tempered glass


Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia.

tempered glass

Glass that has been heat-treated to increase the force required to break it.
See also: glass
References in periodicals archive ?
A glass manufacturing company listed out some reasons as to why tempered glass can break.
Olixar even made a tempered glass protector for the camera.
"I asked that all the glass casing of saints be made of tempered glass so there won't be any accident," Ignacio said.
Mumbai (Maharashtra), [India] April 1 (ANI/BusinessWire India): Belkin has unveiled a ScreenForce tempered glass screen protection product for users of iPhones in India, including the recently announced iPhone X, iPhone XR, iPhone Xs and iPhone Xs Max.
Now, a team of researchers has discovered how a brittle star can create material like tempered glass underwater.
The 25-year-old mother of one, who did not want to be named, said nobody was touching the tempered glass Salmi table when it spontaneously shattered in her living room on Wednesday morning.
Spokeswoman Laura Addison said: "Our cabinets are made of tempered glass. We understand the experience can be distressing - but tempered glass shatters to minimise risk of injury."
The newly-constructed nine-story condo has 30 homes and the building has a glass curtain wall construction and tempered glass balcony railings,.
Two variations of iGear premium tempered glass will be made available at the event, including the Sapphire Collection, and the Sapphire Collection with Azul Protection.
It includes five transparent sides made of three layers of tempered glass fixed with metal to a big support structure.
To check the resistance of tempered glass panels, stress at the surface is to be measured [1].