Simco-Ion, Industrial Group

2257 North Penn Rd.
Hatfield, PA 19440 US

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Illinois Tool Works

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Company Profile

Simco-Ion, the world's largest manufacturer of static control products, has been providing solutions to electrostatic problems in a wide range of industries since 1936.

Reduce contamination, increase yields and keep your customers happy with custom static control solutions only from Simco-Ion and Teknek.

Since 1936, Simco-Ion has creatively solved electrostatic problems in the plastics industry.

As Seen In Plastics Technology

FILM EXTRUSION: Powerful Narrow Web Cleaner
Easy-to-install unit can be used even on thin films.

Static Charging Bar and Charging Generator Combine
Space-saving solution for many applications, including in-mold labeling.

Simco Changes Name After 75 Years
Simco-Ion, an ITW Company, is the new name of static-control equipment provider Simco Industrial, Hatfield, Pa.

NPE 2009 News Flash
Injection MoldingHybrid Press Has Electric ClampNew injection presses that combine servo-electric and hydraulic movements to achieve high performance with energy efficiency will be discussed by Arburg Inc., Newington, Conn.

Novel Electrostatic Charging Monitor

Novel Electrostatic Charging Monitor
WEB EXCLUSIVE Using patent-pending technology, a new monitor reportedly provides a visual display of operating conditions of an ionizer.

Take Total Control of Web Static
WEB EXCLUSIVE A novel static-control system that features a newly designed narrow-web profile static bar and microprocessor-controlled and monitored power supply is said to put users in “total control” of static electricity.

Zap Static on Parts
Avoid static shocks to workers and charges that attract dirt onto parts with a new static-control system that can be installed on a machine in the mold ejection area or over partscollection and delivery tubs.

Autobar’s Super Light Injection Molding

Rigid Packaging Goes Lighter, Thinner With Microcellular Foam
Molding higher volumes of a rigid thin-wall part typically means going to a larger press for increased injection and clamping capacity.

Project team

Learning to Master In-Mold Labeling
As in-mold labeling, or IML, attracts a growing following among U.S. molders, some are finding that mastering a complex new technology is no small task.

Sumitomo’s SE-HS

What to See at NPE 2006: Injection Molding
Energy-saving all-electric machines will continue to be a big draw at NPE, where new designs or upgraded models will be found in virtually every press maker’s booth.

SIMCO Industrial Static Control introduces the NEW TrueAC Power Supply
The NEW TrueAC (patent pending) is the only self-monitoring AC power supply available for static control equipment.

Using a Static Charge During Injection
The use of IML (In-Mold Labeling) in the injection molding process provides significant advantages for the manufacturer or marketer of the product as well as the end user.

SIMCO Introduces the NEW FMX-003 Electrostatic Fieldmeter
The FMX-003 fieldmeter is a compact electrostatic fieldmeter used for locating and measuring static charges.

NEW PerforMAX 3 is the most advanced static control system available
The NEW PerforMAX 3 is the most advanced static control system available for monitoring static neutralizing performance.

SIMCO Industrial Static Control's Conveyostat Static Neutralizers Help Maintain Plant Operations without Costly Interrup
Hatfield, Pennsylvania - SIMCO Industrial Static Control’s Conveyostat Static Neutralizers are designed to improve operations by preventing jams, plugs, nesting of materials, de-mixing and other problems resulting from static charge buildup in conveying systems.Equipped with static neutralizing bars, Conveyostat units neutralize the static charge buildup on conveyed material, cyclones and containers so that plant/equipment operations can be maintained without costly interruptions.

Turnkey IML system

In-Mold Labeling Catching on in North America
Already a familiar sight on European store shelves, the eye-catching appeal of "IML" is gaining traction among North American injection molders. The latest tooling and automation designs can handle the higher volumes needed here.

IML used on toys

In-Mold Labeling: Electrostatics Are the Way to Go
Applying a static charge to hold the label in the injection mold eliminates the need for vacuum ports that addsignificantly to the cost of making and maintaining the tool.

Product Categories of Simco-Ion, Industrial Group

Air Knife Equipment
Bag-making Machinery
Clean Rooms and Components
Cleaning Systems for Plastics Parts
Dust Removal Equipment
Electrostatic Charging Equipment
Labeling Equipment--In-Mold
Labeling Equipment--Out-of-Mold
Mold Components
Other Testing/Analysis Equipment
Static-eliminating Equipment
Web Cleaning Equipment

Trade Names

Teknek Americas