The University of Massachusetts Amherst

Frontier Coater

The Frontier coater is a versatile tool enabling solution-based coatings over a range of viscosity and thicknesses for the development of advanced coatings.

  • Web Width: 6” Max Coating 5.75”
  • Line Speed: 1-30 FPM
  • In-line Contact Web Cleaner with Static Control
  • In-line Plasma/Corona Treater
  • 250ml & 1 Liter Displacer Tubes with micro-metering pump for coating delivery
  • Coating Heads:
    • Precision Slot Die
    • Reverse Microgravure
  • Drying: 3 Zones
    • 24” IR Dryer Zone 1
    • Air floatation Hot Air Dryers with two 6’ Drying Zones
    • 3 Optical Pyrometers measuring Web temperature
  • UV Cure Station: Xenon RC847 LH 820 Lamp
  • Hot Lamination Station (Max Temp 270°F)
  • Mesys USM200C Coating Thickness Gauge On-line

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