Skip to main content

Some Factors Affecting the Testing of Surface Durability of Flat Glass

Buy Article:

$43.00 plus tax (Refund Policy)

The surface durability of flat glass was studied by subjecting the glass to cycles of surface fogging and clearing. The total transmission and the amount of scattered light of the weathered samples were measured with a photoelectric haze meter, the relative amount of scattering being considered as a measure of the amount of haze or surface deterioration. Some factors influencing the test were considered, especially the age of the samples and previous conditions of storage. Comparisons were made between ground and polished surfaces and fire‐polished surfaces. The effects of acid and alkali treatment on the durability of the surfaces were also studied.
No References
No Citations
No Supplementary Data
No Article Media
No Metrics

Document Type: Research Article

Affiliations: New York State College of Ceramics, Alfred, New York

Publication date: 1953-04-01

  • Access Key
  • Free content
  • Partial Free content
  • New content
  • Open access content
  • Partial Open access content
  • Subscribed content
  • Partial Subscribed content
  • Free trial content
Cookie Policy
Cookie Policy
Ingenta Connect website makes use of cookies so as to keep track of data that you have filled in. I am Happy with this Find out more