Archive for the ‘Bent Glass’ Category
Custom made replacement glass for antique cabinet door. No matter the shape, the size or the type of glass, if it was made I can make it. I can make bubble glass, bent glass, curved glass, crown glass up to 4 feet by 8 feet. I also have old glass. Many times I bend old glass in order to maintain value.
It goes by many names. I don’t care what you call it. I can make it. They send antique doors for me to make replacement glass from around the world. It’s been called bent glass, bubble glass, crown glass, curved glass and slumped glass.
Antique Bent Glass Door, Double Bend Glass , Crown Glass Door, Compound Bent Glass, Antique Bent Glass,Sunday, May 8th, 2011 Posted in Antique Glass Repair, Bent Glass | Comments Off on Antique Bent Glass Door, Double Bend Glass , Crown Glass Door, Compound Bent Glass, Antique Bent Glass,
The email reads “I have a door to an antique cabinet and it needs glass can you help” ? Its a bent glass but its not a radius. Yes I can make a custom bent glass for the door. It’s called
double bend , camel back, or bubble glass and every one is a different profile . I can make a custom mold to fit the profile of the door . This door has a beautiful inlay design made from wood.
Bruening Glass Works makes the complex bends that other companies can’t .
Replacing the broken glass restores the value of this piece. Now when it comes to auction in New York City it will demand top dollar.
We can bend single strength glass, double strength glass 3/16 “inch glass, 1/4 “inch glass, 3/8 “inch glass, 1/2 “inch glass,and 3/4 “inch glass. Custom bent glass is our specialty . We can bend any shape.
Replacement bent glass for a new light fixture .We were faced with the challenge of repairing this broken bent flashed glass panel . We were able to make a custom mold from the origanal and successfully bent a new piece and happily ship it back to the costomer. The cuved glass was not a true radius and the glass was white flashed with a forsted ( sand blasted ) texture. See below for the photos.
We were challenged by the client to fix this priceless Crown Bubble or Bent Glass piece. We were able to successfully replace broken glass. We custom made a mold to slump the glass because the unusual shape of the frame. Bent oval glass is common, however, this octagon shape is very rare.