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.
Crystal Safety Glass – Malaysia
#Heating chamber replacement #Laminating #ProL #Upgrades
Enhancing its flat glass lamination line by replacing outdated components with new technology, Malaysia-based Crystal Safety Glass (CSG) turned an expensive problem into an unexpectedly positive experience. The move was not easy, but it helped bring the processor’s existing line back up to date with an impressive list of value-added features. For the plant operators, the upgrade lowered the cost of modernizing the existing line and provided less downtime, higher productivity and significant improvements in energy consumption.Read more
Shandong Donghao Autoglass, China
#Bending #Matrix #windshield
With quality as a priority, the Chinese company chose Matrix to bend even the most demanding windshield shapes and meet the highest OEM standards. “We have always given priority to quality when investing in glass processing equipment. We knew Glaston from the past and recognize the company’s expertise as a supplier of automotive glass equipment."Read more
Washington Art Glass, UK
#Flat tempering #RC Series
“We’re the new kids on the block with our latest offering of digital ceramic printing on glass, bringing affordability to one-off glass pieces that can be tempered into a long-lasting masterpiece. It was all by chance that we met Dip-Tech at Glasstec in Dusseldorf in 2016. After 18 months, we’ve brought our business idea to fruition,” says Charlie Hill, owner of Washington Art Glass in Tyne and Wear, UK. “The key to our success has been an investment in Glaston’s RC Series tempering furnace for top-quality, flat glass results.”Read more
#AskGlaston Episode 47: Is it possible to eliminate the white stripe by lowering the speed of the furnace?
This week, we are dealing with these three questions: Is it possible to eliminate the white stripe by lowering the line speed in the furnace to 50 mm per second?...Read more
Leading-edge design for a new living library in Helsinki
Imagine being chosen to participate in building an architectural wonder that has changed the face of the city of Helsinki. The new Helsinki Central Oodi Library,...Read more
The importance of optimized heating in windshield bending
Combining a targeted heat focus with the economical use of heating power is key to successfully bending modern automotive windshields. That’s because maximum efficiency...Read more