Commercial Framing | Series 424

Commercial Framing | Series 424

Double Glazed Centre Glazed 102mm Framing

Double Glazed Centre Glazed 102mm Framing
Maximum Panel Height* Various
Maximum Panel Width* Various
Maximum Glass Thickness ≤ 28mm
SHGC Range 0.17 - 0.63
Uw Range 2.6 - 3.6
Acoustics Testing Certified AS2047 Testing Certified BAL40 Testing Certified Cyclone Certified

* Subject to individual site conditions and wind loads. Contact AWS Technical Support for more information, e-mail

Key Features / Performance Characteristics

  • Series 424 CentreGLAZE™ shopfront framing measures 102mm x 50mm and has been designed specifically to accept 24mm Insulating Glass Units (IGUs).
  • The 28mm deep glazing pocket is designed to accept thick heavy IGUs and allows glass to be installed easily with room to spare (catering for glass manufacturing tolerance).
  • This deep glazing pocket provides a 12mm bite as required by the IGU manufacturers and ensures compliance with glass warranties.
  • Reinforced tall glazing bead at sill tolerate high wind loads.
  • True captive glazing wedge allows reglazing from inside - ideal in elevated applications.
  • The captive wedge also offers increased security.
  • Glazing wedges are recessed into the framing for a clean aesthetic.
  • Wide range of sub-sills to cover most installations, including sub-sills with integrated nailing fin ideal for residential installations.
  • Sub-head and two piece sub-jambs.
  • Numerous door thresholds including weather resisting thresholds for external and internal swing doors.
  • Designed for use with Series 50, 51 and 52 commercial doors.
  • Compatible with Commercial and Architectural Series systems.
  • Accepts awning and Casement sashes.

Resources & Downloads


    • Framing

      All 424 framing is designed to accept IGUs up to 25mm.
    • Strength

      Heavy door panel hinges can be reinforced with backing plates.
    • Sub-Framing

      Sub-sill, head and jambs available.

    • Glazing

      We can also double glaze doors and COC highlights.
    • Mullions

      Various mullion details for site windload conditions.
    • Adapters

      Reinforced glazing bead standard on Series 424. Spandrel adapter also available, as detailed.


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