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Egress Calculator for Aluminum

Egress formulas are based on general window features and are intended only as a quick reference tool. PGT Dealers may obtain egress verification for specific units through exoQuote2. Architects requiring egress verification for specific units may contact a PGT Dealer or PGT's Architect Representative (Jack Redden). In the event of discrepancies, only verified egress opening sizes displayed will be valid.

Not all window sizes are can be manufactured, check product catalog to ensure PGT offers the desired size.

Egress Code Requirements:

FBC / IBC: 20" clear opening width min, 24" clear opening height min, 5.0 sq. ft min grade.
FBC / IBC: 20" clear opening width min, 24" clear opening height min, 5.7 sq. ft min 2nd floor and up.

Please Note:

For SH600/700 units 59.5" high with low sill ("EH" height designation), enter 61.750 as the Window Height below.
For SH600/700 units 59.5" high with high sill ("EH" height designation), enter 63.500 as the Window Height below.

THIS SIZE DOES NOT MEET EGRESS

Certain minimum window widths and heights are required in order to meet egress requirements. To find a product that meets egress, please refer to the product size notation at the top of the page and re-enter window widths and heights.

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