Hollow Metal Borrowed Lite Frame


A hollow metal borrowed lite is a frame with fixed glass which functions as a fixed window. Typically used for interior applications, borrowed lite frames allow light to pass from one room into another.

Steel Window Frame
16-Gauge Steel ? Cold Rolled or Galvanized
Available Welded or Knocked Down

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Commercial Steel Window Frame ? 4-Sided Hollow Metal Borrowed Lite
Four-sided frame without a door opening, prepared for glass installation in the field. The borrowed light can be designed for one or multiple pieces of glass. The frame can be located in the wall off the floor or sit on the floor and extend to the ceiling above. Glazing bead (glass stops) are provided with all borrowed lite frames. Stops install on the inside of the frame to hold the glass in place.

16-Gauge cold rolled steel (galvanized available)
Includes 5/8? glass stops, screws and glazing tape
5 glass type options
Anchors available for any wall condition
Available KD (knocked down) or welded
Vertical or horizontal mullion options ? to divide into multiple sections
Fire-rated up to 45-Minutes with WHI / ITS mylar label applied (optional ? in limited sizes)

For door window kits and glass please see our vision lite kits and glazing section.