Sapphire AR Protect™

Sapphire AR Protect™ is the highest quality, virtually invisible glass which offers the best UV protection along with physical safety solution. In case of breakage, Sapphire AR Protect™ remains attached to the laminating foil. Because of its durability and ease of handling, Sapphire AR Protect™ is the preferred anti-reflective glass by the world’s leading designers and architects

THIS SAPPHIRE™ PRODUCT HAS THE FOLLOWING FEATURES AND BENEFITS:

  • NO REFLECTION – less than 0.5% pers surface
  • IMPROVED TRANSMISSION – up to 98%
  • SHATTER RESISTANT
  • EASY TO CLEAN AND ABRASION RESISTANT – meets ISO standards
  • NEUTRAL COLORS IN REFLECTION AND NO COLOR SHIFT UNDER AN ANGLE
  • SUITABLE FOR POST PROCESSING
  • HIGH DURABILITY AND LONG LIFETIME OF THE COATING

References (Architecture)

  • Singapore ZOO in Singapore
  • Hugo Boss store in Madrid, Spain
  • Porsche design store in Munich, Germany
  • Dior stores in Chicago, USA
  • Botanic Garden in Berlin, Germany

* – Institutions listed above, are for informational purposes only and do not imply endorsement of any products by the institutions or their employees.

References (Museums)

  • Louvre Museum in Paris, France
  • The Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • The King Abdul-Aziz Museum in Dhahran, Saudi Arabia
  • Al Diriyah Museum in Diriyah, Saudi Arabia
  • The Forbidden City in Beijing, China
  • Imperial War Museum in London, UK
  • Hubei Provincial museum in Wuhan, China
  • National Palace Museum in Taipei, Taiwan
  • The State Hermitage Museum in St. Petersburg, Russia
  • The Prado Museum in Madrid, Spain
  • National Gallery in London, UK
  • The Summer Palace in Beijing, China
  • The Vatican Museums in Vatican City, Vatican
  • The Gemeentemuseum Den Haag in The Hague, The Netherlands
  • The Pinacoteca do Estado Museum in Sao Paulo, Brasil
  • Louis Vuitton Foundation in Paris, France
  • The National Museum in Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
  • The State Tretyakov Gallery in Moscow, Russia
  • National Gallery Singapore, Singapore

* – Institutions listed above, are for informational purposes only and do not imply endorsement of any products by the institutions or their employees.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Glass substrate Thickness, mm Maximum size, mm Reflection Transmission UV-protection
Sapphire AR PROTECT™ Pre-laminated Low-iron 4.4, 6.4, 8.8, 9.5, 10.8, 11.5, 12.8, 13.5 2250×3210 <1% ~98% up to 100%
  • For other glass thickness please contact us at sales@groglass.com
  • UV protection is calculated as an average UV light blocking capability in 280-380 nm spectral region
  • The values are calculated for 4mm thick glass, based on the Standard DIN EN 410
  • For additional technical documentation please follow this link http://www.groglass.com/documents.

Applications (Architecture)

  • Architectural interiors
  • Facades
  • Shop fronts
  • Museums
  • Panoramic restaurants
  • Showrooms
  • Luxury commercial decoration
  • Stadiums/arenas
  • Historical preservation
  • Waiting rooms
  • Display windows
  • Cash dispensers
  • Petrol stations
  • Display cases
  • Balustrades
  • Store fixtures
  • Lobbies
  • Foyers
  • TV and recording studios
  • Observation rooms
  • Display units
  • Internal partitions
  • Interpreter / sound booths
  • Zoos and aquariums
  • Terrariums and vivariums
  • Airports
  • Control towers
  • Bulletproof windows
  • Applications (Museums)
  • Artwork
  • Balustrades
  • Display cases
  • Display windows
  • Historical Preservation
  • Museum shwocases
  • Showrooms

Artglass AR 92™

Choose Artglass AR 92™ to achieve an outstanding clarity with its capability to transmit ~98% of light and to gain a conservation grade UV protection* of ~92%. Artglass AR 92™ will make you forget about green tint and optical distortion. Moreover, the anti-reflective coating reduces unwanted reflections to less than 1%, in the meantime it is scratch resistant and very easy to clean. It can be cut and glazed from either side.

This Artglass™ product has the following features and benefits:

  • NO REFLECTION
  • IMPROVED TRANSMISSION
  • EASY TO CLEAN AND SCRATCH-RESISTANT
  • NEUTRAL COLORS IN REFLECTION AND NO COLOR SHIFT UNDER AN ANGLE
  • EASY TO PROCESS TO YOUR SPECIFICATIONS
  • HIGH DURABILITY AND LONG LIFETIME OF THE COATING
  • PASSES PHOTOGRAPHIC ACTIVITY TEST (PAT) ISO 18916

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Reflection Transmission UV-protection Thickness, mm
Artglass AR 70™ <1% >99% >70% 2-3
Artglass AR 92™ <1% >98% ~92% 2-3
Artglass AR 99™ ~1% ~97% ~99% 2.5
Artglass 99™ ~8% ~89% ~99% 2
Artglass AR 99 Protect™ <1% ~98% up to 100% 4.4-6.4
  • Up to 2250x3210mm big sheets are available, while most popular are the cut-sizes, e.g., 1000x1600mm; 1200x1600mm and 1219x2050mm.
  • Sheets in standard inch sizes are also available, e.g., 24”x36”, 32″x40″ and others.
  • UV protection is calculated as an average UV light blocking capability in 280-380 nm spectral region.
  • For other glass thickness please contact us at sales@groglass.com
  • The values are calculated for 2mm thick glass, based on the Standard DIN EN 410
  • For additional technical documentation please follow this link http://www.groglass.com/documents

Applications

  • Picture Framing
  • Custom Framing
  • Conservation Framing
  • 3D Object Framing
  • Glass Printing*

*On 1 side coated product

Sapphire AR UV™

By applying our UV blocking Anti-Reflective coating, we have created the highest possible light Transmission % combined with a 90% UV block to prevent insects from being attracted to the glass. In addition, we are also able to guarantee a smoother surface for much easier handling and processing.

This Sapphire product has the following features and benefits:

  • IMPROVED TRANSMISSION
  • NO REFLECTION
  • VARIOUS POCESSING POSSIBILITIES
  • ABRASION RESISTANT AND EASY TO CLEAN
  • HIGH DURABILITY AND LONG LIFETIME OF THE COATING

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Substrate Thickness, mm Maximum Size, mm Light Transmission Light Reflection (per side)
Low-iron 2-4 2250×3210 ~98% <0.5%

For other glass thickness please contact us at sales@groglass.com

For additional technical documentation please follow this link http://www.groglass.com/documents

Sapphire AR™ (Lighting)

Sapphire™ coating on glass for lighting applications provides the highest light transmission to save energy.

This Sapphire™ product has the following features and benefits:

  • NO REFLECTION
  • IMPROVED TRANSMISSION
  • EASY TO ADAPT
  • VARIOUS POCESSING POSSIBILITIES
  • ABRASION RESISTANT AND EASY TO CLEAN
  • HIGH DURABILITY AND LONG LIFETIME OF THE COATING

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

Substrate Thickness, mm Maximum Size, mm Light Transmission Light Reflection (per side)
Low-iron 1-12 2250×3210  up to 99% ~0.5%
  • For other glass thickness please contact us at sales@groglass.com
  • For additional technical documentation please follow this link.