ECN publication
Ontwikkeling van hoogwaardige aansluitingen van glas, kozijn en omliggende constructie
Published by: Publication date:
ECN Solar Energy 1-8-2000
ECN report number: Document type:
ECN-C--00-075 ECN publication
Number of pages: Full text:
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Since wall insulation of buildings and quality of glazing improve moreand more, the window frame becomes the weak point in the facade from a thermal perspective. This report goes into a new 'frameless' window construction. It shows, that the best solution for positioning the glass is in the middle of the insulation. Technical principles are shown and tested. The thermal improvement of the total wall construction is considerable as is shown in the report. 59 refs.

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