Looking to explore new opportunities in the flat glass tempering business?
Here are three reasons why GlastonAir is your best choice
- No rollers or roller marks
- Practically wave-free for both clear and Low-E glass
- Best iridescence values for a quantum leap in architectural glass quality
THINNEST SAFETY GLASS
- First true opportunity to produce the thinnest safety glass in the world
- Highest surface compression levels for 4 mm glass requiring over 200 MPa
- 15–50% energy savings for 2–4 mm glass
VALUE CHAIN EFFICIENCY
- Major savings potential in all value chain stages
- Cost savings in material, freight, support structures and installation
- Better quality tempered glass creates savings and higher satisfaction
Glass made on air!
GlastonAir represents a completely new approach to glass heat treatment. GlastonAir is not just an improved flat tempering machine, but a revolutionary innovation that changes some of the orthodox rules of glass tempering. It takes glass quality to a totally new level and enables completely new products.
GlastonAir with its unique air flotation technology gives you the quality and processing results that are impossible to reach with roller-type tempering furnaces. By supporting and heating the glass on a homogeneous bed of air, GlastonAir opens up brand-new business opportunities for you and your customers.
Tecnoglass is setting additional records by being the world's first owner of the latest GlastonAir. The company is also investing in Glaston ProBend. The two machines will give them another leap ahead of their competitors by being able to provide the ultimate glass products.Read more
Peterlee Glass Company Ltd., UK
#Flat tempering #RC Series
“Glaston’s RC350 opens up new opportunities for the architectural market. This furnace is part of our major multimillion-pound investment project for a prestigious new factory that will enable us to serve our customers with larger pieces of processed glass, better toughened lamination quality and a wider portfolio of coated glass,” says Graeme Hawes, Managing Director of Peterlee Glass Company Ltd., Peterlee, County Durham, UK.Read more
#FC Series #Flat tempering
"When we decided to invest in a new tempering furnace, we wanted equipment that would enable us to manufacture jumbo-sized, Low-E glass with excellent optical quality, flatness and minimum warp. We chose the Glaston FC500 tempering furnace because it fully matched all our requirements. Plus, we have confidence in the quality of Glaston’s products, as well as the company’s technical support and expertise in glass processing.Read more
#AskGlaston Episode 26: Should large glasses be positioned horizontally or vertically on the loading bed?
This week, we’re dealing with the following questions: 1. I’m operating a Cooltemper furnace. When I’m processing large pieces of soft coated and clear...Read more
#AskGlaston Episode 23: Is anisotropy a defect and can it be prevented?
This week, we’re dealing with the following two questions: 1. Is anisotropy a defect and can it be prevented? 2. When should I use the emergency stop and what...Read more
Glasstec 2016: Revealing what’s hot in heat treatment today
It’s been now almost a month since Glasstec, and I thought it would be good to share some of our experiences with you. Since this bi-annual event is the largest...Read more