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Trituff Copolyester Passes 267 lb/
36" ASTM Drop Test

A new, pending ASTM skylight fall protection drop test requires dropping a 267 lb sand filled canvas bag with a 5.5" bull nose from a height of 36" on the skylight glazing. As evidenced by this video Trituff Coployester passes the test. The total impact force and pressure developed in this test is 2,278.6 foot pounds and 95.9 lb per square inch.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate Takes a Tromping

Rick Beets, Bristolite President, demonstrates the resilience of Tufflite for customers. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate Takes a Beating

Rick Beets, Bristolite President, demonstrates the impact resistance of Tufflite for customers. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA# 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Energy Star Fiberlite CC1 Fire Resistance

Energy Star Fiberlite, Trituff Copolyester and Tufflite Polycarbonate are all CC1 Fire Rated.

Custom Glass Skylight Positive Load Cycling after Large Missile Impact Test

Positive load cycling from 10.30 psf to 51.38 psf after large missile impact test. This model 1000 custom glass skylight series is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 07-0524.05.

Custom Glass Skylight Positive and Negative Load Cycling

Positive load cycling from 10.30 psf to 51.38 psf and negative load cycling from 20.6 psf to 34.3 psf. This model 1000 custom glass skylight series is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 07-0524.05.

Custom Glass Skylight Negative Load Cycling

Negative load cycling from 20.6 psf to 34.3 psf after multiple large missile impact tests. This model 1000 custom glass skylight series is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 07-0524.05.

Custom Glass Skylight Large Missile Impact Test

Large missile impact test requires firing a 9 lb missile at a velocity of 49 fps to 50 fps at a distance of 17 ft from the skylight. This model 1000 custom glass skylight series is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 07-0524.05.

Custom Glass Skylight Large Missile Impact Test

Large missile impact test requires firing a 9 lb missile at a velocity of 49 fps to 50 fps at a distance of 17 ft from the skylight. This model 1000 custom glass skylight series is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 07-0524.05.

20 Year Old Energy Star Fiberlite
Supports 5,000 lb

20 year old Energy Star Fiberlite supports 5,000 lb in a concentrated (1 sq ft) load test by an independent 3rd party testing laboratory.

Trituff Copolyester Triarch Skylight 400lbs Load Test

Trituff Copolyester supports 400lbs in a concentrated (1 sq ft) load test by an independent 3rd party testing laboratory.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate Negative Load Cycling

Negative 19.5 psf to 32.5 psf load cycling. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate Positive Load Cycling

Positive 11.0 psf to 55.0 psf load cycling. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate Negative Load Cycling

Negative 19.5 psf to 32.5 psf load cycling. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security
Positive and Negative Load Cycling

Positive 11.0 psf to 55.0 psf and negative 19.5 psf to 32.5 psf load cycling. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate Negative Load Cycling

Negative 19.5 psf to 32.5 psf load cycling. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate
Positive and Negative Load Cycling

Positive 11.0 psf to 55.0 psf and negative 19.5 psf to 32.5 psf load cycling. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Gladiator Safety Screen
Supports 600 lb Static Load

Gladiator Safety Screen installed on a wood curb supports two 300 lb loads in opposing corners.

Gladiator Safety Screen
Supports 867 lb Static Load

Gladiator Safety Screen installed on a wood curb supports two 300 lb loads in opposing corners and a 267 lb load in the center for a total static load of 867 lb

Gladiator Safety Screen
Passes 267 lb / 36" ASTM Drop Test

A new, pending ASTM skylight fall protection drop test requires dropping a 267 lb sand filled canvas bag with a 5.5" bull nose from a height of 36" on the skylight glazing. As evidenced by this video our Gladiator Safety Screen passes the test. The total impact force and pressure developed in this test is 2,278.6 foot pounds and 95.9 lb per square inch.

