Surespan manufactured and supplied a double glazed access hatch for use on a private residential apartment in downtown San Francisco. The 915 (36”) x 4115 (162”) hatch was electrically operated for easy operation and allowed easy access to the roof deck for Al Fresco dining in the Californian sun.
Glazed Roof Hatch
“The glass hatch (for accessing the roof deck) is one of the best features of the house.”
Glazed hatches feature a frameless design eliminating water ponding. The 28.4mm sealed glazed unit comprised of Pilkington Insulight™ Therm, 6mm Optifloat™ Clear ‘T’ (toughened), 16mm Argon filled cavity, 6.4mm Pilkington Optilam™ ‘K’ Glass Laminated glass.
Glazed Roof Access Hatch
Surespan SRHG Glazed Roof Hatches are manufactured using thermally broken extruded sections as standard, offering clients excellent energy conservation properties and substantially reducing internal condensation or frost formation.
Surespan glazed roof access hatches incorporate a frameless design eliminating water ponding. The low profile frame with triple seals is structurally bonded to the 1.4″ thick double glazed unit comprises 0.2″ toughened glass, 0.78″ argon filled cavity with thermal warm edge spacer bar, and a 0.37″ toughened and laminated inner pane.
Note: We recommend all glazed hatches to be installed on a 5° pitch to stop water ponding.
SureLink modules are a system of premium quality assembled glass rooflight units that simply lap together to form rooflights of unlimited length.
Modules are constructed from structurally glazed double glazed units in a powder coated, fully thermally broken aluminium frame. The double glazed glass panels are made up of 6mm toughened outer, 90% argon filled cavitywith a 9.5mm laminated inner (inc. 1.5mm PVB interlayer) and are manufactured using systems fully accredited to ISO 9001 and ISO 14001.
All SureLink modules are flush, with concealed internal fixings and opening mechanisms ensuring an seamless aesthetic. Surelink can be used in both residential and commercial applications; providing a source of natural light and comfort ventilation.