Textile Industry Products

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Process-Stable Hydrophilic Softener suits textile finishing.

Oct 03, 2007

Imparting silky-velvety hand, WETSOFT® NE 580 silicone softener emulsion is designed for hydrophilic finishing of textiles. Self-dispersing microemulsion concentrate imparts absorbency and stability in alkaline solutions. Used on its own or together with other finishing agents, it is suited for use in finishing natural, mixed, and synthetic fibers. Solution remains stable when exposed to high... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Industrial Equipment Manufacturer Unveils Line of Static Neutralizing and Charging Products

Sep 13, 2007

Precision AirConvey Integrates Static Control Into Converting, Plastics Systems Complete Product Line Suits Wide Range Of Trim Systems And Film And Foil Webs Newark, DE: Industrial equipment manufacturer Precision AirConvey, Newark, Del. (www.PrecisionAirConvey.com), has unveiled a complete line of static neutralizing and charging products. Featuring Active Static Neutralizing Bars, Passive... Read More

Services, Textile Industry Products

Smart Way to Salvage Roll Product

Aug 21, 2007

Roll Restorer helps salvage material on damaged or crushed cores. (Nashua, NH) - NimCor, a leading producer of high-quality accessories for the web-process industry, offers several models of the Roll Restorer that helps converters salvage roll products on damaged or crushed cores. The Roll Restorer uses hydraulic pressure to reform damaged cores from 2" to 12" I.D. diameter. Mobile carts provide... Read More

Cleaning Products & Equipment, Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Microfiber Cloth provides antimicrobial protection.

Aug 02, 2007

WypAll Microfiber Cloths feature Microban Antimicrobial Product Protection that removes bacteria from non-porous surfaces and helps prevent cross-contamination between surfaces. When bacteria come in contact with cloth, Microban penetrates cell wall of bacteria making it unable to function, grow, and reproduce. Thick, heavy, durable, and absorbent cloths hold up to 8x their weight in liquid and... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Textile Industry Products

Roll Spreader optimizes material alignment, utilization.

Aug 01, 2007

GERBERspreader XLs125 ensures material rolls weighing up to 160 lb are spread without tension and that edges are perfectly aligned. Capable of spreading woven or knit materials in roll or flat form for variety of applications, machine enables parts to be nested closer to beginning, end, and edges of spread. Windows®-based, icon-driven interface facilitates operation, while fabric roll cradle... Read More

Services, Textile Industry Products

Restoring System salvages roll products.

Jul 30, 2007

Targeting web-process industry, Roll Restorer utilizes hydraulic pressure to reform damaged cores from 2-12 in. ID. Mobile cart provides storage and mobility while carrying all expander heads and flanges for different core sizes. With Roll Restorer, operators can salvage good product and avoid lost productivity when damaged cores prevent conventional unwind mounting. Read More

Textile Industry Products

DAIKIN and Dow Corning Introduce Unidyne(TM) TG-5521 for Fabric Repellency and Softness

Jul 25, 2007

Date: July 3, 2007 OSAKA, JAPAN; and MIDLAND, MICHIGAN (USA) - DAIKIN and Dow Corning Corporation have jointly developed a new product for fabric protection. The new Unidyne(TM) TG-5521 fabric treatment delivers the advantages of two complementary chemistries - the superior oil and water repellency of fluorine and the softness of silicone. Additionally, this combination of performance benefits is... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Non-Industrial Products, Textile Industry Products

Dow Corning Wins Prestigious Techtextil Innovation Award

Jul 10, 2007

Dow Corning® Active Protection System takes New Applications prize MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - An eight-member jury of leading textile experts named the Dow Corning® Active Protection System as a 2007 Techtextil Innovation Award winner in the New Applications category. The award was presented June 11 in the Congress Center Messe in Frankfurt, Germany. The patented Active Protection System is a... Read More

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

Ballistic Material suits both body and vehicle armor.

