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Hurricane Code Glazing for Stained Glass Windows

Last update: 5:11 p.m. EDT Sept. 5, 2008



FAIRFIELD, Iowa, Sept 05, 2008 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/

   Ron Bovard of Bovard Studio Inc. Stained Glass announced that Bovard Studio Stained Glass Company has developed exterior protective glazing systems designed for the preservation of stained glass windows, which have passed hurricane code tests designed to withstand 150 mph wind loads and large missile impact. Our testing was completed by the National Certified Testing Laboratories in accordance with ASTM E1996-02/06 and ASTM E1886-02/05 Test Methods, with 3/8" Lexan XL-10 or with 7/16" heat strengthened laminated glass consisting of two layers of 3/16" heat strengthened glass laminated with .090 DuPont Sentry Glass Plus glazed in our hurricane code tested frames.

These protective glazing systems incorporate Bovard Studio Stained Glass patent pending Precision Flow(R) In Frame Venting System complying with the National Preservation Center's 1996 “Protective Glazing Study" (web link: http://www.ncptt.nps.gov/Product-Catalog/Product.aspx?ProductID=1996-06) as required for the preservation of stained glass windows with exterior glazing.

Bovard Studio's hurricane frame glazed with 3/8" Lexan XL-10 or with 3/8" heat strengthened laminated glass have been approved by the State of Florida Building Commission with the USA's strictest hurricane codes. http://tinyurl.com/5thnjy



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Hurricane Code Glazing for Stained Glass Windows

09.05.08, 5:13 PM ET



FAIRFIELD, Iowa, Sept. 5 /PRNewswire/

   Ron Bovard of Bovard Studio Inc. Stained Glass announced that Bovard Studio Stained Glass Company has developed exterior protective glazing systems designed for the preservation of stained glass windows, which have passed hurricane code tests designed to withstand 150 mph wind loads and large missile impact. Our testing was completed by the National Certified Testing Laboratories in accordance with ASTM E1996-02/06 and ASTM E1886-02/05 Test Methods, with 3/8" Lexan XL-10 or with 7/16" heat strengthened laminated glass consisting of two layers of 3/16" heat strengthened glass laminated with .090 DuPont Sentry Glass Plus glazed in our hurricane code tested frames.

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