Cylinder glass

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sheet glass made by blowing the glass in the form of a cylinder which is then split longitudinally, opened out, and flattened.

See also: Cylinder, Glass

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They take glass from ovens, blow it by mouths outside the ovens, reheat it and then shape it in cylinder glass that is finally made flat inside traditional machines.
This patent relates to the method of manufacture of preforms with a soot based core rod, such as Vapor Axial Deposition (VAD) and synthetic overclad cylinder glass to provide low water peak fiber performance.
Net a bargain and pop flowers in Woolworths' cylinder glass vase, pounds 5, decorated with butterflies.