February 1, 2004
Series of infrared air heaters operates inline with coating, laminating and impregnating equipment. Web is preheated before entering the existing oven for final curing/drying, boosting line speeds and enhancing production. The line is available for papers, films, foils, nonwovens and other applications that require heating, drying and curing as well as water removal. Sizes accommodate web widths up to 196" and temperature ranges from 0 to 1,600oF (-18 to 871oC). Heaters are equipped with an infrared thermometer to sense the web temperature, providing automatic feedback to the controls to maintain heat at setpoint.