Glass and Ceramics

, Volume 63, Issue 9, pp 319–321

Laser cutting of float glass during production

  • A. B. Zhimalov
  • V. F. Solinov
  • V. S. Kondratenko
  • T. V. Kaplina
Science for Glass Production

DOI: 10.1007/s10717-006-0112-y

Cite this article as:
Zhimalov, A.B., Solinov, V.F., Kondratenko, V.S. et al. Glass Ceram (2006) 63: 319. doi:10.1007/s10717-006-0112-y

Abstract

Studies were conducted to determine the strength and thermal stability of samples of glass with edges obtained by cutting a moving ribbon of float glass by mechanical and laser cutting. The advantage of laser cutting was demonstrated.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. B. Zhimalov
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • V. F. Solinov
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • V. S. Kondratenko
    • 1
    • 2
    • 3
  • T. V. Kaplina
    • 1
    • 2
    • 2
  1. 1.Saratov Institute of Glass OJSCSaratovRussia
  2. 2.Commercial Glass Scientific-Research Institute OJSCMoscowRussia
  3. 3.Sapfir OJSCMoscowRussia