FIRE-RATED > Vision lite kits



Glassopolis is a leading distributor of fire-rated and other specialty glass. We are one of the largest suppliers of glass- ceramics in the world. So we are the place to source fire-rated glass. If you need a vision lite kit to go with your fire-rated glass you may find that the price and quality of our vision lite kit + glass combo is hard to beat.


All kits are available with your choice of UL labeled fire-rated glass. Chose from transparent PYRAN Platinum or Protect3 Safety Glass filmed wire glass.





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Vision Lite Kit with SCHOTT PYRAN Platinum

Glassopolis offers fire-rated vision lite kits to go with our award winning fire-rated glass. These metal frames are designed to make it easy to put vision lites into fire-rated doors. They come in stock sizes and can be ordered with your choice of cut and UL labeled fire-rated glass, making them very easy to install. All you need is a screwdriver.


  • Low profile beveled lite kit for use in 1-3/4” wood or metal doors
  • Installs without drilling holes through the door for quick installation
  • Flush mounted hemless design is ideal for clean environments
  • 20 gauge galvannealed steel
  • Tested and approved under UL 10C 



These frames are available in three finishes:

  • Beige (B)
  • Dark Bronze (D)
  • Gray Primer (G)


Fire rated glass options

All options are UL fire-rated glass labeled up to 180 minutes.

All options are impact-safety rated to ANSI Z97.1 and CPSC 16CFR1201 CAT II. 



The glass in these kits must be glazed with the appropriate glazing materials. See glass descriptions for options. Closed cell PVC tape is commonly used and is available from Glassopolis. Should you need the appropriate glazing tape, you can order the tape from Glassopolis when you order your vision lite kits.



The frames are ordered by the size of the exposed glass size. The actual glass size is 1" larger (both W x L). The cutout in the door is 2" larger (both W x L). See table and diagram below. 

 Order Kit Size   Visible Lite Size Glass Size Door Cutout Size



















 add 1 inch

 add 2 inch




Vision Lite Kit sizing diagram




Glazing POCKEt

Vision Lite Kit with Protect3 Safety Glass (UL filmed wire glass)

The standard glazing pocket is 3/8" which is suitable for Protect3 Safety Glass and PYRAN Platinum F. All kits ordered with those glasses will come with a 3/8" glazing pocket. If you are interested in using PYRAN Platinum L the 3/8" glazing pocket will also fit, but thin glazing tape is required, alternatively a larger glazing pocket of 9/16" can be ordered.


Standard sizes

Certain standard sizes are available for quick ship. Others sizes up to 69" are available. The standard sizes are (sizes listed by exposed glass size):

  • 3x33, 4x25, 5x20, 10x10 (all 100 square inches)
  • 6x30, 16x16, 16x28, 16x34, 22x22, 22x28, 22x30, 22x32, 22x34, 22x58


how to order

Fax (1-800-872-9601) or email ( your quote request or order to us and specify: 

  • Size: WxL (use exposed glass size, see chart)
  • Color: B, D, or G (see color options above)
  • Glass: Protect3 Safety Glass Diamond, Protect3 Safety Glass Square, PYRAN Platinum F, or PYRAN Platinum L
  • Tape: Indicate whether you want glazing tape included or not








Vision Lite Kit with Protect3 Safety Glass