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Euroanchors - Residential Environments - Max height up to 1300mm from centre of the top fixing
Description

A Euroanchor balustrade is a very popular cantilevered frameless glass barrier system.

Key Features

 - With the glass being face fixed, spaced 25mm off the building or deck and incorporating EPDM sealing washers a Euroglass Euroanchor system complies with building code clause E2.

 

 - Available in many shape and sizes, round, square and rectangular

Scope of Use

Euroanchors are designed to be used as;

 - Balustrades for External Decks and Stairwells

 - Balustrades for Internal Decks, Stairwell, Landings and Mezzanine Floors

Euroanchors can be attached to the following substrates;

 - Concrete

 - Timber

 - Steel

 - Weather boards

 

Euroanchors comply with the New Zealand building code and glazing standards used in conjunction with the following Viridian Glass types and Euroglass systems;

SAFE: Viridian's toughened safety glass and Euroglass interlinking rail system. Euroglass offers three interlinking rail systems;

 1) Squareline

 2) Roundline

 3) Archline

SAFEST: Viridian's toughened SENTRYGLAS® laminated safety glass.  SENTRYGLAS® incorporated with a Euroglass System offers a pure clean and clear traditional frameless barrier.

 

 

Euroanchors are made from 316 marine grade stainless steel. Aluminium anchors are also available upon request.

Statement of Building Code Compliance

Please refer to our technical data sheet for wind zone limits.

 

This proprietary balustrade system complies with New Zealand Building Code Clauses;

 B1 - Structure and B1/VM1

 B2 - Durability

 F2 - Hazardous Building Materials

 F4 - Safety from Falling

 D1 - Access routes (complies with the use of a handrail in accordance with NZBC D1/AS1)

 E2 - External Moisture (must be designed and installed in accordance with our technical data sheets

 

Based on barrier loads taken from AS/NZS1170.0 Euroanchors can be used for Residential Occupancy Types;

A - Domestic and residential activities

All areas within or serving exclusively one dwelling including stairs, landings etc. but excluding external balconies and edges of roofs (see C3)

A Other - Domestic and residential activities

Other residential (see also C)

C3 - Areas without obstacles for moving people and not susceptible to overcrowding.

Stairs, landings, external balconies, edges of roofs

Taken from table 3.3AS/NZS1170.1

 

Maximum glass height from the centre of the top anchor is determined by the site's specific wind zone.

Viridian's safety glass options according to 22.4.3 and Table 14 of NZS4223.3:2016 are;

 - 15mm toughened safety glass with interlinking rail

 

  - 17.52mm toughened SENTRYGLAS® laminated safety glass  (SENTRYGLAS® is a stiff interlayer that complies with 22.4.3 (c) of NZS4223.3:2016) with Euroglass gap clamps.

Literature
Drawings
Installation Details
Product Assurance
Cleaning and Maintenance of Stainless Steel
Glass Aftercare
Taking Care of Powder Coated Surfaces
Other Literature
Euroglass - Brackets and Gap Clamps
Euroglass - Handrail Range 2017
Euroglass - Request for balustrade PS1 v4
Occupancy Table AS-NZS 1170
Selection of Side Mounted Interlinking Rails to NZS 4223.3-2016 version 7
Selection of Top-Capped Interlinking Rails to NZS 4223.3-2016 version 3
CAD/PDF Details
Euroanchor for specifier

Euroglass are a division of Viridian Glass dedicated to the design and installation of custom glass systems.

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