Key facts

Product:
air-lux 173 aluminium
Family:
air-lux 173 aluminium
Manufacturer:
air-lux
Architonic ID:
1215416
Country:
Switzerland
Launched:
2011
Groups:
Windows-Window systems

Product description

Room-high, floor-to-ceiling sliding and fixed glass elements in premium quality.
air-lux, the innovative, large surface area glass façade system made from aluminum for the highest standards, with a technically unique pneumatic sealing concept.

Product family

Concept

Further improvements to the structural properties of the successful air-lux aluminium sliding window façade contribute to energy savings and improved comfort. Swiss Minergie requirements are fulfilled as standard with the air-lux 173. The robust, high-quality design with narrow profile guarantees top test values in sizes of up to 18 m2 (max. dimensions B x H 5.9 × 3 m or 4.2 x 3 m). The patented sliding window system is maintenance-free, very easy to operate manually and fitted with a unique, air-assisted sealing concept.


Data Sheet
air-lux window-facade glazing system
Test Results for Product Standard 14351-1

Heat Insulation
ClassificationunderStandard EN 10077-1 0.92 W/m2 K, Ug 0.6 W/m2 K
Uw Parameter / per property 0.83W/m2K,Ug 0.5W/m2K

Air Permeability
Classification under Standard EN 12207: 1999 – 11
Class 4

Driving Rain Impermeability
Classification under Standard EN 12208: 1999 – 11
Class E1500

Wind Loading
Classification under Standard EN 12210: 1999 – 11 / AC : 2002 – 80
Class C4 / B4 1600 Pa, 2400 Pa max.

Noise Insulation
Property-dependent up to 43 dB,
also dependent on size of window element / selection of glass quality

Burglar-proofing
Resistance Classes WK2 / RC2 WK3 / RC3
Sliding window height up to 3 m

Required Operating Forces
Classification under Standard EN 13115: 2001 – 07
Class 1

Facts & Figures
Patented sliding window system, maintenancefree, air-assisted sealing
Casement element size up to 18 m2, e.g. 5.9 m x 3 m
Fitting flush to floors and ceilings
Variable types of opening, manual or motorised
Whole glass cornerings, fixed or openable, all glass jointing
Glazing up to 60 mm thickness
Gap opening, wheelchair negotiable
Fly screens, shade features, black-out
10-year warranty (guarantee) on profiles, fittings and air-lux seals
Security packages up to RC3 / WK3