Lab Equipment & Pilot Lines

Lab Equipment & Pilot Lines

Lab Equipment & Pilot Lines

Proven equipment for successful R&D

Ever since the beginning, Brückner Maschinenbau’s strategy implied the operation of an own R&D center equipped with lab lines for process and technological developments. Based on this extensive experience, Brückner offers various laboratory and pilot lines to enable film producers to do perfect R&D and sample production for many film types.

  • Custom-made pilot lines 
  • Sequential or simultaneous stretching
  • Various working widths
  • Sample production for many film types 
     

Our laboratory stretching unit “KARO® 5.0” for monoaxial and biaxial film orientation is the best way to test films and sheets in a very simple and economical manner - in the sequential as well as in the simultaneous stretching mode. Special discounts for universities and for used equipment are available upon request.

Equipment for perfect R&D and sample production

Brückner pilot lines since 1960

Laboratory Stretching Machine KARO 5.0

Test films and sheets in a very simple and economical manner

With our laboratory stretching machine KARO® 5.0 for monoaxial and biaxial film orientation, it is possible to test films and sheets in a very simple and economical manner - in the sequential as well as in the simultaneous stretching mode.

It is ready for your use and can be rented on an hourly cost basis:

  • Development of new film recipes and materials
  • Test of new skin layers / additives
  • Identification of process conditions
  • Generation of stress strain curves
  • Evaluation of film properties from stretched samples
  • Quality insurance for raw materials
  • Small batch production

Highlights & Benefits

  • Film sample insert position close to operator – improved workplace ergonomics
  • Newly designed user interface – intuitive & easy machine control
  • Accurate, reliable film temperatures by circulating air ovens – homogenous film samples
  • Improved insulation and temperature separation – perfect process control, stable film quality
  • Good accessibility – easy maintenance, less downtime
  • Moving stretching system – conditions close to film production line