Window Glass Design iOS
Window Glass Design software you have enjoyed over the years is now
available as app for your smart device.
have provided a walkthrough of a 40x60 inch, unsymmetric IG Unit with a
short duration, 100 psf, load.
When you open your new app this is the how the screen will appear.
The default units are SI. We wish to switch to US units. Click
the icon at the bottom, left of the screen.
The default support system and position are 4 Sided and 90° respectively.
We will leave those defaults. We do want a two lite IG unit so we will
select the "2 Lite" icon. Note how the profile view of your design changes
with this selection.
If we touch on the IG Unit's picture we can modify the individual lite
information. Note how the left, outside lite is highlighted in blue.
We can then select the Heat Treatment and Thickness. In this case we
are selecting Heat Strengthened and 1/4 inch thickness. We will keep
this lite monolithic.
Now we click on the right, inside lite. And select Annealed, 1/4 inch,
and PVB. The image now has a vertical line along the profile of the
lite to indicate a laminated unit.
With the lite design complete, select "Save" in the upper, left corner to
return to the main input screen. We can complete the entry of
information with dimensions and a short duration load.
With all of the design information entered we can select "Calculate" and be
directed to the output screen. Note the green band that indicates that
the design will support the 100 psf load we require.
We can now create a PDF of the design. Select the 'upload' icon in the
upper right of the output screen. We are given several options for what to
do with this information. At this time, we wish to create a
report. Click the PDF icon and this will generate the
Clicking the 'upload' icon, now at the lower left, on the the PDF screen gives us the option
to save or send the PDF file.
A sample PDF report may be viewed here.