New Products

  • Modular Web System

    February 1, 2005
    Isra Surface Vision has unveiled the new Smash Web System. The Isra Smash Web is a modular system that combines superior capability, speed and expandability. The open architecture allows the real-time inspection information to be interfaced with PLCs…


  • Non-contact Differential Speed Measurement System

    February 1, 2005
    New from Beta LaserMike is a non-contact differential speed measurement system with an easy-to-use solution that allows the manufacturer to measure the difference in speed at two different points in the manufacturing line. The system offers many bene…


  • Splice Detection Equipment

    February 1, 2005
    A full line of splice detection technology is available from machine vision and web inspection solution supplier Suzhou R.K.B. Opto-Electronics Machine Vision. R.K.B.’s splice detection technology detects abrupt changes in web material thicknes…


  • Filtration System

    November 30, -0001
    Polymer equipment manufacturer Gnuess, Matthews, NC, has introduced its improved filtration system, RSFgenius. The fully automatic melt filtration system permits finer filtration under constant processing conditions. Depend­ing on the material, f…


  • Gas Control Unit

    November 30, -0001
    PBI-Dansensor, Glen Rock, NJ, has introduced the Total Gas Control Unit, which allows coffee packagers to manage the entire gas purging and monitoring process in a single unit. A combination of on-line gas analysis, off-line spot test analysis, elect…


  • Durable Monofilament

    November 30, -0001
    Shakespeare Company, Columbia, SC, has introduced IsoTuff, a highly durable monofilament produced using a patented process that alters the surface properties of semi-crystalline polymers. The benefits of this structural enhancement includes increased…


  • Dual-Position Roll Stand

    November 30, -0001
    Westerly, RI-based Maxson Automatic Machinery Company has introduced its Dual Position Roll Stand, that is able to handle two rolls. Each position can lift a roll up to 84 inches in diameter and up to 7000 pounds at speeds up to 3000 feet per minute.…


  • Parts Inventory

    November 30, -0001
    Osprey Corporation, Atlanta, a manufacturer of process air filtration equipment and scrap reclaim systems now offers customers the option of ordering its complete spare parts inventory online at its web site www.ospreyfilters.com. The new site al…


  • Ultrasonic Welder

    November 30, -0001
    Westchester, PA-based Sonobond Ultrasonics is the recipient of the 2004 IDEA Equipment Award for its Ring­Master Filter Bag machine. The RingMaster is a specialized assembly system that ultrasonically attaches fleted filter media to rigid plastic…


  • Permeability Tester

    November 30, -0001
    PBI-Dansensor, Glen Rock, NJ, offers the LYSSY Water Vapor Permeability Tester for quick and accurate assessment of moisture barrier properties and increased reproducibility. Unlike the traditional cup test method in which ambient moisture and te…


  • Surface Treatment

    November 30, -0001
    Enercon, Milwaukee, WI, has introduced Plasma3, a proprietary atmospheric glow discharge surface treatment system for functionalizing narrow and wide nonwoven webs. The system can reportedly modify the entire fiber network of webs with dual-side trea…


  • Non-Chemical Sterilization

    November 30, -0001
    Cranbury, NJ-based E-Beam Services Inc., offers a non-chemical process for the bio-reduction and sterilization of nonwovens. This process permits manufacturers, packagers and distributors of wet and dry nonwoven sanitary products to assure and preser…


  • Roll Packaging

    November 30, -0001
    Elsner Engineering Works, Hanover, PA, has introduced its GS-4 High Speed Roll Packaging system for gift wrap papers and films. The system reportedly provides users with the ability to run metallized films at the same high production rates as pap…


  • Control Systems

    November 30, -0001
    Machine manufacturer Catbridge, Parsipanny, NJ, offers its CBM-1 Advanced Controls System that integrates the full range of machine controls into a single networking package.        The unit operates through a high…


  • Roll Changing Systems

    November 30, -0001
    Martin Automatic, Rockford, IL, has introduced two complete roll-changing systems for non-stop production on narrow web, roll-to-roll processes, the STS automatic turret butt splicer and the STR automatic turret rewind. Both are designed specifically…