New TQC Automatic Film Applicator Features Triple i Control Interface

Press Release Summary:

TQC Automatic Film Applicator is available with glass bed or perforated vacuum bed and is designed for charts sizes up to A4 size. Unit’s speed can be set from 1 to 150 mm/s and is suitable for paint research and development laboratories, raw materials, adhesive manufacturers and cosmetic applications. The applicators are operated on 24V supply and delivers a traverse speed of less than 1%. Unit’s triple i control interface detects the active buttons and indicates by an illuminated red centre.

Original Press Release:

Introducing the New TQC Automatic Film Applicator Compact: An Entry Level Film Applicator

The TQC Automatic Film Applicator Compact is a smaller version drawdown machine. The TQC AFA Compact is an entry level film applicator that accepts charts up to A4 size or 8.3 x 11.7 inch (210 x 297 mm).

Application speed can be set from 1 to 150 mm/s. The AFA Compact is suitable for both wire wound rod applicators and block applicators. Operating is very easy with the Triple i operating interface. This unique system guides the operator through the interface of TQC lab-machines. At each step of the operating menu, the interface detects which buttons are active and indicates these by means of an illuminated red centre. This results in a very intuitive operating system which is enhanced with information on the machine’s display.

The AFA Compact is available with a glass bed or a perforated vacuum bed. 


  • Paint research & development laboratories
  • Paint production and quality control
  • Raw materials
  • Adhesive manufacturers
  • Battery research & development
  • Cosmetics


  • Traverse Speed 1 - 150 mm/s / 0.03 - 5.90 in/s and infinitely adjustable.
  • Triple i Control
  • Supplied with drip pan and paper holder for easy cleaning.
  • Charts up to A4 size
  • Safe 24V powered
  • Very accurate traverse speed <1%
  • Compatible with a large range of application tools
  • Item Nos. DP-365001, DP-365501


Sherri B. Thompson, Advt/Mktg Manager

Paul N. Gardner Company, Inc.

316 NE 1st Street, Pompano Beach, FL 33060

(954) 946-9454 or visit

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