Glaston Insight Automotive PLUS

Performance increasing digital service upgrade package


For operator and production support

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Upgrade your Glaston CHAMP or BRIGHT machine

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Increase your daily performance and productivity

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Benefit from a steadily growing selection of digital services

Your benefits from Glaston Insight Automotive PLUS


With Glaston Insight Automotive PLUS you will easily improve your performance and productivity. Save precious time and money and take advantage of the full potential of your diamond tools. This digital service is the perfect completion to our exclusive Glaston grinding tools, designed to match 100% customer requirements.

Auto centering

Automatic self-adjustment of the grinding machine after job change.

Lower your tool cost based on an automatic optimized set up of the grinding parameters what leads to an extended grinding wheel life time. Increase your productivity significantly by saving up to 70% of the time normally needed for a job change.

Tool break-in

Fully customizable break-in process for new grinding tools.

Extend the lifetime of your expensive grinding tools and make sure that even the first pane after a tool change is on the highest quality level by setting a defined running-in procedure easily.

User setting

Individually assignable user rights for each parameter.

Protect your investment and ensure the highest quality level for your customers. Make sure that only authorized and trained personnel have access to critical machine parameters.

Parameter setting

Individually designable parameter storage for customer-specific production optimization.

Master all job dependent parameters and increase your productivity by setting up your customized production parameter database.

Advanced control system ACS3

All Glaston Insight Automotive Digital Services are designed to operate on our Microsoft Windows 10 based advanced control system ACS3, which is available for all machines from 2010 on.

  • Intuitive and operator friendly HMI: Usable even without keyboard and mouse, supports multi touch gestures
  • Favorite parameters: Create your own parameter hit list as a short cut and adapt them immediately without scrolling through many different menus
  • Simplified parameter structure of only 3 categories: tool, process, machine
  • Multiple languages: Switch instantly between 11 pre-installed languages
  • Job Change Assistant: Menu-guided and self-explaining job change procedures support your operators to save valuable production
    time
  • Pre-installed digital services such as our “Job Report” or “Logfile Analyzer”

References


Walshs Glass, Australia

#architectural #automation #glass processing #glass tempering process #iControL #RHC #upgrades

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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Glas Gasperlmair, Austria

#appliances #architectural #flat glass laminating #laminating #ProL #upgrades

Mr. Marco Peric at Glas Gasperlmair in Austria is sharing his & his team's experiences on working with Glaston ProL glass laminating lines.

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PLG, Finland

#architectural #RC Series #upgrades

“We’ve always been an important partner to the large window manufacturers in Finland. Listening to their needs and responding has helped us stay competitive in this market,” Tommi Nousiainen, CEO of PLG in Finland, explains. “We were not specifically looking for a tempering furnace. But when our customers began to require high-quality tempered glass, we moved swiftly ahead with an entry-level Glaston RC model. Since then, we have already been able to upgrade the line twice in response to the rapidly evolving market.” 

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