DIMENSIONAL CHECKS

Glassco carries out dimensional check with gauges and calipers for all the material produced in the company, while in process and also before fur ther processing

Glass stress - free checks

Glassco has five conveyer furnaces (Lehrs) where all the products are annealed to remove manufacturing stress from glass to ensure that product has long Life and high strength. Glassco has four stress viewers installed at several locations for this purpose.

Wall strength, thickness checks

Glassco has two very sophisticated thickness testers for viewing the thickness of glass af ter the product is blown. This helps to ensure that the thickness is always over the norms in the standards like ASTM/DIN/ISO. This ensures that product has long use life and is safe to use.

Optical Clarity Checks

Glassco verifies the optical clarity of all the products 100% . This is done twice once when the product is first produced and secondly before the product is to be packed to ship.

Fit testing for joints

The taper of the male(cones) and female(sockets) are verified by gauges and taper test tools before fur ther processing, this ensures that the joints are secured of leaks.

testing of mating joints

Mating joints are tested under a vacuum to verify that the taper are even and no leaks exist.

Print color adhesion test

All the prints on the glass are verified for colour adhesion by subjecting them to acid boiling, scratch and tape peel of test.

7 Steps to quality

For GLASSCO, Quality Assurance has the foundation in Quality planning in all function