Ford got a heavy-duty glass

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Ford got a heavy-duty glass

The company Corning, which is known as the Creator of one of the strongest glasses for smartphones Gorilla Glass, created for the windshield of a pickup truck Ford F-150.

The car is one of the best selling models in the U.S., with most buyers use it as a working machine. Due to the fact that pickup trucks often operate off-road, the windshield almost instantly covered with chips and sometimes cracks.

Corning has decided to help the owners of pickups and created a replacement glass from your heavy-duty Gorilla Glass. It is made at a temperature of over 1000 degrees Celsius, and then subjected to chemical treatment. Thanks to this technology, the output is glass, which is 80 percent less prone to damage.

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Buy glass on the site Hyperfomance, and the company promises a two-year warranty against damage. This glass is $ 900. The factory glass will cost cheaper almost twice, but the life he will be much less, especially when operating off-road.

Windshield, Gorilla Glasses can already be installed on the Jeep Wrangler – the opportunity provided by the company Mopar. Is tempered glass, as in the case with the F-150, twice more expensive than usual – $ 550. And the GT supercar from Ford from the factory equipped with a heavy-duty glass.

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