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TQC Automatic Film Applicator Compact

ASTM D823

TQC Auto Film App

The TQC AFA Compact is an entry level film applicator that accepts charts up to A4 size or 8.3 x 11.7 inch (210 x 297 mm).

Application speed can be set from 1 to 150 mm/s. The AFA Compact is suitable for both wire wound rod applicators and block applicators. Operating is easy through the standard TQC operating interface. The AFA Compact is available with a glass bed or a perforated vacuum bed.




FEATURES TECHNICAL DATA MORE INFO PRICE LIST
 

 

Features

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  • Traverse Speed 1 - 150 mm/s / 0.03 - 5.90 in/s and infinitely adjustable.
  • Triple i Control - Operating is very easy with the Triple i operating interface. This unique system guides the operator through the interface of TQC lab-machines. At each step of the operating menu the interface detects which buttons are active and indicates these by means of an illuminated red centre. This results in a very intuitive operating system which is enhanced with information on the machine’s display.
  • Supplied with drip pan and paper holder for easy cleaning.
  • Charts up to A4 size
  • Safe 24V powered
  • Very accurate traverse speed <1%
  • Compatible with a large range of application tools

 

Technical Data

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Technical Data
Automatic Film Applicator
Traverse Speed: 0.03 - 5.90 inches (1-150mm)
Traverse Speed Accuracy : <1%
Stroke Length: 9.84 inch (250mm)
Stroke Length Accuracy: <0.03 inch (<1mm (0.025mm/step))
Max Test Chart Size: DIN A4 / 8.3 x 11.7" (210 x 297 mm)
Max Test Substrate Thickness: 0.31 inch (8mm) including coating
Max Size of Panel: 11.81 x 7.87 x 0.31 inch (300x200x8)
Max Height Film Applicators: 1.57 inch (40 mm)
Wire Bar Length: >8.66 inch (>220mm)
Wire Bar Diameter: 0.23-0.5 inch (6-12.7mm)
Volume Drip Pan: 30 ml
Min. Vacuum: -100 mbar
Diameter Vacuum Holes: 0.05 inch (1.3mm)
Distance Vacuum Bed Holes: 0.86 inch (22mm)
Number of Holes in Vacuum Bed: 117
Vacuum Connection: 0.23 inch (6mm) Quick Connect
Dimensions: 13.18 x 15.74 x 7.48 inch (335 x 400 x 190 mm)
Mass: 27.55 lbs (12.5 kg)
Power: 110 - 240 VAC / 50 - 60 HZ
Power Consumption: Max. 40 watt
Display: 128 x 64 pixels graphical LCD, 70mm x 40 mm, white illuminated heated
Languages: English

 

Two Available Models

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TQC Automatic Film Applicator Compact Glass Bed

This model keeps the test charts in position via means of a glass bed which is produced out of ultra-flat, hardened, float glass. Test coating test charts or other specimen are kept in place via a manual stainless steel clamping mechanism. For cleaning purposes the glass bed can easily be removed without the use of any tools.

AB3650 can be used with hiding power charts, opacity charts, spreading rate charts , brushout cards, metal test panels, paper- or cardboard coating test charts, penetration charts ,plastic or wooden sample panels, foils or other flexible surfaces with a max. dimension of Din A4 or 8.3 x 11.7 inches (210 x 297 mm).

   
TQC Automatic Film Applicator Compact Vacuum Bed

This model keeps the test charts in position via means of an ultra-flat perforated vacuum bed made of hard-anodized aluminium. A stainless steel clamp is also fitted to fix the draw down charts without vacuum. For cleaning purposes the vacuum plate can easily be removed without the use of any tools.

AB3655 can be used with hiding power charts, opacity charts, spreading rate charts, metal test panels, paper- or cardboard coating test charts, brushout cards , penetration charts, plastic or wooden sample panels, foils or other flexible surfaces with a max. dimension of Din A4 or 8.3 x 11.7 inches (210 x 297 mm).

 

Applications

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  • Paint research & development laboratories
  • Paint production and quality control
  • Raw materials
  • Adhesive manufacturers
  • Battery research & development
  • Cosmetics

 

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Prices

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Prices subject to change    Prices listed in US dollars for domestic shipments within US, Canada, & Mexico only    Export orders require quotations - click here for a quote     For more info call us 1-800-762-2478 or 954-946-9454.
Item Number Item Prices
DP-365001 AB3650 Glass bed applicator $3,250.00
DP-365501 AB3655 Vacuum bed applicator 3,650.00
DP-365531 Optional Weight 250g 105.00
VC-367501 AB3675 Vacuum pump 350.00



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