GED Introduces GEN 2.5 Intercept Warm Edge Spacer Technology Machine at GlassBuild America

Twinsburg, OH — GED Integrated Solutions, Inc. (GED) will showcase its newest innovation, the GEN 2.5 Intercept® machine in Exhibit #2865 at GlassBuild America September 16-18, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.

The GEN 2.5 Intercept is GED’s next generation of the proven Intercept technology compliment to the i-3 Intercept System and replaces GED’s GEN I and GEN II Systems.

The GEN 2.5 Intercept comes standard Intercept ULTRA-ThinPlate® compatible, which increases productivity and is capable of switching materials on-the-fly. A new state-of-the-art Control System affords operator and maintenance familiarity and includes Windows 7, WinIG 4/5 compatibility; signifiant hardware/cable reduction and improved/remote diagnostics. Additionally, the new GEN 2.5 offers improved coil feed and handling; the Gen 3 Corner Crimper; position width clamping with anti-drift monitoring for consistent quality production and quick-release tooling for reduced maintenance time.

With the GEN 2.5 Intercept, one machine allows you to use multiple metal and sealant options, including DSE, or produce single-seal or dual-seal units. The automatic application of desiccated matrix material ensures maximum performance.

As part of GED’s complete line of glass and vinyl window fabrication equipment and software, the GEN 2.5 Intercept is backed by the company’s leading training and support services. For more information, contact GED at 330-963-5402 or visit

About GED Integrated Solutions

GED Integrated Solutions is a worldwide supplier of fully integrated insulating glass and vinyl window and door fabrication systems and the pioneer of the revolutionary Intercept® i-3 Warm Edge spacer frame production system. The company’s i-3 platform works with its LeanNet communications software to integrate every facet of a plant’s operation, increasing IG quality and production volumes and profits while decreasing operating costs and material wastage. GED’s commitment to innovation that addresses its customers’ needs is evidenced by the fact that 18 of the top 20 window and door manufacturers utilize GED’s equipment and software solutions.