Client News 11/4/09

AAMA releases voluntary specification for multi-bar hinges in window applications

AAMA 904-09, a voluntary specification for multi-bar hinges in window applications has been released by the American Architectural Manufacturers Association (AAMA).

The document is titled Voluntary Specification for Multi-Bar Hinges in Window Applications and addresses procedures, materials and performance criteria for determining the durability of multi-bar hinges used for opening and closing casement, projected and parallel opening windows. This document originally published in 2001, has been revised, and now includes a new section on parallel hinge testing. Other revisions to the document are the inclusion of illustrations of test units, as well as additions made to the scope of the document. Other minor editorial changes were made.

To order AAMA 904-09, visit the AAMA Online Publication Store at www.aamanetstore.org.

A full news release is available online at AAMA’s online news room.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: