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Guardian SatinDeco®


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The privacy you need, the light you want

"SatinDeco acid-etched glass delivers a striking blend of light and privacy in one elegant solution. Manufactured using a proprietary acid-etching process, SatinDeco acid-etched offers color neutrality, an exquisitely smooth finish and brighter translucence that disperses light beautifully. Elegance that lasts SatinDeco acid-etched glass stays permanently beautiful with minimal care. The luminous finish of SatinDeco acid-etched glass is extremely robust and durable, helping prevent fingerprints or other marks from grease or dirt. Once installed, SatinDeco acid-etched glass does not require any special care. And as time passes, you can rest assured it will retain its elegance. Choose what to reveal and conceal SatinDeco acid-etched glass offers the ultimate in design flexibility. It creates a distinctive ambiance in a wide range of residential and commercial applications. Product combinations Most interior glass products are available with SatinDeco acid-etched finishes, meaning you can bring the elegant translucence of SatinDeco acid-etched glass to any interior design application."

Product information

  • Clear Float 3 mm. (1/8") - 15 mm. (19/32")
  • Partitions
  • Windows
  • Furniture
  • Privacy
  • Fittings
Manufacturing Options
  • Heat Strengthened
  • Annealed
  • Must be Heat Treated
  • Laminated
  • Bent
  • Tempered
Recommended Coating Positions
  • Surface 1 and or 2
Maximum Size
  • <2438 (96") x 3302 (130")
Edge Deletion
  • No
Glass Type
  • Acid Etched
Glass Functions
  • Privacy
  • Decoration
Fabrication Options
  • Can be used Monolithic
  • Can be in an Insulating Glass Unit
  • Neutral