Products

Glass Handrails

AGS & Handrails Corporation’s ½” & ¾” tempered Glass Handrails have been our principal product for over 30 years. Top Glass cap rails are fabricated from 10 foot lengths of roll formed stainless steel sheet, 10 foot lengths of brake metal stainless steel cap rail channels, 20 foot lengths of round and square aluminum extrusions, and various molded wood shapes. Mounting options include an aluminum base shoe system or a post glass infill system with custom stainless steel glass clips. Required steel embedments, steel stair stringers, or other steel supports are excluded and supplied by others. We have the Product Data for Credit MR 4.1 or MR 4.2 for LEED submittals. Optional Add for structural engineered handrail calculations can be provided. Email us today for both specification Section 05720 and our Glass Rail Mounting Details.

Eco Handrails

AGS & Handrails’ Eco Glass Handrail is our most popular and Economical Glass Handrail system. The Eco Glass Handrail system was engineered in 2001 to offer the public an optimum view of a building’s interior surroundings. The stainless steel materials are Eco-friendly and the installation of the glass panels is 40% more cost efficient. The Eco Glass Handrail system will exceed a 200 Lb. load with either a continuous metal cap rail channel or a 1 1/2″ O.D. ADA / grab handrail at stairs and ramps. We have the Product Data for Credit MR 4.1 and MR 4.2 for LEED submittals. E-mail or call us today for our specification Section 057300.

Aluminum Cable Guardrails

AGS & Handrails’ Aluminum Cable Guard Railings create a modern 21st century style aluminum guard railing. Top rails are fabricated from either aluminum extrusions or wood shapes. The cables are either 1 x 19 or 7 x 7, Type 316 stainless steel strand, and the diameter is either 1/8 inch or 3/16 inch cable. The aluminum guard railings can be powder coated painted from a vast selection of standard colors. The Aluminum Cable Guard Railings system will exceed a 200 lb. load. E-mail or call us today for our specification Section 057319.

Stainless Steel Handrails

AGS & Handrails Corporation has always specified Stainless Steel Handrails because stainless steel is durable and basically maintenance free. We also recommend the handrail to be round pipe with a maximum 1.66 inch diameter. Alloy Type 304 should be utilized for interior projects and alloy Type 316 for exterior projects. Finishes range from #4 satin longitudinal to #8 mirror finish. Currently, architects are specifying infill panels to be either stainless steel wire mesh panels or glass infill panels with custom stainless steel glass clips.

Aluminum Handrails

AGS & Handrails fabricates Aluminum pipe and tube handrails. Final finish can be powder coated painted from a vast selection of standard colors. Currently, architects are specifying infill panels to be either perforated Aluminum panels or glass infill panels with custom glass clips.