High Speed Pilot Coater

The high-speed coater at SappiThe coating capabilities of the PDC have been recently expanded with our new access to a high-speed web coater. This industrial-quality unit is able to directly coat paper produced on the pilot paper machine or on a commercial machine.

Some of the features of the coater include:

  • Speeds up to 4200 fpm (feet per minute)
  • Can be performed in forward or reverse
  • Can process webs of up to 28 inches in width
  • Trailing blade, including short dwell and rod coating
  • Various drying options including hot air impingement
  • Extensive laminating capabilities