ATD Marking Systems at PPMA 2014

ATD exhibiting at the PPMA 2014 and Interplas shows

ATD Marking Systems will be exhibiting its broad range of industrial coding and marking equipment at both the PPMA 2014 and Interplas 2014 shows being held at the Birmingham NEC from 30th September to 2nd October.

PPMA 2014

The ATD stand in Hall 5, H110 will be displaying the Leibinger Jet3 Continous Inkjet Printer, the IP8000 High Resolution Inkjet Printer and the IP500 Thermal Inkjet printer ( now available with a touch screen controller). Also on display will be the newly introduced Kortho QiC Thermal Transfer printer, ideal for high quality marking on intermittent motion form-fill-seal machines.

Interplas 2014 Interplas

ATD’s stand J6 in Hall 4 will be demonstrating the Leibinger Jet3PI pigmented ink Continuous Inkjet Printer and the Jet3 Continuous Inkjet Printer, both used extensively for printing onto plastics and other non-porous materials

Technical and Sales assistance

ATD’s representatives will be present to answer any technical or sales queries, and will be very happy to mark samples either at the show or shortly afterwards.



Choosing an Industrial Coding System

Choosing the correct industrial coding equipment is vital to achieve consistent print quality, reliability and legibility. In some cases there may be several potential coding solutions, and ATD will work with the customer to determine which one is best suited to their application. Often the unique nature of their products, or their marking requirements, will be the deciding factor.

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ATD were approached by Day-Impex to help them to improve the marking on their range of glass sprinkler bulbs. These liquid filled capsules are designed to shatter when the liquid reaches a well defined temperature, triggering the sprinkler system. The small components range in size from 5mm to 2.5mm in diameter and each must be marked with an identifying code.

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Ronseal Pallet x400

High Resolution Inkjet EAN128 Barcode Printing

High Resolution Inkjet printing EAN128 barcodes directly onto an outer case dramatically reduces the costs per print compared to using a label. The only cost is the ink that is used, eliminating the waste of paying for backing paper and the unused parts of thermal transfer ribbons.

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High Resolution Drywall (Plasterboard) Stack Printing

One of the world’s leading producers of drywall (plasterboard) wanted to improve their brand image by printing high-resolution text and graphics onto each stack of product they manufacture.

The specification called for a printed area up to 500mm high on stacks up to 5 metres in length.

ATD was selected to design and install the systems, based on our IP8000 High Resolution Industrial Inkjet Printer.

The system had to automatically adjust for different stack sizes, be robust enough to print on a moving stack, and avoid damage from mis-aligned stacks.

The systems are now installed in plants throughout Europe, working 24/7.

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