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air-lux 173 connect wood
air-lux 173 connect wood
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Product description

air-lux connect Wood, this exciting fusion of materials is both structurally and aesthetically a unique product innovation in large-area, premium, sliding window façade construction. With 16 exclusive, high-quality processed wood types that are not normally used in this size of solid wood windows, connect stands for a unique and stylish living ambience.


Aluminium and wood – with connect, air-lux combines two high-quality, natural raw materials. Elegant wood in the indoor area provides new, individual design options and creates a warm ambience; durable aluminium in the outdoor area is maintenance-free and retains its value. Structurally and aesthetically, this exciting fusion of materials is a unique product innovation in large-surface, premium sliding window façade construction. Connect wood offers the same technical and structural benefits as air-lux alu. With 16 exclusive, beautifully finished wood qualities that are not used in conventional solid wood windows, connect stands for durability and a unique and stylish living ambience. Connect also guarantees additional individuality with an elegant range of options with selectable appearance and feel.

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

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