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Coating Matters

Coating Matters

By Coating Tech Slot Dies
Coating Matters is a technical podcast by Coating Tech Slot Dies covering topics related to slot die coating technology. Join our experienced team for insights to help you become more efficient and successful at slot die coating.
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Coating Tech Institute - Learn more about it
Get more information about Coating Tech Institute live in-person class and Coating Tech Institute Online. Hear about topics covered such as: coating equipment and variables 6C's of coating Rheology and fluid Hands on training with a rheometer Hands on training with coating equipment Coating technique Coating system and process Defects and resolutions
June 27, 2022
Product Development Through Understanding Slot Die Equipment
The more you know about slot die coating equipment, the more successful your product development efforts will be through lab scale, pilot scale, and production scale.
June 14, 2022
Stop Defects Before They Start
Coating defects are annoying, costly, and cause many headaches for operators and engineers. Learn tips from Mark Miller in this episode on how to stop defects before they start.
May 31, 2022
What Industries Utilize Slot Dies? When You Should Consider Slot Die Coating Technology.
Learn more about the industries that use slot die coating in their production process and when you should consider slot die coating technology for yours.
May 17, 2022
Introduction to Rheology for Slot Die Coating
Today's slot dies are designed to work with your specific fluid, so the entire process starts with an understanding of that fluid. Today complex materials are coated on a wide range of substrates, but each process begins with the rheology of the fluid. You do not need to be an expert, but a basic understanding of rheology will help you become more successful at slot die coating.
May 03, 2022
How to get started with slot die coating technology
Start with the basics and learn about the first steps to get started with successful slot die coating from training, to who needs it, and what affects the success of your coating. Our resident expert and co-founder, Mark Miller, will help you navigate the world of slot die coating technology.
April 26, 2022
Slot Die Coating Technology
Let's start at the beginning and define what a slot die is, what are its capabilities, and in what applications is it used? Learn that and more from your expert host from Coating Tech Slot Dies, Mark Miller.
April 19, 2022
Tensioned Web Over Slot Die Coating (TWOSD) Technical Paper (turned podcast)
The concept behind TWOSD is that when a slot die is engaged with a precision backing roll you have a metal roll and a metal slot die that are within microns of each other.  The thinner you want to coat, the closer you have to get.  This is a dangerous proposition for two expensive pieces of equipment. Learn more in this technical podcast.
April 07, 2022