Win-door World Industry Displays Latest Products in
The fenestration industry will again gather
this year for the annual Win-door North
America show in Toronto November 11-13.
The event, which will be held at the Metro Toronto
Convention Center North Building, Halls A and B,
is sponsored by the Canadian Window and Door Manufacturers Association.
More than 100 exhibitors will be traveling to the show to display their
products. Read on for some of the highlights.
RiteScreen Adds New Patio
Door Screen to Offering
has a new
officials say offers
premium quality at
a non-premium price.
The 148Ext aluminum
frame is a 2-inch wide
profile with a contoured design and
is available with the company’s
AdvanEdge side adjust roller system.
Technoform Goes 24/7
with Spacer Production
Technoform recently established
24/7 manufacturing operations
for its TGI® warmedge
spacer and is planning
expansion to keep pace
with market demand.
The TGI warm-edge
spacer features a
hybrid design and
measured by independent
to the company.
performance benefits include:
exceptional argon retention; easy
integration with current insulating
glass manufacturing equipment;
machine-controlled muntin locations;
corner connectors that incorporate
argon-filling holes; and aesthetically
Several color options are available
for a variety of market needs.
Resiver Adds New
Features to Several Series
Resiver has expanded both its
300 and 400 Series by adding two
new features to each. Both new
have available the new “FR” version,
a patio door with a 12-inch kick
panel, and three options for laminated
wood grain interior finishes.
The company also will display its
500 Series and HybridexMC R850,
which are available with exclusive
V-grooved glass patterns.
WTS System Designed
for Efficient Business
The software package from
WTS Paradigm® offers several features
to make manufacturing run
smoothly. The system maintains
real-time information through
dashboard reporting, provides
operational control and creates a
structure for growth, according to
the company. In addition, it
allows for reporting and sales
force management, along with
direct sales capabilities. It also
can integrate into your company’s
current accounting program,
eliminating the need for double
entry of information.
Along with these benefits, the system
allows you to send accurate
information to the plant, provides
order process management, efficiency
reporting and barcode scanning.
“WTS CenterPoint module has
allowed Eagle to realize significant
gains in our sales volume without
having to add support staff to handle
the growth,” says one WTS user,
Dave Beeken, president of Eagle
Window and Door.
Check Out Schlegel’s
New Magnetic Seals
S c h l e g e l
S y s t e m s ,
m a g n e t i c
seals at the
show. The extruded
(TPE) seal combines thermoplastic
flexibility with the
functional performance of thermoplastic
rubber. Schlegel’s new
engineering and development
capabilities can produce a TPE bulb
to meet almost any application
requirement, according to the company.
With extruded TPE, the flexible
bulb acts as a mechanical seal
with little resistance; conforms to
the shape of the sealing surface better
than rigid materials; and is available
in a range of sizes and colors.
New Patio Door
is Royally Improved
Royalplast, a division of Royal
Window and Door Profiles, has
improved its Performer patio door
just in time for the show. The door is
a vinyl/wood-clad fused frame system
designed with a sleek appearance
and quality craftsmanship
designed for extreme weather conditions,
according to the company.
The Performer patio door is available
with a 5 ½-inch or a 7 ¼-inch
jamb depth and is offered with a
standard 1-inch glass package to provide
energy efficiency and reliability.
A new high-performance sill is
also part of the new design which
achieves a DP-50 rating for enhanced
performance, improved water tightness
and extreme rigidity. The product
is contour grids. The door is also
equipped with a heavy-duty aluminum
extruded screen system.
Renolit Introduces New
Opportunities for PVC and
Fiberglass Window Systems
American Renolit Corp. has
extended its FAST exterior film
range to include new colors, known
as “Euras.” These new color selections
are designed to allow PVC and
fiberglass windows to have the
popular metallic finishes of
anodized metals. Suitable for both
the interior and exterior of the window
profile, company officials say
these products stand up to the elements
exceptionally well in all
North American climates. The films
carry a 10-year exterior warranty in
the United States and Canada.
The Euras range offers a silver
and two metallic anodized finishes.
American Renolit’s FAST range also
now includes a true black color
exterior laminate film as well.
Fenzi Offers Desiccant for
Both Manual and Auto Filling
Fenzi North America has added
Fenzi Molver desiccant to its product
line. Available for both manual and
auto filling stations, Fenzi Molver 3A
Desiccant will provide water adsorption
for insulating glass (IG) production,
according to the company.
In addition, Fenzi North America
currently manufactures and distributes
Thiover Polysulphide, Butylver
PIB along with Alu Pro and Roll Tech
spacer profiles for the IG market.
Available from Superior
Superior Finishes Inc.
offers several finishes
S e q u o i a ®
Series VI fluoropolymer
KYNAR Aquatec™ Emulsion, air
dry, force dry and bake formulations,
which the company says has
a durability of 40 years. In addition,
the company offers its
Sequoia® 444 and 888 Series
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