A new line of air rings from Future Design Inc., Mississauga, Ont., is designed give blown film processors the flexibility to add features and functionality as the application dictates.
Tailor-made for blown film lines, the SFXmagnus from Gneuss, Matthews, N.C. is said to offer a large filtration area, which allows blown film processors to incorporate more reclaim in their product.
Davis-Standard, Pawcatuck, Conn., and NO.EL srl of Italy have signed an exclusive agreement to jointly supply inline coreless stretch-film systems.
WEB EXCLUSIVE: A faster system with greater control and improved analysis of individual layer thicknesses in coextruded films—that’s what Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc., Wilmington, Mass., claims for its new blown film layflat gauging sys...
Newly formed Reifenhauser Kiefel, Danvers, Mass., has developed an air ring that provides two-directional cooling, meaning that air is directed upward to the air lips and downward to an additional air exit closer to the die.
Davis-Standard, LLC, Pawcatuck, Conn., has joined with Scantech Americas, Lansdowne, Va., to offer an X-ray transmission scanner for measuring sheet thickness.
New from Kundig International Inc., Grand Prairie, Texas, the K-300 Rotomat KT series of blown film thickness gauges rotates continuously in one direction, unlike conventional scanners.
Parkinson Technologies Inc., Woonsocket, R.I., teamed up with Solvay Solexis, Inc., Thorofare, N.J., to produce what’s believed to be the first biaxially oriented PVDF film.
The upgraded FG710S Infrared Film Thickness Gauge from NDC Infrared Engineering, Irwindale, Calif., is designed for high-precision measurement of basis weight or thickness of single- or multi-layer films with capabilities the supplier says were prev...