In OptiCoat Roll blade coating, an excess amount of coating color is applied to the paper surface with the applicator roll. Final coat weight is then controlled by a metering blade or rod. Roll coating gives the best possible surface smoothness of any coating method - the coating quality is very uniform.
Uniform coating quality
Reliable and proven construction
Easy to adjust, operate and maintain
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Coater roll covers
For highest quality coated board or paper, with high smoothness and gloss, in blade coating, Valmet offers a full range of reliable rubber roll covers as well as a high performing polyurethane cover. These roll covers have good wear resistance and strength properties ensuring long grinding intervals and long lifetime.
Coater blades play an important role in the paper or board making process. They hugely affect efficiency, both materials and time, and have a major impact on final product quality. In blade coating, paper quality variations and rapid wearing of coater blades inevitably result in production losses and higher blade costs. The Valmet Coater Blade family consists of four carbide blades which leave a uniform layer of coating color on paper or board surface, thus creating an excellent finish for d...
Doctoring affects machine runnability, paper and board quality, production costs, and production efficiency. Runnability can be improved by optimizing doctoring parameters and blade materials. Cleaner rolls result in better end-product quality. The blades can be selected to meet customers shutdown schedule which will lead to fewer blade changes resulting in lower blade costs. The reduction of unplanned shutdowns and costly downtime periods can be avoided by reliable and trouble-free doctoring....
A reliable tail threading process decreases tail threading times, minimizes waste and improves safety. This means an investment in your process is an investment that pays for itself. Whether you need improvements in paper or board machines, we have an advanced tail threading solution that clearly enhances your production efficiency. Our comprehensive range of tail threading services, from preventive maintenance to tail threading study secures optimal operation of your equipment and reduces threa...