Production Process

cutting
Cutting:
  • Automated straight cutting in 2 axes (x and y)
  • Shape cutting by CNC program
  • Water jet cutting
grinding
Grinding:
  • Double edge grinding
    (e.g. dubbed corners)
  • Shape grinding
    (e.g. complex shapes)
drilling
Drilling:

  • Typical diameter: 3.5 - 300mm
  • Various hole configurations and forms
  • Semi & fully automated processes
printing
Printing:
  • Hugh variety of color compositions
  • Each print requires an extra screen and printing process
  • Minimum line thickness: 0.3 mm
  • Minimum spot diameter: 0.5 mm
  • Thickness of a single print layer:
    10-20 µm
tempering & bending
Source: Markus Nikot
Tempering and Bending:
  • All products are thermally toughened using SCHOTT tempering techniques
  • Ceramic colors are fixed during this process
  • Bending is also available
Contact
SCHOTT Gemtron, Sweetwater TN
615 Highway 68
Sweetwater, TN 37874
USA
E-Mail to SCHOTT+1 (0) 423 337 3522
News, Exhibitions & Events
05.
March
Exhibition Euroshop, Dusseldorf, Germany, 03-05 to 03-09-2017
13.
December
Exhibition Algae Europe, Madrid, Spain, 12-13 to 12-15-2016