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Cast Coater

Cast coating is a method for making high-gloss (80 to 90%) paper. The processing steps are as follows: a raw paper sheet is coated with paint or ink, and the wet coat is pressed against a mirror-finished chrome-plated drum, to be dried. Procedures of test with this cast coater: a specimen is coated using a coating rod or applicator bar, and it is placed on a mirror-finished plane held at a certain temperature; then over a canvas, a rubber roll is drawn, to make the coated surface stick to the mirror-finished metal surface; after drying, the specimen is taken out.

Product Name Cast Coater
Product Code KRK-2227
Manufacturer Kumagai Riki Kogyo Co., Ltd. ( KRK )
Availability from OpTest Exclusive to Canada, USA, and Mexico

Heating Plate 300×250mm, effective dimensions 250×200mm, hard chrome plated, mirror finished
Temperature max. 120℃, variation±3℃
Heater 1kW
Loading Weight changing the weight (with holder): changeable +1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7kg
Rubber Roll 90mm in diameter, 260mm long, made of NBR
Power Source 100/110VAC 50/60Hz 10A
Outer Dimensions 450×530×530mm
Instrument Weight 37kg


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