Schiavo: Italian glass cutting technology, made simple

Schiavo’s PUMA automatic glass cutting tables are equipped with the best technological solutions

Schiavo’s PUMA automatic glass cutting tables, installed in glassworks worldwide, are equipped with the best technological solutions as standard. Schiavo also produces a successful line of manual service tables, which can either complete its automatic cutting tables or function as stand-alone breaking tables.

Thanks to years of experience in the production of automatic glass cutting tables, Schiavo is continuing to install its PUMA series in glassworks worldwide.
PUMA-S with hydraulic tilting table, or PUMA-SL with pneumatic loading arms automatic cutting tables for float glass from Schiavo are equipped with the best technological solutions, which in many machines of the same level are available only as optional equipment or installed only on top level machines, for example: high precision linear guide for cutting bridge movement and helical toothed rack, double high precision linear guide for cutting head movement, helical toothed rack and high precision gear motor.
The motors are digitally-controlled brushless motors by Yaskawa Electric and the electronic components are supplied by top brands, such as Siemens and Schneider Electric.
The CNC is supplied by a high-tech Italian company and the mechanic components are from Italian and German suppliers.
During the production process, every phase is carefully checked, from the sturdy steel structure to the flatness of the pane of glass, measured with optical instruments, to the final assembly, programming and thorough testing of the machine.
The optimization software is Perfect Cut, supplied by RO, which is very simple, fast and user-friendly, the best software available for reducing waste glass to the very minimum, among other features.
A key role in the success of the Schiavo cutting tables is the personalized remote assistance service free of charge for the first 12 months, this means a big plus for customers who don’t have immediate access to a highly specialized technician nearby and don’t want to wait for days or even weeks to get their cutting table working again, maybe for a simple software issue or an electronic configuration problem.
Another Schiavo strong point is flexibility: machines can be configured with any custom feature the customer desires and this means no long lead time or unreasonable costs.
Highly-technological solutions, more than 30 years of bknow-how in glass machinery, and Italian passion for excellent machines result is PUMA cutting tables key features: high accuracy, high speed, low noise, high reliability, low maintenance.
Schiavo also produces a successful line of manual service tables, which can either complete its automatic cutting tables or function as stand-alone breaking tables.
Reliability of Schiavo machines is confirmed by the long list of references of numerous glassworks in Europe, Middle East and South America that have chosen the PUMA series.
Many customers in the US have trusted Schiavo cutting tables and today they are fully-satisfied PUMA owners; Schiavo’s references in the US are widespread: from California to New York, from Nebraska to Oklahoma and more.
Schiavo will be at glasstec this October with its cutting tables, washing and milling machines and the wide range of glass-processing machines, all under the spotlight.