Snap-on panels improve hospital privacy

March 1, 2008

Recuperating patients at the Palm Beach, Fla., Veterans Affairs Medical Center won’t have to watch out for falling housekeeping staff. Health regulations require facilities to change and wash privacy curtains if even a small portion is soiled. Unhooking the curtains from ceiling tracks can be treacherous, and endless washing is expensive. Woman-owned Cubicle Curtain Factory, …

High-performance solutions defend fabric

The Defense™ line provides protection from harmful manmade and environmental threats such as UV rays, mildew, stains and wear. Consisting of five individual solutions that can be used alone or in any combination, it maximizes performance and minimizes impact to the fabric’s hand and appearance. Solar Defense provides printed fabrics with outstanding sun exposure resistance …

Tools, fasteners and accessories

The newly redesigned catalog from Rowley Co. for 2008 features approximately 2500 items, including grommets of all sizes, setting tools and presses, and a wide variety of items for the upholstery, marine and interior decorating industries. SOURCE The Rowley Co.

Integrated printer and cutter

The 2008 Soljet Pro III XC-540 printer/cutter features Roland’s new Intelligent Pass Control technology, a white ink configuration option, and other enhancements that deliver higher levels of speed, print quality and versatility. System enhances image quality through better dot placement, improved media feed compensation and better light ink control. Serves a wide variety of applications, …

Textile transmitter

Textronics Inc., manufacturer of the NuMetrex brand of sports and fitness apparel, has designed a new transmitter that improves accuracy and applicability of the heart-rate monitoring system. The transmitter snaps into a tiny pocket in the NuMetrex sports bras and shirts, where it receives the heart rate signal from textile sensors located across the chest …

UV-curable inks

A new range of Jeti Premium UV-curable inks has been developed by Gandinnovations, in collaboration with OEM partners worldwide, for use in the Jeti Flatbed Series Printers. The new inks exhibit excellent flexibility and superior adhesion to polymeric substrates such as polystyrene, different grades of PVC, polyolefins, polyesters and many others. The inks will help …

Tracking curtain hardware

A new Duratrack Inc. curtain system can be used to create privacy and partitions in a wide range of settings. Galvanized steel system includes a range of products that suspend and anchor the curtain system, as well as a variety of trolleys that allow the curtains to move along the track, which is sold in …

COLORIP Upgrade for Roland printers

The Wasatch COLORIP Upgrade offers additional capabilities and compatibility to Roland owners, providing users with the latest file formats and operating systems, third-party media profiles and premium features such as 16-bit color, direct-to-layout workflows and pre-RIP nesting. The new color pipeline maintains color data to produce more output that’s more faithful to the original image, …

Solutions for daily printing

3P InkJet Textiles Corp.’s media solutions facilitate your daily printing business, offering premium lines developed for particular ink technologies. Collection of TruColor media was specially designed for optimizing output with solvent and eco-solvent printers to achieve the highest possible printing results. 3P also offers the economical Value line, recommended for either direct or transfer sublimation …

Communicating color

Colors are difficult to describe because everyone visualizes them differently—but critical to the design and creation of any material. Acrylics USA LLC, a manufacturer of cell cast acrylic sheets, has developed a new, patented tool to make colors easier to create and share: the Peacock Color Creation Tool™. Contained in a small binder, it contains …