STC: [SPECIFIER: Enter job spec]
Acoustic performance to be verified by testing for conformance with [NOTE TO SPECIFIER: Select any as applicable)]
ASTM E 90
ASTM E 1425
STC and OITC ratings shall be derived from ASTM E 413 and ASTM E 1332, respectively. (Manufacturer to provide test results on
request). Impact Resistance
with the requirements of [NOTE TO SPECIFIER: Select either of the following as applicable]
ASTM E 1996 (test method: ASTM
(Manufacturer to provide test results on request).
window manufacturer may submit elevation drawings, cross section drawings with basic installation guidelines. Anchorage details are to be determined by others.
laboratory, and standard details conformance with specifications. Samples: one sample of specified
aluminum and other by the architect.
windows for the project conform AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/I.S.2/A440-05 AAMA/WDMA/CSA 101/ I.S.2/A440-08
to or as
Furnish written documentation that the windows for the project conform to energy efficiency requirements as described in Section 1.07B above.
Windows: If installed per manufacturer’s instructions, windows shall be warranted for five years (one year on moving parts) from date of sale against defects in material or workmanship under normal use. Sealed insulated glass (IGU): IGU shall be warranted for ten years against obstruction of vision resulting from failure of the hermetic seal, excluding that caused by breakage or abuse. Units containing muntin bars and/or capillary tubes shall be warranted for three years, and laminated glass for five years. 10-year pass-through warranty against failure of the polymer on aluminum extrusions having a mechanically locked pour and debridged thermal break. Aluminum organic coatings shall be covered by a limited warranty
NOTE TO SPECIFIER: Select the ap- plicable option from the following.
for 15 years against chipping, peeling cracking, blistering, fading or chalking, as required per AAMA specification AAMA 2605
Quality Assurance NOTE TO SPECIFIER: Delete those of fol- lowing paragraphs A through E that do not apply to the project requirements.
Submit for pre-bid qualification approval ten days prior to the bid opening:
One sample window representing the window being bid with color being the only exception.
Valid test reports not more than four years from test date (at time of submittal) from an AAMA-accredited laboratory confirming conformance to Paragraph
Submit bids based only on pre-qualified “equal” as confirmed in a pre-bid written addendum.
cracking, blistering, fading or chalking, as required per AAMA
specification AAMA 2604
peeling, cracking or blistering, as required per AAMA specification AAMA 2603.
Delivery, Storage and Handling
accordance with AAMA CW-10.
Protect the windows from the elements, construction activities and other hazards until project completion.
Install per AAMA IPCB (08).
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