The Case of the Glass Shield for Equipment

Question regarding a glass shield for heat and debris protection: Glass Detective, We have a piece of equipment with a window using four (4) glazing panes. two(2) panes are the inner operator side consists of a lexan type product made by Bayer. The other (2) two consists of one pane ceram type glass to withstand […]

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The Case of The Lexan® Replacement

The Glass Detective answers a question from across the pond from a reader concerned about replacing a polycarbonate guard on a piece of machinery.

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Polycarbonate: Special Windshields for Race Cars

Polycarbonate, Not Glass? A race car’s windshield is much different than the windshield in your daily driver. These machines are meant for one thing- to go fast. And to go fast, saving every ounce of weight possible is important. Because of this, race cars don’t actually use glass windshields. Instead they usually utilize polycarbonate- a […]

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