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Fletcher’s Matched Component Technology

Fletcher’s designs and manufactures pillar post in over 150 different configurations to meet specific requirements for a host of float plants and glass fabricators. For selecting the proper pillar post, click on the tab below.

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Pillar Post Performance Features
  • Made from hardened steel
  • Easy to remove and replace
  • Extremely durable
  • Pillar posts available to accept ATF and M1 wheel holders, wheel/axle keeper assembly and pre-assembled plastic and metal wheel units
  • Adaptable to popular OEM Glass Cutting Machinery - Bottero, Grenzebach, Billco, Bystronic, GED, Bando and Ianua
  • Apply to any scoring application, including self-centering & self-aligning
  • Available with or without oil lines
  • Custom design services available
Selecting a Pillar Post

MACHINE TYPE - Ba (Bando); Bav (Bavelloni); Bi (Billco); BO (Bottero); By (Bystronic); GED (GED); Gl (Glaston); Gr (Grenzebach); He (Hegla); Li (Lisec); Ol (Olbricht); Ta (Tamglass); OTH (other)

BORE O.D. - Measurement in inches or mm of INSIDE Diameter of machine OR Post OUTSIDE Diameter (0.760”, 0.623”) ; NA if unsure

LENGTH -
Length of Post needed

OFFSET -
Distance from wheel centerline to post centerline Standards: 0.080” (2.0 mm) - Pattern Cutting 0.125” (3.2 mm) - Faster Straight Line Cut (Sitter Bridge) 0.250” (6.4 mm) - Faster Straight Line Cut (Float Line Cross Cut)

SWIVEL TYPE -
Allows cutting head to travel with least amount of resistance. Standards: 9° ; 18° (normal cutting) ; 90° shape cutting; 360° shape cutting) Self Aligning (SA) OR Self Centering (SC)

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Sales & Technical Documents
Selection Guide
for Automated
Glass Cutting
Angle I.D.
Fletcher's Exclusive
Component Packaging

Pillar Posts &
Wheel Holder
Technology

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Principles of

Glass Cutting
(White Paper)
 


Hand-Held Glass

Cutting Basics
 


Fletcher's

Convenient
Packaging
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