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Roger A Allaire, Harry E Menegus, Bruce H Raeder, Harrie J Stevens: Method and apparatus for breaking brittle materials. Corning Incorporated, Robert L Carlson, July 7, 1998: US05776220 (127 worldwide citation)

A glass breaking system is provided for breaking large sheets of glass into small sheets, in which a laser beam having an elongated beam spot shape, with a largest dimension which is at least 20 mm, more preferably at least 30 mm, and most preferably at least 40 mm, is moved across a glass sheet to ...


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James A Ariglio, Harry Menegus: Method and apparatus for breaking brittle materials. Corning Incorporated, Robert L Carlson, October 27, 1998: US05826772 (98 worldwide citation)

A system for breaking large sheets of brittle material such as glass into smaller sheets, in which at least one laser is moved across a sheet of brittle material having two major surfaces to form two vent cracks in the sheet, a first vent crack in a first path on one side of the sheet and a second v ...


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Ariglio James A, Menegus Harry: Method and apparatus for breaking brittle materials. Corning, June 17, 1998: EP0847317-A1 (1 worldwide citation)

A system for breaking large sheets of brittle material such as glass into smaller sheets, in which at least one laser is moved across a sheet of brittle material having two major surfaces to form two vent cracks in the sheet, a first vent crack in a first path on one side of the sheet and a second v ...


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Ariglio James A, Menegus Harry: Method and apparatus for breaking brittle materials. Corning Incorporated, HERZFELD Alexander R, March 6, 1997: WO/1997/007927

A system for breaking large sheets of brittle material, such as glass, into smaller sheets, in which one laser (16) is moved across a glass sheet (10) having two major surfaces (11) to form two vent cracks (19, 19a) in the glass sheet (10); a first vent crack (19) in a first path on one side of the ...