High-Tech Security Windows and Doors

From Burglar Proof to Bullet Resistant.

The Problem Area of Burglar-Proofing:

Your property needs protection. Security windows make break-ins difficult and give peace of mind! Windows are normally the weakest static construction element in a house or business and are therefore the favored point of entry for burglars and thieves. Modern window technology counteracts these problems and dangers with individual and effective solutions. An investment in high-tech security windows is the most important step in safeguarding your family and property. Find out for yourself.

Our standard A 3 level security glass is tested and certified to DIN specification 52290 and International Patent Classification G 01 N 33/38. Included is a lowE coating with a rating of 1,1N40 with 97% UV-ray reflection. Optional with "Sun-Stop" coating , stopping 73% of the sun rays (silver color), 61% (neutral color) and 55% (blue color).For a sample window of 4' x3' add $ 75.00. For tables on different security levels, please visit: Technical Information.

A 3 burglar proof windows have noise suppression values of 41 dB!! This means a 87.5% noise reduction measured against our standard 32 dB window.

Components which distinguish a security window from a standard window:

- Multi-Chamber frame with steel inlays and A 3 burglar proof security glass
- The technology of the Multi-Chamber System ensures maximum stability
- Minimum 7 internal security locks. Even secured in the vent position (tilt).
- Lockable handle
- Drill protection

- Installed with hardened steel bolts, amount of fasteners calculated per security level.

- Completely foamed in with high grade Polyurethane Foam for added security

- All together a secure envelope, from jamb to jamb.

single entrance door, all glass, A 3 security

Single Entrance Door, all glass, C1 security.

single entrance door, all glass, A 3 security
Single Entrance Door, all glass, A 3 security. Click for larger view.

Specifications for the Security Glass are:

Level A Security - ideal for private homes, businesses, vacation homes and homes on golf courses.

  • All of the above described security components for the frame
  • Security Glass tested to DIN 52290 A specifications (The window has to withstand the impact of a 9 pound steel ball, dropped on the window from the height of 30 feet!)

  • Level B Security - ideal for homes of people with a high security risk, computer labs, energy centers, jails, police, detox centers, clinics, art galleries, museums, jewelry stores, banks and any other situation where heightened protection is needed.

  • Same frame as Level A
  • Security Glass tested to DIN 52290 B specifications (The window has to withstand at least 70 hits of a sharp and machine driven 4,5 pound axe!)

Level C Security - ideal where Bullet Resistant windows are needed

  • Din 52290 C tested for caliber from 9mm to .44 magnum.
  • Bulletproof levels C 1 through C 3 can only be ordered with steel reinforced aluminum frames.
  • All security glass can be ordered with built-in alarm wires
  • Table below indicates prices for contractors and builders.


Level A 3 Security Window (Burglar Proof) prices subject to the fluctuation of the euro vs the American dollar

U-value 0.29

Noise control value 42dB

10mm outer laminated pane - 14mm Argon filled insulation space - 4mm inner lowE coated pane

Multi-point locking mechanism


2’ 6”

3’ 9"

4’ 2”

4’ 7"


2’ 6”      (76 cm)

$ 920

$ 1032

$ 1078

$ 1109

$ 1148

3’ 9"    (114 cm)

$ 1050

$ 1176

$ 1239

$ 1284

$ 1344

4’ 2”    (126 cm)

$ 1095

$ 1218

$ 1284

$ 1351

$ 1431

4’7"     (139 cm)

$ 1134

$ 1263

$ 1347

$ 1414

$ 1484
Dimensions are for price calculation only. Windows are custom made to your specifications. Fixed windows deduct 25% off table value
Over sizes possible but will first have to be calculated by factory engineers. Click on “Window and Door configurations” for more information on minimum and maximum sizes.


• Security Glazing 10mm-16mm-4mm       • 5 year Warranty
• Insulated to U-value 0.29                     • Ready to be installed, pre-drilled and with fasteners
• Argon filled Insulation Space                • Tilt and Turn operation
• LowE Glass 1.1 N44                            • Single Window Element
• dB value 0,42


Grilles and Mullions                              • Built-in "roll-up&down" Fly Screens
Transoms                                             • Built-in Blinds, magnetically driven
• Fixed Fly Screens                                 • Built-in Rolling Shutters, Vinyl or Aluminum
• Tempered Glass on inside                     • Color and Wood Grains to RAL standards

For more detailed information about the different security levels, please go to technical information.

Security Doors: Security doors are in-swing only and come with a lockable inside door handle and are key-only operated from the outside. Optional are two lockable door handles, inside and outside. Maximum size without transom: Height 8'4" x Width 4'2". Max. height with transom: 9'3"

Security Sliding Doors: Standard sliding doors are tilt and turn and can only be opened or closed from the inside. Optional they can be ordered with a keyed inside and outside door handle for an additional $ 195.00. Maximum size for a sliding door is: Height 8'2" x Width 9' per panel and up to 2 opening panels in combination with one fixed panel. Total possible width with 3 panels is 27 feet.

There is a heavy-duty sliding-only door available to a maximum size of: Height 8'2" x Width 18,6 ' ! The weight of this door (over 1200 pounds with A3 security glass) has to be structurally calculated during the design process.

Security French Doors: Maximum size for French Doors: Height 7'5" x Width 7'5".

Removable Fly Screens for Windows and Doors: The two options are a fixed fly screen, mounted with clips onto the frame or the built-in fly screen which is pulled down when needed and rolled up when an unrestricted view is desired.

Steel reinforced Aluminum Frame for bullet resistant Security Levels C1, C2, C3. C 4 and C 5 security levels require steel frames.


Built to: DIN EN ISO 9001

Aluminium: AlMgSi 0,5 F 22



When considering bullet resistant security levels, it is important to take into account the wall materials of the building. No sense in having C 3 level windows/doors installed into a standard 2" x 4" wall. The Waco company below offers an affordable solution for such situations:

Waco Composites I, Ltd., is proud to present to you our line of UL Listed Bullet Resistant Fiberglass Panels. Waco Composites is dedicated to providing our customers with the highest quality bullet resistant panels in the security industry.

OUR GOAL is to understand the needs and expectations of our customers and to provide them with the best and most dependable bullet resistant equipment, at a fair price, and with the highest degree of service.

OUR QUALITY COMMITMENT: Every ArmorCore™ panel is made with our deliberate understanding that a life will depend upon the integrity of our product. High quality materials, skilled craftsmanship, and the best manufacturing processes will be utilized in the fabrication of each and every panel. Continuous product testing will ensure that our panels have the ballistic resistive integrity that we say they have.

OUR RESPONSIBILITY as a company is to take seriously the business that we are in, to be the best at what we do, and to serve our customers with a strong sense of diligence. The website information and product specifications at http://www.armorcore.com are intended to provide architects, engineers, and building/design professionals with sufficient information and detail to help them properly specify bullet resistant barriers and systems.

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Custom-made Windows and Doors, Awnings and Shutters by
SwissShade + Security, Inc.
HCR 2 Box 499 N; Tucson, Arizona 85735 USA
Telephone: (520) 822-1982; Fax: (520) 822-1649

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