Spacer bending

Excellent bending quality and high dimensional accuracy for all common profile types


Here are three reasons why Glaston’s spacer bending plants are your best choice

1.

Excellent bending quality thanks to special bending technology

2.

High measurement accuracy due to precision-guided profile conveyor

3.

Ideal for operations with a separate subsequent filling station

SPACER’BENDER Type RB-AL


A basic spacer-bending robot designed specifically for spacers made of aluminum

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  • Efficient bending equipment for processing unfilled aluminum profiles
  • No tool change required for profile widths of 8–24 mm
  • Processes plastic profiles
  • Optimization with simultaneous saw cutting and bending of the fourth corner
  • Storage for two spacer bar bundles
  • Material savings and work made easier thanks to endless spacer bar connection
  • Integrated assembly tool for finishing the last joint

Options

  • Rotation magazine for eight profile widths or types with residual recovery
  • Product labeling with inkjet printer
  • Integrated drilling station for manual gas filling

SPACER’BENDER Type RB-EST


A combined spacer-bending robot designed specifically for warm edge spacer systems

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  • Fully flexible with combined bending equipment for two-way alternate processing of various materials
  • Particularly suitable for hollow plastic profiles as well as web profiles made of stainless steel
  • Over-bending possible for all corners
  • Tools for aluminum and various other plastic profiles independent of spacer width
  • Direct access to the bending tool enables quick changeover
  • Rotation magazine for eight profile widths or types with residual recovery
  • Material savings and work made easier thanks to endless spacer bar connection
  • Integrated assembly tool for finishing the last joint
  • Double-head profile saw for a variety of materials

Options

  • Product labeling with inkjet printer
  • Integrated drilling station for manual gas filling

References


Kristal, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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“We purchased the Glaston iControL and scanner upgrade to solve any concern with software or spare parts availability before they became an issue. Once installed, the upgrade helped us win a large glass façade project in Indonesia that required extremely high quality. Both we and Glaston can be proud of the high level of quality achieved,” says Matea Franjić, Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Kristal in Vitez, Bosnia and Herzegovina.

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Glas Herzog, Germany

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“We have a great deal of confidence in our supplier,” says Andreas Herzog, Sr., Managing Director of Glas Herzog. “Our cooperation with former Bystronic glass – and now Glaston – is just as you would want it to be as a customer. In fact, we’re one of their oldest customers – 44 years and counting.”

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Walshs Glass, Australia

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In January 2021, Walshs Glass in Western Australia began using their Glaston RHC upgrade, enabling them to improve glass flatness and optical quality. “Today, we’re positioned to take advantage of the rapidly changing glass processing demands in Western Australia," says Steve Cuff, Executive Operations Manager at Walshs Glass.

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