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Window Gap Material

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Create a window gas gap material that corresponds to a layer in a window construction. This material can be plugged into the "HB Window Construction" component.

Inputs

  • name
    Text to set the name for the material and to be incorporated into a unique material identifier.
  • thickness
    Number for the thickness of the air gap layer in meters. (Default: 0.0125 m).
  • gas_types
    A list of text describing the types of gas in the gap. Text must be one of the following: 'Air', 'Argon', 'Krypton', 'Xenon'.
  • gas_ratios
    A list of text describing the volumetric fractions of gas types in the mixture. This list must align with the gas_types input list. Default: Equal amout of gases for each type.

Outputs

  • mat
    A window gas gap material that describes a layer in a window construction and can be assigned to a Honeybee Window construction.