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Glazing beads suitable for application to new windows or the refurbishment of windows on interior applications, or externally where weathering and durability are required.

Qwood reflects the natural appearance and feel of wood whilst having the beneficial properties of a composite, including being continually straight and having long-term performance. It is an alternative solution to using straight lengths of timber, with minimal waste. Widely used within the timber and door industry to replace traditional beading.

Supplied with a natural smooth surface finish which can be painted.

Features and benefits:

  • Will not rot or distort.
  • Flame retardant.
  • Minimal growth/ shrinkage when exposed to the elements.
  • Has no knots, shakes or slits.
  • Enhanced finish.
  • Enhances the long-term performance of timber windows.
  • FSC and PEFC Chain of Custody certified.

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Standard product features

Profile:

Wood plastic composite (WPC) bead.

Technical characteristics:

  • Water absorption test (increase in thickness): 0.6% (Pine wood: 1.6%).
  • Water absorption test (increase in mass): 15.3% (Pine wood: 68.3%).
  • Thermal resistance (R-value): 0.491 m²K/W.
  • Thermal conductivity (K-value): 0.099 W/m·K (Pine wood: 0.120 W/m·K).
  • Heat reversion test: No greater than 3%.

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Product specification

An important note about specifying

Manufacturer

Name:

Dacatie Building Solutions, product brand of Quantum Profile Systems Ltd

Tel:

+44 (0)161 627 4222

Product reference

Qwood - Casement Window beads and Profiles for Timber Windows

Type

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12 mm glazing bar.
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8 mm glazing bar.
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4 mm glazing bar.
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12.5 mm glazing bar.
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6 mm astragal bar.
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18 mm astragal bar.
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22 mm astragal bar.
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12 mm astragal bar.
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Head drip bead.
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Glazing bead and glazing bead clip.
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Drip bead and drip bead clip.
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Drip bead and drip bead clip.
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Drip bead and drip bead clip.

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Manufacturer details

Quantum Profile Systems Ltd,
Salmon Fields,
Royton,
Oldham,
Lancashire, OL2 6JG
Tel +44 (0)161 627 4222
Fax +44 (0)161 627 4333
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