Don’t Forget the Resin

If you have ever browsed shop.glasweld.com to check out our extensive types of resins, you may have asked yourself this question: Why? As in, why does GlasWeld have so many different types of resin? Aren’t they all basically the same? Perhaps the easiest way of answering this is by mentioning that no two windshield damages are the same. And no …

LEDs are cool

If you use GlasWeld windshield repair products, you know the high quality repairs that our tools produce. A successful windshield repair requires removing all of the air and completely filling the damage with resin, and then completely curing the resin with ultra violet light. These three steps are absolutely essential for a successful repair. Even if all the air has …

GlasWeld Returns as a Platinum Sponsor at Auto Glass Week 2015

GlasWeld celebrates excellence in glass repair as a ten-time platinum sponsor of the GlasWeld Windshield Repair Olympics in honor of Walt Gorman. “We are proud to once again sponsor the Windshield Olympics, which features the highest caliber technicians, utilizing the highest quality tools to display their craft,” says Seth Schuepbach, GlasWeld’s general manager. The annual event draws a global attendee …

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  In the May/June issue of the GlasWeld Reflections newsletter, you’ll find industry news, tech tips, and product information for windshield, headlight, and glass scratch restoration. Plus, don’t miss the special offers and money-saving coupon inside! Download your copy now.

Home Remedy Repair: Bug Spray

Can Bug Spray Restore Cloudy Headlights? DIY, or do-it-yourself, projects are a great way to save money and achieve projects independently. In the glass, headlight and windshield industry, we commonly see trends of home remedies that people find to be effective, but really, how effective are they? We’ve been seeing more and more videos on social media portraying the “positive results” …

Customer Spotlight: G&L Windshield Repair

Company name: G&L Windshield Repair Owners: Lynda Folck, Glen Folck Jr. and Glen Folck III City/State: Whiteford, MD Website: www.glwindshieldrepair.com Number of years in business: 27 years How did you choose GlasWeld? After researching other windshield repair companies such as Novus, which was a franchise, we found GlasWeld to be the most affordable and cooperative. We bought the kit and …

Why we love the Polishing Compound

Lets face it, glass scratch happens. Whether it’s mishandling to production issues, or normal everyday use, glass scratch is inevitable. However, the solution is clear. Our commitment to fixing damaged glass is as strong as it was 33 years ago. Our polishing compound is a key element to successful glass scratch removal. Used with the Gforce tool, heat and friction …

Customer Spotlight: Clearview Automotive

Thank you, Stephen Iozzia, for being a loyal customer and sharing your experience with our headlight repair tools. 1. How did you get into headlight repair?   Being an automotive technician for over 30 years, I’ve noticed plastic headlight lenses oxidize over time so I thought this would be a great service to offer.  2. How has Gclear changed your …

Extend The Life of Your Seals

Injector seals that are working properly are vital for successful quality repairs, so it is important to understand when you should change the seals and how can you make the seals last as long as possible. Some of the things that shorten the life of your seals are lack of or infrequency of maintenance to the equipment, using inferior resins or …

What is ProVac Technology?

Patented ProVac technology is something you will find in all of the GlasWeld Injectors. In a nutshell it refers to the ability to pull a strong vacuum, but also sustain it while injecting resin. Most windshield repair systems employ either a screw thread system or a basic vacuum system. In either case, the vacuum is lost when injecting resin with …