2D foils (PVC, PP, PET) are used for two-dimensional surface finishing in the furniture and interior fittings industries, for instance, in the production of furniture and kitchen fronts, profiles, door elements as well as plastic panels, window boards and window profiles.
Environmentally friendly, PET-(polyester)-based furniture foils are ideal for the finishing of vertical surfaces in the manufacture of furniture and interior doors.
Environmentally friendly, PP-(polypropylene)-based plastic foils are used for wrapping furniture elements and interior fittings.
PVC foils are decorative plastic foils made of polyvinyl chloride used for the finishing of furniture surfaces and interior fittings. Depending on the application and requirement, PVC foils are available with different mechanical properties and functional characteristics.
3D hard foils are high-quality surface materials for use on membrane or non-membrane thermoforming presses for the decorative surface finishing of all sides of wooden materials.
3D hot lamination or compression refers to a process by which a thermoplastic foil (mostly PVC) is applied to a profiled MDF substrate in a vacuum press. For this, two pressing systems are used, one with and one without membranes.
Environmentally friendly, 3D thermoformable furniture foils with a hard PET (polyester) base featuring excellent functional characteristics and processing properties.
3D thermoformable furniture foils based on rigid PVC (polyvinyl chloride) are ideally suited for membrane pressing technology.
ABS (acrylonitrile butadiene styrene) edging, based on a recyclable, mechanically and thermally resilient plastic, is predominantly used for banding edges that are subject to much stress.
“AutoCut” is a slitting and winding machine from düspohl for the longitudinal cutting and winding of paper and plastic foils, and also edge materials.
Backing fleece is used for the production of veneer edges and profile wrapping veneers.
Special papers used to manufacture finish foils or decorative foils.
BASIC finish foil is a continuous foil with a finish surface consisting of special, coated papers which are printed with a coating and lacquered in a single-step procedure. (IMAWELL product)
This is a compact belt magazine from düspohl for conveying stackable workpieces or profiles in continuous operation.
The bonding of MDF components has a range of functions in the construction and furniture industry. This process involves applying glue to the edges or surfaces of wooden materials to produce multi-layered composite panels.
Bonding agents enable a chemical bond between the two materials and ensure a high-quality bond.
Charging systems facilitate the loading of profile wrapping and lamination systems.
Cleaning agents can be used to clean adhesives off machine parts.
Coating systems are used for facing or pressing door frame profiles, floor elements and sandwich panels.
Continuous pressure laminate (CPL) is a particularly robust laminate which is the result of continuously pressing multiple layers of paper together with curing synthetic melamine resin. CPL offers a good alternative to real wood veneer thanks to its aesthetics and texture.
Water-based adhesives are not flammable and do not release solvents. These environmentally friendly adhesives show impressive resistance to water and high temperatures.
“DLBA 300” is a profile charging system from düspohl which is specially designed for magazining and indexing stackable and non-stackable profiles.
CPL EasyFlex thin laminate is an especially flexible, break-resistant material which also lends itself well to the wrapping of profiles with smaller radii. (IMAWELL product)
“EasyWrap” is a series of düspohl wrapping systems for smaller operations with smaller-scale series production.
In the edge banding process, edge materials of all varieties, such as veneer, melamine or plastic edges, are covered with waterproof glue and then bonded with the workpiece using pressure rollers in an edge bonding machine.
“EdgeCut” is a modern cutting machine from düspohl for cutting and winding the thinnest papers and thermoplastic foils as well as plastic edge materials of a thickness of up to 2 mm, without forming burrs or white fractures.
