glazing bar

glazing bar

[′glāz·iŋ ‚bär]
(building construction)

glazing bar

One of the vertical or horizontal bars within a window frame which hold the panes of glass; a muntin.
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Research greenhouse facility in shipbuilding wide, about 2 100 m 2 , with 33 compartments, steel construction from standard profiles, greenhouse glazing bar system for putty-free glazing with double glazing; In addition, the granting of "maintenance services" covered by the procedure.
This test specimen was built in a hip end configuration and two different framing systems were tested, both the 2" and a 2 1/2" glazing bar.
WINDOW frames get a bit grubby over the years because condensation washes dust down the panes and it collects in the gap between the glass and the lower glazing bar.
Scrub benches, fixtures and glazing bars with a disinfectant such as one part bleach to nine parts water to help reduce disease problems.
Most of the windows, on the former school building, which was re-opened as a village hall in 1980, were over 6ft in height and subdivided by glazing bars.
The windows are beautifully proportioned with inset casement sash windows and delicate glazing bars.
Aluminium is easier to look after, but encourages more condensation and requires special clips to fix supports, shading and insulation to the glazing bars.
Modern windows are usually glazed with one large sheet of glass per sash, while windows in the past were glazed with multiple panes separated by glazing bars or "muntins", due to the unavailability of large panes.
concertinas and the glazing bars have a period feel, as in Lina Bo Bardi's glass house in Sao Paulo, which was one source of inspiration.