Textile Industry Products

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Janesville Textile Mill Offers Solution to BP Oil Spill Mess

September 30, 2010

YouTube Video Sparks National Interest Janesville - A Wisconsin company may have a solution for the government and communities in the Gulf struggling to contain the reach of the ever burgeoning BP oil spill. The fabric it has produced for years is also a proven oil-absorber, and now the company has created a YouTube video demonstrating its success in hopes of getting the attention of federal... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Glass Fiber Rovings suit wind turbine blade applications.

September 21, 2010

Using proprietary new glass formulation, S-1 HM(TM) glass fibers feature 90 GPa tensile modulus and are suited for use in wind turbine blade applications. High-performance rovings, otherwise optimized for tensile strength, compressive strength, and compressive modulus, are fatigue resistant and come in various yields for epoxy and polyester resin systems. Direct roving product form is tailored... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Dow Corning to Exhibit Textile Innovations at Northwest Apparel and Footwear Materials Show

August 26, 2010

August 19, 2010 - MIDLAND, MICH., USA: Dow Corning Corporation will highlight its innovative silicone solutions for the textile industry, including DEFLEXION(TM) impact-protection technology and Dow Corning® brand Silicone Textile Printing Inks, at the Northwest Apparel and Footwear Materials Show this September. At Booth 714, the company will showcase its patent pending DEFLEXION(TM)... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Webbing Abrasion Tester 5820

August 19, 2010

This instrument is designed to test the abrasion resistance of seat belts and other webbing materials. Materials include nylon, polyester, leather and other flexible sheet materials. Evaluate abrasion resistance of webbing and belting materials. Textile webbing is often used for safety belts, restraint harnesses, helmet straps and cargo tie-downs. Over time, adjustment hardware or common use may... Read More

Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Machinery & Machining Tools, Software, Textile Industry Products

GCC Announces the New Application of Rhinestone System

August 6, 2010

GCC, a global forefront equipment-manufacturing provider in the visual-tech industry, is pleased to introduce the Rhinestone System, a new application for GCC Puma III and Jaguar IV. The Rhinestone System will add a profitable embellish capability to any decorative apparel business: the GCC Jaguar/Puma series cutting plotter with SmartCut 2.0 rhinestone software is a simple and cost effective... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Mechanical Power Transmission, Textile Industry Products

Fulfilling Customer Needs

July 13, 2010

DACO Solutions, the UK based manufacturer of finishing machinery for the converting industry, has a clear machine development philosophy: keep it simple and adhere exactly to the customer´s specified needs. Employing this direct approach enables DACO to provide cost-effective and very easy-to-use solutions, essential components of which are the MEROBEL range of web tension control equipment.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

DEFLEXION(TM) Technology from Dow Corning Offers Flexible Impact Protection

July 13, 2010

Soft armor leaves traditional stiff padding behind with comfortable, durable, breathable material MIDLAND, Mich. - Dow Corning Corporation, a leading innovator in silicone solutions for the textile industry, has introduced its patent pending DEFLEXION(TM) impact-protection technology based on silicones. The DEFLEXION technology platforms are engineered for protective equipment and apparel in a... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Fasteners & Hardware, Textile Industry Products

Wire Mesh Cloth is intended for outdoor applications.

June 23, 2010

Hardware Cloth consists of woven or welded wires in square or rectangular grid available in plain steel, hot dipped galvanized, aluminum, stainless steel, or PVC coated. Wire mesh openings range from 1/8 x 1/8 in. to 2 x 2 in. for square openings and ½ x 1 in. to 2 x 4 in. for rectangular openings. Offering flexibility, solid construction, and durability, product comes in rolls from 24-72 in.... Read More

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

Steelcase Creates "Harder Working Spaces" at NeoCon 2010

June 22, 2010

CHICAGO -- Steelcase, (NYSE:SCS), a global office environments manufacturer, debuts new benching, workspace and seating solutions, and the integration of technologies in the workplace to create harder working spaces at NeoCon 2010, the World's Trade Fair for Interior Design and Facilities Management. The innovations on display help organizations create environments that cater to the ever-changing... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Electronic Knifeholder for Slitters suits harsh environments.

June 14, 2010

Featuring dust-tight, water-resistant, rugged enclosure, Class III e-Knifeholder also offers automatic calibration of side-force and overlap to ensure reliable performance in demanding, mill-duty operations. Once optimal settings are configured, at factory or via electronic interface, changeover can be achieved without operator intervention. Read More

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

Flame-Retardant PET Yarn is suited for textiles used in vehicles.

June 2, 2010

Compliant with UL 1441 VW-1 flame test, PET yarn meets halogen-free, flame-retardant regulations and no flaming drip requirement. Product supports processing and functional requirements for textiles used in both interior vehicle trim and wiring harness insulation in land, water, and air vehicles. It features 2 melamine-based, flame-retardant materials which, when burned, char so that burning... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Fabrico Materials Keep LEDs Cool

May 11, 2010

Kennesaw, GA USA - Fabrico, the leader in design and manufacturing services for flexible materials, offers a range of converted thermal management materials for LED applications. These materials, usually consisting of adhesive-backed die-cut parts, act in consort with heat sinks to dissipate unwanted heat to ensure proper LED performance. Fabrico engineers work closely with customers to determine... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Nylon Spunbond Fabrics and Veils target composites industry.

May 5, 2010

N-Fusion(TM) superior surface veils are available in weights from 0.3-4.0 oz/sq. yd, widths up to 120 in., thicknesses ranging from 3-22 mils, and in variety of custom colors and print patterns. Veils and reinforcing fabrics offer surface barrier that improves UV protection, increases surface impact resistance, and provides abrasion and corrosion resistance. Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Ultra-Fine Glass Fiber Yarns insulate and stabilize PCB substrates.

April 26, 2010

Intended for use as reinforcement and dielectric in PCB substrates, ultra-fine yarns are woven into fabric and laminated with epoxy resin and copper foil to produce copper clad laminate. E-Glass composition enhances electrical insulator properties while providing thermo-mechanical stability to PCBs. Respectively used to produce fabric styles 1037 and 1027, C1200 and BC 1500 yarns consist of 100... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Safety & Security Equipment, Textile Industry Products

BASF Showcases Broad Product Offering for Engineered Fabrics and Nonwovens at IDEA 2010

April 20, 2010

Company to highlight its superabsorbent polymers, as well as components used to make or enhance engineered fabrics and their end uses FLORHAM PARK, NJ- BASF will feature its broad range of products and technologies for the nonwovens market in its booth number 1672, Hall B, at IDEA 2010, the International Engineered Fabrics Conference. The triennial event draws decision makers in the nonwovens... Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Web Inspection System integrates with Rotoflex finishers.

March 26, 2010

Available on most Rotoflex finishing solutions, LT Web Inspection system detects defects such as broken and missing characters, registration of print and die cut, color deviations, and ink splashes. Included diffused lighting component allows it to also inspect foil decorated print, holograms, embossed/debossed, and reflective/metalized surfaces. Unit is available on new 13 and 17 in. Rotoflex... Read More