EDGE – Glass Inspection
EDGE provides architectural glass manufacturers with a complete surface and grinded edge inspection, all in a single system. EDGE is a unique, non-contact, inline system providing real-time inspection.
This system not only allows manufacturers to improve the quality of their products, but also improve their manufacturing processes and productivity.
EDGE systems are successfully operating in architectural glass manufacturing factories worldwide.
Integrated edge inspection for grinding defect detection
Complete non-contact surface and side edge inspection for detection of shiners and edge chips vents, scratches, inclusions, bubbles not visible from the surface
Line speeds up to 60 m/min
Industry-leading cycle time: 4 seconds
Options available: Pinholes, trademark, logo, drill hole presence/absence and sizing, review station for offline manual inspection at stacker station
Dark tint to clear glass inspection (5.6% to 92% transmittance)
Improve product quality to meet glass manufacturers increasingly high expectations
Reduce production costs through productivity improvement
Capture key data for continuous process improvement
Convenient footprint and flexible interface allow easy integration into existing production or greenfield project