Premium Vinyl Hybrid Windows

Paradigm’s Hybrid Windows Are Customized to Fit Any Custom Solution

New Construction SKU: NC8300-HYB | Replacement Windows KU: RW8300-HYB

Windows have continuously evolved over hundreds of years. New materials and requirements have facilitated the design of truly unique window products for every space and location. When your project needs more than a standard single hung window, the Hybrid window by Paradigm can help.

Hybrid by Paradigm combines advanced engineering technology and state-of-the-art manufacturing capabilities to create a window with the general functionality of a single hung but features a removable screen track that allows the window to operate as a double hung window would, for ease of cleaning and maintenance. ‘Hybrid by Paradigm’ accommodates all special casing and trim packages to which you have been accustomed, ensuring there is no compromise on quality, durability or style.

By combining all the options you desire from our premium window line, our exclusive Hybrid window is value engineered to accommodate most custom replacement or new construction solutions.

Product Details

  • Unique Window Stop System Allows for Easy Cleaning
  • The Value of a Single Hung that performs like a Double Hung
  • Sleek Sight Lines for more Glass Viewing Area
  • Beveled exterior frame provides stylish Finish Look
  • Adapts to all interior and exterior trim packages
  • Rugged design delivers premium performance
  • High Performance Glazing for great energy savings


  • 1Low-E 270/I89 with Argon gas
  • Low-E 270 with Argon Gas
  • 1Triple Glazed with Krypton Gas
  • Obscure Glass for Privacy
  • Additional Glass packages available upon request

1Meets 2016 Energy Star Requirements


Contoured Grid
Available in two widths, our colonial style contoured grids give an elegant look while maintaining our easy to clean feature.
Flat Grid
Available in two widths, our flat grids give a classic look and are available in a variety of configurations.

SDL (Simulated Divided Lite) Grids

By placing traditional grids on top of the interior and/or exterior surface of the glass, you get the look of a true divided lite. We offer two different width options.


  • Engineered for performance, durability and smooth operation
  • Designed to achieve a high end, low profile appearance

(Available colors)

Satin nickel
Oil rubbed bronze


(Half screens included on replacement and new construction windows)

Charcoal fiberglass (Included)
Gray fiberglass (Optional)
Aluminum (Optional)
Vista-Vu (Optional)

Exterior Casing (Available for New Construction products only)

Flat Casing
5” Brickmould
Crown Moulding

Interior Drywall Receiver (Available for New Construction Products Only)

Interior Drywall Receiver
1/2" - 5/8" - 3/4"

Jamb Extension (Available for New Construction Products Only)

Jamb Extension - Clear Pine
Primed Finger Extension Pine
Jamb Extension - Cellular PVC

Standard Finish Options

White Vinyl
Tan Vinyl

Optional Finishes

Black (024)
Cranberry (021)
Clay (010)
Classic Cream (003)
Cameo (001)
Bronze (023)
Wicker (009)
Sable (014)
Sandstone (011)
Forest Green (022)

Optional Interior Wood Finishes (White Vinyl Exterior Only)

Dark Oak

IG Type = Insulated Glass TypeU-Factor – The U-factor is a rating given to a window based on how much heat loss it allows. A lower number is more energy efficient.SHGC – The Solar Heat Gain Coefficient is a number assigned to a window that tells you how much heat that window lets pass into your home from the sun.VLT – Visible Light Transmittance is a measure of how much light passes through a window. VLTs range from 0 (no light) to 1 (all light).CR – The higher the Condensation Resistance Factor a particular window or door product possesses, the better will be its resistance to condensation.R-Value = The higher the R-Value rating, the higher the insulating power

The above chart was last updated as of 1.18.19.
**Paradigm reserves the right to change data values at any time.

Extruded PVC components produced from commercial quality virgin PVC (unplasticised polyvinyl chloride), conforms to AAMA 303 from sections in one piece, straight, true and smooth. Provide multi-chambered PVC extruded frames and sash in accordance with the manufacturers standard practice. Fusion welded frame joints strong enough to develop full strength of members. Meeting rails have an integral interlock with two lines of pile weather-strip provided. Upper and lower sash shall have the same glass size. Sash has a fusion welded mitered corners. A snap in sill insert sloped to provide positive weep system with appropriate slots and slope to provide drainage to the exterior.

Balance Mechanism & Operation – lower sash: Two 1/2” stainless steel, constant force coil spring balances. Enclose balance springs in rustproof cases, from the top of the bottom sash to the head of the window unit. Balances also have an interlocking pivot bar, and provide positive locking of sash location when sash is tilted in for cleaning.

Balance Mechanism & Operation – upper sash: Two inverted block & tackle spring balances. Balances also have an interlocking pivot bar, for integral frame alignment with sash for keeping window frames straight and true during installation. Upper sash to be further secured using removable jamb stop inserts below with integral screen track. Removal of insect screen and stops will allow the top sash to be lowered and tilted in for cleaning. Balance to provide positive locking of sash location when sash is tilted in for cleaning.

Locking Device: Each window over 32 inches in width with two cam-action sweep sash Locks, and windows under 30″ in width with one lock. The lower sash has one continuous, integral lift rail at the bottom of the sash. Two tilt latches are provided in the top of each sash for tilting in sash for cleaning. The tilt latches shall be integrally mortised into the sash top rails for a clean appearance.

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