Gladiator Safety Screen
Passes 267 lb / 36" ASTM Drop Test

A new, pending ASTM skylight fall protection drop test requires dropping a 267 lb sand filled canvas bag with a 5.5" bull nose from a height of 36" on the skylight glazing. As evidenced by this video our Gladiator Safety Screen passes the test. The total impact force and pressure developed in this test is 2,278.6 foot pounds and 95.9 lb per square inch.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate Large Missile Impact Test

Large missile impact test requires firing a 9 lb missile at a velocity of 49 fps to 50 fps at a distance of 17 ft from the skylight. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 267 lb/ 36"
ASTM Drop Test

A new, pending ASTM skylight fall protection drop test requires dropping a 267 lb sand filled canvas bag with a 5.5" bull nose from a height of 36" on the skylight glazing. As evidenced by this video Tufflite Polycarbonate passes the test. The total impact force and pressure developed in this test is 2,278.6 foot pounds and 95.9 lb per square inch.

Tufflite Heavy Weather / High Security Polycarbonate Large Missile Impact Test

Large missile impact test requires firing a 9 lb missile at a velocity of 49 fps to 50 fps at a distance of 17 ft from the skylight. This Tufflite model HWHS (Heavy Weather High Security) skylight is Miami Dade County Hurricane Zone Approved NOA # 10-0216.02 and Florida Building Code Approved # FL14006.

Tufflite Heavy Weather/High Security Polycarbonate Achieves ASTM & GSA Highest Blast Resistance Ratings

ASTM F 1642-04 – Hazard Rating – “No Break”
GSA TS01-2003 Performance Condition - #1 No Hazard.

Energy Star Passes 400 lbs Load Test Side

Energy Star Passes 272 lbs Impact Test

Energy Star Passes 200 lbs Load Test Corner

Energy Star Passes 200 lbs Load Test Side

Energy Star Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Energy Star Passes 400 lbs Load Test Corner

Energy Star Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Energy Star Passes 200 lbs Load Test Center

Gladiator Safety Cage Passes 200 lbs Load Test Side

Gladiator Safety Screen Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Gladiator Safety Cage Passes 272 lbs Impact Test

Gladiator Safety Cage Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Gladiator Safety Cage Passes 400 lbs Load Test Corner

Gladiator Safety Cage Passes 400 lbs Load Test Side

Gladiator Safety Screen Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Gladiator Security Grill Passes 272 lbs Impact Test

Gladiator Security Grill Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Gladiator Safety Screen Passes 400 lbs Load Test Corner

Gladiator Safety Screen Passes 400 lbs Load Test Side

Gladiator Security Grill Passes 400 lbs Load Test Long Side

Gladiator Security Grill Passes 400 lbs Load Test Corner

Gladiator Safety Cage Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Gladiator Safety Cage Passes 200 lbs Load Test Center

Gladiator Safety Cage Passes 200 lbs Load Test Corner

Gladiator Security Grill Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Quasar Prismatic LW6072 Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Quasar Prismatic LW6072 Passes 400 lbs, Load Test Corner

Quasar Prismatic LW6072 Passes 400 lbs Load Test Side

Quasar Prismatic Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Quasar Prismatic Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Quasar Prismatic Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs. Load Test (Corner).MTS

Quasar Prismatic Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs Load Test Long Side

Quasar Prismatic Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Center

Quasar Prismatic Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Long Side

Quasar Prismatic Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Corner

Quasar Prismatic Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Bristol Acrylic Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Bristol Acrylic Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Bristol Acrylic Passes 400 lbs Load Test Corner

Trituff Copolyester Passes 272 lbs Impact Test No 2

Trituff Copolyester Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Trituff Copolyester Passes 272 lbs Impact Test No 1

Trituff Copolyester Passes 200 lbs Load Test Corner

Trituff Copolyester Passes 200 lbs Load Test Center

Trituff Copolyester Passes 200 lbs Load Test Long Side

Trituff Copolyester Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Trituff Copolyester Passes 400 lbs Load Test Long Side

Trituff Copolyester Passes 400 lbs Load Test Corner

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Corner

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs Load Test Side

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs Load Test Corner

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Side

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Center

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 272 lbs Impact Test

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 272 lbs Impact Test After Testing

Tufflite Multiwall Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Impact Test

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 272 lbs Impact Test

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Corner

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Long Side

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Load Test Center

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs Load Test Corner

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs Load Test Center

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 400 lbs Load Test Long Side

Tufflite Polycarbonate Passes 200 lbs Impact Test