It is especially suited for medium and large-sized shaped glass from various markets such as automotive, solar, appliance, furniture, architectural, etc. The standard machine, is a three axis machine, with a linear, ball screw-driven, glass support table axis, a linear, ball screw-driven spindle axis, and a rotary coolant guard axis. The two main axes work together via the CNC system to provide a 2D path to grind virtually any shape. The rotary coolant guard axis rotates the coolant guard to orient the slot to the grind point. There are various options for the glass support table: a fixed vacuum chuck, a vacuum-cup array, and adjustable vacuum cups.