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How to replace a broken glass in upvc conservatory door

Postby Don Winter » Mon Apr 04, 2011 1:20 pm

I want to replace the bonded sealed glass unit
in my conservatory door which has become smashed.

How do I get the upvc quadrant pieces out from the inside to gain access to the broken pane please?I dont want to damage them.
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Simply Build It

Postby welsh brickie » Mon Apr 04, 2011 4:38 pm

use a sharp paint scraper 50mm width if possible and hit the scraper with a hammer then lever the scraper untill the bead bends they should come out easy.Start at the largest of the beads in the centre Not the corner.The ideal tool is a plastic headed hammer with a scraper.
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