The Alukap-SS Low Profile Self Supporting Glazing Bar is an excellent aluminium Glazing bar for unsupported glazing spans up to 3m, depending on glazing material and glazing bar centres.
Designed to suit glass, Axiome Polycarbonate Roofing Sheets or Axgard Solid Glazing Sheets any thickness, these heavy duty self supporting glazing bars are ideal for a wide range of roofs. If you're looking for a self supporting glazing bars for 6mm glass then Alukap-SS is the glazing bar you need for your project. As well as glass roofs, Alukap-SS Bars are a good option of self supporting glazing bars for polycarbonate sheeting including 10mm, 16mm, 25mm and 35mm thicknesses.
The all-aluminium Alukap-SS system provides robust and long lasting finish to any residential, public, or commercial canopy or roofing structure, with an expected life span of 20 plus years. Manufactured in white or dark brown colours as standard the Alukap-SS bars can be also manufactured to any bespoke colour - simply pick a RAL colour which suits your project!
These DIY self supporting glazing bars are easy to install at home, commercially, with a simple screw down design and snap fix caps. Unlike rafter supported glazing bars, these self support glazing bars do not need any timber rafters or steel rafters below them to support them which makes installation faster!
How many Bar End Caps come with each Alukap-SS Glazing Bar?
Alukap-SS Aluminium Self Support Glazing Bars come complete with one aluminium bar endcap per bar. Additional Alukap Bar End Caps can be purchased if your roof is open sided, freestanding or a pent roof.
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- Estimated Lifespan: 20+ Years
- Material: Aluminium
- Compatible Glazing Options: Glass, Polycarbonate or any glazing in any thickness
Estimated load span advice is available upon request, although users are advised to obtain their own independent advice to verify the span calculations are correct for their site-specific application.
Click our Alukap®-SS Glazing Bar Installation Guide above, on the left, to view our latest fitting instructions for installing your Alukap-SS Aluminium Self Supporting Glazing Bars.
On the right, you can also view our Alukap®-S Glazing Bar Technical Guide for all the technical details you may need about this product!
Unlike other Self Supporting Glazing Bars, Alukap-SS Glazing Bars can be installed with any thickness of glass or glazing, including our Axgard Solid Glazing Sheets and Axiome Polycarbonate Sheets, making them perfect for a wide range of commercial and home projects.
With a low profile glazing bar option that is great for spans up to approximately 3 metres* and and a high span glazing bar option that can span up to a market leading 6 metres* the Alukap-SS Glazing Bars are in a class of their own!
Delivery arrived in excellent condition and in the time stated, unfortunately I cannot review the completed roof as the gentleman who is doing the job is I'll at the moment.
The proof of excellent service is not when things go right, but when they go wrong. Part of my delivery got left on the vehicle. The online ticket system works very well with excellent communication and all got sorted painlessly. Full marks to Clear Amber
Good quality, solid and nicely finished.