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Clearwall™ Curtain Wall

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© 2013 Greg West Photography © 2013 Greg West Photography © 2013 Greg West Photography Photo Courtesy of Nanaimo Port Authority Photo Courtesy of Nanaimo Port Authority Photo Coutesy of Nanaimo Port Authority Photo Courtesy of Nanaimo Port Authority Photo Courtesy of Nanaimo Port Authority View of Clearwall™ curtain wall from exterior View of Clearwall™ curtain wall from interior Clearwall™ Toggle Clip Clearwall™ - SS (Screw Spline) Top Clearwall™ curtain wall SSI (Screw Spline Interface)glazing option Clearwall™ curtainwall SSIT (Screw Spline Interface Tape) glazing option
© 2013 Greg West Photography
Service Credit Union Corporate Office, Portsmouth, NH / Architect: Gund Partnership, Cambridge, MA / Glazing Contractor: Ipswich Bay Glass, Rowley, MA
© 2013 Greg West Photography
Service Credit Union Corporate Office, Portsmouth, NH / Architect: Gund Partnership, Cambridge, MA / Glazing Contractor: Ipswich Bay Glass, Rowley, MA
© 2013 Greg West Photography
Service Credit Union Corporate Office, Portsmouth, NH / Architect: Gund Partnership, Cambridge, MA / Glazing Contractor: Ipswich Bay Glass, Rowley, MA
Photo Courtesy of Nanaimo Port Authority
Port of Nanaimo Cruise Ship Terminal, Nanaimo, BC / ARCHITECTS: David Poiron Architect Inc, Nanaimo, BC & Ben Checkwitch Design, Salt Spring Island, BC / GLAZING CONTRACTOR: b3 Glass Ltd, Burnaby, BC
Photo Courtesy of Nanaimo Port Authority
Port of Nanaimo Cruise Ship Terminal, Nanaimo, BC / ARCHITECTS: David Poiron Architect Inc, Nanaimo, BC & Ben Checkwitch Design, Salt Spring Island, BC / GLAZING CONTRACTOR: b3 Glass Ltd, Burnaby, BC
Photo Coutesy of Nanaimo Port Authority
Port of Nanaimo Cruise Ship Terminal, Nanaimo, BC / ARCHITECTS: David Poiron Architect Inc, Nanaimo, BC & Ben Checkwitch Design, Salt Spring Island, BC / GLAZING CONTRACTOR: b3 Glass Ltd, Burnaby, BC
Photo Courtesy of Nanaimo Port Authority
Port of Nanaimo Cruise Ship Terminal, Nanaimo, BC / ARCHITECTS: David Poiron Architect Inc, Nanaimo, BC & Ben Checkwitch Design, Salt Spring Island, BC / GLAZING CONTRACTOR: b3 Glass Ltd, Burnaby, BC
Photo Courtesy of Nanaimo Port Authority
Port of Nanaimo Cruise Ship Terminal, Nanaimo, BC / ARCHITECTS: David Poiron Architect Inc, Nanaimo, BC & Ben Checkwitch Design, Salt Spring Island, BC / GLAZING CONTRACTOR: b3 Glass Ltd, Burnaby, BC
View of Clearwall™ curtain wall from exterior
View of Clearwall™ curtain wall from exterior
View of Clearwall™ curtain wall from interior
View of Clearwall™ curtain wall from interior
Clearwall™ Toggle Clip
Clearwall™ Toggle Clip
Clearwall™ - SS (Screw Spline) Top
Clearwall™ - SS (Screw Spline) Top
Clearwall™ curtain wall SSI (Screw Spline Interface)glazing option
Clearwall™ curtain wall SSI (Screw Spline Interface)glazing option
Clearwall™ curtainwall SSIT (Screw Spline Interface Tape) glazing option
Clearwall™ curtainwall SSIT (Screw Spline Interface Tape) glazing option

Product Specifications

4-Sided Toggle Glazed (TG) Curtain Wall System
Today, a growing number of architects are designing buildings with sleek, uninterrupted all-glass façades. Clearwall™ curtain wall, an innovative 4-sided Toggle Glazed (TG) system*, delivers this highly desired aesthetic for low-rise applications. Clearwall™ curtain wall strikes a balance of form and function through its groundbreaking toggle design, which reduces installation labor, simplifies on-site logistics and enhances safety while providing superior aesthetics. Featuring inspired design, tight construction and brilliant results, Clearwall™ curtain wall is clearly different and clearly innovative.
 
*multiple patents pending
 
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Key Features Include:
  • Clearwall™ is a 4-sided Toggle Glazed (TG) curtain wall system
  • Achieves an all-glass monolithic aesthetic in a field glazed, screw spline application
       - 5/8" (15.9) exterior vertical and horizontal weatherseal sightline
       - 2-1/2" (63.5) interior metal sightline
  • Innovative toggle assembly captures glass, eliminating field application of structural silicone
  • All 3 glazing options use the toggle based glass retention system
    1.) Clearwall™ SS (Screw Spline) or SB (Shear Block)
      >  Toggles capture Viracon®’s 1-1/8" insulating glass unit, with a recessed spacer
      >  Inside lite of insulating glass unit is directly engaged by toggles
      >   No structural silicone required
    2.) Clearwall™ SSI (Screw Spline Interface) or SBI (Shear Block Interface)
    - Toggles capture standard 1" insulating glass unit attached with shop applied metal interface using
    structural silicone
    3.) Clearwall™ SSIT (Screw Spline Interface Tape) or SBIT (Shear Block Interface Tape)- Toggles capture standard 1" insulating glass unit attached with shop applied metal interface using 3M™ VHB™ Structural Glazing Tape
  • Screw spline joinery method allows shop assembly of ladder sections, reducing field labor
  • Shear Block joinery and deeper mullions allow for higher free-spans (up to 26' with steel reinforcing)
  • Clearwall™ can be supplied fabricated and knocked down, or in stock lengths
  • Interlocking mullion design eliminates the need for anti-buckling clips
  • Silicone compatible EPDM glazing materials for long-lasting seals
  • Offers integrated entrance framing systems
  • Available in multiple anodized and painted finishes
  • Comprehensively tested to latest high performance standards
  • Full technical support from 3M™ for application of the 3M™ VHB™ Structural Glazing Tape for Clearwall™ SSIT
 
Optional Features
  • Air barrier and back pan applications available
  • Profit$Maker® Plus die sets available

Product Applications
  • Ideal for low-rise applications of four floors or less requiring a sleek, uninterrupted all-glass facade
  • Ideal for office buildings and lobbies or accent walls of high profile buildings

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