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SupaGlass SCF

Solar Control Translucent Roofing



Introduction

A revolutionary and innovative Gel-Coated natural lighting product developed and aptly named SupaGlass SCF - Solar Controlled Feature.

Encompassing a unique manufacturing process, similar to that used in the design and manufacture of modern sunglass eyewear, SupaGlass SCF Solar control roof lighting selects and singles out Infra-Red (heat) plus harmful Ultra-Violet rays, thereby preventing heat build-up and UV damage to Stock and Plant


Key benefits

  • Provides maximum natural light whilst preventing unwanted Solar Transmission entering the building
  • Cooler, and more healthy buildings
  • Safer and more comfortable work environments
  • Reduces air-conditioning and ventilation costs
  • Resistant to Solar Deterioration
  • Aesthetically pleasing and offers the Building Designer a unique product
  • Virtually eliminates the transmission of harmful UVA and UVB Ultra Violet Rays
  • Non delaminating surface technology
  • FGW Corporation Twin Skin Systems are available for improved thermal values and to assist in the prevention of condensation

Applications

  • Food manufacturing buildings;
  • Warehouses and retail outlets storing food and fresh produce;
  • Shopping centre's and supermarkets;
  • Bulk paper stores;
  • Temperature-sensitive environments requiring high quality uniform natural light.
  • Sports stadium
  • As a wall cladding feature using concealed lighting providing unique aesthetics

Span Capacity Chart

Spanning Capacity Eco-Lite 10 and SupaGlass Grades

                                   Sheet Weight g/m2                   

   Recommended number of fasteners

2400

3050

3660

4270

4880

                Roof

                Wall

Profile

                                 Purlin Spacings                      

Mid Span

End Span

Mid Span

End Span

Corrugated

1200

1500

1700

4

6

6

6

Trimdek

1500

1700

2000

2300

5

5

5

5

Spandek

1600

2000

2300

2600

2800

5

5

5

5

Longspan

1600

2000

2300

2600

2800

5

5

5

5

Kliplok 406

1400

1700

2000

2300

2600

3

3

3

3

Kliplok 700

1400

1700

2000

2300

2600

4

4

4

4

Speedek

1400

1700

2000

2300

2600

3

3

3

3

The above spans are recommended for wind loads up to 1 Kpa

Physical Properties Chart

Specific Gravity 1.45
Tensile strength 90 Mpa
Surface Hardness minimum 40 Barcol
Impact strength minimum 1.96 Mpa
Shear strength 90 Mpa
Modulus of Elasticity 5,500 Mpa
Thermal Expansion 2.0 x 105 cm/°C
Water Absorption 0.2% in 24 hrs at 26°C
Flexible strength 145 Mpa
Service temperatures -20 to 95°C
Available colours Opal, other colours available upon request (Min order qty)



Expansion Data Chart

Material Expansion Comparisons 0 - 40°C temperature variation
Fibreglass Polycarbonate Steel Aluminium
Thermal
expansion
7.2mm 16.2mm 2.9mm 5.8mm
Thermal
coefficient
3x10-5cm/cm/°C 6.75x10-5cm/cm/°C 1.2x10-5cm/cm/°C 2.4x10-5cm/cm/°C





Weights Chart

Series Weight Kg/M2
2400 2.4
3050 3.05
3660 3.66
4270 4.27
4880 4.88


Heat reflective surface


The heat absorbing and reflecting properties of SupaGlass SCF 5 and SCF 10 is a direct result of the unique solar control compounds which are in turn added to the Gel-Coat Matrix. The product is specifically designed to reflect the heat away from the building whilst permitting the transmission of quality natural light. In colder climates, heat contained within the building will be retained for longer periods.


Operating Temperature

The operating temperature range of  SupaGlass SCF is - 20° C to +95° C.


Warranty

SupaGlass SCF 5 and SupaGlass SCF 10 products are supported by a comprehensive 25 year warranty. Contact FGW Corporation Pty Ltd for full warranty details


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