Translucent Glazing

Pentaglas Systems for Translucent Single Panel Applications

Columbine HS, Littleton, CO - Skylight Specialists, Inc.
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    Pentaglas® 12mm & 16mm polycarbonate
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Single Panel Standing Seam Translucent Insulated Glazing System

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Pentaglas® panels are specially formulated to suit the demanding performance requirements of the North American architectural market for panel thicknesses, fire performance and co-extruded UV protection.

  1. Main polycarbonate panels 2’ nominal widths, extruded with Nano-Cell® technology and with standing seam, 5/8” (115mm) upstands protruding 90° to the panel face.
  2. Grip-lock double tooth design of snap-on and interlocking dryglazed profiles.
  3. Concealed patented HD stainless steel and aluminum retention clips utilizing continuous top flanges.
  4. Structural supporting systems.
  5. Variety of perimeter aluminum engagement profiles

The Pentaglas® System consists of the following components:

  • Glazing panels, extruded with standing seam up-stands. The up-stands provide a double tooth grip-lock connection that ensures longevity in resistance to high wind loads
  • A variety of snap-on interlocking dry-glazed U connectors made of polycarbonate or aluminum
  • Concealed heavy duty metal retention clips tested to exceed 180 psf loads (patented by US patent # 7,546,708)
  • Nano-Cell Pentaglas® Translucent Panels
  • Substructural support frames and a variety of aluminum perimeter frame designs for a wide range of applications
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