Batch Coater - Dr Blade

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Batch Coater - Dr Blade

General Information

FIC: Nicholas Glassmaker

Location: Birck 1100A

System Information

General Description

The K Control Coater is used for the application of solvent-borne polymer coatings, including paints, varnishes, adhesives, liquid printing inks and many other surface coatings to produce quick, accurate and repeatable coating and film samples.



  • Controlled speed and pressure ensures repeatable results
  • Coating by wire wound bars or gap (doctor blade) applicators
  • Coating areas of up to 325 x 250mm
  • Multiple coatings in one operation for comparison purposes
  • Standard coating speeds infinitely variable between 2 and 15m/min

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* Must use iLab and be a trained user to reserve a slot on this system.