Elkhart, Ind. — Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI®) announced today that Forest River’s 2017 line of Rockwood Flagstaff travel trailers will feature LCI’s contoured front window glass. Forest River’s inclusion of LCI’s contoured front window glass will mark the world debut of LCI’s contoured glass and window framing advancements.
LCI’s contoured window glass used on the 2017 Forest River Rockwood Flagstaff travel trailers incorporates process improvements that allows OEMs to utilize more commonly practiced, or industry standardized, installation methods. Instead of using adhesive sealants, LCI has introduced a clamp ring to their contoured glass products that adheres directly to the coach, eliminating glue sealants that many manufacturers do not work with on a regular basis. With the incorporation of more widely used installation methods, LCI’s curved glass applications will be quicker and easier.
In addition to more efficient installations, the contoured glass used on the 2017 Rockwood Flagstaff is laminated. The laminated glass uses two pieces of glass and is a similar construction to a windshield on a motorized vehicle, adding safety and strength. LCI’s contoured front window glass also features a sleeker, more modern look to the travel trailer line.
From over 65 manufacturing and distribution facilities located throughout the United States and in Canada, Ireland, Italy, and the United Kingdom, Lippert Components, Inc. (LCI®), a subsidiary of LCI Industries (NYSE:LCII), supplies a broad array of highly engineered components for the leading original equipment manufacturers of the leisure and mobile transportation industries, consisting of recreational vehicles and adjacent industries including buses; trailers used to haul boats, livestock, equipment, and other cargo; trucks; boats; trains; manufactured homes; and modular housing. LCI also supplies components to the related aftermarkets of these industries, primarily by selling to retail dealers, wholesale distributors, and service centers. LCI’s products include steel chassis and chassis components; axles and suspension solutions; slide-out mechanisms and solutions; thermoformed bath, kitchen, and other products; vinyl, aluminum, and frameless windows; manual, electric, and hydraulic stabilizer and leveling systems; furniture and mattresses; entry, luggage, patio, and ramp doors; electric and manual entry steps; awnings and awning accessories; electronic components; televisions and sound systems; navigation systems; backup cameras; appliances; and other accessories. Additional information about Lippert Components and its products can be found at LippertComponents.com.
Lippert Components, Inc.
3501 County Road 6 East
Elkhart, IN 46514
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