The horizontal elements span the length of a window. They are often used in windows to create a sense of depth and they can be used as a design element to add definition to a room. Spandrel panels are a type of window that can be found in places like the walls of an elevator or escalator. They are also known as cantilever panels or cantilever beams, and they’re used to help support the weight of the structure above.
Spandrel glass panel which includes an exterior skin of 1/4″ tempered spandrel glass laminated directly to an insulating core, interior substrate, and finished interior skin. This unique solution provides a low-cost, single-source glazing option for all curtain walls, spandrel, and window applications. The interior of the MapeSpan panel can be factory finished complementing any design requirement, including Kynar, Anodized, and Baked Enamel. The unitized nature of MapeSpan also reduces field labor and is assembled in a factory-controlled environment.