The non-contact Novara finishing applicator delivers 2D patterning and one or two-sided application, all under digital control, enabling significant cost reduction.
In comparison with pad application, Novara has been demonstrated to reduce operating costs by over 30%.
Enabling dramatic energy and chemistry savings, Novara delivers a breakthrough in sustainability.
Reduced chemistry and energy consumption also enables processes to run faster, freeing up valuable capacity.
Flexibility for precision delivery of a wide range of finishes for technical textiles with 2D patterning and sided application.
Novara is suitable for the application of a wide range of finishes including: waterproofing, stain resistant, self-cooling, fire retardant, metallics / visual effects and antiviral.
The technology enables high value finishes to be used cost effectively.
The Novara precision digital coating process is a breakthrough new manufacturing technology platform for on-demand digital finishing of technical textiles. The technology delivers dramatic agility and flexibility advantages, manufacturing cost reductions and product innovation opportunities.
|Throughput||Up to 25m/min|
|Side application||Single sided|
|Liquid flow rate||Up to 1.5 litres per minute. (1 millilitre pre nozzle, per minute.)|
|Single sided finishing||Apply finish to a single side of the fabric|
|Multi-function finishing||E.g apply anti-odour one side, and DWR or anti-mosquito finish the other|
|Substrate basis weight||50 – 500 gsm|
|Substrates||Polyester, Nylon, Cotton, Wool, Blends|
|Dimensions||2m x 2.5m x 2.5m|
|Power requirements||415V 3 phase 50/60 Hz electrical supply|
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