Modern glass practice / by Samuel R. Scholes.

Title: 
Modern glass practice / by Samuel R. Scholes.
Author/Artist: 
Scholes, Samuel Ray, b. 1884.
Publisher: 
Chicago : Industrial Publications, 1952.
Description: 
312 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Edition: 
Rev. ed.
Format of Material: 
Books
Bib ID: 
98219
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Location: 
Secured Stacks
Call Number: 
TP857.S36 1952
Location: 
Stacks
Call Number: 
TP857.S36 1952
Notes: 
Includes index.
c. 2 Gift; Charles G. and Mary Lammon Nitsche; 2015
Contents: 
The glassy state --
Elementary chemistry for glassmaking --
The glass-making oxides --
Glass composition and crystalline phases --
Chemical composition of commercial glasses / Donald E. Sharp --
Raw materials --
Batches and calculations --
Handling and mixing raw materials --
Combustion and fuels --
Furnaces --
Viscosity --
The melting process --
The principles of glassworking --
Mechanical glassworking --
Strain and annealing --
Color ; Opal and alabaster glasses / H.H. Blau --
Decorative processes --
Mechanical properties of glass / Frank W. Preston --
Other physical properties --
Weathering and durability --
Testing glass and glassware --
Optical glass --
Defects in glassware --
Glasshouse refractories.