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Glass Rod Manufacturers and Suppliers

IQS Directory provides an extensive list of glass rod manufacturers and suppliers. Utilize our website to review and source glass rod manufacturers with our easy-to-use features which allow you to locate glass rod companies that will design, engineer, and manufacture glass rods for your exact specifications. Our request for quote forms make it easy to connect with leading glass rod manufacturers. View company profiles, website links, locations, phone number, product videos, customer reviews, product specific news articles and other production information. We are a leading manufacturer directory who will connect you with the right manufacturers whether you are looking for optical glass, glass tubes, or borosilicate glass.

  • New Haven, IN 260-749-9614

    S & S fabricates precision, custom glass rods. Drawing on over 50 years of experience, we have the machining capabilities and technical background to resolve all your glass rod problems and fabricate new products of the highest quality. Visit our website to get a full rundown of our glass and quartz fabricating capabilities.

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  • Cambridge, ON 800-315-0387

    Glass cutting is a varied industry, and we have done it all for the past 50 years. We believe in manufacturing high quality glass rods that will exceed customer expectations every time. Our goal and mission has always been to ensure our customers are satisfied and will come to us with all of their glass needs.

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  • Port Jervis, NY 845-856-5375

    Gillinder Glass prides itself in engineering molded technical glass for tomorrow’s technology. Since 1861, we have been providing our customers superior glass products and glass fabrication services. Heat resistant glass is among our trusted products, which have served the marine, aircraft, industrial and landscaping industries in a variety of applications. Superior quality standards with ISO 9001:2015 certification. Contact Gillinder and let us meet all your glass needs today!

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  • Painesville Township, OH 440-639-6399

    Founded in 1990, Technical Glass Products is a fabricator of Fused Quartz Glassware. We maintain a broad inventory of labware, flat stock, rod and tubes in addition to providing custom fabrication using state of the art equipment to suit your needs. Our commitment to excellence has resulted in TGP becoming America’s fastest growing supplier of stock shapes and fabricated products in the industry.

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  • Willow Grove, PA 215-659-8400

    With over 40 years of experience, Specialty Glass Products specializes in glass fabrication and glass cutting of custom precision parts made from all types of glass, filter glass and quartz. Our strengths are in glass fabricating, miniature machining, thin lapping and polishing.

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Glass Rods

Glass rods are simply that, rods made from glass. Whereas glass tubes have a hollow center, glass rods are completely solid. These typically come in a cylindrical shape but are also offered in other shapes. While that may seem incredibly simple on the surface, there is a lot that goes into the making and selection of a glass rod for a specific application. In fact, they are found in a wide range of industries from consumer electronics to laboratories and other scientific fields. Glass rod manufacturers use a number of different methods in order to create the perfect product for a certain type of application, so finding a skilled glass rod manufacturer who specializes in your type of application is the best way to ensure that you receive the glass rod that you need.

There are a wide range of characteristics to consider when selecting the right glass rod for your application. The type of glass used to create the rod is probably the most important aspect to consider. There are many different types of glass, and each offers different properties and benefits. Borosilicate glass is the most common type of glass used to create glass rods due to its relatively high chemical resistance and low coefficient of thermal expansion, making it particularly resistant to thermal shock. This is the main reason for its common use in laboratory applications. For example, borosilicate glass rods are often used as stir sticks for mixing different chemicals. Other glass types include corrosion-resistant, silica, chemically-resistant, ultraviolet, and amber glass. These other glass materials offer different benefits, such as improved durability, optical properties, and resistances. Outside of scientific applications, glass rods can also be used for structural and decorative purposes. In the fabrication process, different compounds and pigments can be added to the glass to provide a variety of colors and other features, making these types of products an excellent and interesting decorative option. If you are planning on using your glass rods for visual or lighting applications, finding the appropriate transparency or opacity is also an important factor to keep in mind.

There are many different factors that come into play when deciding on the right glass rod, so the best way to ensure that you receive a glass rod that is perfect for your application is to work with a trusted and experienced glass rod manufacturer. With years of experience, they will be able to recommend the right type of glass rod for your application, and they can manufacture the glass to your specifications, guaranteeing that you receive the right solution for your glass needs.

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