Glass Audio Stands and Racks are just that, audio furniture that makes use of glass as a building material. In most cases the glass is used for design to reduce vibration, and is pure looking and aesthetically pleasing. Typically glass is used as shelving or as a door on an glass audio cabinet. Overall, glass audio racks are beautiful pieces of furniture that are perfect for displaying electronics. Read More
Most glass used as shelving is thermally or chemically tempered, meaning it has been strengthened in order to support more weight, and also will shatter into small crumbs, which is makes it safe. Tempered glass is also sometimes referred to as toughened. Every weight bearing shelf regardless of material, should be rated to hold a specified weight by the manufacturer.
Glass audio stands usually make use of vibration dampeners, which have nothing to do with the use of glass. Dampeners should be considered by owners of high end electronics, especially turntables, which have a susceptibility to vibration.