Female Pressing Ring for Full-contact Window Press-bending Molds for General Motors Automobiles

Object Name: 
Female Pressing Ring for Full-contact Window Press-bending Molds for General Motors Automobiles

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Object Name: 
Female Pressing Ring for Full-contact Window Press-bending Molds for General Motors Automobiles
Accession Number: 
99.8.11 B
Dimensions: 
Overall H: 43.2 cm, W: 198.1 cm, D: 106.7 cm
Location: 
On Display
Date: 
1991
Credit Line: 
Gift of Libbey Owens Ford Co.
Web Description: 
Press-bent windshields are heated on their way to the mold. After being bent, each windshield leaves the mold, making way for the next. Today's press-bending process is so precise that windshields made separately have the perfect fit needed for lamination.
Provenance: 
Libbey Owens Ford, Source
1990
to
1999
Material: 
Inscription: 
CUSTOMERS/PART NO. GMO/PART NO. 2073 9421 W/S/PART NO./CHG CHG DATE PLT 3/IL NO. 3/425/IBM 000 00-04/DESCRIPTION: PR/APPROVED BY C-69 OLDS DATE 9-8-90
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Primary Description: 
Female Pressing Ring for Full-contact Window Press-bending Molds for General Motors Automobiles. Metal, fiberglass stockingette.