jamb depth

jamb depth

The overall depth of a door-frame, measured from one face to the other.
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The 3-1/4" jamb depth hung-sliding (HS) window has achieved architectural window (AW) and heavy-commercial (HC) classifications with AAMA 101-97 ratings of HS-AW40 and HS-HC55, respectively.
The Woodwright[R] double-hung insert window features a 3 1/4" pocket window jamb depth, allowing convenient replacement without disturbing interior window trim in most applications.
The 4-1/4" jamb depth window has achieved, through independent national laboratory testing, architectural window (AW) and heavy-commercial (HC) classifications with AAMA 101-97 ratings of H-AW45 and H-HC60, respectively.
In addition to knowing the frame size, you need to know the jamb depth.