The VLFIGHRCF is based on our VLFIG vision frame, but stronger and provided with special glazing and features to keep water out. Designed to meet Florida building codes and Dade County Hurricane Standards plus current 60 minute fire door requirements. Ideal for use in:
Glazing: Proprietary lamination of Safti-First (R) 11-XL 60 Hurricane-rated glazing with Dupont Sentry Plus (R) interlayer and 60 minute fire-rated glazing. 1-7/16" thickness. This assembly has amazing clarity for the glass thickness!
Sealing:Between Frame & Glass: EPDM-Neoprene glazing tape. Dow Corning 995 silicone structural glazing sealant applied per mfg. instructions. Screw Entry Points: Neoprene “O”-Ring, 7/32” and 5/32” I.D. with 1/16” wall, are provided to be used at each screw head.
Sizes- Please Note that Visible Light is 1-1/2" Under Order Size:
-Minimum Size: Order size width 5", height 12.25".
-Maximum Size 20-45 Minute: 1209 in² visible light size. Vision lite maximum width is 21-3/4”, maximum height is 61-1/4”.
-Maximum Size 60 Minute: 100 in² visible size. Vision lite maximum width is 11.6", maximum height is 28.5".
Fire Rated Vision Frame Tested in Accordance With: NFPA 252, UL 10C, Can/ULC S104
Severe Windstorm Approved Vision Frame Tested in Accordance With:
Missile Impact: TAS 201, ASTM E1996 (impact 350 ft lb, Missile Level D, DP Rating 70 psf)
Cyclic Wind Pressure Loading: TAS 203, ASTM E1886
Air Infiltration, Water Resistance, Structural Loading, Uniform Static Air Pressure, Forced Entry: