Switchable glass attracts shoppers

June 1990
Design News;6/11/90, Vol. 46 Issue 11, p49
Trade Publication
The article reports on Variliteâ„¢ Vision Panels, glass panels that change from frosted to clear and back again from Taliq Corp., Sunnyvale, CA. The window-size glass changes from transparent to translucent with the flick of a switch. A thin film coated with liquid crystal droplets in a crystalline form makes this possible. The film is laminated with polyvinyl butyral interlayers between panels of heat strengthened flat glass.


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