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Application Laboratories Capabilities and Equipment
As a leader in the industry, Nordson continually develops and tests new dispensing methods, materials and equipment. As new materials and processes emerge, Nordson responds with systems that increase manufacturing productivity and efficiency across a variety of industries.
Nordson laboratories are equipped to demonstrate a variety of standard Nordson systems. All systems include dispensing guns and hoses. Our equipment can be configured to simulate your specific application.
Additional equipment not listed may also be available. Please contact your sales representative to discuss trial or development project needs.
Each laboratory is staffed with full-time, factory-trained technical personnel. Testing, demonstration and training programs provide the flexibility needed to meet most customer requirements.
ProBlue® melters (pneumatic, piston pump)
DuraBlue® melters (electric, gear pump)
VersaBlue® melters (variable speed AC, spur-gear pumps)
Pneumatic Extrusion Guns
H-200 Series (ball and seat) guns
H-400 Series (air open/spring close) guns
H-440 Series (air open/air close) guns
SureBead™ reduced cavity guns
H-20 and H-20 large ball & seat (LBS) guns
H-100 Series (compact reduced cavity) guns
Zero cavity and extended zero cavity (needle and seat) guns
Mini-Bead (non-contact guns for high-speed and sift-proof packaging)
Electric Extrusion Guns
Sift-Proof (mini-bead electric) guns
E-700 Series guns
e.dot™ (compact electric) guns
Swirl (CF™ Controlled Fiberization) guns
Universal™ module guns
EP 26 (double-air spray) guns
EP 11 applicators
EP 45 applicators
EP 52 applicators
Handguns (available in extrusion and spray versions)
FP-200 (flat panel) guns
AD-41 and AD-41 (large ball & seat) guns
HD electric gun driver
ES-400 electric gun driver
SD Series electric gun driver
Substrate Handling (Conveyors, Winders and Drums)
DCM paper drive
up to 500 ft/min
up to 19 in. wide
up to 21 in. diameter
up to 1900 ft/min
up to 200 ft/min
up to 20 in. wide
Automation and Robotics
Motoman SK16 6-axis robot
Motoman K10 6-axis robot
Tabletop 3-axis robot
Unity Series 3-axis robot
12 ft (W) x 8 ft (D) x 16 ft (H) spray booth with standard required face velocity
Condition parts or materials before and after application processes.
Data Acquisition Systems
System captures data in digital format that can then be used with post-acquisition analysis tools. This system automates test routines such as melt rates, temperature monitoring, power usage, etc.
Visually demonstrate stability, verify and correct undesirable thermal gradients.
Foamed Adhesive Dispensing Systems
FoamMix® system (ambient, warm and heated foamed adhesive dispensing)
FoamMelt® 200 system (heated foamed adhesive dispensing)
AG-900, heated and cold guns
Pro-Meter® VDK, AG-900, H200 and Auto-Flo™, heated and cold guns
Pro-Meter MDA (small positive displacement) guns
Adhesive Bulk Unloaders
Heat and Humidity Chamber
Confidential lab testing is also available.