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Old 26-11-2012, 08:55 PM
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Hiya so i mad emy 3ft by 3ft viv and need to know what glass to use and the thickness required for full sliding doors
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Old 26-11-2012, 08:57 PM
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depends on what size runners you get,laminated or toughened glass is best,but you could use 6mm runners and glass
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Old 26-11-2012, 09:03 PM
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depends on what size runners you get,laminated or toughened glass is best,but you could use 6mm runners and glass
that's why I need to know the glass size first so I can get runners according to that is laminated cheaper that toughened?
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Old 26-11-2012, 09:10 PM
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that's why I need to know the glass size first so I can get runners according to that is laminated cheaper that toughened?
depends where you get it,plus get the runners first then the glass and you will know what size you need
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Old 26-11-2012, 09:12 PM
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depends where you get it,plus get the runners first then the glass and you will know what size you need
I can ask the glass man to compensate for the runners as I will get the runners from him as well
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Old 27-11-2012, 10:08 AM
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If you give the glass supplier the measurement of the opening without the runners they should be able to work out the size of the glass for you i would use 6mm toughened personally because it is quite a big opening hope this is some help
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