tempered glass

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tempered glass

Glass that has been heat-treated to increase the force required to break it.
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It comes with shelves made up of toughened glass that can hold up to 120kg weight.
- Toughened Glass Emerges as Fastest Growing Segment
The cause is thought to be nickel sulphide inclusions that become trapped inside toughened glass during production which can cause the finished windows to break years later.
The scope of work includes Italian marble in wall lining, wooden flooring, toughened glass doors, extension of restroom, teak wood doors and frames in place of damaged doors and windows and 18mm thick gang saw cut mirror polished machine for flooring in passage," the estimate reads.
Cracks and breakages can be dangerous, especially if you're not using toughened glass.
Patio doors must be fitted with laminated glass or toughened glass.
26 will see the arrival of a delegation of six companies belonging to the Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Navigation of Tarragona, which provide fertilizers, agrochemicals, menswear, and fittings for toughened glass assemblies, among others.
After reviewing the effects of the proposed acquisition on competition on a number of glass markets (raw float glass, coated glass, laminated glass, sealed units, toughened glass, silvered glass, fire resistant glass, rolled and wired glass and solar glass), it concluded that the transaction would not raise any competition problems because the new entity will continue to face sufficient competitive pressure.
This contemporary design is 8mm Mershield-protected toughened glass and is compatible for wet room installation and power showering, the statement said.
The variable speed drive was controlling a fan employed by Custom Glass of Merseyside to cool toughened glass used in double glazing.
Rob Taylor, fire station manager, said: "It weighed 100 kilos and it is made of special toughened glass. There was a loud bang and when it hit the floor the debris sprayed up to 30 metres away.
After the new Series 10 and 6 comes the Series 8 Offset Quadrant range- which combines smooth curves and solid chrome angular fittings in 8 mm toughened glass, and tray sizes up to 1,200 mm.