Textile Industry Products

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Technical Fabric comes in 80 in. width.

August 26, 2015

Woven from 100% pigment solution-dyed SaturaMax, WeatherMAX is finished with breathable HydroMax for water, dirt, and mildew resistance. In testing, UV-resistant product outperforms acrylic and polyester outdoor fabrics for strength, color fastness, and abrasion resistance. Available colors in 80 in. width include black, light charcoal, and captain navy. Read More

Controls & Controllers, Textile Industry Products

Web Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.

August 11, 2015

Designed for unwind tension zones, Model Z4-UL utilizes load cell feedback for tension measurement with full range of functions to maximize production, including soft start, anti-coast, flying splice, and web break detection. Unit includes 7 in. HD web tension control interface and 7-day trend storage capability for recording production run data. Available as circuit board only, with enclosure, or for remote installation, Z4-UL is compatible with pneumatic or electric brakes/clutches and drives. Read More

Packaging Equipment, Textile Industry Products, Materials & Material Processing

Pouch Fabrics meet returnable packaging industry needs.

June 16, 2015

Designed to transport Class A automotive finished goods, Packa-Tex™ products include Headliner, Tyvek®, and color pouch fabrics. Headliner Class-A fabric, as 12 oz/yd², 4-ply laminate, features blue brushed tricot material on milky clear reinforced laminated vinyl. Offering minimal abrasion and facilitated cleaning, white Tyvek on milky clear vinyl fabric is 12 oz/yd², 3-ply laminate. Available in 13 and 18 oz/yd² weights, pouch fabric comes in 7 colors as well as auto gray and milky clear. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Automatic Film Splicer maximizes line efficiency.

June 9, 2015

Suited for consumer packaged goods and pharmaceutical shrink sleeve packaging operations, SP3HSL Series will maximize line efficiency by eliminating film roll change downtime. Automatic web splicing system is capable of running at speeds up to 450 fpm, automatically splicing end of each expiring roll of film onto new roll. System is suitable for both new production lines and for retrofit installation on existing packaging lines. Read More

Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Vertical Accumulator improves productivity in Web processes.

May 29, 2015

Able to fill at high speeds, even when down-line process has been stopped, SplicePerfect™ GACC Vertical Accumulator allows for core changes and product splicing while process line continues at constant velocity. Once rewind operation resumes, this festoon style vertical accumulator feeds out at speeds exceeding process line speed until all accumulated material has been paid out. System is custom designed to meet application requirements of continuous web processes.
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Machinery & Machining Tools, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Portable Trim Collection Unit minimizes trim waste volume.

May 5, 2015

Able to chop and collect up to 2 trims from single converting line, MITS-AIO-PF is built around Lundberg Tech cutters which chop trim material to minimize waste volume. Unit is suitable for paper, film, foil, and plastics with minimum thickness of 0.0004 in. Housed in powder coated steel cabinet, MITS-AIO-PF includes control, trim intakes, duct, fan, silencers, cutter, dust filter, air/material separator, and receiver. Unit is mounted on casters and operates at voltages of 208/240/480 V at 60 Hz. Read More

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

Flame Resistant Garments come in Desert Sand color.

March 31, 2015

Developed to tackle cold and heat by proactively regulating wearer’s body temperature, FR Control 2.0™ Flame Resistant Base Layer line in Desert Sand meets ASTM F1506 and OSHA 1910.269 standards and is NFPA 70E Compliant. Anti-microbial, moisture-wicking fabric minimizes heat stress and perspiration and will not melt, drip, or ignite. Shirts stretch for comfortable fit and have tagless collar. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Shade Fabric optimizes solar performance of windows.

March 24, 2015

Made from 100% PVC-free fiberglass yarn with aluminum backing, GreenScreen® Reflect™ reflects up to 72% of solar radiation for heat control and blocks up to 96% of all visible light for optical comfort. Yarn provides mechanical resistance and dimensional stability while contributing to optimized indoor environmental quality. Available in 7 colors, product comes in 5% openness and basket weave construction for view to outside. It is also fireproof, VOC-free, and halogen-free. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Green & Clean

Fabric Softener is gentle on environment.

March 17, 2015

Designed to leave fabric soft, even in hard water, Conserv Solid Green 80 Fabric Softener contains brighteners and antistatic agents, which optimize efficiency of dryers and ironers. Solid form is non-corrosive and safe to handle. Derived from renewable resources, product is rapidly biodegradable and contains no phosphates, VOCs or alkyl phenols. Conserv Solid Green 80 has 1-year shelf life and is suitable for hospitals, hotels, schools, prisons, and uniform laundries. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

PVC Fabrics feature applied non-slip surface.

March 3, 2015

Constructed with diamond embossed pattern, Mega Grip™ is best for applications which have flexibility or require stretch, whereas Mega Grip II™ features asphalt pattern and was developed for applications that have firm surface. Both abrasion-resistant, expanded PVC fabrics have non-slip surface that makes them suitable for wheelchair cushion bottoms, camping/hiking equipment, motorcycle and watercraft seating, dog booties and pet travel gear, shoulder straps, and glove palms. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Reparable Industrial Curtain Fabrics feature rugged construction.

