Technology Center, Coating Solutions
Faustel’s Technology Center stands ready to assist you with product development and process R&D. Our in-house facility includes a 300 mm Pilot Line and a 600 mm Production-Level Coating Line, both capable of aqueous and solvent-based coating using a wide variety of methods including slot die, comma roll, knife over roll, gravure, and hot-melt coating. The Process Development and Technology Center incorporates all well-known drying and curing technologies as well as a wide variety of coating, laminating, and winding capabilities.
Faustel’s Technology Center is a modern process and product development resource available to converters and to coating and adhesive formulators. The Center features a 610m/min., 600mm (2000 fpm, 24″) wide pilot line that incorporates all major coating and curing/drying capabilities. The key to the line is flexibility, which allows converters to closely emulate processes used on their production lines.
Faustel is available to help you successfully develop a process for new products or improve existing web products from initial laboratory coating to full-scale manufacturing. UV and EB curing, and thermal drying in roller support or floatation configurations are available. More than 40 coating methods provide a full range of application possibilities. Four unwinds and three rewinds allow a wide variety of web paths, putting numerous combinations of coating and laminating capabilities at the user’s disposal.
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