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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

It’s Trade Show Time Again

April 12th, 2018|Categories: Gary Kohlnhofer, General|

Plan on visiting us at the upcoming NPE 2018, The Plastics Show.  The name says it all as the NPE is “The Western Hemisphere’s leading plastics trade fair” and will be held at the Orange [...]

Corona Treatment Systems – Overcoming the Effects of Heat and Humidity

July 17th, 2017|Categories: Alex Kiel|Tags: , , |

As you know, moisture is an enemy of electronic components. Consequently, with summer’s high heat and humidity, even the best corona treatment equipment will benefit from some simple maintenance. Ozone is a by-product of corona [...]

The Engineering Behind 3DT’s Most Sophisticated System Yet- PolyDyne Pro

June 26th, 2017|Categories: Alex Kiel, General|

For Unparalleled Corona Treatment The PolyDyne PRO is the latest product from 3DT. This new, highly advanced corona generator takes queues from the original PolyDyne as well as our successful plasma generators to make the [...]

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 [...]