Extrusion Dies Industries LLC

Nordson EDI to Show Most Sophisticated Epc(TM) Extrusion Coating Die to Date, Reducing Downtime and Controlling Edge Bead
Machinery & Machining Tools

Nordson EDI to Show Most Sophisticated Epc(TM) Extrusion Coating Die to Date, Reducing Downtime and Controlling Edge Bead

Patent-Pending System Makes It Possible to Clean Inside the Die Lip without Removing Deckle Components, Cutting Time from an Hour or More Down to 5 Minutes CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI - Guided by feedback from converters worldwide, Nordson EDI has completely re-engineered its widely used EPC™ edge bead-reducing extrusion coating die, yielding a more robust system that is even easier to operate and cuts...

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10 FT. (3 m) Wide Die from EDI Brings Versatility to Rowmark's New Super-Size Custom Sheet Extrusion Line
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10 FT. (3 m) Wide Die from EDI Brings Versatility to Rowmark's New Super-Size Custom Sheet Extrusion Line

Rowmark Will Produce Sheet of Up to Three Layers with Controlled Variation of Layer Thicknesses, Often for Heavy-Duty Transportation and Agricultural Applications FINDLAY, OHIO, U.S.A.- Everything about Rowmark LLC's new extrusion line for custom sheet and rollstock is very big indeed, but this is one giant that is fast and agile. Nicknamed The Beast" by Rowmark, the line is nearly as long as the...

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Active Microlayer's Technology from EDI Promises Substantial Increase in Shelf Life for Foods in Barrier Packaging
Machinery & Machining Tools

Active Microlayer's Technology from EDI Promises Substantial Increase in Shelf Life for Foods in Barrier Packaging

CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A.: A patent-pending technique developed by Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) adds a new dimension of oxygen and moisture control to food packaging, likely extending barrier properties beyond the limits of standard test procedures, the company announced today. Called active microlayer" technology, the new technique combines the concepts of active packaging and...

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Up and Running at EDI's Technology Center Is a New, Multi-Process Laboratory Line Fully Equipped for Film, Coating, and Lamination
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Up and Running at EDI's Technology Center Is a New, Multi-Process Laboratory Line Fully Equipped for Film, Coating, and Lamination

New Line Is One of Several that Customers Can Use for Product Development and Trials CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A., January 3, 2011: The latest addition to an extensive process laboratory at the world headquarters of Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) provides new opportunities for customers looking to do product development or trial runs without tying up their own commercial-scale production...

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Extrusion Coating Die facilitates changes in product width.
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Extrusion Coating Die facilitates changes in product width.

Available with external cooling option, EPC(TM) Die incorporates deckle system that can be adjusted to minimize formation of edge bead, which wastes polymer and substrate as it is trimmed from web. External deckle prevents leakage, while internal deckle has independently adjustable components that seal off ports of internal flow channel. To clean away carbonized polymer that causes die lines,...

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Adjustable Feedblock Boosts Productivity in Coextrusion by Fine-Tuning Layer Thicknesses without Need for Flow Inserts
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Adjustable Feedblock Boosts Productivity in Coextrusion by Fine-Tuning Layer Thicknesses without Need for Flow Inserts

DÃ-œSSELDORF: A new-generation feedblock for flat-die coextrusion simplifies the fine-tuning of layer thicknesses, reducing production downtime for structures from the simplest sheet to complex packaging films, it was announced by Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) at K 2010 (Hall 2, Stand G-06). A feedblock combines melt streams from separate extruders into a multi-layer sandwich" that the...

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Slot Coating Die provides streak-free application of PSAs.
Material Processing

Slot Coating Die provides streak-free application of PSAs.

Available as stand-alone system or as component of completely integrated, computer-controlled coating station, Slot Die for coating continuous-web substrates accommodates line speeds up to 2,000 fpm and achieves coat weights as low as 0.5 mil. Die includes system for adjusting cross-direction coat weight profile and device that eliminates streaking and makes clear application of pressure...

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XPS Foam Board Die System minimizes product changeover time.
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XPS Foam Board Die System minimizes product changeover time.

Designed for extruded polystyrene foam board, Die System enables on-the-fly product changeovers without stopping production line. System features adjustable full-manifold internal deckle inside flow channel of die and external edge restrictors that create final side dimensions on board as it emerges from forming box. Located between extruder and die, purge block makes it possible to carry out die...

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EDI Develops Advanced Layer Multiplier That Is Simpler, More Accurate, and More Versatile Than Any Other Microlayer System
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EDI Develops Advanced Layer Multiplier That Is Simpler, More Accurate, and More Versatile Than Any Other Microlayer System

Completely the Product of EDI Engineering, New Layer Multiplier Is Supplied without Royalty and Installs in Existing Production Lines with Minimal Modification CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A., July 29, 2009: A completely new layer multiplier enables producers of cast film and sheet to obtain the substantial property enhancements of microlayer structures yet is easier to deploy, more compact, more...

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Flat Dies withstand exposure to HCl.
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Flat Dies withstand exposure to HCl.

Flat dies with DuraCoat(TM) coating withstand most attacks from corrosive hydrochloric acid (HCl) generated in course of extruding PVC. Coating forms thin film on steel surface of die that has no effect on features machined into flow surfaces. Solution is insolubile in most acids and bases, and also withstands burn-outs without damage.

