The use of curved glass is a great way to add value to your vessels image.
DuraShield® Superyacht Glass can offer Curved Glass as both monolithic tempered glass or laminated glass forms.
To assist in understanding glass bends, the following terminology is used to describe the measurements and characteristics of bent or curved glass.
|Height||The straight edge length of a bend.|
|Girth||The distance around the circumference of the fence.|
|Depth||The distance between the apex of a bend and a line across the edges of a bend.|
|Radius||A line taken from the centre of a circle to the circumference of the circle.|
|Degree||The size of the segment of a circle expressed in degrees.|
|Tangent||A straight line coming off the arc of a curve|
|Chord||The straight distance between the edges of the curve.|
Glasshape can create curved, tempered, monolithic (single pane) safety glass, or laminated, which is a fantastic solution for handrails, windscreens, and more! Contact Glasshape today to learn more.
Glasshape can offer regular or irregular shaped, compound curved monolithic tempered safety glass. Also available laminated.
Glasshape is renowned globally for our premium and innovative flat glass products. Available in a broad range of tint colors and thicknesses, with multiple frit line options, DuraShield Marine® flat glazing is an excellent way to add quality and value. To learn more about sizes, edge finish options, and more, contact Glasshape today!
SuperYacht Glass curving in one plane can be manufactured down to an even radius of 1000mm at 2440mm girth, whilst the long (straight) edge can be realized up to 3800mm!
SuperYacht Glass curving in more than one plane, such as conical windows, spherical shapes, and flowing curves can be achieved up to this size.