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Plasma & Corona Treatment Blog

Contributors

Alex Kiel

Alex Kiel

Electrical Engineer at 3DT LLC, 3 years
BS EE Milwaukee School of Engineering, MSOE

Florian Brehmer

Florian Brehmer

CTO at SOFTAL Corona & Plasma GmbH,  Germany, 2 years
PhD in Applied Plasma Physics, Tech. University Eindhoven, the Netherlands

Gary Kohlnhofer

Gary Kohlnhofer

Sales Engineer 3DT LLC,  11 years
BS ECE University of Wisconsin – Madison

Maximizing Performance/Minimizing Downtime with Modular Generator Technology

April 13th, 2017|Categories: Florian Brehmer, General|

 The advantages of modular generators for corona and plasma treatment stations Corona stations are available in all sizes depending on the application- from 10 inch narrow web lines to wide coating machines and BOPP/BOPET lines [...]

3 Upcoming Trade Show Opportunities

February 27th, 2017|Categories: Gary Kohlnhofer|

It’s that time of year to start planning for upcoming trade shows, where we will be highlighting our corona treatment and plasma treatment technologies.  Plan on visiting us at the upcoming ICE USA International Converting [...]

Gentle Plasma – Surface Treatment for Sensitive Materials

December 28th, 2016|Categories: Florian Brehmer|

The pre-treatment of  sensitive materials is a challenge for many converters. Plasma treatment is recommended in these cases.  Improved adhesion attained through corona pre-treatment depends largely on choosing the correct corona dosage – the quotient [...]

Upcoming K 2016 Show

August 29th, 2016|Categories: Gary Kohlnhofer|

Are you interested in the latest developments in corona treatment, plasma treatment or hot needle perforation systems?  Then plan to stop by and see us at the upcoming K 2016 Show in Dusseldorf, Germany from [...]

LTC – Laboratory Table Corona

August 25th, 2016|Categories: Florian Brehmer|

Designing a printing or coating process is a tricky thing. Not only during specification of new lines, but even in existing production lines, the coatings and inks always need to be matched to the surface [...]

Corona vs. Plasma Treatment

August 24th, 2016|Categories: Alex Kiel|

One common question asked about 3DT’s revolutionary surface treatment systems is, “What is the difference between corona and plasma, and what best fits my application?” Both corona and plasma treatment increase the surface energy of [...]