Spacer for windshield bracket

  • US 5,095,669 A
  • Filed: 05/31/1990
  • Issued: 03/17/1992
  • Est. Priority Date: 12/13/1989
  • Status: Expired due to Term
First Claim
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1. A window, comprising:

  • a glazing having a weight;

    a peripheral sheet metal bracket oriented parallel to at least one edge of the glazing;

    a first spacer attached to one surface of the glazing proximate to a peripheral edge thereof and adjacent the bracket for supporting the weight of the glazing, the first spacer being provided with means for centering and aligning the glazing upon the bracket including at least one peripheral portion having a cross-sectional configuration and a support surface for contacting the bracket, and means operatively associated with the bracket for aligning the glazing at a predetermined uniform distance away from said bracket; and

    a bead of adhesive positioned adjacent said glazing edge periphery for securing the glazing to the bracket.

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