August 2nd, 2016

Davis-Standard to Promote Global Advantage™ at K 2016


Davis-Standard, LLC will exhibit the depth of its Global Advantage™ in extrusion and converting technology during K 2016 in Düsseldorf in Hall 16, Booth A43. Technology being shown includes examples of extruder, feedscrew, die, unwind, and control system advancements as well as the company’s innovative dsX™ technology and extensive aftermarket capabilities. As an added benefit, Davis-Standard’s team will host visitors at ER-WE-PA’s Erkrath facility for equipment demonstrations. Following are highlights from Davis-Standard’s K display:

Extruder with QSE Adapter – This 3.5-inch (90mm) extruder has preferred features such as computer-designed feedscrews, electrical barrel heating with air-cooling for each zone, and simplified electrical installation. Mounted on the extruder will be a QSE (Quick Screw Exchange) adapter for fast screw changes without disturbing the downstream melt path.

High Speed Film & Foil Unwind – Designed for thin substrates, this two-position turret unwind is designed for an 800 meter-per-minute splice speed for sensitive webs such as aluminum foil at 6 µm. Unique splice unit controls and safety standards create excellent reliability for high-speed splicing of complex webs.

Feedscrew and Die Displays – Davis-Standard is a global leader in feedscrews and die designs for improved processing efficiency. Multiple feedscrew designs and finishes will be shown in the booth at the K Show, as well as a seven-layer die stand from Davis-Standard’s Gloucester Engineering product line. Also being promoted will be the new die rebuild services offered by Davis-Standard Limited in the United Kingdom.

dsX™ Technology – This popular line of extrusion coating, cast film and blown film equipment offers processors advantages in price, performance and delivery. Each system is engineered for greater up-time, increased productivity and reduced waste, and backed by Davis-Standard’s 24/7 global support network.

Aftermarket Capabilities – Davis-Standard’s ability to service equipment for nearly every extrusion and converting application, including non Davis-Standard brands, is one of the company’s greatest advantages. This includes an extensive spare parts inventory, timely 24/7-customer service, global technical capabilities rebuild and retrofit services.

For customers interested in visiting Erkrath, Davis-Standard will offer transportation to and from the Düsseldorf Fairgrounds. The transportation schedule will be available at the show. ER-WE-PA will demonstrate new horizontal winding technology and discuss extrusion equipment for a variety of applications. Customers will also learn more about Davis-Standard’s regional service team for the European market, which provides customers with a quick response by service technicians and a large stock of available spare parts. Service and support for Davis-Standard’s line of control systems enables customers to upgrade PLC, drive and mechanical systems on thousands of existing installations, including non Davis-Standard brands.

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