Home    Resource Store    Past Issues    Buyers' Guide    Career Center    Subscriptions    Advertising    E-Newsletter    Contact

Textile World Photo Galleries
January/February 2015 January/February 2015

View Issue  |

Subscribe Now  |

Events

OUTLOOK™ Plus Latin America 2015
03/03/2015 - 03/05/2015
01/07/2014 - 01/07/2014

Cairo Fashion - 55th International Fashion, Apparel & Textile Exhibition
03/05/2015 - 03/08/2015

Intermediate Nonwovens Training
03/09/2015 - 03/12/2015

- more events -

- submit your event -

Printer Friendly
Full Site
New Products

Lazor Blade Removes Man-Made Yarns, Fiber Laps

Charlotte-based Hot Air Specialties Inc. says its Lazor Blade quickly and efficiently removes man-made materials that melt at temperatures below 800°F. In textile-related applications, it will cut and remove unwanted fibers, strip bobbins and beams without scoring their surfaces, remove wrap-ups on casters, and free buildups on shafts and gears.

The device is available in models offering pressure ranges from 10 pounds per square inch (psi) to 60 psi. Producing heated air jets having temperatures of 850°F to 1,000°F, it is an environmentally friendly alternative to many hazardous chemicals that typically are used to maintain plant equipment and production areas, according to the company. In addition, because different man-made fibers melt at different temperatures, it can separate one from another for example, polypropylene from polyester depending on the temperature used.

February 2004




Advertisement