JDV Products Inc. (Booth N4305): A new thrust cut nipper with an optional heat package can be used to cut fan gates as wide as 1.5 inches.
Kammann Machines Inc. (Booth E9920): The K14U universal bottle printer can print up to 600 colors at speeds of up to 5,000 pieces per hour, accommodating cylindrical, oval and flat items.
Kinetik Enterprises Inc. (Booth E10631): Displays are set for WEKO-Biel AG's coating system, new to the U.S. market.
Kensol-Franklin Inc. (Booth E9301): Introduction of the Model 8600 hot-stamping press, with a 20-ton capacity.
Key Filters Inc. (Booth N6307): Chiva manual screen changer, KSP hydraulic slide plate screen changers, KCN continuous screen changers, and KCNC continuous screen changer.
Kurz Transfer Products LP (Booth N5533): Silicone dies and machinery will join the existing line of decorating systems. Application equipment available will range from small pneumatic presses for small parts to a 15-ton injection press for larger components.
Lasor/Systronics Inc. (Booth N8421): The Eagle gel counter system, the newest generation of surface inspection systems, incorporates defect inspection, imaging and advanced defect classification in one unit.
Lectro Engineering Co. (Booth S870): The LT Cold Flamer uses indirect electrode technology for the surface treatment of blow molded plastics prior to decorating, operating in the same space as a flame unit.
Markem Corp. (Booth E13534): Introduction of the 4000 Drop On Demand inkjet marker designed specifically for printed circuit board marking requirements and the 3010CR laser marking system, a low-cost alternative for printing logos, bar codes and other images.
Marshall and Williams Plastics (Booth N6307): Orientation equipment for plastic sheet and film industry. New transverse direction orienter clip, improved TDO designs, new verticle-style machine direction orientation.
M.C. Molds Inc. (Booth S3249): Improvements to the DST-2000 spin trimmer with enhanced power-in-feed option to produce a more stable trimmer capable of use on tough materials and container shapes.
Minolta Corp. (Booth N5193): CR-4000 colorimeter offers improvements to the CR-300, with stand-alone measurement head. Compatible with 300-series data.
Nanosystems LLC (Booth E10403): The surface inspection system for vinyl siding inspects surface of extruded panels - after embossing and before forming - for contamination, defects, blisters and other problems. The lab gel counter is for use on-line with a lab extruder or off-line for end-of-roll sample analysis.
Ossberger GmbH (Booth S2855): The Pressblower injection blow molder DSE 140 is an upgrade of former Pressblower models SBE50/140 and DSE 50 used in the production of constant-velocity joint boots and rack and pinion steering boots and shock absorber bellows made of thermoplastic elastomer.
Palace Packaging Machines (Booth N4407): The component counting and feeding system model OT, available as a stand-alone unit or retrofitted onto existing lines. The system can weigh, count or register each component and prepare them for insertion into bags, boxes, bottles and cartons.
Parkinson Technologies Inc. (Booth N6307): Cross-cut system, with new feature providing automatic cut and transfer of heavy plastic sheet on turret winder.
Pillar Technologies and Sherman Treaters (Booth S1327): Joint showing of surface treatment systems for extruded blown film, with Pillar's Blown Film Split Box station and Sherman's Intelligent Switchmode with Integrated Software power generator. Pillar also will show its Unifoiler waterless induction cap sealer.
Pipe Coil Technology Ltd. (Booth E12747): Swarfless cutters, haul-offs and automatic coilers for land drainage pipe.
Plastic Technologies Inc. (Booth N4392): Laser gauging system for automated measurement of bottle dimensions, and sonic detector to find extremely low levels of contamination in PET bottles and preforms.
PrintSafe Inc. (Booth E10213): Launch of AlphaJet C4, a four- print-head version of the AlphaJet that can run four print heads on the same production line or print completely different data on separate lines. Each head can print up to 50 pieces per second and up to eight lines of text.
Proell Inc. (Booth N8311): In-mold decoration systems for PMMA films with Noricryl and PET films with NoriPET.
Roehlen Engraving (Booth S2238): Digital scanning and laser engraving of rubber rolls will be featured.
Serigraph Inc. (Booth S4589): IMD1 is a service program offered to allow processors to tap into the in-mold decorating expertise of Serigraph engineers, helping to design everything right up to the launch of injection molding.
Sonitek Corp. (Booth E13525): The S-840 and S-870 ultrasonic welders, ultrasonic tooling designs and a heat-staking press.
Sprimag Inc. (Booth E9158): An improved flat-bed painting machine, power washing for plastic parts prior to painting and integrated laser etching in the paint line will be featured.
Tailored Label Products Inc. (Booth E13407): The 3M Very High Bonding System, or VHB, line of products can be used to bond a variety of plastics, with subassemblies and component parts of dissimilar materials. The VHB can be die-cut to a variety of shapes and also can be used on laminated surfaces.
Tech Mark Inc. (Booth N5585): On-site demonstrations are set for hot-stamp foiling window blind parts.
3DT LLC (Booth E12403): New series of the self-contained BottleDyne corona treating systems can treat any extruded or blow molded container at line speeds of up to 7,000 parts per hour, treating cylindrical, rounded oval, rectangular or square containers.
Thwig-Albert Instrument (Booth N7239): Two new pieces of testing equipment will have their premiere, the EJA Vantage and the Pocket Goniometer 3.
Trumph Inc. (Booth E10613): The PowerWeld workstation uses laser technology for mold restoration, repair and modification.
Ultra Sonic Seal Co. (Booth N4230): Welding demonstrations are set for the company.
Vision Engineering Inc. (Booth E13421): The Hawk noncontact measurement system includes automatic edge detecting on three-axis platforms, with manual or motorized movement as well as optical and video edge detection.