Male and Female Full-contact Window Press-bending Molds for General Motors Automobiles

Object Name: 
Male and Female Full-contact Window Press-bending Molds for General Motors Automobiles

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Object Name: 
Male and Female Full-contact Window Press-bending Molds for General Motors Automobiles
Accession Number: 
99.8.11
Dimensions: 
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Location: 
Not 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: 
Primary Description: 
Male and Female Pressing Rings for First Generation Windshield Press.