PlasGard is a simple two part glazing bar with continuous screw on cap. Approved by all the major polycarbonate sheeting manufacturers for use with multi-wall and solid plastics, PlasGard is also suitable for single glazing with glass from 6mm to 25mm. Ideal for unheated spaces such as canopies, verandahs, car ports, shelters or rail platforms. Easy to install, PlasGard offers excellent value and a wider than normal glazing rebate for exposed locations or areas where bomb-blast mitigation is required.

  • Quick and easy to fit continuous screw on cap
  • Suitable for polycarbonate or glass
  • Extra wide glazing rebates for exposed areas or bomb-blast mitigation
  • Glazing bar cross centres upto 1000mm wide (subject to span restrictions)

Span Table

PlasGard maximum recommend spans between top and bottom fixings based on 600mm glazing bar centres for glass or 700mm centres for polycarbonate.


Polycarbonate (mm)

Single Glazing (mm)

Double Glazing (mm)

PLM 15




PLM 17




PLM 20




Please note the above table is for guidance only, for although the glazing bars can be used in compliance with the requirements of BS5516 PlasGard maximum recommend spans may not always comply. If in doubt please contact our Technical Department.