Products

General Glass Equipment Company has been an innovator in the manufacturing of glassmaking equipment for over 80 years. Our systems are built to meet the rugged industrial standards of the glass manufacturing industry worldwide.

Features such as the simplified, sealed doghouse design of our Stationary and Oscillating Batch Chargers help reduce construction cost, fluctuation in furnace pressure and reduce heat loss resulting in increased profitability. Our Batch Master II Control System is designed to provide "green" solutions, reducing plant emissions and decreasing costs. To learn more about our high performance products, their features, benefits and options, click on the brochure links below.


Product List

Batch Master II Control Systems

Stationary Batch Charger

Oscillating Batch Charger

Screw Type Batch Chargers

Automatic Batch Wetting Feeders

Glass Level Detector

 

Batch Master II Control Systems

Your key to top productivity and a better bottom line

The hallmark of General Glass Equipment is Batch Master II, an integrated batch control system designed and manufactured to provide continuous uptime.

The BMII System was originally developed to operate effectively in the rugged industrial glass manufacturing environment. General Glass has refined and updated the system to meet increased regulatory requirements to ensure product quality. With the BMII, every phase of production can be precisely recorded and documented, from raw output to the final product. Click here to read the product PDF and to learn more.

Stationary Batch Charger

The industry standard – improved with technology

General Glass combines decades of experience and expertise to offer a state-of-the-art Stationary Batch Charger – updated to incorporate technological advancements never before available.

Regarded as the standard of the industry, the Ganaglass Stationary Batch Charger has been improved with a mature design and exacting details to provide superior performance in either conventional or customized models. Click here to read the product PDF and to learn more.

Oscillating Batch Charger

Low Profile – High Performance

Designed and built to be the most rugged and long lasting charger available on the market today, General Glass’ Oscillating Batch Charger incorporates the turntable within the fixed base of the charger to provide utmost flexibility in directional batch charging.

The Ganaglass Oscillating Batch Charger integrates key features of the company’s stationary charger to promote improved sealing of the doghouse, reduced wear and ease of service. Click here to read the product PDF and to learn more.

Screw Type Batch Chargers

Rugged – Reliable – Resourceful

High performance and dependable service are assured with the General Glass Screw Type Batch Charger which is designed to feed glass batch to the furnace melter.

Compatible with all dry batch charging applications, this unit features heavy duty construction throughout, from bearings to motors to gear reducers. Even in the most demanding furnace operation, the weld fabricated construction results in precise, reliable processing for a wide range of batch formulas. Click here to read the product PDF and to learn more.

Automatic Batch Wetting Feeders

Your profit partner in production

The General Glass Hydra-Mix Blending and Conveying System is acknowledged as the industry leader in batch wetting and blending processes. Serving many well-known glassmakers worldwide, the Hydra-Mix is a complete, automatic and ruggedly built system.

The Hydra-Mix is composed of three main sections: the drive section, the conveying section and the blending section. The newly introduced drive section utilizes a TEFC, Super E Motor with a belt drive connection to a shaft mounted speed reducer to provide torque to the drive shaft. The drive belt and sheaves are enclosed for safety with a removable cage for easy maintenance. Click here to read the product PDF and to learn more.

Glass Level Detector

Performing multiple tasks – Precisely!

The General Glass Equipment Company GTI Auto-Level Glass Level Detector combines state-of-the-art computer technology with a proven method of non-contact glass level measurement to assure precise continuous monitoring of the glass surface to +/-0.001" (0.025mm).

Since General Glass first introduced the detector in the 1980s, it has been significantly refined to provide easier installation, operation and maintenance while adding features to improve accuracy and enhanced control. In essence, it’s a detector – a recorder – a controller…and possibly more. Click here to read the product PDF and to learn more.