Danner process

noun
Dan·​ner process | \ ˈdanə(r)-\

Definition of Danner process

: a process for producing glass cane or tubing by continuous drawing from a rotating refractory cylinder, the diameter of the tubing being determined by the pressure of air passed through the center of the cylinder, the temperature of the glass, and the drawing speed

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History and Etymology for Danner process

after Edward Danner †1952 American inventor

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