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Nordson EDI to Show Most Sophisticated Epc(TM) Extrusion Coating Die to Date, Reducing Downtime and Controlling Edge Bead
Machinery & Machining Tools

Nordson EDI to Show Most Sophisticated Epc(TM) Extrusion Coating Die to Date, Reducing Downtime and Controlling Edge Bead

Patent-Pending System Makes It Possible to Clean Inside the Die Lip without Removing Deckle Components, Cutting Time from an Hour or More Down to 5 Minutes CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI - Guided by feedback from converters worldwide, Nordson EDI has completely re-engineered its widely used EPC™ edge bead-reducing extrusion coating die, yielding a more robust system that is even easier to operate and cuts...

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10 FT. (3 m) Wide Die from EDI Brings Versatility to Rowmark's New Super-Size Custom Sheet Extrusion Line
Machinery & Machining Tools

10 FT. (3 m) Wide Die from EDI Brings Versatility to Rowmark's New Super-Size Custom Sheet Extrusion Line

Rowmark Will Produce Sheet of Up to Three Layers with Controlled Variation of Layer Thicknesses, Often for Heavy-Duty Transportation and Agricultural Applications FINDLAY, OHIO, U.S.A.- Everything about Rowmark LLC's new extrusion line for custom sheet and rollstock is very big indeed, but this is one giant that is fast and agile. Nicknamed The Beast" by Rowmark, the line is nearly as long as the...

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Active Microlayer's Technology from EDI Promises Substantial Increase in Shelf Life for Foods in Barrier Packaging
Machinery & Machining Tools

Active Microlayer's Technology from EDI Promises Substantial Increase in Shelf Life for Foods in Barrier Packaging

CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A.: A patent-pending technique developed by Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) adds a new dimension of oxygen and moisture control to food packaging, likely extending barrier properties beyond the limits of standard test procedures, the company announced today. Called active microlayer" technology, the new technique combines the concepts of active packaging and...

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Gary Edwards Becomes CEO of Extrusion Dies Industries Following Its Acquisition by Bertram Capital

Edwards Takes Charge of Bertram Capital's Program to Accelerate the Growth of EDI through Innovation, Acquisition, and International Diversification CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A., April 4, 2011: Gary Edwards, an experienced chief executive specializing in the strategic development of global industrial companies, has become CEO of Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI), it was announced today by...

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EDI Promotes Sam G. Iuliano to Director of Technical Sales

CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI., U.S.A., January 22, 2011: Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) has promoted Sam G. Iuliano to the position of director of technical sales, it was announced today by Dennis S. Paradise, vice president of sales and marketing. Iuliano will be responsible for providing technical support to customers, supporting EDI's field sales program, and supervising a newly created sales...

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Up and Running at EDI's Technology Center Is a New, Multi-Process Laboratory Line Fully Equipped for Film, Coating, and Lamination
Machinery & Machining Tools

Up and Running at EDI's Technology Center Is a New, Multi-Process Laboratory Line Fully Equipped for Film, Coating, and Lamination

New Line Is One of Several that Customers Can Use for Product Development and Trials CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A., January 3, 2011: The latest addition to an extensive process laboratory at the world headquarters of Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) provides new opportunities for customers looking to do product development or trial runs without tying up their own commercial-scale production...

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Mergers & Acquisitions

Bertram Capital to Acquire EDI, Positioning the Flat Die Manufacturer for Continued Expansion

CHIPPEWA FALLS, WI, U.S.A., December 22, 2010: Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI), a leading international supplier of flat extrusion and coating dies, announced today that it has agreed to be acquired by Bertram Capital, a private equity firm based in San Mateo, California. The parties did not disclose the terms of the transaction, which is expected to close on or around December 31, 2010....

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Extrusion Coating Die facilitates changes in product width.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Extrusion Coating Die facilitates changes in product width.

Available with external cooling option, EPC(TM) Die incorporates deckle system that can be adjusted to minimize formation of edge bead, which wastes polymer and substrate as it is trimmed from web. External deckle prevents leakage, while internal deckle has independently adjustable components that seal off ports of internal flow channel. To clean away carbonized polymer that causes die lines,...

Read More »
Adjustable Feedblock Boosts Productivity in Coextrusion by Fine-Tuning Layer Thicknesses without Need for Flow Inserts
Architectural & Civil Engineering Products

Adjustable Feedblock Boosts Productivity in Coextrusion by Fine-Tuning Layer Thicknesses without Need for Flow Inserts

DÃ-œSSELDORF: A new-generation feedblock for flat-die coextrusion simplifies the fine-tuning of layer thicknesses, reducing production downtime for structures from the simplest sheet to complex packaging films, it was announced by Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) at K 2010 (Hall 2, Stand G-06). A feedblock combines melt streams from separate extruders into a multi-layer sandwich" that the...

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EDI Promotes Andrei Stapinoiu to European Sales Director

SANDHURST, UK, August 25, 2010: Extrusion Dies Industries, LLC (EDI) has promoted Andrei Stapinoiu to the position of sales director for Europe, it was announced today by Dennis S. Paradise, vice president of sales and marketing. In addition to working with EDI's network of agents throughout Europe and the Middle East, Mr. Stapinoiu will now also oversee the company's agent in South Africa and...

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