How to Make Float Glass

Float glass is made by floating molten glass on top of molten tin. The primary advantage of this method is that it makes glass with a very flat surface and uniform thickness. Window glass and other types of flat glass have been made with the float process since it was developed in the 1950s. Float glass is typically made from soda-lime glass, although it can also be made from special materials...

September 9th, 2010 by admin