Tollcoating Newsletter - March 2014
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Carestream Tollcoating is the premier contract manufacturer for precision coating of advanced materials on flexible substrates.


In this newsletter and on our blog we share technical insights from subject-matter experts, updates about coating and development capabilities, and details about where you can find us at upcoming industry events.


What are the substrate, process and equipment parameters that affect web conveyance and roll winding? Carestream Tollcoating has developed a checklist of considerations to help assure quality coated output. Full Article 


Basics of Fluid Coating 

Carestream Tollcoating can assist in engineering mixing solutions and the coating process to ensure optimized, robust manufacturing. We also have in-line defect detection to aid in tracking and resolving quality issues. Learn more about which factors are important to consider when scaling up a coated product. Full Article 


Meeting the Need for Speed

Rapid prototyping has the potential to dramatically change manufacturing design and reduce costs. Carestream Tollcoating's experience allows us to collaboratively take your product concepts and initial formulations from bench to pilot coating to full-scale manufacture - faster and more economically. Full Article

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Pilot Coating and Development

Carestream Tollcoating's Coating Assessment Laboratory (CAL) contains custom mixing, solution delivery, coating, drying and analytical equipment used for small-scale product and process development. The lab enhances engineers' ability to predict how a coating solution and substrate system will behave in various manufacturing operations before scaling up to larger pilot-scale and manufacturing-scale equipment. 


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January 16, 2014

March 10-13, 2014
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Visit Carestream Tollcoating at Booth #27 to learn more about our contract coating services for the battery, fuel cell and capacitor markets.
March 16-19, 2014
Phoenix, AZ
March 31-April 2, 2014
Boston, MA
Carestream Tollcoating's General Manager, Rick Daniels, will speak on an advanced manufacturing panel: "Distributed, Customized, Green - How to Make it Today."
April 2, 10:45am-12:15pm  
April 8-10, 2014
Atlanta, GA 

Carestream Tollcoating offers precision toll coating (contract manufacturing and development) services, specializing in the application of aqueous and solvent coatings on flexible substrates for a wide range of industrial, medical, electronic and other advanced materials applications. Our engineers and material scientists build on more than 100 years of coating leadership to deliver problem-solving expertise in precision coating applications, including fluid design and preparation. State-of-the-art pilot coaters also make Carestream Tollcoating an ideal partner for product development and rapid scale-up to large volume. For additional information, please visit