Textile Industry Products

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

New Fabrics for the Big Top at Tri Vantage

October 9, 2008

Sunblock and Lac 650 SL fabrics designed for tents, large structures CLEVELAND, OH (September 17, 2008) - Fabricators now have more options when it comes to tent and outdoor structures. Tri Vantage now offers Sunblock and Lac 650 SL - two technologically advanced fabrics from Dickson designed for large structures, clear spans and tents. Enhancements in fabric technology provide Sunblock and Lac... Read More

Labels Tags Signage & Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Tri Vantage Introduces New Window Graphics

October 9, 2008

Products offer new advertising medium CLEVELAND, OH (September 3, 2008) - Tri Vantage is pleased to offer digital printers eight new graphic media fabrics for use in creating one-way, see-through signage. Tri Vantage Window Graphics Media fabrics provide customers with eye catching advertising space and sun control options. Tri Vantage Window Graphics Media is an innovative family of products... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Custom Flocked Materials Achieve Specific Performance Characteristics

October 7, 2008

Custom manufactured flocked materials ranging from a soft blanket to optical and metallurgical polishing pads, commercial carpet, specialty fabrics and tapes are available from Spectro Coating Corp. of Leominster, Massachusetts. Spectro Custom Flocked Materials feature fibers made from nylon, polyester, rayon, acrylic, and cotton which are cut to very small sizes and applied to a base substrate... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Mounting & Attaching Products, Textile Industry Products

Quick Mounts For Idler Rolls

September 30, 2008

Pre-engineered mounts simplify and speed idler roll installation. (Neenah, Wis.) - Three pre-engineered mounts from Webex simplify and speed dead shaft idler roll mount installation. The Quickie Mount is unique in its ability to tolerate some degree of misalignment, such as mounting to an unmachined surface. These mounts are often employed in place of pillow block bearings, saving time and money.... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Fabric combines protection, comfort for first responders.

September 29, 2008

Suited for ChemBio personal protective equipment (PPE), GORE® CHEMPAK® Selectively Permeable Fabric is component-recognized to NFPA 1994 (2007 Edition) Class 3 standard and provides breathable CBRN barrier for first responders. Liquid-proof and air-impermeable nature protects against liquid, aerosol, and vapor TICs and CWAs. Simultaneously, fabric improves total heat loss by allowing... Read More

Portable Tools, Textile Industry Products

Louis P. Batson Company Offers Two New Services

September 24, 2008

Greenville, SC: Louis P. Batson Company was recently appointed the exclusive representative of TecTex (Pistoia, Italy) needle boards, stripper plates and bed plates in the United States, Canada and Mexico. As a custom manufacturer of needle boards for all different types of needle punch machines, TecTex offers a quality product at one of the lowest prices in the market. TecTex can reproduce the... Read More

Textile Industry Products

Smit Textile Announces New Accessories Line

September 24, 2008

SMIT TEXTILE located in Schio (VI) Italy has introduced a line of accessory equipment to complement their line of quality weaving machines. This new line of equipment is part of the company's effort of continually improving the performance of all their weaving machines to the benefit of its customers. All current SMIT TEXTILE models, the renowned G6300, the terry version G6300F and the newest GS... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Mechanical Power Transmission, Services, Textile Industry Products

Batson Group, Inc. Expands Product Line

September 17, 2008

Greenville, SC: Batson Group, Inc. is pleased to announce their agreement with Calemard (France) to market their in-line and off-line slitting and rewinding machines in the United States and Canada. Charles Little, Batson Group Manager, made the announcement. Established in 1955, Calemard has positioned itself as a market leader in nonwovens, textile and industrial markets, wherever quality... Read More

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

Innovation Leads to Celebration

September 11, 2008

Foss Manufacturing Company, LLC, long-time Batson customer, recently celebrated the unveiling of their brand new state-of-the-art needle punch line. Named Line J, this new line was designed and manufactured by Batson principal, Erko-Trützschler. State and local dignitaries, as well as American Trützschler CEO, Kurt Scholler, and Jim Pye, Batson Northeast Area Sales Manager, were in... Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers, Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Duro Bag Blows Away Downtime with Switch to All-Air Web Guides

