Manual or automatic desiccant filling in shortest cycle times

Customizable. Precise. Economic.


Simplified logistics using first-in/first-out process


Continuous application in any sequence for different frame dimensions, spacer widths and glass thicknesses


Exact alignment of all frame segments by means of controlled gripper system

Automatic desiccant filling

Desiccant filling without manual intervention providing shortest cycle times
thanks to parallel filling and transporting operations.

  • Simplified logistics via first-in/first-out process
  • Processing of stretched and curved frames made of aluminium, steel, stainless steel or plastic profiles
  • Proven drilling of fill holes centered at the back of the spacer profile
  • Parallel drilling and filling of the two vertical frame legs
  • Clean and sensor-controlled filling operation with removal of excessive desiccant grains by suction
  • Desiccant grains, spheric Ø 0.5 up to 0.9 mm (0.02 – 0.04 in.), 200 litres (55 gallons) drums
  • Automatic butyl sealing of the filling holes
  • Automatic frame transfer to butyler AT
  • Processing symmetrical internal bars up to 40 mm (1.57 in.) wide
  • Shape filling in manual operation possible


  • picker – frame carrier for spacer frame buffering at spacerbending machines
  • feeder – frame carrier for spacer frame buffering and transportation from spacerbending machines to the desiccantfiller AT


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Long Nhien, Vietnam

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“The market in Vietnam for cars is very large with lots of room for growth. People are becoming wealthier, and sitting in a car is more comfortable than being on a scooter, which may be prohibited in the next few years,” says Nguyen Phuong Tran, Production Manager, and son of Long Nhien Automotive Glass’s owners, about his home market. “The Glaston Matrix windshield bending furnace is a stepping stone for us to tap into this rapidly expanding business of hundreds of thousands new cars per year.”

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Bojar, Poland

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“Be it architects, façade engineers or homeowners, people expect high-quality glass products with shorter delivery times. Execution, precision, accuracy and aesthetics all affect customer satisfaction – and higher customer satisfaction leads to extended relationships and more business. We are proud that Bojar is one of only a few companies in the market that offers tempered glass without visible anisotropy,” says Krzysztof Harasimowicz, Bojar Sales Director.

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