appropriate adapters, can carry wood door panels. Systems feature a self-closing door with no need for a power supply. Dormotion damping device decelerates door panels as they approach the open or closed positions, taking them to a gentle stop. The system is standard wall and ceiling mounted with installation also possible in suspended ceilings. DORMA Americas, Reamstown, PA COMMERCI A L BUIL DING P RODUC T S YKK AP America Inc., Austell, GA Circle 53 Window inserts Thermal window inserts seal drafty windows without window replacement. The acrylic inserts press into the interior of a window frame using the company's silicone compression tube system and require no mounting hardware or track system. Existing windows are reportedly not damaged. Inserts are available in six other grades ranging from UV-blocking museum grade to light-diffusing privacy grade to light-blocking sleep panels. Indow Windows, Portland, OR Circle 54 Circle 50 28 YCW 750 XT IG curtain-wall system uses MegaTherm thermal struts. With 1-in. insulating glass units, the system is said to provide a U-factor as low as 0.30. Part of the enerGfacade line, the system has an integral face cover, requiring less fabrication and field labor. A dual-finish option and two-sided structural silicone glazing option are standard. Supporting glass installation from the interior, the system can be used where glazing from the outside is impractical or prohibitive. JUL/AUG 2015

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Commercial Building Products July/August 2015

Table of Contents I
Table of Contents II
Editor's Notebook
Company Profile
Helping Buildings Evolve Gracefully
Fan-Coil Integral In Hotel Renovation
Reclaimed Water System Scores Touchdown
HVAC & Plumbing Products
Renovation Conserves Industrial Legacy
Windows & Doors Products
Nuts To Poor Insulation
High-In-The-Sky Roofing
Exteriors Products
Youth Theatre An Engineering Challenge
Interiors Products
Building Technology Products
Relamping Brightens Gyms, Cuts Costs
Lighting & Electrical Products

Commercial Building Products July/August 2015