Textile Industry Products

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Transportation Industry Products

Canvas Experts Wins MFA Award of Excellence

April 25, 2016

Canvas Experts, of Ocean City, Maryland, was honored by the Marine Fabricators Association (MFA) with an Award of Excellence for Rigid Enclosures. Designer Michael Varga and fabricator Victor Albino used Safety Components' innovative BreakWater X™ in their winning installation. When Varga and Albino came upon Brenda Lou, an Albemarle 330 Express, they found the original enclosure was... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Round Knife Cutters/Slitters handle composites, textiles.

April 6, 2016

Electric round knife cutter, TASW12M, handles composite materials and soft materials up to 2 in. Torque produced by 350 W motor, combined with knife&#39;s RPM, allows cutting of rubber- and plastic-based material. Also available, TADD120DT direct-drive, bidirectional slitter consists of electric, 3-phase round knife (8-sided, 120 mm) cutter for high-speed technical textile and composite cutting. Pushbutton knife-edge sharpening on both models takes <10 sec and does not require knife removal. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Textile Industry Products

Jacket Length Smocks feature anti-static design.

April 1, 2016

Featuring set-in style sleeves, V-neck, and stainless steel snaps, SCS Smocks create Faraday Cage around torso and arms to protect ESD susceptible items from electrostatic fields generated by charges on clothing. Lightweight dissipative material is made from texturized polyester and minimum of 9% carbon nylon monofilament. Smocks meet requirement for Groundable Static Control Garment System per ANSI/ESD S20.20 required limit of <3.5 x 107 &Omega; Rtg tested per ANSI/ESD STM2.1 and ESD TR53. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Industrial Vacuum System cleans narrow web machines.

March 9, 2016

Installed onto open web in most narrow web presses and machinery, including those running thin films, V-Force 30 includes non-contact cleaning hood with active static neutralizing bars, ducting kit, and self-contained Air Control System. Latter consists of all-in-one blow-off, vacuum, and collector support cabinet. Clam-shell hood design incorporates optimized air management chamber that balances high-velocity air agitation curtain with dual vacuum slots. Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Fire-Resistant Hoverboard Bag stops thermal runaway flames.

March 3, 2016

Used during charging/storage of any hoverboard or scooter device powered by Li-ion battery, HoverCover&trade; prevents (when completely sealed and secured) spreading of fire by containing resulting flames and explosions after power source overheats and spontaneously combusts &ndash; known as thermal runaway. Construction is of Z-Block&trade; fire-resistant fabric, which passes U.S. and international testing standards: ASTM D6413, ASTM E-84, ASTM F955, FAR 25 Appendix F Part III and IV, and BSS 7239. Read More

Electronic Components & Devices, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Sonobond Ultrasonics Enters Incontinence Market

March 2, 2016

SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machines Help Manufacturers Produce Leak-Proof Seams in Underwear Used for Bedwetting Protection WEST CHESTER, Pennsylvania – Sonobond Ultrasonics announced today that its SeamMaster® High Profile Ultrasonic Sewing Machines are being used to help assemble children’s underwear used for bedwetting protection. Several dozen machines have been... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Knit Polyester Backlit Fabric yields vibrant illuminated graphics.

February 25, 2016

Available in widths to 122 in., Supernova is engineered to produce illuminated graphics for display in retail and expo markets. This REACH-compliant, knitted, polyester backlit fabric yields color consistency, image sharpness, and color vibrancy while also meeting NFPA 701 FR specifications. Attributes support various ink compatibility options, including dye sub direct, dye sub transfer, UV, and latex.<br /> Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Textile Industry Products

DiloGroup at IDEA 2016, Boston, USA, Booth 1526 May 3-5, 2016

February 23, 2016

Dilo is the leading equipment supplier of complete lines for staple fibre nonwoven fabric production. The most recent machine concepts from DiloGroup companies DiloTemafa, DiloSpinnbau and DiloMachines will be promoted with the emphasis on new equipment components which improve product quality and increase line capacity. DiloTemafa has introduced versions of the Baltromix bale opener and... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Textile Industry Products

Tablecloth Fabric suits retail and expo displays.

