Types of Glass

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Address:
Bantry Glass & Glazing Ltd
Seafield,
Bantry,
Co. Cork
Ireland


Phone:
(027) 51132


Email:
info@bantryglass.ie

Picture Glass

We use only the highest quality glass in our work, tried and tested by experts in the industry. We know that everybody will have different requirements and priorities, some may need to protect artwork, others may need to allow as much light as possible to enter. If you are unsure what will suit, simply call us today, we can offer professional advice.

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Conservation Clear Glass

The Conservation Clear Glass offers the ultimate UV protection. We have all seen faded pictures, wallpaper in our homes. This is due to the harmful and damaging rays of the sun. The Conservation Clear Glass blocks 99% of UV light.

Features

  • Blocks 99% of light
  • Let’s in more than 89% of light
  • 2.5 mm glass
  • Protects against UV damage
  • 8% reflection
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Conservation Grade UV protection meets ISO 18902 and passes ISO 18916 by blocking at least 97% of UV energy

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UltraVue

UltraVue Glass provides anti-reflective properties on a white substrate. The glass provides 70% UV protection and the coating is almost invisible to the naked eye. Our team can supply and fit UltraVue glass in your home or business today.

Features

  • Blocks 70% of UV light
  • Allows more than 98.5% of light through
  • 20mm water white glass
  • Optical coating, which allows for true colour transmission
  • Less than 1% reflection
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Museum Glass

Museum Glass is the number one choice when it comes to protecting your artwork and keepsakes. We know that artwork can be extremely valuable – which is why you need to protect your assets as best you can. We can supply and fit Museum Glass of any size or shape, simply call us today.

Features

  • Blocks 99% of UV light
  • Allows more than 97% of light through
  • 2.5mm glass
  • Optical coating, allowing for true colour transmission
  • Less than 1% reflection
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Optium Museum Acrylic®

Trusted by the world’s most renowned museums, this state-of-the-art glazing boasts a virtually invisible anti-reflective coating allowing viewers to see the finest details in crystal clear color neutrality, while its UV-filtering, abrasion resistant acrylic, and anti-static coating offer uncompromising protection and preservation.

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Features

  • 99% UV Protection
  • Abrasion Resistance
  • Anti-Reflective
  • Anti-Static
  • Shatter Resistance & Safety

Applications

  • Framing or display cases for cultural heritage and fine art collections
  • Traveling exhibits
  • Static sensitive materials including textiles charcoals and pastels
  • Oversized works
  • Irreplaceable works of art
  • Shadowboxes for displaying objects, including family heirlooms or personal mementos
  • Framing for earthquake prone or high traffic areas where safety is a concern
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TruLife™ Acrylic

This revolutionary single-sided, anti-reflective, abrasion resistant acrylic, developed specifically for face/second surface mounting and direct printing on the substrate, delivers the highest-resolution viewing experience possible to truly reflect an artist’s vision, and nothing else. It captures the details with lifelike colors, incredible depth, and clarity to show photography and fine art as it was meant to be viewed.

Features

  • 99% UV Protection
  • Abrasion Resistance
  • Anti-Reflective
  • Anti-Static
  • Shatter Resistance & Safety

Applications

  • Face/Second Surface Mounting, Direct Printing of Fine Art Photographs and Digital Images, Exhibit Signage
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