High-quality, environmentally friendly polypropylene foils for a range of exclusive applications – from furniture, doors and panels to high-traffic floors. (IMAWELL product)
High-quality, environmentally friendly polypropylene foils with a 3D look for outdoor applications; they are distinguished by their outstanding lightfasteness and weather resistance. (IMAWELL product)
High-quality, environmentally friendly polypropylene foils with a 3D look for flooring applications, specially designed for all floors in both private and public areas. (IMAWELL product)
High-quality, environmentally friendly polypropylene foils with a 3D look for the finishing of furniture, doors and interior fittings. (IMAWELL product)
“FHS” is a foil heating system from düspohl that enables constant foil temperature control by warming up the wrapping material to a certain, predetermined temperature and not exceeding it.
Special, coloured or printed papers with surface lacquer. In general, we distinguish between two varieties: pre-impregnated and post-impregnated. Finish foils are primarily used for surface finishing applications in the furniture industry, but are also used in interior fittings (panels, profiles, interior doors etc.).
Fleece fabrics for veneers are high-quality non-woven products with a plastic coating, which are used as veneer amplifiers to improve tear resistance and flexibility.
Fleece lamination systems are ideal for the lamination and coating of sheet or roll materials with PVA or PUR adhesives.
The FSC® (Forest Stewardship Council®) is an international nongovernmental organization that promotes environmentally appropriate, socially beneficial, and economically viable management of the world’s forests. The FSC label means that materials used for the product have been responsibly sourced. Please visit www.fsc.org for any further information.
GLS saws are a series of high-performance mitre saws for universal application including in the processing of glazing beads, door profiles, weather bars and other profiles made of wood, aluminium, MDF and PVC.
Curing agents or hardeners cause, or facilitate, the strength of the adhesive through a chemical reaction.
CPL HighPress thin laminates are pressed at a particularly high pressure and are therefore extremely robust, have a high-quality appearance and high surface quality. (IMAWELL product)
Hot-melt adhesives are water and solvent-free adhesives that consist of a mixture of thermoplastic polymers and can be processed at very high machine speeds.
“KSW” is a compact edge-strip winding machine from düspohl for manufacturing adhesive-coated and uncoated edge material rolls made of veneer, paper or laminate in freely programmable lengths.
“LamiNator” is a fleece lamination system from düspohl for laminating and facing using fleece materials in rolls or sheets.
Pre-impregnated “MASTER” finish foil. This pre-impregnated foil is a continuous foil with a finish surface consisting of lightfast special papers which are printed and lacquered in a single-step procedure. (IMAWELL product)
“MasterSlice” is a cutting machine from düspohl for effectively separating material rolls of paper, laminate, veneer and some plastic rolls on paper cores.
High-quality, single-layer edging made from lightfast, printed special papers which are impregnated with thermosetting resin and finished with an environmentally friendly lacquer. IMAWELL offers the right edging for many different applications: straight edging for straight edges, softformed edging for profiled edges, as well as rebate edging for right-angled deformable edges.
“MultiWrap” is a series of düspohl wrapping systems for larger operations with series production, greater manufacturing modularity and higher productivity.
“MultiWrap Wide” is a series of düspohl lamination systems for larger operations with series production, greater manufacturing modularity and higher productivity.
Plastic edges are particularly effective at protecting against mechanical stress and chemicals, as well as moisture. IMAWELL offers plastic edges in the form of ABS and PVC edge bands.
Post-impregnated “POST” finish foil. This post-impregnated foil is a continuous foil with a finish surface consisting of special impregnable papers which are first printed as part of a multi-step procedure. The impregnation and lacquer follows in a second step. (IMAWELL product)
Finish foil that is manufactured from decorative paper which is printed, subsequently impregnated and lacquered.
“PowerMelt” is a pre-melt unit from düspohl which ensures the absolutely uniform melting of hot-melt adhesive granulates. The melting energy is generated entirely by the drive system.
“PowerWrap” is a series of high-tech düspohl wrapping systems for large-scale operations with high product sales and mass production.
“PowerWrap Wide” is a series of high-tech düspohl lamination systems for large-scale operations with high product sales and mass production.
