REXI hot bent glass is mainly used for architectural interior and exterior decoration, lighting roof, sightseeing elevator, arched corridor, furniture, aquarium, wash basin, counter, ornaments and so on.
Hot bent glass can be classified by shape into three categories, single bend, double bend and composite bend.
It is easier to produce single bend glass. However, many manufacturers’ product often cannot match with the mold very well, and some glass has exceeded the standard requirements, resulting in installation difficulties. To solve this problem, REXI GLASS only use electric furnace that has a reasonable layout, to achieve local heating, and make the product placed in the same direction with the heating wire.
Double bend glass is commonly used as aquarium and counter, the biggest technical difficulty to produce double bend glass is the vertical bend, mold marks and other defects are prone to appear. Composite bend glass is also very common, such as spherical glass, turning arched walkway, glass sink, etc., this kind of bending operation requires a high level of technology, making accurate mold, and some requires very professional furnace.
Chinese constructional large-scale usage of it began in 1989, and increased year by year. According to statistics, there are more than 500 China hot bent glass manufactures enterprises with about 2000 glass furnaces, mainly for building and most of them are single-room furnaces. With the expansion of the home decoration market, the hot curve glass for furniture has also greatly increased. The market is unusually prosperous.