What is the most popular obscure glass?

What is the most popular obscure glass?

satin glass
Perhaps the most common sort of obscure glass is satin glass. Which has been chemically treated to stop it from being transparent, while still allowing light through. Immediately distinctive with its smooth, frosted appearance, satin glass is a versatile and popular form of obscure glass.

What does Minster glass look like?

The Minster pattern is created with small dents repeated all over the glass panel. The size of the dents are around the size of the edge of your finger tip. This glass pattern is very popular for traditional Stained Glass patterns such as 1930s designs or Georigian and Victorian Leaded Glass patterns.

What is Level 3 obscure glass?

Taffeta – Level 3 Obscurity Offering a medium level of privacy. Clock face partially obscured.

Is Stippolyte glass modern?

The Stippolyte effect is a very small knit dimpled effect and is a great pattern for modern designs or even Victorian style Stained Glass patterns. The pattern has a slightly rough texture on one side of the glass and an almost flat surface on the other.

Can you see through obscure glass at night?

Obscure glass allows you to lower the visibility through a glass panel. Opaque glass sits right down at the very extreme end of that scale, and leaves the glass completely impossible to see through.

What is the difference between frosted glass and obscure glass?

What is the difference between frosted glass and obscure glass? Obscure glass is a category name for any glass type that offers some level of a reduction in transparency. Frosted glass offer this ability to reduce visibility through the glass and is distinguished by its white opaque frosting.

Who owns Pilkington Glass?

Nippon Sheet Glass
Pilkington/Parent organizations

What is Flemish glass?

Flemish glass has the look of hand-blown glass. It slightly distorts the view and allows light to shine through while also providing an obscured view. Flemish is not a privacy glass, but rather a decorative textured glass.

What type of glass is used in bathroom windows?

Frosted glass
Frosted glass is created by the process of sandblasting or acid etching which leads to creation of a glass surface that is translucent and hazy. This makes frosted glass the ideal material for bathroom windows and partitions, and even shower enclosures!

What is Contora glass?

Contora – Pilkington Glass Pilkington Contora textured glass provides level 4 privacy (med/high obscuration) and is a well-established design suitable for use in doors and windows. Available in 4mm Annealed and 4mm Toughened. Orientation may affect the appearance of the glass when in situ.

Is Stippolyte glass good?

A stippolyte glass design is ideal for bathroom privacy, but will also work effectively on doors, windows and other rooms where privacy is desirable.

Can reeded glass be Toughened?

Narrow Reeded can still be toughened as a Grade A safety product, but it will be of a non-standard thickness and should be identified as such or identified as a glass thickness based on its minimum thickness.

Is Minster glass good for privacy?

The obscurity level of Minster glass is high so it is a great choice when privacy is important. The Minster pattern is created with small dents repeated all over the glass panel. The size of the dents are around the size of the edge of your finger tip.

What is Minster textured glass?

Pilkington Minster textured glass provides level 2 privacy (low obscuration) and is a well-established design. It is suitable for use in doors and windows and is available in 4mm Annealed and 4mm Toughened.

What is obscure glass?

Which has been chemically treated to stop it from being transparent, while still allowing light through. Immediately distinctive with its smooth, frosted appearance, satin glass is a versatile and popular form of obscure glass. How is obscure glass made?

Why choose Everest obscure glass for privacy?

At Everest, we provide a range of obscure glass for privacy, available with many frosted, decorative options and pattern designs. What is obscure glass? This type of glass is one that reduces the level of visibility through the pane.