With the development of glass and glass related products, the specific qualities of the glass are important to keep track of. In short, the application that you have intended, determines the type of glass you need. At glass works Jaap de Graaf B.V. we have over 4 decades of experience in producing and treating glass to fit specific purposes. By making an inventory of your needs, we can advise you on the type of technical glass which fits your needs best. Some of the most important qualities that can be attributed to technical glass are:
- Chemical resistance;
- Coefficient of thermal expansion;
- Optical transmission;
- Operating temperature;
- Mechanical strength.
An often applied type of technical glass is quartz glass which has the following applications:
- Lights, especially UV lights;
- Laboratory ovens;
- Glass fibre;
- Quartz crucible;
- Quartz carriers;
- Quartz cups;
- Quartz boats;
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