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Glass Technology

Nature has provided man a myriad of elements that have allowed development in the various activities he must perform. These have allowed that man can enjoy a better life and get very useful devices for either life the work activities or for simple enjoyment and pleasure and this is the case of glass, which in its various presentations, for man has become a very useful material in his life. The glass is mostly associated with the implementation of various kinds of beautiful ornaments on the basis of this material is also very commonly found in industrial production of glass in all its presentations, but in speaking of the glass should not use the definition of glass, this is more a social custom for its colloquial use, but referring to the crystal is talk of a very complex material, which has many other applications, which usually are mixed with glass colloquially.

Among the various applications that have the glass, you can highlight their use in most appliances screens latest technology, since the current trend is to use glass as a liquid, which allowed the use of liquid crystal in LCD screens that are called very practical as part of a large number of instruments for daily use people. The crystal is also in the realization of glass or porcelain enamel, which is obtained with the use of powdered glass in a merger that combines such elements with a substrate through heating, resulting in a smooth-looking coverage glaze that is very durable when applied to metal, or ceramic VIRIO, thereby providing a better appearance to the surface on which to apply this compound based on glass, as well as providing some protection. Another great use is made of glass, is the realization of many compounds with a very solid structure, which are used as means of protection.

This application is called crystal or shielded safety glass, which is made with a combination of strength and crystal hardness and elasticity of the polyvinyl butyral, which gives an excellent complement of protection that is used more in cars or in some buildings. For this kind of glass should be made based processes of heat and pressure simultaneously, with two layers of glass that may be of different thickness and these were added a layer of polyvinyl and whether to form a single plate and very solid impact resistant. The glass can be found in many other ways, but these are the best known and applied in the common people, and only on these evidences the great significance that the glass in the development of everyday life.