New Products

  • Knife Section

    October 3, 2005
    CM2 Engineering debuts its high quality, flex-cut knife section. This innovation provides customer benefits such as inexpensive disposable blades, no necessary adjustments, reduced downtime and low operation costs. 800-743-5966 cm_squared@msn.com…


  • Hygienic Textile

    October 3, 2005
    The Bioactive collection from Dyckhoff contains soft terry toweling bed covers, pillows and sheets made of 48% Trevira Bioactive and 52% cotton. The bedding products are available in several colors: pale yellow, pale blue, terra cotta, cream and whit…


  • Video Web Inspection System

    October 3, 2005
    BST Pro Mark is introducing a video web inspection system, the PROScan 3000. With the incorporation of the company's unique virtual repeat technology, the PROScan 3000 is able to allow the operator to see the entire print repeat in thumbnail images,…


  • Airlaid Needleloom

    October 3, 2005
    This line is comprised of the LaRoche Airlay feeding an A50R Asselin needle­loom. With a fully removable bedplate and dust extraction below the bedplate, the needleloom is specially suited for recycled and natural fibers. This LaRoche technology…


  • Bonding Machine

    October 3, 2005
    Sonobond Ultrasonics has created an ultrasonic bonding machine designed to satisfy the growing demand for comfortable and fashionable lingerie and intimate apparel. The new EdgeBanding machine uses Sonobond's exclusive Softseam process to produce sea…


  • Staple Fiber

    October 3, 2005
    Rhodia Polyamide has introduced new Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS) staple fibers based on Ticona's Fortron PPS polymer. Polyphenylene Sulfide (PPS) is a high-temperature resin that offers an excellent combination of thermal, mechanical and chemical resi…


  • Pulling Machine

    October 3, 2005
    Laroche has expanded its range of products by offering the Exel pulling machine, which is dedicated to the recycling of textile wastes into fibers for spinning or nonwovens industries. The Exel is a medium-sized machine de­signed for high quality…


  • Elastic Nonwoven

    October 3, 2005
    BASF's new technology—Ellastollan thermoplastic polyurethanes (TPU)—is designed to benefit today's elastic nonwovens market where achieving the right elasticity often involves mechanical manipulation (i.e. the insertion of elastic bands o…


  • Reusable Underlay

    October 3, 2005
    Dyckhoff has extended its range of Trevira Bioactive textiles to include reusable underlays for beds. Composed of four layers, the underlay is breathable, watertight and impermeable to urine and blood. It can absorb liquids up to 480 ml/m2. Customers…


  • Needled Felt Material

    October 3, 2005
    New from Bouckaert Industrial Textiles is Tuffelt, a unique new needled felt material made of both synthetic and natural fibers. Featuring superior tensile strength, the low weight fabric has a standard weight of 10 ounces per square yard with a thic…


  • Trial Software

    August 31, 2005
    Cognex has announced the availability of free CheckerTM trial software that can be downloaded with the latest Checker version 1.3 release. The trial software lets anyone experience the power and simplicity of Checker, a simple-to-use and inexpensive…


  • Improved Product Performance and Reduced Adhesive Usage

    August 31, 2005
    The new Universal CF nozzles from Nordson Corporation deliver consistent hot melt adhesive spray coverage, high bond strengths and low-add on rates. These nozzles are equipped with 12 orifices to uniformly distribute air, which stabilizes adhesive pa…


  • Permeability Testing

    August 31, 2005
    PBI-Dansensor has introduced a manometric gas permeability tester, the L100-5000, which measures the permeability of almost any common gas or gas mixture through films and foils. Typical gases measured include air, oxygen, nitrogen, carbon dioxide, h…


  • Flame-Retardant Textile Coatings

    August 31, 2005
    BASF and Schill + Seilacher have developed new flame-retardant formulations for BASF's Lurapret textile coatings. As a result, the coatings can slow down or even prevent the spread of fire, minimizing the injury that fire can inflict on people and th…


  • Specialty Fibers For Nonwovens Applications

    August 31, 2005
    The Germany-based manufacturer of viscose fibers Kelheim Fibres GmbH has released the trilobal fiber Galaxy within the nonwovens industry. Galaxy has previously been known for its role in the production of raw materials for the feminine hygiene indus…