Jun 28, 2007

Transparent to radar, Spectra Shield® II fiber-based material is made from ultra-high molecular weight polyethylene using gel-spinning process. It exhibits resistance to chemicals, waters, and UV light as well as vibration damping, flex fatigue, and internal fiber-friction characteristics. Material is used for ballistic protection and security applications, from bullet-resistant vests,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Auburn Manufacturing Now Offers 17 Hot Work Safety Fabrics Tested to ANSI/FM 4950 Standard

Jun 26, 2007

MECHANIC FALLS, Maine - (June 14, 2007) - Auburn Manufacturing, Inc., the leading U.S. manufacturer of extreme temperature textiles for use in hot work/welding operations, now offers 17 fabrics tested and rated to ANSI/FM 4950 - the first performance-based standard for fire blanket. The products were tested by third-party certifier FM Approvals, a subsidiary of insurer FM Global. According to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Textile Industry Products

Intertape Adds Speed, Output and Technology with Six-Up Stretch Film Line

Jun 13, 2007

(Fulton, New York)--Packaging industry leader Intertape Polymer Group Inc. is achieving even faster line speeds at its facility in Danville, Virginia, with a new Black Clawson Converting Machinery stretch film line from Davis-Standard, LLC. The new line, installed last fall, is consistently running between 2,000 and 2,200 feet per minute (610 and 670 meters per minute), with outputs netting up to... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Textile Industry Products

Web Tension Control System offers advanced regulation.

Apr 24, 2007

Digital controller, Merobel DGT300, provides regulation capabilities for printing, labeling, and converting machinery. Employing Windows-based software, unit contains programming options such as inertia compensation, taper adjustment, on-the-fly management of web turrets, and E-stop torque control in proportion to set point. Solution, operable in closed- as well as open-loop modes, contains 5... Read More

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

AGIS Adds Custom-Sewn Fabric Specialties to High Temp Product Line

Apr 23, 2007

AGIS, LLC, manufacturer and distributor of industrial sealing products, has added custom-sewn, heat-resistant fabric specialty items to its line-up of high temperature safety products. Among the products that Agis manufactures to customer specs or blueprints are: welding and furnace curtains, fire and insulation blankets, drape cloths, drop cloths, aprons, flue sleeves, flexible expansion joints,... Read More

Software, Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

New Features to Compact Video Inspection System Enhance Operator Proficiency

Apr 06, 2007

Oklahoma City, Oklahoma - Fife Corporation announces improvements to the popular InPrint Video Web Inspection system. An increased field of view, reduced glare when viewing reflective materials, and additional software features help operators quickly identify and respond to printing defects. Operators can now view more of the web at one time with the larger field of view provided by an updated... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Textile Industry Products

Textiles and Leather Solutions

Mar 15, 2007

SGMA invites Dow Corning to present at new sports technology meeting MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - The Sporting Goods Manufacturers Association (SGMA) has invited Dow Corning Corporation, a leading global innovator in silicone materials for the textile industry, to be part of a small, select group of presenters for its first Sports and Technology Convergence. The event, designed to connect leading... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Materials & Material Processing, Paints & Coatings, Textile Industry Products

Dow Corning to Present New Impact Protection Technology at AATCC's IC&E

Mar 15, 2007

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of silicone solutions for the textile industry, will present its new, patented impact protection technology - the Dow Corning® Active Protection System - at AATCC's 2006 International Conference & Exhibition this fall in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. The presentation, "How Silicon-based Technology Provides Defense and Comfort to... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Services, Textile Industry Products

Dow Corning Expert Presenting New 'Intelligent' Impact Protection Technology at IFAI Expo 2006

Mar 14, 2007

MIDLAND, MICHIGAN, USA - Dow Corning Corporation, a leading supplier of silicone solutions for the textile industry, will present its new, patented impact protection technology - the Dow Corning® Active Protection System - at the Industrial Fabrics Association International Expo 2006 this fall in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. Fernando Vazquez, Dow Corning's global technical leader for fabric... Read More