These are special lightfast papers which are manufactured by impregnating the base paper with thermosetting, formaldehyde-free resin. This pre-impregnated paper is used as a basis for manufacturing finish foils.
Pre-melt units are used for melting hot-melt adhesives and allow the melting power to be tailored to the current need.
Press fleece, also known as veneer-reinforcement fleece, is particularly suitable for flexibly bonding veneers and reinforcing larger veneer surfaces.
“PrimeStar 2010” is an application system from düspohl for the optimal dosage of low-VOC, aqueous primers.
Profile wrapping refers to a process by which roll-mounted decorative material is continuously applied to a substrate. This process takes place on a profile wrapping system.
Profile wrapping systems wrap or laminate core materials such as solid wood, wooden materials and plastic as well as metal profiles including aluminium with appropriate wrapping materials such as veneers and paper or plastic foils.
Polyurethane-based dispersion adhesives are available as one- or two-component adhesives (1C or 2C systems). They are especially suited for hot lamination with plastic foils and processing with high-gloss foils.
Thermoplastic edging based on PVC (polyvinyl chloride) is known for its high resistance to scratches, impacts and chemicals, and lends itself well to straight or rounded edges.
Moisture-curing, reactive hot-melt adhesives are water and temperature resistant adhesives based on polyurethane (PUR) which are equally suited for both roller and nozzle application.
“RoboWrap” is a series of düspohl wrapping systems for commission-based part production right down to a lot size of one; highly automated and equipped with robotics technology.
“RSW” is a slitting and winding machine from düspohl specially developed for the longitudinal cutting and winding of wide and heavy roll materials.
“SC slot nozzle” is a patented adhesive application system from düspohl for applying adhesive coatings to all roll-mounted decorative materials, including raw veneer, on a wrapping machine.
The “SCS” adhesive applicator unit is an “all-in-one solution” from düspohl. The SCS comprises a pre-melter, a dosing pump, a filter system and a continuously adjustable slot nozzle. It is suitable for the application of EVA, APAO and PUR hot-melt adhesives at a working temperature of up to 250°C.
Slightly impregnated special papers for the manufacture of finish foils.
SHERI finish foil is a continuous foil with a finish surface consisting of slightly impregnated, lightfast special papers which are printed and lacquered in a single-step procedure. (IMAWELL product)
ALU-Standard signal tape is a heat-activated adhesive tape made of a fleece–aluminium composite with a one-sided adhesive precoating. It is also used for splicing veneer strips to induction-compatible veneer rolls.
Slitting and winding machines are used for cutting, dividing as well as rewinding and unwinding roll materials.
The two-component, PU- or PE-based solvent adhesives are designed for wrapping using doctor blade adhesive application and can be used for diffusion bonding with thermoplastic materials and PVC.
Solvents are used as the second component of solvent adhesives as well as system cleaners for furniture and interior door manufacturers.
Surface finishing refers to a series of processes which enhance the surface qualities of base materials both functionally and visually. One of these processes is profile wrapping.
In this process, wooden materials in a wide format such as chipboard, MDF, HDF or plywood are bonded with foils, paper or fleece materials.
Surface lamination systems laminate different base boards with a whole range of coating materials such as paper-based foils, plastic foils or rolls or sheets of acrylic or CPL.
"SynCut" is a cut-off saw system from düspohl for the precise, silent separation/cutting of profiles.
The “UniMelt” pre-melt units from düspohl are used for melting hot-melt adhesives such as EVA, APAO and PUR and can be used with all common adhesive application methods such as with doctor blade, roller and slot nozzle units.
The unwinding station from düspohl is available as a retrofit. It is ideal for quickly washing down the winding material and works with practically all wrapping materials.
This heat-activated tape with a high-quality fleece backing and one-sided adhesive precoating serves to splice veneer strips to veneer rolls and prepare veneer edges.
"X-Press R" is a highly efficient coating system from düspohl for the facing of door frame profiles, floor elements and sandwich panels in line production.