Autoclave lamination is the method of choice in the glass industry. The process is well understood and it delivers the desired results. But vacuum lamination, the common method in the solar industry to laminate solar panels, can also be used to laminate glass with perfect results. Vacuum lamination comes with numerous advantages.
The German company Steinbach has developed a new type of vacuum bag that is featuring a robust reusable seal. Steinbach uses its own silicon material, which is manufactured following strict quality control guidelines. The bags are available in all sizes. They are made to order and include the breather sheet and a valve.