January 21, 2016

Part of Direct Print Textile line, Tablecloth Fabric Pro is made of 100% polyester fabric with soft hand and sleek drape. Wrinkle-resistant product makes eye-catching tablecloths and is suitable for printing various retail displays, expo backdrops, banners, and popup displays. Available in widths to 126 in., Tablecloth Fabric Pro meets NFPA 701 FR specifications and provides options in ink compatibility including Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, UV, and Latex. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Brand Color Recognition Takes Golf Sponsorship to the Next Level

December 14, 2015

Brand Color Recognition Takes Golf Sponsorship to the Next Level The prestige and visibility of PGA events have long-attracted prominent sponsors whose branding in turn shapes the face of PGA tournaments. Increasingly, however, corporate stakeholders demand the greatest bang for their buck when considering investment in sponsorship, prompting tournament directors to think outside of the box... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Portable Tools, Textile Industry Products

Cardinal Round Knives - Improved Production Facility Reduces Lead Times

December 4, 2015

Eastman Cardinal® round knives are proudly manufactured in the USA. Eastman recently invested in the Buffalo, New York production facility to increase capacity and decrease lead-times. Lead-times for most round knife cutters is approximately 5-7 business days. The manufacturing facility enhancements have also increased the quality and precision of this equipment, especially in terms of the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Textile Industry Products

Horizontal Slitter Rewinder serves high-volume operations.

November 25, 2015

Suited for label slitting, inspection, and rewinding, HSI slitter rewinder has end-to-end servo control design and employs Rotoflex URC 2.0 control system with menu-driven UI that lets operators monitor all functions from one screen. Features include 330 and 440 mm web widths, 1,000 fpm running speed, and extra-large inspection table as well as ergonomic, 37 in. high editing area. Slitting module is designed for accessibility, and web path is straightforward. Various options are available. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Technical Fabric Weathermax 80 Earns US Patent

November 4, 2015

In acknowledgement of its innovative and one-of-a-kind technical outdoor fabric, Safety Components was awarded US patent 9,121,131 on WeatherMAX 80. The versatile performance material is widely used in a broad range of industries. The company holds a Canadian patent on the same product. WeatherMAX 80 is made using 100% pigment solution-dyed SaturaMAX for maximum color retention. The water... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

AGY Completes Capacity Expansions for Specialty Glass Fiber Products

October 7, 2015

AGY Holding Corp., a leading global producer of glass fiber yarns and high-strength glass fiber reinforcement materials, has completed capacity expansions for its S-2 Glass® and L-Glass™ specialty glass fiber product lines. "Earlier this year, AGY announced plans to increase capacity of its specialty glass fiber products," said Patrick Burns, President CEO.  "I am pleased to report we... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Proximity and Fire Entry Suits offer range of protection.

October 7, 2015

Comprising X10 single layer proximity suit, X30 and X40 middle-weight suits, and heavily insulated X60 fire entry suit, X Series provides protection from heat, fire, molten metal, and radiant energy. All versions feature advanced Z-Flex® Multilayer Aluminized performance shell, which delivers lightweight protection that outperforms and outlasts all other radiant protective fabrics. Applications include steel and metal works, foundry operations, petrochemical plants, and specialized firefighting. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Breathable Fabrics protect workers in extreme conditions.

October 7, 2015

Allowing body heat and perspiration to escape while delivering Radiant Protective Performance and Thermal Protective Performance, Z-Flex® Air&trade; breathable protective fabrics keep firefighters and industrial operators cooler to increase comfort in extreme conditions/workspaces. Micro-perforation process optimizes placement, pattern, and dimensions of micro-perforations, which improve Total Heat Loss by 65%. Material suits industries with heavy loads, insulated garments, and situational stress.<br /> Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics, Textile Industry Products

Latest BOBST Developments in Gravure Technology for Coating Applications Presented during Symposium and Open House in Italy

September 29, 2015

A latest generation aluminium coating line at Bobst Italia's production plant in San Giorgio Monferrato, ready to be delivered to its new owner in Europe, provided the perfect opportunity for BOBST to hold a major two-day event that would gather in Italy local and international players from the converting industry. The symposium sessions were held in the morning at a conference venue in... Read More

Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

WideArray(TM) Edge Detectors Feature Advanced Technology

September 28, 2015

WideArray edge detectors have continued to be enhanced with advanced technology. Madison, Wis.  – WideArray™ Edge Detectors from AccuWeb were introduced over fifteen years ago with its patented technology allowing for fully compensated, self-adjusting edge detection that could overcome ambient dust, changes in temperature and humidity, web flutter, passline variances, and other... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Textile Industry Products

DiloGroup: High Order Intake - Impetus for the Forthcoming ITMA Hall H3, Booth No. C104

September 25, 2015

During the year there has been a great demand for Dilo lines for the production of needlefelts. An above-average order intake from the important markets has been registered. For decades, the ITMA show has been the most important forum for DiloGroup to present its machines and production lines. As the leading company in the field of complete staple fibre nonwoven production lines, Dilo... Read More

Display & Presentation Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Textiles provide optimized image sharpness.

September 25, 2015

Available in widths to 126 in., Samba Fabric Elite Textiles offer advanced platform for printing brilliant banners, flags, exhibit graphics, backdrops, and retail displays. Products meet NFPA 701 FR specifications and provide options in ink compatibility including Dye Sub Direct, Dye Sub Transfer, Latex, UV, Eco-Solvent, and Solvent. Read More