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Glazing Methods


For more information download the Glazing Methods document in PDF format.

In general there are four glazing methods used in fixing glass to an aluminium framing system. The exact glazing pocket geometry and recommended glazing system for each Lidco system is available online at the Lidco web site.

Note: the glazing methods described are for vertical glazing only.

The four main methods for fixing glass are:

  • Pocket Glazing
  • Rebate and Snap-on Bead
  • Front Glazed Plant-on External Cap
  • Wrap-around Channel Gasket
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