IKU – De-Airing Conveyor

Here are three reasons for choosing IKU



  • Efficient air removal by vacuum ring method
  • Effective convection heating with uniform and controlled air flow distribution
  • High capacity for both windscreen and sidelite production



  • All windscreen sizes on the market
  • Wide range of capacity levels
  • Efficient floor space utilization by vertical glass processing position



  • Proven technology by decades-long product development
  • Market leader in de-airing of laminated glass
  • Comprehensive Glaston services over the lifetime of your machinery

Enhanced de-airing by efficient air removal and heating

Glaston IKU semi-continuous de-airing conveyor incorporates proven technology for effective air removal as well as uniform heating for your enhanced de-airing results.

IKU covers all windscreen sizes on the market and a wide range of capacity levels, while enabling various layout possibilities for your tailored processing needs.

IKU is suitable for both windscreen and laminated sidelites production of high capacity.


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