Slumping

Slumping

Slumping

The process of reheating a blank until it becomes soft and gradually flows under its own weight over or into a former mold and eventually assumes the shape of the mold. Soda-lime glass becomes soft at about 1110°F (600°C). Slumping is also known as sagging.

Alternate Spellings: 
slump
slumped
slumps
sagged
Term Variations: 
Sagging
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