Industrial Tapes News

The advantages of self-wound film overlaminates

(BPT) - Self-wound film overlaminates are a type of clear, linerless film that is used to enhance and protect a substrate. Applied just before die cutting, this versatile product utilizes a pressure-sensitive adhesive to increase durability, and improve the look and functionality of the printed material.Trusted by a number of industries, overlaminates come in a variety of thicknesses and face stocks to suit either short-term outdoor applications, or indoor label and tag applications. In this art ... Read More

How to choose the right masking tape for a specific application

(BPT) - First produced in 1925, masking tapes have proven to be a mainstay for a number of industries including automotive, construction, manufacturing and more. This product can be used to protect surfaces, join materials and aid in countless other tasks that businesses face regularly.Given the inherent versatility of masking tape, it can be hard to find the right product for your specific application. There are a number of varieties on the market — and not all are created equal. At the end of ... Read More

Applications and Benefits of Hot Melt Adhesives

Hot melt adhesive is a type of thermoplastic adhesive that is melted and applied to a surface before solidifying to create a bond. It has become a popular choice for many industries due to its versatility, efficiency, and effectiveness. At Evans EVCO, we offer high-quality hot melt adhesive services to help our customers achieve their manufacturing goals. In this article, we will explore the applications and benefits of hot melt adhesive and why Evans EVCO is the best choice for your adhesive ne ... Read More

Custom Die-Cut LDPE Protective Tape Protects Lamps During Shipping

After thorough consultation and review, Evans EVCO found the perfect solution in the form of die-cut LDPE protective tape.Using the samples of the rejected reflectors the tier supplier provided, as well as reviewing a variety of material samples from our tape supplier, we were able to quickly identify an LDPE protective tape having a low-tack removable rubber adhesive which had the required elastic properties needed to perfectly conform to the reflector shape.Additionally, due to the type of mat ... Read More

Develop Shipping Consistency for a Unique Design

Dealing with consistent returns and shipping-related defects is a nightmare for any business, let alone a high-paced industry like automotive. In our example, the automotive tier supplier was dealing with shipping problems that threatened to undermine their partnerships and their reputation. Ultimately, the tier supplier was getting too many rejections from an automotive OEM regarding one of the head lamp reflectors they were producing. These reflectors were arriving with scratches and scrapes o ... Read More

Maximize Your Production Efficiency with Evans EVCO's Flat Bed Die Cutting Services

Flat bed die cutting is an essential manufacturing process that involves using a cutting die to create precise and uniform shapes from various materials. It is widely used in a variety of industries, including packaging, automotive, and electronics. At Evans EVCO, we offer high-quality flat bed die cutting services to help our customers maximize their production efficiency and achieve their manufacturing goals. In this article, we will explore the benefits of flat bed die cutting and why Evans E ... Read More

Premise: Helping an Automotive Tier Supplier Eliminate Rejections

Evans EVCO recently contracted with an automotive tier supplier to several domestic and foreign automakers. This company molds and assembles both colored and clear plastic reflectors that are attached over head lamps, tail lamps and other exterior lamps on an automobile. With the current supply chain crisis hitting the automotive industry hard, it’s important this company gets its clients the reflectors on time and in perfect condition. Read More

Revolutionizing Manufacturing with Rotary Die Cutting: Applications and Benefits with Evans EVCO

Rotary die cutting is a versatile and efficient process that has become increasingly popular in many industries. It involves using a rotary die to cut and shape materials into various shapes and sizes. At Evans EVCO, we offer high-quality rotary die cutting services to help our customers achieve their manufacturing goals. In this article, we will explore the applications and benefits of rotary die cutting and why Evans EVCO is the best choice for your die cutting needs.Applications of Rotary Die ... Read More

The Power of Hot Melt Adhesives

Adhesives are a critical component in various industries, from packaging and labeling to furniture and construction. In recent years, hot melt adhesives have emerged as a popular choice due to their versatility and efficiency. Hot melt adhesives Hot melt adhesives are so called because they are activated by heat, which makes them ideal for high-speed production runs. Unlike traditional adhesives that require time to cure, hot melt adhesives form a strong bond almost immediately after application ... Read More

Revolutionizing the Die Cutting Industry: The Benefits of Flat Bed Die Cutting

Die cutting is a crucial process in various industries such as printing, packaging, and plastics production. In recent years, the technology behind die cutting has advanced significantly, and one of the most notable innovations is the flat bed die cutting machine. This cutting method has revolutionized the die cutting industry by offering several advantages over traditional rotary die cutting.Advantages of flat bed die cutting One of the biggest advantages of flat bed die cutting is its versatil ... Read More

Bonding for the Future: The Advantages of Evans Evco's Industrial Adhesives

In today's fast-paced and constantly evolving industries, having the right tools and materials is essential. Adhesives play a critical role in various industries, from packaging and labeling to construction and furniture manufacturing. It is important to choose industrial adhesives that are strong and versatile to meet the demands of modern businesses. Evans Evco is a leading manufacturer of industrial adhesives that offers a comprehensive lineup of products designed to meet the needs of any ind ... Read More

Make Your Manufacturing Process Efficient with Rotary Die Cutting at Evans EVCo

Rotary die cutting is a highly efficient process used to create complex shapes and patterns with paper, film, or foam. At Evans EVCO in Kansas City Missouri, rotary die cutting allows us to quickly produce high-quality products that meet customer specifications with accuracy and precision. Through our rotary die cutting capabilities, we are able to convert flexible materials into custom parts, labels and components. Our rotary die cutting capabilities Our rotary die cutting services allow us to ... Read More

Maximizing Efficiency with Industrial Tape Fabrication: A Look at Evansevco's Capabilities

As a leader in industrial tape fabrication, Evans Evco is committed to providing top-quality products and services to meet the needs of our customers. Our capabilities extend beyond simply producing and distributing adhesive tape - we offer a range of secondary services to enhance efficiency and streamline production processes.Rotary Die Cutting CapabilitiesOne of these services is die cutting. This process involves using a die to cut tape into specific shapes and sizes, allowing for precise and ... Read More

The Art of Adhesive Lamination: Let Evans EVCO Help You Achieve Your Goals

Adhesive lamination is a popular process used to join two surfaces or materials using an adhesive. It's a reliable and cost-effective method of bonding and sealing that can be used for products in the industrial and consumer markets. Evans EVCO specializes in providing high quality, laminate adhesive tapes for a variety of applications. High performance adhesives Their extensive selection of laminate adhesives includes high performance acrylics, resilient rubber based adhesives and more—all tail ... Read More

PVC vs polypropylene tape: Which is best for packaging and loading?

(BPT) - Which tape is best for heavy-duty packaging needs, PVC or polypropylene? In a nutshell, the standard carton sealer known as polypropylene tape is the inexpensive go-to for lighter packages. PVC tape is optimal for heavier, bulkier shipments. Yet both tapes come in various grades and strengths. To build your start-to-finish solution for your entire packaging line, familiarize yourself with the differences with this simple guide.Polypropylene tapes for packagingPolypropylene tape, sometime ... Read More