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Pittsburgh Corning

Model # 130909

Internet # 100318663

Thinline Perimeter Channels for Thinline Glass Blocks (4-Pack)

$39.09 /carton
  • Easy to work with and fit snugly on the glass block
  • The channel lined up my glass blocks perfectly
  • Great alternative to attach block to opening

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Product Overview

Made from rigid PVC material, these Pittsburgh Corning Thinline Perimeter Channels for Thinline Glass Blocks (4-Pack) add stability to your Thinline glass block installation by securing the block panel to the surrounding structural support.

  • Used to anchor 3 in. nominal Thinline glass blocks to the surrounding structural perimeter
  • Durable, rigid PVC construction
  • Will not show in finished project
  • Easy to install
  • Made in USA
  • Includes 4 perimeter channels

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Specifications

Dimensions

Product Depth (in.) 
48 
Product Thickness (in.) 
.75 in 
Product Width (in.) 
3.375 

Details

Product Weight (lb.) 
.5 lb 
Returnable 
90-Day 

Warranty / Certifications

Manufacturer Warranty 
Pittsburgh Corning promises to replace any glass block accessory that is found to be defective within five years from date of purchase. 

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I'm doing a glass block window in a shower, do I use the thinline channel in the window?

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April 29, 2014
Is their a video on how to install a glass block window in a wooden frame? Concrete...no problem!! Thank you for your time...
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June 24, 2014
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Thin Line is 3 inches wide and lighter.
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May 5, 2014
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If you are using the ThinLine Track Spacer System to install your window, you will use the Perimeter Channel ThinLine Series to anchor your window. Installation instructions are included with the ThinLine Track Spacers that are used with that installation.
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Do you install the thinline track spacer between the glass blocks as well as next to the wood frames?

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September 22, 2015
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September 24, 2015
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The Thinline Track Spacers go only between the glass blocks. The anchoring for the Thinline Track Spacer System is a perimeter channel #130919. There are four 48" channels per carton.
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I want to install a 40inch by 40inch glass block window. I need to know what the rough opening deminsions should be?

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June 15, 2015
I will be using your thinline 8X8X3 glass blocks and your track and molding products.
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June 16, 2015
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The rough opening for a 40" x 40" glass block panel installed with the ThinLine Track Spacer System is 39-5/8" x 39-3/4"
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Since the lip looks quite low, how do I get the last block in if it is meant to be snug?

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June 27, 2014
I know with glass channels, the U is deep so you can slide glass up into it, and drop it down into the lower channel so there is working room. With glass blocks, you don't have the working room, and since using for a basement exterior window, a gap would not be insulated.
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June 27, 2014
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When using channel, the sides and bottom channels are installed into the opening. The top channel is cut in half lenghtwise and the exterior side of the channel is installed. This allows you to install the top row of blocks. Once the blocks are installed, a bead of the glass block sealant is applied along the top and along the inside of the channel and installed.
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Customer Reviews

Rated 3.8 out of 5 by 11 reviewers.
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Installation is a breeze with these This made the whole project of creating a glass block wall in our shower a breeze. Make sure you cut the top piece in half so you can get the last row in. February 17, 2015
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by The product made my job so easy The tracking lined up my glass blocks perfectly. I used them to make an eight foot wall for my walk in shower. They also made it strong and sturdy. I had it up in no time. I'm a 60 year old woman that has never put up a glass block wall before. And this product made it very easy! June 4, 2013
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Thinline Channel As with many other reviews these channels do not fit "Thinline" blocks. I was using them in a wood frame and found that by splitting them in half with a razor knife and allowing about a 1/16 inch gap between the two halves they worked just fine. Had to add a few fastener holes. Be sure to caulk the blocks into the channel. The real point is that I shouldn't have to mess with them at all. May 23, 2014
Rated 5.0 out of 5.0 by Easy to order and if delivered to the store the shipping is free. Needed the item. It would be nice if The Home depot stocked thin line glass blocks and the thin line accessories. June 24, 2014
Rated 1.0 out of 5.0 by Doesn't fit, might prevent proper install Test with your block first. It says "Thinline", and even when buying the P&C "Thinline" block, it pops out because the block is wider than the channel inside width. I couldn't use it at all. I was so disappointed because I had already cut it to length when I found out the block would not stay in it and instead popped out! December 17, 2013
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Easy to work with , great DYI project Good product, pre-drilled holes, easy instructions, January 26, 2014
Rated 3.0 out of 5.0 by Good intensions Before I used these I checked with the glass blocks I previously had ordered. The blocks may have been generic as they were a tad too tight to fit the channels. I returned the channels and installed the blocks without them. Be careful when ordering blocks and mounting hardware. December 9, 2012
Rated 4.0 out of 5.0 by Results in easy and weather proof installation in wood frame situation Results in easy and weather proof installation in wood frame situation. May 3, 2013
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