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The inventor of Ultrex is __________, founder of the company _________
- John Jambois
- Tecton Products
The inventor of Ultrex didn't ______ fiberglass, he ________ it.
Innovations to fiberglass hadn't been done since the original process was invented in ____
Fiberglass is also used in these 5 products
Boats, automobile parts, building materials, aircraft, sporting goods.
When the glass fibers and resin are pulled through a heated die.
Most companies use _____ to add color to their fiberglass. Ultrex uses ______
This material is up to ____ thicker, and provides a ______ finish. ______ prove the durability of the finish
- Old Automobile lights
The finish meets _______, and is being tested under _____ and ______
It __________ be painted, which _________ void the finishes' _________ warranty.
- AAMA 623-10
- 634-10 and 625-10
The 8 advantages of the finish
Environmentally friendly, thicker, tough, resists climate conditions, chemicals, and moister, virtually maintenance-free, paintable, resists UV degradation, and superior color retention.
Fiberglass is ___ stronger than vinyl.
___ than wood/vinyl composites,
and____ than wood.
Two types of strength:
______ is the ability to _____: fiberglass is comparable to _____
______ is the ability to _____: thats the strength the stats are talking about
Tensel, pull material and have it not break, carbon steel
Flextural, bend and not break
the strength of Ultrex allows more ____ with less _____
Ultrex and ____ expand at ________
Ultrex expands ______ less than vinyl
(third party test)
The stability of the frame allows for the corners to be connected with ____, whihc avoid ugly ____
corner keys, welded corners
Fiberglass windows have a ___ longer life expectancy than vinyl according to the ______
- University of British Columbia
Customers desire wood windows becaue of the ____ of their project. Our non-organic wood product is called
The three-step process of everwood:
Exerwood is adhered to the Ultrex with a ___ bond, not a ___ bond.
Even scientitsts weren't able to _____
- Poyymer base layer is manufactured
- Wood grain is imprinted
- Final pourous later applied to allow for stain.
- Cohesive, adhesive
- Break the bond without breaking the ultrex
To stain everwood, a ___ is recommended
Do not so these three things to everwood:
How to prepare the surface:
heavy-bodied gel stain
- Sand or scrape the surface
- Come in contact with petroleum distillates such as benzene, kerosene, or toluene
- Contact with silicone or other adhesives prior to finishing.
- Use a damp cloth wiped one direction to remove stains
- Only use light household cleaners to remove contaminants
- Do not scrub
Everwood can be finished with ___, ____, or ___ it within ___ if you like it how it is.
Paint, stain, seal, 30 days
The glass in Infinity contains ____ recycled content, and Ultrex requires ____ energy to produce than vinyl.
Infinity windoes with LoE glazing can reduce your heating and cooling bills by up tp _____, based on _____
Exterior color options
Stone white, sierra, (light tan), Cashmier (darker tan), pebble gray, bahama brown, bronze
Interior Color options
Stone white, Sierra, everwood.
Stone white, sierra, Satin Taupe, Brass, Satin Nickle, Oil rubbed Bronze.
Four types of double hung
- Equal sash
- Cottage-Style: 2/5 over 3/5 or 1/3 over 2/3 (top smaller)
- Oriel Style: 3/5 over 2/5 or 2/3 over 1/4 (bottom smaller)
In the double hung, The ______ serves as cartridge to hold the ___, ___, and ___.
lock barrel, tilt cord, tilt latch assemblies
The window screen is made out of ______, with a ______ mesh
There is an upgrade to _____ mesh that has four benefits
extruded aluminum matched to exterior, charcoal fiberglass mesh.
- Tninner mesh with tighter weave
- Greater view
- More airflow
- Reduce insect/bug passage
Standard glass is _____, which blocks ____ of uv rays
The upgrade is ___ whihc blocks ___ of UV rays
LoE 272, 84%
LoE 366, 95%
The XL edge spacer inside the window is made out of ____, hass ___ seals, and has a failure rate of ___ opposed to the industry standard ___
Stainless steel, 2 seals, .2%, 9%
In the double-hung and glider, The ____ and ____ sash ____ together to create a ____ and a ____.
top, bottom, tight weather barrier, security element.
The double-hung has a DP ___ performance rating
It can handle the pressure of ___ winds and are water tight when exposed to ___ of rain per hour driven by ____ mph winds
132, 8", 42
The two types of divided lights are ____ and ___
- SDL (bars on outside)
- GBG (bars on inside)
The divided lights exterior is always ____,
In GBG, the interior options are _____, and the bar is made of
In SDL, the interior options aer, and the bar is made of..
The exterior bar is made of
- Color matched,
- GBG: white, Satin Taupe, Sierra, Bronze. Contoured Aluminum bar
SDL: White, sierra, everwood, Interior bar: ABS with acrylic, exterior: ultrex, middle of glass has aluminum.
The 6 glider operational options are
- xo Unequal
- xox (1/4, 1/2, 1/4)
- xox equal
The glider has ____ bearings, which are the best money can buy for performance and reliability
The glider has a DP ___ performance rating. It can handle the pressure of ___ winds and are water tight when exposed to ___ of rain per hour driven by ____ mph winds
132, 8", 42
The casement operational options are
Left- handled, right handled, fixed
(handling determined from exterior.
Casement max sizes
Operator with Easy wash hinge:___
Operator with Clear view hinge:___
40" by 60" or 36" by 80"
30 1/4 x 72"
86" x 86"
On the casement, the _____ is the standard hinge, which creates a 4 1/2" opening for the convenient ____
The ____ is an optional hinge that ____
Easy-Wash hinge, cleaning of the exterior glass surface
Clear-view hinge, maximizes the view
The casement window has a DP ___ performance rating. It can handle the pressure of ___ winds and are water tight when exposed to ___ of rain per hour driven by ____ winds
155 mph, 8", 50 mph
Awning widows come in 2 operation styles
The awening window gear operator has the ___ hardware, ___ series.
It meets _______ at commercial ratings, and can support a ____ sash
cycle testing, 101 lb.
The awning window has a DP ___ performance rating. It can handle the pressure of ___ winds and are water tight when exposed to ___ of rain per hour driven by ____ winds
155 mph, 8", 50 mph
Special shaped windows come in 5 shapes
90 degree triangle, isosceles triangle, trapezoid, pentagon, rectangle, hexagon, octagon
Special shapes size limits
Available up to _____
Maximum frame member: ___
Minimum frame member:___
56 sq. ft
The special shaped window has a DP ___ performance rating. It can handle the pressure of ___ winds and are water tight when exposed to ___ of rain per hour driven by ____ winds
171 mph, 8", 54 mph
In the special shapes the rectangle can have ___ divided lights, and everything else can have ___ divided lights
GBG and SDL
divided lights inside the double pained glass
Divided lights outside the glass