Flat Die Systems Help Meet Urgent Need for Sheet and Coated Fabrics that Protect Against COVID-19

Flat Die Systems Help Meet Urgent Need for Sheet and Coated Fabrics that Protect Against COVID-19

EDI® Dies from Nordson Now Being Used to Combat the Pandemic Include both Extrusion and Fluid Coating Systems Chippewa Fall WI, U.S.A., June 16, 2020: The surging demand for devices that protect against COVID-19 includes sheet and coated fabrics whose manufacture calls for flat die systems that in pre-pandemic days often had quite different uses, reports Nordson Corporation. “Our company’s...

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New EPC Die from Nordson Comes with Deckle Rod Support Guide

New EPC Die from Nordson Comes with Deckle Rod Support Guide

Includes internal deckle system that reduces resin cost and trim waste by controlling edge bead formation, and external deckle for convenient width adjustment. Offers threaded stud to fine-tune the edge bead and reduces the amount of trim required. Nut on adjustment rod reduces width and weight of the deckle system, and increases access for operators.

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New Autoflex VI-RE Die Produces Uniform Film With 30% Better Tolerance

New Autoflex VI-RE Die Produces Uniform Film With 30% Better Tolerance

Die uses data from a computerized downstream gauging system to adjust the transverse thickness profile by making changes to the flexible upper lip of the die. Flexible lip is made-up of thermally actuated adjuster blocks that expand or contract to adjust the lip gap in areas of the film. Yields uniform film enhancing the printing and heat shrinking processes used for labels in packaging.

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Custom MMIC in Orbit: Space Qualified GaAs MMICs Per MIL-PRF-38534 Class K & MIL-PRF-38535 Class S

Chelmsford, MA – March 8, 2017 – Custom MMIC, a leading developer of performance driven monolithic microwave integrated circuits (MMICs), highlights the company’s space qualification capabilities for high performance GaAs MMICs. Customers seeking high MTTF, high FITs, and 100% electrical and visually inspected parts can trust in Custom MMIC to deliver the required quality and reliability....

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Gauge Profiler offers extended lip-adjusting stroke.

Gauge Profiler offers extended lip-adjusting stroke.

Retrofittable on existing dies, EDI™ Autoflex VI-E provides automatic gauge control of film and coatings. Unit is capable of correcting for changes in throughput, line speed, target thickness, and other process parameters, often without need for manual intervention. Lip adjusters include thermally actuated copper alloy translators that are linked to computer-controlled downstream gauge monitor....

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Die with Innovative Gauge Adjuster Lets Sheet Extrusion Leader King Plastic Maintain its Strict Standards While Boosting Output

Nordson’s SmartGap™ Mechanism Makes Possible Job Changes and Thickness Tuning with Minimal Downtime or Operator Intervention and No Compromise in Quality- -  NORTH PORT, FL, U.S.A. - Breakthrough extrusion die technology from Nordson Corporation has enabled King Plastic Corporation to achieve a substantial increase in productivity while continuing to manufacture stress-free, high-flatness...

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What's the Right Tooling for Custom Die Cutting?

What's the Right Tooling for Custom Die Cutting?

Interstate die cuts custom gaskets and other specialized products using precision die cutting equipment and high-quality tooling. Part tolerances are a function of multiple factors, including the base material, the die cutting method, and the type of die itself. Tooling types for custom die cutting include steel rule, solid milled, matched metal, rotary, etched, and combination dies. Which type...

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