February 16, 2015

Resistant to abrasion and impact damage, Duravider industrial curtain fabrics are engineered for industrial environments. Duravider RS, with RipStop-reinforced fabric, allows for patch-based repair of damaged curtains; tri-laminate features sequentially-staggered, heavyweight polyester yarns that capture puncture points and prevent them from spreading. At 61 in. wide, Duravider (13 and 18 oz/yd²) and Duravider RS (14 and 18 oz/yd²) meet flame test standards. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Controls & Controllers

Web Guide Controller features lighted, 4.3 in. touchscreen.

January 30, 2015

Along with operator panel that displays icons for controlling basic web guide functions, EVO 150 offers EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, and discrete I/O communication protocols that facilitate integration with existing PLC controls. This 24 Vdc controller features 150 W of power with ability to control brushed and brushless actuator motors. Web interface allows uploading/downloading of guide system settings and performance parameters, and controller can be DIN rail mounted in existing control panel. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies

Ironer Roll Cover offers aggressive grip for safe feeding.

December 16, 2014

Featuring blend of aramid and fiberglass for heat resistance, Polyflex Gold Flatwork Ironer Roll Cover is woven in coarse texture that aggressively grips flatwork at feed roll. Product is available in 80 in. lengths as standard and may be extended with optional, aramid lead cloth. Offered in widths of 104, 114, 124, and 132 in., cover comes straight cut with cover springs and grommets. It is suitable for processing polyester fabrics, blends, and other difficult-to-feed linens. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Inspection System targets web handling industry.

November 17, 2014

Utilizing camera system with integrated strobe lighting timed to machine print cylinder, bull gear, or printed mark, Fife VEO 600 Video Enhanced Observation System captures images of moving web. System allows for visual inspection of print quality, registration marks, and other print processes by operator at high production speeds. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Materials & Material Processing

Textiles provide printing platform for banners, displays.

November 7, 2014

Dye Sub Performance Textiles includes several fabrics – Tri Poly, Triple White, Display Fabric, Heavy Knit, and Ultra White Blockout – that are available in widths from 60–126 in. and meet NFPA 701 FR specifications. After imaging, media provides optimized color consistency, image sharpness, and color range. Areas of use include banners, exhibit graphics, theatrical displays, banner stands, lightbox frame systems, and advertising displays. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless Actuator suits web guide applications.

October 14, 2014

Featuring brushless motor design, TA Brushless Actuator offers maintenance-free performance in demanding web guide applications. Unit delivers 200 lb of thrust at 2x speed of MME actuators and provides potentiometer feedback as standard. Actuator is available on AccuWeb web guides and can be retrofit into most narrow-to-mid web width applications. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Health, Medical and Dental Supplies & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing

Dynamic SMS Fabric offers suitable material for single-use scrubs.

October 8, 2014

Designed for conversion into single-use surgical scrub suits, Ahlstrom VaporCool™ consists of soft SMS (Spunbond-Meltblown-Spunbond) fabric treated with adaptive technology. Textile-like fabric, when worn in direct contact with skin, helps regulate wearer's body temperature. When hot, fabric boosts evaporation to providing cooling effect. When cool, fabric holds in moisture to act as insulating layer. Material also uses moisture management to enhance comfort of surgical professionals. Read More

Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Materials & Material Processing

Cut Resistant Tube Sleeve protects wearer from harm.

September 3, 2014

Made from Kevlar® and other materials to provide protection as well as comfort, Cut Resistant Tube Sleeve (KRG) provides ANSI Level 4 cut resistance. Flame-resistant and reusable sleeve, featuring 2-ply tube design, is made to withstand multiple launderings and is available in multiple sizes (with or without thumb hole). Arm protection applications range from automotive and metal fabrication to steel processing. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Plant Furnishings & Accessories, Materials & Material Processing

Heavy-Duty Curtain Fabrics withstand industrial environments.

August 22, 2014

Supplied in 61 ft wide rolls, Duravider and Duravider RS meet flame test standards of California Fire Marshal and NFPA701 Method 2. Duravider RS, RipStop-reinforced fabric, allows repair due to Tri-laminate, which features sequentially-staggered, heavyweight polyester yarns that capture puncture points and prevent them from spreading. Also, composition promotes durability without significantly adding to overall fabric weight. This adds resistance to abrasion and impact. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Dye-Sublimation Printer integrates true roll-to-roll support.

July 31, 2014

Intended for fabric production and soft signage markets, 64 in. SureColor® F7170 leverages Epson PrecisionCore™ TFP® print head and Epson UltraChrome® DS ink system to deliver quality printing with optimized dot control for dye-sublimation applications. Highly accurate take up reel and substrate system delivers winding accuracy from 0–.19 in. on transfer paper rolls for digital textile applications, including decorative table tops and runners, POP banners, and light way exhibit displays. Read More