EPB-XLT™ External Press Bending System for Annealing Automotive Safety Glass

Glasstech’s EPB-XLT is an innovative, highly versatile glass bending system designed for the production of automotive windshields, backlights and sunroofs. The system satisfies the automotive OEM demand for larger sized complex part shapes with superior optical quality, while also meeting the glass processor's need for greater productivity, economical tooling, energy conservation and flexibility with a single system being capable of producing low stress laminated, semi-tempered or tempered monolith products.

Designed as an expandable system, the production capabilities of the EPB-XLT can easily meet production needs. The XLT system features an expanded loading area of 1600mm (63") x 2134mm (84").

Production capabilities vary with standard capacity, intermediate capacity and high capacity configurations available. Additionally, coated glass configurations are available to meet the increasing demand for processing high performance coatings.

Production Capabilities:

  • Tempered monolith backlites or sunroofs
  • Laminated semi-tempered backlites or sunroofs
  • Laminated windshields or low stress sunroofs
  • A facility dedicated to sunroof applications for either laminated low stress or semi-tempered sunroofs or monolith tempered sunroofs


EPB-L/T, XLT Brochure


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