Commercial Framing | Series 406

Commercial Framing | Series 406

Single Glazed Front Glazed 102mm Framing

Single Glazed Front Glazed 102mm Framing
Maximum Panel Height* Various
Maximum Panel Width* Various
Maximum Glass Thickness ≤ 10.38mm
SHGC Range 0.25 - 0.74
Uw Range 4.5 - 6.1
Acoustics Testing Certified AS2047 Testing Certified BAL40 Testing Certified

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

Key Features / Performance Characteristics

  • Series 406 FrontGLAZE™ framing is designed to complement other AWS framing and doors.
  • High water resistance can be achieved successfully tested at 600Pa water resistance.
  • Large variety of transom and mullion alternatives, Series 406 will also accept many of the Series 400 CentreGLAZE™ frame accessories including doors, sub-frames and thresholds.
  • Industry standard glazing pocket with true captive glazing wedge.
  • Three mullion designs allow frames to be constructed with snap together mullion and expansion mullion with central weather leg for improved waterproofing.
  • Two midrail sizes (50mm and 125mm).
  • Large variety of glazing and beading options.
  • Built-in drip groove on transoms to encourage water to leave framing face.
  • Sills and transoms are splayed at 25º to reduce the chance of dust and pollution build-up.

Resources & Downloads


    • Framing

      Front glazed framing with a variety of transom details, including double beads as detailed.
    • Drainage

      Concealed drainage designed to shed water more efficiently.
    • Mullions

      Various mullion details for site windload conditions.
    • Sub-Framing

      Sub-sill, head and jambs available.

    • Transoms

      Specifically designed transoms varying applications and conditions.

    • Hinged Doors

      Can accept all types of commercial hinged doors.
      Hinged Doors

    AWS systems designed to share similar aesthetic and performance qualities to Series 406.


    AWS systems which offer a similiar function to Series 406 but differ in aesthetics and performance.