Inspection/Defect Detection

Find Defects Early

Web Viewing System uses direct, real-time digital viewing of the moving web to enable operators to detect defects and register errors before they are

Monitor Full Spectrum Precisely

The LS-200 Full Spectrum Monitoring device is designed for use in Ci Series Weather-Ometers to measure precisely the SPD output of the xenon lamp. Said

Monitor Without Sensors

The G9SX-SM Standstill Safety Monitoring Unit monitors standstill status for machines with varied hazardous part stop times, with no sensors required.

Detect Issues Wirelessly

The CorrTran MV Corrosion Detection Transmitters, which deliver multivariable outputs from a single transmitter, now can deliver the data wirelessly via

Inspect in Many Applications

The MaxEye.F surface inspection system is designed in harmony with company's QC-In-Line concept. Includes all perceivable functions with detailed data-gathering

Inspect Any Label

The PrintVision Helios II 100% automatic inspection system delivers process control and quality assurance capabilities throughout entire print production

Inspect Webs for Quality

The POWERScope 4000 video web inspection system features a completely digital system design and an intuitive operation concept. Said to offer good image

Color Sensors Are Speedy

The SMARTEYE ColorWise sensor reportedly will solve difficult color applications at higher speeds than color cameras or other sensors. Said to be ideal

Mark Andy Adds Arpeco

ST. LOUIS, MO | Arpeco, manufacturer of inspection rewind equipment, has been acquired by Mark Andy. Reportedly, the brand was purchased as part of an

RiteMade Investments Improve Efficiency

KANSAS CITY, KS | RiteMade Paper Converters has invested $125,000 in new technology for its printing department to improve quality, efficiency, and output.

Plastilene Adds 3 BST Systems

BOGOTA, COLOMBIA Plastilene has completed trials of BST Premius automatic print defect detection systems installed on Windmoeller & Hoelscher flexo presses.

One-Stop Testing Solution Offered

MINNEAPOLIS, MN Mocon has established Advanced Packaging Solutions, designed as a one-stop approach for the analysis of food, beverages, pharmaceuticals,

Inspect In-Line

The EasyMac.MC print inspection system is based on company's QC-In-Line concept. Compact camera systems are placed in-line with production process, allowing

Proofing System Tracks & Trends Performance

Proofing package features a stand-alone module that allows customers to monitor and create pass/fail stickers for proofs. Includes a database to track

Test Roll Hardness with Accuracy

The PaperSchmidt rebound hammer designed for paper roll hardness testing is said to provide previously unachievable roll-profiling accuracy and repeatability.

Detect Subtle Registration Marks

R58A Series registration mark sensors for detecting registration marks in printing and material registration applications feature simplified setup via

Detect Labels with Slot Design

GLD3 Series photoelectric slot label detection sensors are designed to detect paper, foil, and many types of translucent adhesive labels on a roll. Slotted

Software Aids Troubleshooting

ValcoLink software option is said to ensure equipment is used properly and at its highest level. Now available for Captor High-Speed Vision systems and/or

Inspect with Soft Lights

Pulsed LED inspection lights are offered in several models. Company says softer light makes them best suited for inspecting packaging and labels with

Correct Color in Real Time

KeyColor ColorInSpec printing system delivers color correction on-press in real time and simultaneously can provide defect detection. Reads an entire

Measure Temps & More

The Maxline 2 system now is offered with a camera link interface supporting multiple thermal imaging cameras. Said to provide efficient and reliable in-line

Foil Capsules Launch Sales

Like many forms of packaging, the foil converted by Sparflex of California for use on wine, champagne, spirits, and water bottles provide both tamper evidence and decorative appeal. Capsule materials are converted using the same type of equipment and technologies as other forms of packaging, such as boxes, bags, tags, and labels

NEW PRODUCT DIGEST - May 2009

Inspect Web for Quality EasyInspect 100% web inspection system detects defects and irregularities in film, optical film, paper, foil, nonwovens, and laminated

Narrow Web & Label Reporter: April 2009

Aquaflex, Duncansville, PA, reports 2008 sales revenue increased 73% over 2007. Fasson Roll North America, Mentor, OH, is the recipient of the 2008 Environmental

Handle Unsupported Film Without Stretching

Using the Jupiter TC400, Haley Labels now can convert substrates ranging from flexible packaging to cardboard and from paper labels to booklets.

AVT Updates Integration Process

Hod-Hasharon, Israel | Advanced Vision Technology (AVT) announces the next AVT-GMI integration steps in its long-term One Company strategy. The sales

Web Coating: Process Characterization

The web coating process has about 15 major components, and each of these components, in turn, has many hardware subsystems. All these hardware subsystems

Assuring Quality Worldwide

Nordenia Intl., a producer of films for flexible packaging applications, has installed AVT's PrintVision/Argus process control and quality assurance system at facilities in Germany, Poland, and Spain

Green Gravure

At a time when many flexographic printers and converters are focused on “growing green,” one New York-based converter of flexible packaging and labels is going one better: by going green — and gravure

Stroposcopic Inspection Light Systems Cover Full Webs of all Widths

Unilux's Litho-O-Light series of strobe lights cover a full range of web widths from two inches to almost eight feet wide. The new Tracker spot illuminates a 24-inch area from a distance of three feet

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