toughened glass


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toughened glass

[′təf·ənd ‚glas]
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toughened glass

British term for tempered glass.
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The shelves in the machine are made of toughened glass, which not only adds to the appeal but also lets allows users to store large, heavy utensils with ease.
Tenders are invited for provision of safety film on over existing frameless toughened glass facade and sun control film over skylight toughened glass at all height of nitb at raja bhoj airport bhopal
- Toughened Glass (Type) Competitor Revenue Share (in %): 2019 & 2025
The toughened glass screen is also water and dust resistant.
The family-run business, which has been operating from purpose-built offices in Gateshead for more than 30 years and currently employs 55 staff, purchased a new glass-toughening machine capable of increasing production of toughened glass by around 40%.
A meeting of the council's Governance Committee heard this was the latest in an unusual number of incidents in which the building's toughened glass 'pops' without warning.
Additionally, his tiles are designed to last: They're made of toughened glass. "This is toughened glass, like well after the house has collapsed and there's nothing there the roof, the glass tiles will still be there," Musk said after explaining his company even considered making the warranty "infinity."
The problem is that sapphire costs five to 10 times as much as the toughened glass used now in almost all smartphones, limiting its use to small screens or specialized devices.
A top officer of the Directorate of Education ( name withheld) splurged more than Rs 11 lakh on the facelift of an office, even as the students in Delhi Government schools are forced to attend classes in porta cabins and use dysfunctional toilets, The reply to RTI queries reveal that the then Director of Education in 2013 had forwarded an estimate of Rs 11.26 lakh for renovation of the office with Italian marble, wooden flooring, toughened glass and extension of restroom.
By contrast, a cold frame tends to be more permanent - a base of bricks or railway sleepers to the height of about 20in and covered by toughened glass, often at a slight angle to stop the rain collecting on top.
"The window is made of toughened glass and seems to have been struck twice."
Its toughened glass was used for a variety of uses, from floodlight covers to decorative furniture glass.