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PLS speeds changeover, boosts reliability for Lever

A programmable limit switch speeds changeover and extends capabilities of new hot melt applicator and rebuilt filler.
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Materials Product Brief

Nordson Corporation: Adhesive applicator

Feeding up to six gun modules without hoses, Nordson's (Duluth, GA) TG09 adhesive applicator sustains melt temperature and pressure for even and precise glue placement and cutoff, according to manufacturer.
Materials Product Brief

Nordson Corporation: Hot melt applicators

New Model H-400 hot melt adhesive applicators from Nordson Corp. (Duluth, GA) are said to provide double the service life of H-200 designs. Thanks to a small chamber between the nozzle and needle tip, guns deliver exceptional adhesive cut-off to reduce rejects and clean-up.
Machine Product Brief

Viking Industries Inc: Hot melt systems

Viking (New Smyrna Beach, FL) will introduce its Titan line of hot melt adhesive dispensing equipment, featuring backup safety shutoff systems that continuously monitor low/high temperatures and open/short conditions.
Machine Product Brief

Nordson Corporation: Adhesive applicators

The compact Series E-350 electric adhesive guns from Nordson (Duluth, GA) close 1" centerlines to handle the hot melt pattern requirements of case sealing and cartoning.
Materials Product Brief

H.B. Fuller : Adhesives maintenance log

A hanging log offered by H.B. Fuller Co. (St. Paul, MN) hangs right on adhesive application equipment for easy recording of settings for ad-hesives pots, hoses, heads and line pressures.
Materials Product Brief

Slautterback Corp.: Hot melt applicator

Slautterback (Monterey, CA) has introduced the JR-5 hot melt adhesive applicator. It is a manually operated, self-contained system consisting of a melt unit and the LF Handgun attached to an electronically heated hose.
Materials Product Brief

Slautterback Corp.: Hot melt data sheet

Slautterback (Monterey, CA) is offering a full-color data sheet describing its new HD1 Head Driver designed to enhance electric head-valve performance in a hot melt adhesive applicator system.
Controls Product Brief

ITW Dynatec: Hot melt applicator

ITW Dynatec (Hendersonville, TN) has introduced the MAX(TM) Hand Applicator, a multi-axis, hand-held hot melt adhesive applicator designed with ease of use in mind.
Supplier News

Supplier news: International agreements

Arakawa Chemical Industries Ltd. (Osaka, Japan) and Dow Chemical Co. (Midland, MI) have formed Arakawa Europe GmbH (Frankfurt, Germany) to sell Arkon(TM) hydrocarbon resins, which are used as tackifiers in various adhesive applications.


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