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Optimizing Your Line for PPE Sheet Applications
The new COVID-19 reality has placed PPE products front and center! PPE devices such as face shields are critical in protecting healthcare and other essential workers from viral airborne particulates. These shields, made from FDA approved clear plastic sheets, have not only proven their worth during the pandemic but are used in several other industrial … Continue reading "Optimizing Your Line for PPE Sheet Applications"
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Extrusion Coating Pros for Adhesive Lamination Structures
Do you ever wonder what the advantages are switching from adhesive lamination to extrusion coating? In this blog, we’ll cover benefits and the factors that influence the switch to extrusion coating as well as typical product structures.
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What to Look for in an Air Ring – Blown Film Series Part IV
Next up in our blown film blog series, we discuss what to look for in an air ring to increase productivity and film quality.
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Necessities for Coiling and Reeling Extruded Tubing
Selecting the right coiling and reeling technology for your extrusion tubing application is essential. Here are a few tips to ensure the best possible outcome for coiling and reeling your extruded tubing.
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Fabric Coating Design Factors for a Booming Market
As the fabric coating segment continues to evolve, processors should be prepared to take advantage of opportunities ahead. This blog covers key machine design considerations to ensure quality products and flexibility for growth.
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Best Practices to Keep the Cleanroom “Clean”
In this blog, we highlight best practices to achieve strict cleanroom standards with regard to equipment construction, surface treatments and extruder design features.
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Medical Tubing Solutions for Maximum ROI
Medical tubing applications continue to evolve while also playing a vital role in the delivery of quality healthcare worldwide. In this blog, we will cover some of the ways to plan ahead to achieve maximum ROI.
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What to Look for in a Blown Film Die – Blown Film Series Part III
In this third blog post of our blown film series, Laura Martin, Director of Blown Film Technology at Brampton Engineering, discusses different blown film dies and selection considerations to ensure your blown film line has the die type best suited for your process.
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Liquid Coating & Laminating Tips | Part II
In the last blog, we provided tips to help establish a baseline for application requirements and provided information on coater selection and coating formulations. In this blog, we’ll take that a step further by looking at the types of liquid coating substrates and characteristics, substrate surface tension/corona treatment guidelines and dryer selection.
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Liquid Coating & Laminating Tips | Part I
The first step in building a world-class liquid coating line is properly defining the application. In this blog, we provide tips to help establish a baseline as well as information on coater selection and coating formulations.
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