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Applications, Layers, and Equipment – Blown Film Series Part I
                        In the world of plastic films, there is a myriad of different applications that require carefully designed structures with between one and 11 layers of resin. Davis-Standard and its subsidiary Brampton Engineering offer a full range of blown film equipment and associated downstream … Continue reading "Applications, Layers, and Equipment – Blown Film Series Part I"
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10 Tips for Safe Processing
Good safety practices are essential in keeping employees injury-free on the job, reducing downtime, and maximizing daily productivity and efficiency. Here are our top 10 tips for safe processing.
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Starting 2020 Right!
In this blog, we’ve provided a checklist to ensure your extruder is primed for peak performance. Here are the 10 extruder components we suggest checking as part of a healthy maintenance plan.
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Winding Series Blog #5 | Pros and Cons of In-line Slitting
Take advantage of the pros of in-line slitting with the 5th blog of our winding series!
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Winding Series Blog #4 | Part II of “The Art of Winding Good Rolls”
In this blog, we’ll discuss the advantages and disadvantages of the three basic winding processes used for winding web materials. These are center winding, surface winding and a combination of center-surface winding.
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Winding Series Blog #3 | Part I of “The Art of Winding Good Rolls”
The ability to wind good rolls on a consistent basis is a challenge for every winder operator. It is truly an art! This blog covers the importance of roll density and application of “TNT” principles in winding good rolls.
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Productivity Requirements for Continuous Unwinding and Splicing | Winding Series #2
To meet today’s productivity requirements for continuous unwinding and splicing operations, it is important to understand the components of a splicer operation. Optimizing each component is critical to improving splicing efficiency and total productivity.
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Meeting Productivity and Profitability Challenges in Winding | Winding Series #1
In the first Winding series, we offer 5 tips to simplify the winding process, boost profitability and ship quality rolls. Ultimately it all begins with technology!
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Networking and Educational Gold at K2019
The K Fair is a gold mine when it comes to networking and educational opportunities. Here are our top resources for connecting with peers and gaining industry knowledge.
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Resources to Thrive at K2019
As with any trade show, but especially with K, you must plan, plan, plan. Our K show experts have compiled a list of 10 resources to help you maximize your time and eliminate unnecessary headaches.
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