PrimeCoat Film and PrimeCoat Size
ANDRITZ film and size presses are used to apply sizing suspensions and coatings simultaneously to both surfaces of paper/board web.
Film and size press
The ANDRITZ PrimeCoat Film is a film press for simultaneous double-sided paper sheet coating and and/or sizing of paper and board. Different suspensions and weights can be applied on each side. It can also be used for single-sided applications. Due to the compact design, the film press requires very little space and allows a fast change of the applied weight. The PrimeCoat Size is a device for simultaneous application of sizing to both sides of paper and board only.
Web floating system
The PrimeAir Glide is a non-contact web floating system installed in paper board machines in combination with film presses. It supports the web on a cushion of air through its angular path.
Advantages at a glance
- Single- or double-sided coating
- Minimal operational cost
- Wide speed range
- Quick change of coating weight
- Good MD and CD profiles
- Similar effect to contour coating