New Products

  • Cleaning Devices

    January 9, 2006
    Maxson Automatic has introduced cleaning devices that enhance slit and cross cut quality when sheeting pressure sensitive materials or other laminates where adhesive build-up on blades is likely. The design is straightforward to adjust and simple to…


  • Pressure Transmitters

    January 9, 2006
    Dynisco Instruments has introduced a new line of pressure transmitters with Foundation Fieldbus capability. The three new models featured are: FFX2242, a thread-mounted pressure and temperature transmitter for processing applications, designed for us…


  • Full-Color Brochure

    January 9, 2006
    Linpac Materials Handling has produced a new, eight-page, full-color brochure featuring its high quality Ropak reusable container systems in a variety of applications. The Linpac General Industry Solutions brochure details the company’s wide ra…


  • Festoon

    January 9, 2006
    Maxson Automatic Machinery Company has introduced a festoon that allows inline sheeters to closely match the speed of down line processes, thereby maintaining accurate sheet length. The system provides a closed-loop tension control for the roll stand…


  • Traverse Winder

    January 9, 2006
    Independent Machine Co. has developed a system for slitting and traverse winding PSA tapes and foam. The new 20-inch-wide system includes a double supported unwind for supply rolls to 48 inches OD with auto edge guide and programmable tension control…


  • Splicers

    January 9, 2006
    A pharmaceutical packager recently benefited from Martin Automatic’s machinery. The company wanted to increase throughput on an existing filling line by running non-stop. It was not a high speed line—less than 50 fpm—but the manual…


  • Resin For Spunbond Nonwovens

    January 9, 2006
    Basell has developed a new resin, Moplen RP1669, which adds a soft touch and cloth-like feel to nonwoven materials for hygienic, personal care and medical apparel applications. Moplen RP1669 is an innovative copolymer based on Basell’s state-of…


  • Dual-Knife Rotary Cutter

    January 9, 2006
    Maxson Automatic Machinery has introduced an affordable sheeter model offering dual knife rotary cutter technology to printing and converting operations. The design employs a high speed cutter outfitted with a delivery system that includes a reject g…


  • Force Gauge

    January 9, 2006
    The Chatillion  DFE Series from Ametek Test & Calibration Instruments is a compact, easy-to-use force gauge designed for economy applications without compromising functionality. The new DFE Series features two models and seven capacities eac…


  • Trilobal Fiber

    December 8, 2005
    Viscose manufacturer Kelheim Fibres GmbH is a leading producer of speciality fibers for the nonwovens industry. With its trilobal Galaxy fiber it is the largest supplier worldwide for tampon fibers. Just recently Kelheim has added Viloft nonwoven to…


  • Butt Splicer

    December 8, 2005
    Martin Automatic has introduced the MBNT butt splicer for narrow web label converting and flexible package printing. The patented rolling shear splice unit guarantees a clean cut, no overlap and a tight bond. For applications requiring tape on both s…


  • Specialty Valve Unit

    December 8, 2005
    Designed to meet the specific needs of circuit design applications, a series of specialty valve products has been developed by Mead Fluid Dynamics, Inc. In addition, these products can be modified for other specific applications. This range of produc…


  • Vision Sensor Software

    December 8, 2005
    Cognex Corporation now offers new software for its In-Sight vision sensors. The new software improves workflow, eases integration and speeds deployment of vision sensors on the factory floor. In-Sight Explorer 3.1 now features the familiar Microsoft…


  • Membrane Selection Guide

    December 8, 2005
    A membrane selection guide is now available from Millipore. The easy-to-use chart for microporous filter materials features a performance characteristics table highlighting pertinent performance criteria for the company's broad range of mixed cellulo…


  • Web Expander Roll

    December 8, 2005
    Webex now offers the Expander Roll, a unique web handling roller that uses stretchable, elastic cords on the roll face to remove web wrinkles. As the roll turns with the traveling web, specially engineered cams stretch the surface cords in contact wi…