Cutting

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JNS Glass, Cutting, waterjet glass, silk screened glass

Water Jet

Provides relatively quick set-up and cutting of large glass sheets with curves, holes, and other shapes.

Cut Tolerances*: 0.50 mm [0.020”] Maximum Thickness: 38.1 mm [1.500”] Minimum Thickness : 1.00 mm [0.040”] Maximum Material Size: 2,286 mm x 1,168 mm [90” x 46”] Minimum Material Size: 51 mm x 51 mm [2” x 2”]

*Cut tolerance established for substrates ≤ 3 mm [0.118”] thick. Cut tolerances are 1.00 mm [0.040”] for thicker substrates

Scribe Cutting

Excalibur (scribe cutting):
Cut Tolerances:* 0.64 mm [0.025”] Maximum Thickness: 25.40 mm [1.000”] Minimum Thickness: 0.55 mm [0.022”] Maximum Material Size: 3,556 mm x 2,438 mm [140” x 96”] Minimum Material Size: 254 mm x 254 mm [10” x 10”]

*Cut tolerance established for substrates ≤ 3 mm [0.118”] thick. Cut tolerances are up to 1.14 mm [0.045”] for substrates up to 6.40 mm [0.250”] thick, up to 1.78 mm [0.070”] for substrates up to 13 mm [0.500”] thick, and up to 2.80 mm [0.110”] for substrates up to 25.4 mm [1.00”] thick.

Bystronic (scribe cutting):

Cut Tolerances:* 0.38 mm [0.015”] Maximum Thickness: 9.65 mm [0.380”] Minimum Thickness: 0.055 mm [0.022”] Maximum Material Size: 3,556 mm x 2,438 mm [140” x 96”] Minimum Material Size: 610 mm x 813 mm [24” x 32”]

*Cut tolerance established for substrates ≤ 3 mm [0.118”] thick. Cut tolerances are up to 0.50 mm [0.020”] for substrates up to 6.40 mm [0.250”] thick and up to 0.64 mm [0.025”] for substrates up to 9.50 mm [0.380”] thick.

TLC (scribe cutting):

Cut Tolerances:* 0.13 mm [0.005”] Maximum Thickness: 6.35 mm [0.250”] Minimum Thickness: 0.15 mm [0.006”] Maximum Material Size: 635 mm x 635 mm [25” x 25”] Minimum Material Size: 51 mm x 51 mm [2” x 2”] *Cut tolerance established for substrates ≤ 2.5 [0.100”] mm thick. Cut tolerances are up to 0.25 mm [0.010”] for substrates up to 6.40 mm [0.250”] thick.

Hand Cutting

Cut Tolerances: 0.76 mm [0.030”] Maximum Thickness: 6.35 mm [0.250”] Minimum Thickness: 0.50 mm [0.020”] Maximum Material Size: 1,828 mm x 1,524 mm [72” x 60”] Minimum Material Size: 51 mm x 51 mm [2” x 2”] Maximum Part Size: 762 mm x 305 mm [30” x 12”] Minimum Part Size: 19 mm x 19 mm [0.75” x 0.75”]

Tube & Rod Cutting

Provides cutting of glass tubes or rods to required length. The precision saw provides ground edges while the diamond cutter provides cut edges.

Precision Saw (tube & rod cutting):
Cut Tolerances: 0.25 mm [0.010”] Maximum Diameter: 114.3 mm [4.50”] Minimum Diameter: 3.18 mm [0.125”] Maximum Material Length: 1524 mm [60”] Minimum Material Length: 102 mm [4.00”] Maximum Part Length: 635 mm [25”] Minimum Part Length: 38.1 mm [1.50”]

Diamond Cutter (tube & rod cutting):
Cut Tolerances: 0.76 mm [0.030”] Maximum Diameter: 177.8 mm [7.00”] Minimum Diameter: 3.18 mm [0.125”] Maximum Material Length: 1270 mm [50”] Minimum Material Length: 02 mm [4.00”] Maximum Part Length: 406.4 mm [16”] Minimum Part Length: 38.1 mm [1.50”]