Looking at the photos at this site, it appears that they are able to be installed horizontally.

Do you have to use a track or can you drill into the shutters and then Tapcon them to the masonry? I am thinking of using 2 inch L x 1/4 wide Tapcon for this application.

For my application, there is a sill that protrudes out underneath my windows, which prevents me from placing the shutters vertical in a track. The protrusion looks something like this (see brick under window):

Windows with hurricane shutters

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I think I have figured it out. I have to measure the width of my sill, but I think I will need a H and F track with build-out. A description of tracks was located here.

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