Reprinted from the Architect,December 1974.
The patent glazing creates a structure that does not require four-edged support beams, and is well drained. Instead of the four-edged support beams, the structure relies on two patent glaze. These are attaches to the structure. The purpose of the patent glaze . Design patents can be extremely powerful tools that an architect can use to keep imitators away from a valuable design. Design patents can protect the ornamental features of entire buildings. For example, the Manhattan Apple Store is protected by design patent D, The Standard Patent Glazing Co replaced over 2,m² of new roof patent glazing during major refurbishment of this Leicester railway station. The company's Traditional patent glazing system was used in conjunction with 6mm. Founded in , The Standard Patent Glazing Company Ltd specialist in the design, manufacture and installation of patent glazing systems for contracts throughout the UK. The company has five different systems suitable for projects ranging from very modern developments to grade 1 listed buildings. Patent glazing is the most widely used product.
Heritage Patent Glazing System for listed buildings Our Heritage Lead Covered Steel Patent Glazing bars are a unique product and encapsulate the very essence of the Patent Glazing tradition. The glazing bar design originates from Victorian enterprise and ingenuity and has been produced unaltered by Standard Patent Glazing for over years. Page. Building Product Research, Without the Hassle. Find, compare and price building products without wasting time on visiting, registering, & navigating multiple manufacturer websites, downloading countless technical documents for comparison, or waiting days for quotes. Sloping patent glazing systems. A sloping patent glazing system typically comprises of items such as glazing bars, glazing and fasteners. The project consisted of six patent glazing rooflights, which needed to sit as flush to the roof slates as possible and to blend in to the colour of the slates. Our role was to survey the existing timber roof openings and source the best patent glazing system for the .
Patent Glazing. The Barn system. The Barn system of Patent Glazing and Rooflights is a self draining system of dry glazing for pitched and vertical applications. Based on the traditional bar style having the stalk or structural element to the outside of the construction. The components of this design are not necessarily original and the patent, which can be viewed here, only gives a cursory view of the design, alluding . patent-glazing. Metal glazing-bars supporting glass without putty, employed in roofs and walls. Its dry construction enables speed of erection. Source for information on patent-glazing: A Dictionary of Architecture and Landscape Architecture dictionary. For glazing slopes lower than 15 degrees consult Howells Patent Glazing Ltd for advice. Services A comprehensive advisory service is available to assist with initial design and cost targets. Detail drawings will be prepared in accordance with the agreed design requirements and submitted for approval prior to commencement of on: Triton Works, Halesowen, B64 7AN.