August 27, 2008

(Sarasota, FL.) - With constant failures of electronic web guide edge detectors, Duro Bag's Jackson, Tenn, plant made a bold switch to all-air web guides from Coast Controls. Duro Bag Manufacturing Company is one of the world's largest produces of grocery, retail and specialty paper bags. Following a successful test period, Duro Bag began replacing electronic web guide systems with the all-air... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Conveyorized Cutters target apparel and flexible materials.

August 7, 2008

Supplied with CutWorks® software for full automation, single-ply GERBERcutter® Models DCS3600/3600L include TargetVision digital camera technology for capturing detailed images of materials placed on cutting table. AutoMat System, which addresses requirements of specialized mat industry, uses scanner technology that recognizes where mat's carpet and rubber border meet. With longer cut... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Hydrophilic Softener targets textile finishing market.

August 5, 2008

Composed of silicone copolymer to eliminate VOCs from its composition, OP-8800 Premium Hydrophilic Softener offers softness, water absorbency, and wicking with minimum to no impact on original substrate whiteness and stain-release properties of fluorocarbon-treated textiles. High-shear and high-pH stable product is compatible with anionic treatments. Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Textile Industry Products

Drying System dries solvent and water-based inks.

July 2, 2008

Featuring flat or vertical design, Sheet and Web Contact Drying System thoroughly dries wet inks from material surface to top side, avoiding residual moisture problems. System uses heated vacuum plate with transport belt on bottom of material being dried. Integrated heated air blower furthers drying process and helps eliminate solvent fumes. With system, screen printed materials that previously... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Textile Industry Products

RF Web Drying System can operate at speeds up to 1,500 fpm.

July 1, 2008

Designed for high-speed drying of water-based patterned glue and coatings, Macrowave(TM) RF Drying System selectively heats only patterned coatings on web and leaves bound moisture in substrate intact, preventing over-drying, distortion, and shrinking. It needs 1/3 to 1/5 of floor space required for hot air and IR dryers, and permits lower web temperatures. Unit can handle webs up to 120° wide... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Splicer handles 60 in. dia rolls.

July 1, 2008

Developed for 80-page presses with web width up to 2,400 mm, DLC 6000 Match-Speed Splicer can handle 60 in. diameter rolls at max production speed of 3,540 fpm. Rolls load into paster by automatic roll-handling systems that have adjustable automation level, allowing roll changing without operator. Additional features include split-arms that minimize changeover time when changing web width,... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Match-Speed Splicers suit limited space applications.

July 1, 2008

With splice efficiency rating over 99.5%, MP Series carries newspaper rolls from 40-67 in. wide with roll diameter of 50 in. Rolls can be loaded manually or automatically direct from floor level. Fully automatic chucks are positively locked into core and do not have to be re-tightened during running. Adjustable up to 67 in., split arm permits loading of 2 rolls with different widths. Single and... Read More

Services, Textile Industry Products

High Speed Sheeter delivers precision (0.25 mm) cutting.

June 30, 2008

Roll-Blade RQS incorporates optimized web-air-transport system, Airstream II, which optimizes performance levels while minimizing energy consumption and noise. Available with speeds to 50,000 and 60,000 cp/h, sheeter enables important process parameters to be adjusted centrally during production. Papers of different quality can be used without problems, and Web Snap system avoids paper wraps at... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Multi-Ply Cutter features automated knife technology.

June 24, 2008

With programmable machine settings, GERBERcutter® Z7 multi-ply cutter helps maximize throughput and yield while cutting intricate shapes, multiple hole sizes, and notches. It is suited for full range of material types and thicknesses, including bi-laminate foams, technical textiles, and high-loft fabrics. Product targets automotive, aerospace, and technical textiles markets. Read More