Berry-compliant webbing

July 1, 2020

Fully Berry-compliant Polyester Webbing for seat belts, retractors and tie-down applications is available in widths of 1 to 6 inches, with wider widths available for specialty applications. The webbing meets Mil/PIA-W-25361 and commercial A-A-55242A specifications and is available in low minimum runs—as low as 1,000 yards per color—and in customized designs to meet performance properties. …

Classic look, high performance

The Stamskin® One allure collection of indoor/outdoor upholstery fabrics offers the same performance of its sister collection, Stamskin One, with a new finish: an understated leather-like grain suited to classic designs. The fabric pairs a supple, luxurious hand with abrasion resistance of more than 665,000 double rubs (ASTM D4157), inherent resistance to pink mold and …

Fluorine-free finish

Responding to market demand for a fluorine-free solution for stain resistance on fabrics, GreenShield ZERO offers protection from water-based spills such as sodas, coffee and wine. The finish uses nanoparticle-based innovations to reduce the health and environmental impact of stain-resistant finishes. It can be used on materials including polyester, cotton, nylon and solution-dyed fibers. The …

Feature-packed model

New features on the Consew® model 2206RB-14-7-DD sewing machine include a presser feet connecting rod that allows for presser feet to alternate more efficiently and a top thread electric clamping system for trimming. Other benefits include a direct drive motor (no belt connection required) and fully automatic functions including an automatic electric foot lift and …

Convenient testing

Rotawash offers precision colorfastness testing in a compact, modern design, with new upgrades that free operators from laboratories during long tests. By pairing the machine with RemoteAccess, operators can track the real-time testing progress of instruments anytime and from anywhere and view the remaining testing time against the end of a test. RemoteAccess is available …

Two-in-one display fabric

Specially treated for direct dye sublimation and UV-curable printing, DD 9919 Nirvana B.O.B.® has a white printable face and a coated black back, offering a two-in-one solution for printable fabric with a built-in liner. Key features are the soft hand, white point with a Delta E value less than 1.0, ability to cold cut, and …

Automated solutions for medical products

March 27, 2020

JTE Machines, Orange Park, Fla., recently introduced its new line of advanced automation equipment for the medical market at the MD&M/ Design & Manufacturing trade show in Anaheim. At the JTE booth, attendees learned how they can automate their existing RF welding equipment, or consider a new solution custom designed and built by JTE. JTE …

Inflatable, self-erecting IsoTent available from Flexitank Australia

March 26, 2020

Flexitank Australia, owned by FloatPac, announces the immediate release of a new range of inflatable, self-erecting medical tests and shelters. IsoTent is designed for rescue and medical services when sheltered premises are required for treating the injured and sick. IsoTent is a versatile and rapidly deployable inflatable tent and shelter system. With the ever-growing worldwide …

YKK develops new magnetic zipper for easy open-close

February 20, 2020

YKK Corporation, Tokyo, Japan, has announced the development of a new zipper that closes using magnetic force. The company aims to begin mass production in 2021. Magnet Zippers are open-end zippers designed to be closed easily using magnetic force between the left and right sides. Conventional zippers require engaging the insert pin and retaining box …