drawn glass

drawn glass

[¦drȯn ′glas]
(materials)
Glass made automatically by drawing the molten material through rollers.

drawn glass, flat-drawn glass, flat-drawn sheet glass

Sheet glass fabricated by the continuous drawing of the molten glass from a furnace; has fire-finished surfaces, not perfectly flat and parallel, resulting in some distortion.
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The production of optical fibers consists of a series of inline processes; the drawing of glass fiber from a heated silica preform in the furnace, the cooling of drawn glass fiber in a dedicated fiber cooling system, the coating of polymers on the bare glass fiber, and the ultraviolet (UV) curing on the fiber coatings.
It is because of this we have decided to have his coffin taken in a horse drawn glass carriage to the church.