Switchable Double Glazing
Insulated glazing incorporating switchable smart glass technology
Energy efficient double glazed units with integral switchable film layer Ideal for both external and internal windows for commercial building and homes
The latest generation of switchable double glazed smart glass windows combines the benefits of improved thermal performance with the immediate control over privacy/security.
This durable solid state technology replaces the need for old fashioned blinds or curtains offering greater control and comfort within any room. The (PDLC) switchable layer is coated down on the inner surface of one panel of glass, then this is combined with a second panel of glass to form a sealed unit.
Our switchable double glazed windows utilise a warm edge spacer bar with an argon filled air gap in between to offer greater insulation and performance. Depending upon the customer requirements we offer a variety of glass options e.g. low iron, low E coatings to provide the most efficient smart glass windows on the market today.
A simple ON - OFF mode switches the glass from being clear (transparent) to frosted (opaque). Three standard panel thicknesses are available 18mm, 24mm and 28mm (custom sizes upon request).
This product is simple to install just like any standard double glazed sealed unit. Enjoy the benefits of insulated glass making your room warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer.
This energy saving product is completely solid state requiring no maintenance or special cleaning requirements - you can treat them just like normal glass windows. Imagine living in a world which offers you complete control over your comfort/privacy/security all at the flick of a switch, without the fuss and clutter of blinds or curtains.
We also offer a triple glazed option, which combines all the benefits of triple glazing with switchable technology. Our switchable triple glazing boasts impressive efficiency, offering superior solar heat gain, thermal insulation, sound protection and even enhanced security.
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Switchable smart glass
Power - 110VAC
Frequency - 50/60Hz
Current - 0.1 amperes per m2
Power - 12 watts per m2
Switching - less than 1 second
Operation - (on) transparent (off) opaque
Thickness - various
Light transmittance - On (75%) Off (67%)
Haze Coefficient - On (7%) Off (87%)
Tested over 3 million switches
High temperatures - >70 degrees C (over 14 days)
High temperature / humidity - >50 degrees C / 95% RH (over 14 days)
Cold temperatures - minus 20 degrees C (over 14 days)
Double Glazed Switchable Glass Features
Switches from clear to frosted
Standard thickness - 18, 24 & 28mm
Panel size up to 3 metres (118")
Standard panel widths: 1000mm (39") / 1200mm (47.3) / 1500mm (59")
Reduced heat loss (insulated)
Privacy / security glass
Vision panels / doors
Conservatories / sun rooms
Sky lights / glass roofs
Bathrooms / kitchens
External glazing / windows
Replace blinds / curtains
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What our clients say
"The client is very happy, the glass looks great and was straightforward to integrate into the Automation System."
James Moffatt - Synergy Lifestyle (UK)
"Switchable Glass was the perfect product as it allowed us to instantly change the look of the space with the flick of a switch!"
Laura Turnbull - Opera North (UK)
"I think every corporation today should use this technology to provide the ideal environment of privacy for office interiors. It's a stand out product which is cost effective and environmentally friendly."
Nawaf Al Shamari - Rare (Kuwait)
"Intelligent Glass provided TV2 Denmark with a unique opportunity to make the new studio more transparent, light and interactive."
Kristian Dreier - TV2 (Denmark)