tinted glass

tinted glass

A glass that has a chemical admixture to absorb a portion of the radiant heat and visible light that strikes it to filter out infrared solar energy, thereby reducing the solar heat gain. See also: Glass

tinted glass

Glass which has been tinted, usually to filter out near-infrared solar energy, thereby reducing the solar heat gain through the glass and reducing the load on the air-conditioning system.
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But in the corridors that followed the suite, there stood, opposite to each window, a heavy tripod, bearing a brazier of fire, that projected its rays through the tinted glass and so glaringly illumined the room.
Some of these pictures are mosaics, and so artistically are their thousand particles of tinted glass or stone put together that the work has all the smoothness and finish of a painting.
He said that the police removed illegal number plates from more than 500 vehicles and tinted glass from 225.
An outspoken woman MP from Kabul, Shukria Barakzai, said they used vehicles with tinted glass due to certain problems.
NNA - A military checkpoint for the Internal Security Forces tasked to catch cars with tinted glass in Corniche Mazr/Beirut, was attacked by two persons on board of a motorcycle only to be counter-attacked by ISF that was able to wound one of the attackers who was transferred to a nearby hospital for treatment, according to our correspondent in the region.
It had, however, exempted the manufacturer produced tinted glass from the ban.
Japan's Eco-car Subsidy Program Compliant Special Edition with Smart Appearance Supplemented by Rear Dark Tinted Glass
Police patrols can determine if a motorist is observing the 30 per cent tinted glass by just looking at the car.
Consumers were asked if they preferred clear or tinted glass on a wide range of products.
The three-door Extreme is the entry point to the Clio range, and is packed with equipment such as 15W RDS radio CD with two speakers and fingertip control, variable assisted power steering, multi-function trip computer, heightadjustable steering wheel, tinted glass with extra-tinted rear side and tailgate windows, front fog lamps, electric front windows.
Speeding violations topped with 6,580 cases reported, followed by no use of safety belts (2,255), use of mobile phones while driving (1,474), tinted glass (1,166) and wrong parking (1,066).
A full-size hinged door provides easy access to the operator's station while tinted glass windows reduce glare and heating from the sun.