Monforts Delivers Tenter With Conveyor Belt To Lohmann
The Montex performs as a conventional tenter, and also provides a relaxation operation when used with a DynAir dryer in a one-line configuration, according to Monforts. The combination range therefore performs both production processes.
"This offers us not only savings in space, but also potential savings in operating and maintenance costs," said Wolfgang Riediger, Ph.D., plant manager, Lohmann. Lohmann, part of TWE Vliesstoffwerke comprising 13 textile companies, is using the machine to finish nonwoven fabrics up to 2.6 meters wide and weighing from 200 grams per square meter (g/m 2) to 1,500 g/m 2.