Glass level sensing and control systems

A range of glass level sensing and control systems from basic level sensors to fully integrated stand alone control systems to meet each individual furnace and production requirements.

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  • System consists of probe block with platinum alloy pins and control or indication unit, connected to single phase power supply
  • Designed for installation in a furnace working end, distributor or forehearth
  • System operation not affected by changes in glass temperature or composition
  • Various refractory material grades available to suit a wide range of glass types
  • Real time glass level information
  • Accurate to 0.1mm
  • Simple and easy to install
  • No moving parts
  • No water or air cooling required
  • Minimal maintenance
  • No on site calibration required

Glass Types

  • Soda Lime
  • Borosilicates
  • Fluoride Opal
  • Potassium Barium
  • TFT
  • CRT
  • Ceramic
  • Lead Crystal
  • Crystalline
  • Container
  • Tableware
  • Lighting
  • Ovenware
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Automotive
  • Glass Wool
  • Fibre Glass
  • Tubing
  • Insulator

Glass Level Sensor

  • Sensing unit designed to interface with existing glass level control system
  • Output signals of 0-20mA, 4-20mA, 0-5V or 0-10V are provided
  • Special interconnection cable included
  • Proven installation techniques allow system to be installed during operation where suitable refractory construction exists

Glass Level Controller

  • Free standing control system
  • PLC based PID block offers full glass level control
  • Touch screen HMI display with historical trending
  • Output signals of 0-5v and 4-20mA are provided
  • Output to existing vibratory feeder or screw charger
  • Automatic and manual control options
  • Latest versions compatible with existing Electroglass Glass Level probe blocks

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4 Brunel Road, Manor Trading Estate,
Benfleet, Essex, SS7 4PS, England