New Products

  • Core Cutter System

    November 30, -0001
    Appleton Manufacturing has introduced the A400P Automatic Core Cutter system designed to cut both plastic and fiber cores. The A400P features a hydraulic-powered core feed and cutoff along with automated batch processing for optimum operating efficie…


  • Ahlstrom To Add Spunlace Line In Brazil, Dedicates U.S. Wipes Plant

    November 30, -0001
    A spunlace production line will be the first addition to Ahlstrom’s new plant in Paulinia, Brazil, which is currently being constructed. The new line will focus on products for the wipes market; the company is expected to participate in the bab…


  • Cutting Module

    November 30, -0001
    Conventional use of ultrasonic ground detect uses an electrical signal from the controller or generator to the anvil to detect the grounding of the sonotrode against the cutting anvil. This requires isolation of the anvil from the rest of the machine…


  • Gas Permeameter

    November 30, -0001
    The C-522 Gas Permeameter, developed by Porous Materials Inc. measures pressure difference and flow rates in the ranges recommended by ASTM. Resis­tance characteristics are computed from measured values. A number of characteristics of the acousti…


  • New U.S. Spunbond Line Onstream

    November 30, -0001
    United Nonwovens, LLC has started full-scale production operations at its Mobile, AL production facility. The product mix is focused on high quality, isotropic polyester spunbond substrates for durables markets and also targets a variety of niche mar…


  • WideArray Edge Detector

    November 30, -0001
    Thread-up chains add ease of use to converting lines; however, they often interfere with edge detectors used for web guiding. As more converting processes switch to center justification of the material, avoiding thread-up chains has become even more…


  • Tension Controllers

    November 30, -0001
    Hardy Instruments, a leader in the process control industry, has introduced a line of tension control products. This product line includes Hardy's new closed-loop Tension Controller, which provides precision control over both unwinding and rewinding…


  • Manufacturing Sensor

    November 30, -0001
    Cognex Corporation's Checker 101 is a simple-to-use and inexpensive sensor that can visually detect the presence or absence of components during the manufacturing process. Checking for the presence or absence of multiple items is one of the most freq…


  • Film-Coated Fabrics

    November 30, -0001
    Thin film-coated fabrics and flexible materials are produced for a broad range of industrial and consumer  applications by Techni-Met. Coated and metallized wovens, nonwovens, polymeric films and other  flexible substrate materials offer pr…


  • Edge Detectors

    November 30, -0001
    New WideArray edge detectors from AccuWeb automatically detect web edges passing within its detection range up to 18.4 inches wide. When positioned on opposite sides of the web in a center-guiding mode, the WideArray’s detection range is double…


  • Specialty Elastomers

    November 30, -0001
    ExxonMobil Chemical’s high melt-flow-rate (MFR) grades of Vistamaxx specialty elastomers are designed to meet the needs of nonwovens converters using meltblown technology. Vistamaxx is a revolutionary product platform derived from the company's…


  • Thermoplastic Elastomer

    November 30, -0001
    Advanced Elastomer Systems (AES), an affiliate of ExxonMobil Chemical Company, has developed a softer thermoplastic elastomer (TPE) that delivers the outstanding performance of a fully vulcanized elastomer, along with the softness and favorable aesth…


  • Color Vision Sensor

    November 30, -0001
    Cognex’s In-Sight 5100C color vision sensor and In-Sight 5101 High Sight 5100C are designed to perform a wide range of color inspection tasks in a number of major industries including  automotives to identify motor camshafts by color. The…


  • Laser Bar Code Verifiers

    November 30, -0001
    BST Pro Mark has introduced two new laser bar code verification systems, the LS100 and the LS200. Both were designed to meet the converting market’s need for in-line bar code verification and reporting at a reasonable price. The new products we…


  • Adhesive Technologies

    November 30, -0001
    New functional adhesive technologies are available from Adhesives Research. These functional adhesives, tapes, coatings, films and carrier systems can be used in food safety and homeland security applications to ensure the security of products consum…