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1600 Wall System™2 Curtain Wall

  • 2-1/2" (63.5mm) sightline
  • 6" (152.4mm), 7-1/2" (190.5mm) or 10" (254mm) depth
  • Thermal performance
  • Low to mid rise applications
  • Structural silicone glazed (SSG), hurricane resistance

Building on the proven success of Kawneer's 1600 Wall System™ which set the standards for curtain wall engineering, 1600 Wall System™2 provides reliability with versatile features. It is stick fabricated, Structural Silicone Glazed (SSG) curtain wall for low-to-mid-rise applications and is designed to be used independently or as an integrated system, with 1600 Wall System™1, to provide visual impact for almost any type of building.
1600 Wall System 2 Hurricane Resistant Curtain Wall is an impact resistant 2 ½”  sightline curtain wall system that offers an additional line of defense against high winds, heavy rains, and hurricanes.

Key Features Include:
  • A structural silicone glazed curtain wall
  • The outside glazed and SSG versions can be used independently or together
  • Pressure glazed system for low to mid-rise applications
  • Concealed fastener joinery creates smooth, monolithic appearance
  • Fillers produce uninterrupted seam lines by snapping onto optional open-back mullions
  • Impact resistant framing options: 7-13/16" and 10” for both small missile impact and large missile impact

The 1600 Wall System™2 has been certified for its material content, recyclability and manufacturing characteristics.
Learn more about Cradle to Cradle certification at

Cradle to Cradle CertifiedTM is a certification mark of MBDC.

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Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center, Homer, Alaska | RIM Architects, Anchorage,  AK | 1600 Wall
Alaska Islands and Ocean Visitor Center, Homer, Alaska | RIM Architects, Anchorage, AK | 1600 Wall System2 with SSG horizontals and captured Verticals | Photo: © CJBerg Photographics

Troy Concept Center, MI, USA; Gray Design Group, MO, USA

Hunter Henry Center at Mississippi State University, MS, USA; Foil Wyatt Architects & Planners, MS, USA

Arkansas Departmant of Environmental Quality, AR, USA; Taggart Foster Currence Gray Architects, Inc., AR, USA; Williams & Dean Associated Architects, AR, USA

Medical College of Georgia Children's Medical Center, GA; Architect: Stanley, Bearnan & Sears, GA
Medical College of Georgia Children's Medical Center, GA, USA; Stanley, Beaman & Sears Architecture, GA, USA

Related Documents

1600 Wall System™2 - Flyer [340KB]

1600 Wall System™2 - Architectural Detail Manual [1017KB]

Related Information

Concealed Vent

Order Literature

Hurricane Resistance Information

Kawneer Finishes

Notice of Acceptance Documents (NOA), Florida Product Approval Documents (FL), and Texas Department of Insurance (TDI) Documents

Contact Information
Kawneer North America