New Products


  • Face Mask Machine

    At the end of September, Mathec delivered its first complete automatic ma­chine for the production of FFP2 face masks against bird flu (flat mask, type “duck beak” shape). The Thuasne group (a global supplier in narrow elastic textile…
    12.19.06

  • Spooling Line

    Calemard’s latest spooling line, Gemini II, is designed for narrow and fragile products. It uses a numerical traverse winder, driven by a new generation of PLC allowing an individual control of each spooling unit. High flexibility in handled pr…
    12.19.06

  • Unwinder

    Independent Machine Company has in­tro­duced the latest innovation in spooling equipment. . . Unspooling with  Spool-Mate, the first low cost,  dri­ven spool unwind with closed loop tension control.  The growing popularity…
    12.19.06

  • Sheeter

    Maxson Automatic Machinery Company has introduced a sheeter that converts webs of multi-ply vinyl laminations into master parts, which are vacuum formed into door panels, dashboards, headliners and floor panels for the automotives industry. Using dua…
    12.19.06

  • Knife Holder

    Dienes has developed a knife holder with clamping featuring a new German in­dustrial design. The advantage of this innovation is that knife holders in longitudinal slitting machines equipped with this clamping system can be interchanged quickly a…
    12.19.06

  • Wipes

    Dual Purpose Automatic Wipe Folding Machine

    Elsner's ZFV-1-20 fully automatic wet and dry wipe folder offers the ultimate in flexibility and versatility thanks to the ZFV-1-20's ability to switch easily from wet or dry products whenever needed. Products such as cosmetic wipes, baby wipes, floo…
    12.19.06

  • Resins

    GE Plastics has launched Extem thermoplastic polyimide (TPI) resins, a new family of amorphous polymers that provide exceptional performance, while elimi­nating the drawbacks of semi-crystalline materials, imidized thermosets and competitive amor…
    12.19.06

  • Antimicrobial Technology

    Dow Reichold Specialty Latex has developed novel technologies to produce emulsion polymers offering a range of antimicrobial functionality. The company is currently evaluating various end use applications that would benefit from the performance-enhan…
    11.16.06

  • Winder Take-Up

    Now available from Standard Mill Machinery Corporation is the new SMM914 Single Spindle Take-up with the capability of twisting one end.  This equipment has up to a six-inch traverse. It will wind onto tubes, spools or taper end packages and com…
    11.16.06

  • Water-Resistant Coatings

    Michelman, a leading global manufacturer of performance-enhancing coatings for the paperboard and corrugated box industry, announces the availability of its VaporCoat series of water resistant coatings. VaporCoat 2200R, VaporCoat 1500 and VaporCoat 3…
    11.16.06

  • Hot Melt Adhesives and Coatings

    Wisdom Adhesives, a mid-sized adhesives manufacturer in North America, has installed a new hot melt adhesive and coating production line at its Elgin, IL corporate headquarters and manufacturing facility. Designed to produce specialized and customize…
    11.16.06

  • Roll Stand Tension Design

    Maxson Automatic Machinery Co­mpany has incorporated a proportional type tension control system into its roll stand design to allow for automatic brake compensation as the roll decreases in diameter. The device eliminates the need to thread the w…
    11.16.06

  • Fibers

    Color and Additive Masterbatches

    Americhem supplies color and additive masterbatches to the manmade fibers industry. Since 1986, the company has offered a diverse color and additives product line for virtually every synthetic fiber application, particularly the solution dyed nylon c…
    11.16.06

  • Apparel

    Dyes For Organic Cotton

    In response to growing consumer interest in organic products, Huntsman is offering a range of dyes and chemicals approved for use with organic cotton. An increasing number of textile mills along with textile brands and retailers are developing and pr…
    11.16.06

  • Construction

    Flame Retardant

    Huntsman's Textile Effects business segment has launched a new flame retardant for polyester and cotton and their blends. Combining high performance with cost effectiveness, Flovan CWF leaves treated textiles with a soft hand. The product, for which…
    10.20.06

  • Meltblown

    Filter Media

    Sandler’s sawascreen fine filter series is available with a laminated pre-filter. The progressive fiber combination from coarse to fine helps to ensure uniform dust absorption. Voluminous, needle­punched polyester nonwovens and the lower-pr…
    10.20.06

  • Composite

    High Bonding Copolyester

    The association of German automotive manufactures (VDA), has created a standard, VDA 278, governing the testing of VOC and fogging values (FOG). The values of the complete multi-layer laminates are decisive. The emissions from the adhesives are also…
    10.20.06

  • Helpline

    The Dienes Group has established a service helpline for all engineering questions on industrial slitting. The number of the Dienes Service Helpline is 49-2206-605905. The helpline will be operational around the clock, 365 days a year. 49-2206-605905…
    10.20.06

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    Adhesive Melters

    VersaBlue XN Series adhesive melters from Nordson Corporation dispense up to two different hot melt adhesives and offer holding capacities of 50, 100 and 200 liters. Coupled with a range of pump sizes and PLC system control choices, VersaBlue XN melt…
    10.20.06

  • Apparel

    Silicone Coatings

    Huntsman’s Textile Effects business segment has launched a new range of high-performance silicone coating products. Dicrylan S, W and C polymers are de­signed for technical textiles and other high-performance applications, including buildin…
    10.20.06