Gauge Glass

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Gauge glass can also be used to get a better understanding of what is happening inside of a closed system, and for this reason gauge glass can also be called viewing glass. Read More…

Gauge Glass Gauge glass, often referred to as sight glass, is simply a tool that is used to gauge the level of gases or fluids within a system.

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New Haven, IN  |  260-749-9614

We make it our goal to offer the top glass cutting services in the industry. Although we started small when we were founded in 1950, we have grown every year and are now one of the largest glass suppliers in the industry.

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S & S Optical Company, Inc. $$$

Cambridge, ON  |  800-315-0387

Glass cutting is a varied industry, and we have done it all for the past 50 years. We believe in manufacturing high quality glass products that will exceed customer expectations every time.

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Pegasus Glass $$$

Port Jervis, NY  |  845-856-5375

Gillinder Glass prides itself in engineering molded technical glass for tomorrow’s technology. Since 1861, we have been providing our customers superior glass products and glass fabrication services. Heat resistant glass is among our trusted products, which have served the marine, aircraft, industrial and landscaping industries in a variety of applications. Superior quality standards with ISO 9001:2015 certification. Gillinder Glass is uniquely qualified to support in the design of your custom products. Contact Gillinder and let us meet all your glass needs today!

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Gillinder Glass $$$

Painesville Township, OH  |  440-639-6399

Founded in 1990, Technical Glass Products is a fabricator of Fused Quartz Glassware. We maintain a broad inventory of labware, flat stock, rod and tubes in addition to providing custom fabrication using state of the art equipment to suit your needs.

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Technical Glass Products, Inc. $$$

Willow Grove, PA  |  215-659-8400

With over 40 years of experience, Specialty Glass Products specializes in glass fabrication and glass cutting of custom precision parts made from all types of glass, filter glass and quartz. Our strengths are in glass fabricating, miniature machining, thin lapping and polishing.

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Specialty Glass Products, Inc. $$$

Surgoinsville, TN  |  423-345-4527

Delivering competitive pricing at Techni-Glass is a promise. Glass fabricating services include appliance glass, window glass, decorative glass, insulated glass, shower glass, furniture glass, tempered glass, and much more. Our glass cutters and glass fabricators are ready to serve you.

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Techni-Glass, Inc. $$$
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You can find gauge glass on many different kinds of equipment and in all kinds of applications due to their ability to add a level of safety as well as improving the ease of operation in some applications. Occasionally, certain gauges glasses will function better in a certain application, in order to figure out if gauge glass will fit in your application seek out a knowledgeable gauge glass manufacturer who can provide you with suggestions based on your unique application.

Gauge glass is often used to monitor pressure within boiler systems, particularly in applications such as steam boilers. Within a steam boiler there is both a fluid and a vapor and the varying levels indicate just how pressurized that environment is. Using gauge glass allows an operator or technician to monitor this pressurization, make adjustments when needed, and maintain the proper pressurization.

On top of their practicality, gauge glass also provides a level of safety as well. In addition to supplying an operator with the ability to better monitor the activity of a system, the glass in gauge glass is reinforced and commonly tempered to enhance its durability and to cut down on the risk of explosion. Gauge glass is used as viewing glass in a wide range of applications.

For example, they can be used for viewing the inside of a heater to ensure it is function properly or in kilns to monitor the progress of the baking process. This type of glass is used in such a vast range of applications because it is a simple and effective way to monitor a system safely and without disturbing the processes taking place inside.

With such a broad range of glass types and sizes, you can find gauge glass to satisfy virtually any industrial application. If you are unsure of where to start, contact a gauge glass manufacturer, and they would be happy to assist you in finding the right style of gauge glass for your requirements and specifications.

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