Features & benefits

Our technical team can help to design, modify and reverse engineer to your specification.

R Baker (Electrical) Ltd have extensive experience with float glass technology which has allowed us to work on very large projects, supporting some of the biggest glass names in the industry. Fives Stein, NSG (Pilkington Glass), and Saint Gobain Glass are among the companies we maintain close ties with across the world.

Our float glass carriage range

Along with linear motors our team also manufactures the associated equipment for the linear motor process; this includes the trolleys and carriages to support 6 or 12 pole linear motors. Our technical team can help to design or modify carriage designs to your specification. All our manufactured equipment can be supplied with full working drawings, component lists and written instructions in any language.

Linear motor range

  • Manufacture and repair
  • 6 and 12 pole float glass linear motor
  • With or without control panels
  • Moveable standing linear motors
  • De-drosser linear motors
  • L and T shaped float glass linear motors
  • Angled water cooled beams
  • Chassis mounted linear motors
  • Chassis mounted linear motors
  • Tailor specifications to your exact requirements

Case studies

Float glass linear motors

R Baker (Electrical) Ltd has built a strong relationship over 33 years with Pilkington Glass that has enabled us to develop an enviable knowledge of the glass industry. Our engineering team have been tasked with the development and manufacture of float glass linear motor equipment, including control panels and transformers. In the last 33 years we have manufactured 6 and 12 pole linear motors which have been installed all over the world.

Worldwide service

We’ve enjoyed a long relationship with Saint Gobain Glass, manufacturing and providing repairs for the full range of linear motors and control units. Our engineering team offer Saint Gobain Glass a bespoke service to ensure the equipment will meet the requirements for each specific site around the world.

Features & benefits

  • Competitive prices
  • Extensive experience
  • Short lead times with competitive prices
  • Robust and durable construction
  • Bespoke solutions with technical advice
  • Wide range of input and output voltages available

Product overview

Sectors Glass

Enclosure Up to IP66

Location Worldwide service