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Applying adhesive coatings to manufactured materials adds numerous benefits. From adding strength to waterproofing, adhesive coatings add value to products. Conversion Technologies International (CTI) offers a range of adhesive application options. They are the industry’s leading authority on the hot melt coating process and more. In fact, no other provider combines cutting-edge technology, expertise, and customer service like CTI does. Plus, they can work with virtually any substrate—from wovens to paper to vinyl and beyond. From standard production runs to custom testing, they strive to be a partner on whom you can count.

The Hot Melt Coating Process

CTI is the industry leader in the hot melt coating process for good reason. To start, they utilize multiple processing techniques for a wide range of applications. This means that customers can receive fully-customizable coating solutions. Better yet, they handle jobs of any size. Their equipment can handle temperature fluctuations up to 350 degrees, widths up to 120 inches and roll weights up to 2,000 lbs. And they work with any type of substrate—fabrics, films, polyester, and more.

Their unparalleled equipment includes slot die, gravure coater, hot roll coater, and hot melt spray coating. That means they can utilize both hot melt adhesives and water-based systems at any temperature. CTI’s skilled technicians can even utilize bulk adhesives with controlled amounts for lowered costs. They complete most of their projects in roll form. However, they can customize the finished product to fit your needs.

Of course, equipment is only as good as the skilled technicians using it. CTI’s experts handle a wide range of jobs and challenges every day. That’s why manufacturers across the country turn to CTI for help with improving materials. From handling any substrate to working with adhesives at any temperature, CTI can get the job done right.

For some products, it starts with utilizing bulk adhesives—allowing customers to take advantage of controlled amounts for controlled costs. It also means they can use powdered adhesives for those projects that call for it.

Advantages of Working With a Contract Manufacturer

By sharing some of the more complex manufacturing processes with CTI, companies eliminate the need for major investments in technology and machinery. Additionally, using the expertise available at CTI, there is also a huge savings on labor costs. When you have an experienced group that has worked with a broad range of industries, they can solve the most complex problems. Conversion Technologies works with the automotive, furniture, consumer products and construction materials industries, among others. Best of all, they back up their work with unmatched customer service. As a result, their technicians work with your company every step of the way to resolve any manufacturing issues. At that point, they can easily take over the production steps so that you don’t have to invest in expensive equipment.

Cutting-Edge Research & Development

As a testament to their commitment to service, CTI offers value-added services that no competitor can match. A big piece of this is in offering to help customers fine-tune products before they launch a full production run. CTI offers a state-of-the-art research and development facility for testing materials and techniques. No job is so unique or challenging that they can’t solve it during this testing. Their experts are ready and willing to help improve the process and the resulting product.

This means that customers can test, evaluate, and perfect all products before a full production run. This saves manufacturers time and money and helps protect their brand. In fact, CTI’s technicians can even help with the final steps of the design phase. It’s just one of the many ways that CTI helps their clients succeed.

Today, request a quote online or give them a call at 419-924-5566 to see how they can help you.