Patent Number: 6,165,589

Title: Process for manufacturing sheets and surfaces of articles with a decoration of lenticular dots or small glass cylinders, equipment and product

Abstract: Glass elements, particularly small cylinders of Venetian-type glass, are arranged on a basic sheet or flat surface (10) by means of a grid tool (20) and possibly a masking implement (30) or a plurality of masking implements, to selectively mask part of the holes in the grid. The sheet of glass with small cylinders resting on it is then subjected to heating, at temperatures between 400 and 1100 .degree. C. Sheets or articles are provided with lenticular drops or small cylinders in one or more colors that can be used for ornamental purposes and interior decoration are obtained.

Inventors: Calvanella; Marco (06066 Piegaro, IT)

Assignee:

International Classification: B44C 1/00 (20060101); B44C 5/00 (20060101); B44F 1/00 (20060101); B44C 5/04 (20060101); B44C 1/28 (20060101); B44F 1/06 (20060101); B44C 5/08 (20060101); C03C 17/02 (20060101); C03C 17/00 (20060101); B32B 017/00 ()

Expiration Date: 12/26/2017