RC-zone – Replacement of existing heating chamber

Convection with crosswise profiling

Three reasons for choosing RC-zone


Extended machine lifetime with a completely new heating chamber


Enables tempering of all temperable glasses


Ease of use with Glaston iControL automation

Cost-efficient heating chamber upgrade

Glaston RC-zone heating chamber upgrade with the latest iControL automation system is designed to be a quick and cost-efficient modification for your existing tempering line. The upgrade replaces damaged or outdated furnace chamber and control system instead of acquiring a complete new tempering line.

With this upgrade existing damaged or outdated heating chamber can be quickly and easily replaced with a Glaston RC-based chamber. This upgrade allows the existing tempering line to meet the latest market demands in high glass quality and Low-E processing.


Independent Glass, UK

#Heating chamber replacement #ProL #Upgrades

“Integration is always the biggest risk when combining sections from two different manufacturers,” says Andrew Smith, Group Manufacturing Manager at Independent Glass. Speaking about his company’s recent upgrade, he continues: “The entire upgrade project with Glaston’s ProL-zone went very smoothly. We’ve now been able to increase our laminating capacity, run the line with flexibility and ease – and lower our energy consumption.”

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Euroview, UK

#FC Series #Flat tempering #iLooK

“With a company name change and a GBP 4 million investment in new machinery and equipment, Euroview Architectural Glass has set out to provide the finest specialized glass available to commercial applications across the UK. A key part of our drive for quality has been the addition of Glaston’s FC500 flat glass tempering furnace with the first iLooK online glass quality measuring system in the UK,” says Steve Larvin, Euroview Managing Director in Essex, UK.

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ABC Glass Processing, UK

#Flat tempering #RC Series

To keep up with the demands of its customers, ABC Glass started up its new Glaston RC200 tempering furnace in spring 2017. “Now we’re able to toughen glass in just a fraction of the time and in larger, longer and thicker sizes than ever before. This investment has enabled us to continue to serve our loyal customer base with outstanding quality and service, the hallmarks that have always made us special,” says Alan Hellyer, Director at UK-based ABC Glass Processing.

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