Applied Films Corp. made its first sale of the Smartweb sputtering system, to a maker of biotechnology products that uses the technology to coat plastic rolls.
The rolls are further processed into a final product. Applied Films did not identify the customer. Intensive customer trials were done at Applied Films´ production facility in Alzenau, Germany.
With Smartweb, PET and polyimide films can be coated with sputtered layers at an operation speed of up to 10 feet per minute, in continuous production.
Applied Films is based in Longmont, Colo.
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