Litzler Automation

Industries Served by Litzler

Litzler meets the drying and heat processing needs of a variety of industrial applications.

Belting

Litzler designs and builds dipping and drying systems for conveyor belt, canvas and v-belt reinforcement materials like nylon, polyester and aramids.

Carbon Fiber / Graphite

Litzler designs and builds complete vertical pre-preg systems and horizontal tape lines including ovens, unwinds, metering rolls, compaction stations, winders, accumulators, and complete control and drive systems.
 
Litzler also supplies handling equipment, sizing systems and Oxidation Ovens with a superior End Seal system. Complete Carbon Fiber Lines are available, as is the Computreater 3000 CF, the laboratory model of Litzler's advanced high production carbon fiber systems.

Ceramics

PSC, Inc., a subsidiary of Litzler, designs and builds radio frequency dryers and ovens for the ceramics industry. Perfect RF Ceramic Dryers reduce drying times from hours to minutes and improve product quality with more uniform drying.

Litzler IR systems are supplied for calcining ceramic powder and for rapid heat-up of some granular ceramic products.

Coating, Saturating and Impregnating

Litzler offers both horizontal and vertical treating systems for webs and strands of material. Depending on the process, Litzler provides convection, infrared or radio frequency dryers/ovens to maximize results. In addition, Litzler offers the COM-PREG®, a compact pre-preg treater for high value pre-pregs, for ultra thin multi-layer laminates and special high-value products.

Converting

Litzler manufacturers dryers for the converting industry including the Perfect Float® flotation dryer, roll support impingement dryers and THERMODRY® IR/convection dryers.
Other converting equipment includes winders, rewinds, saturators and controls.

Copper Clad Laminates (CCL)

Litzler manufacturers vertical and horizontal Pre-Preg treaters for copper clad laminates. The patented Perfect Radiant Tower gives laminate manufacturers the ability to produce the highest quality pre-preg.
Also available, are the Perfect Float® flotation dryer and COM-PREG®, a compact pre-preg treater for high value pre-pregs and other modern materials.

CRT

Litzler provides complete in-line exhaust systems for modern CRT processing as well as line extensions for increasing production on older existing systems.

Dip Molding and Coating

Litzler designs and builds dip molding and coating equipment. The MCT product line includes a variety of custom designed and standard systems for all levels of dip molding and coating needs.

Fiber / Strand Processing

Litzler offers a variety of strand/fiber/cord processing systems for dipping, drying and curing of single ends of product. Examples include belt and hose reinforcements, ignition cable and dental floss.

Fiberglass

Litzler designs and builds fiberglass processing equipment including vertical and horizontal saturating and impregnation systems.

Film Systems

Litzler builds special film stretch and annealing ovens and Perfect Float® film coating ovens.

Filtration

Litzler designs and builds drying systems for the filtration industry. Convection dryers are offered through Perfect Float® flotation dryers, roll support dryers and conveyor ovens. Also available are infrared dryers and Radio Frequency dryers for heavy filtration media.

Litzler supplies complete membrane-processing systems for controlled stretching, curing and annealing.

Fuel Cell

Litzler offers Fuel Cell Processing Systems. For PEM/MEA, we offer web handling equipment, coating/saturating systems and drying systems including convection, infrared and radio frequency. For SOFC, we offer powder and ceramic drying.

Industrial Rubber Goods

Litzler designs heating and drying systems for the coating of reinforcing fibers used in industrial rubber products such as v-belt, transmission belts and hoses. Convection, infrared and radio frequency technologies are all available to maximize product processing.

Plastics Processing

Litzler designs and builds dip molding and coating equipment. The MCT product line includes In-Line, Rotary, Advanced and custom designed machines for all levels of dip molding and coating needs. Dryers and ovens are also available for plastics processing.

Prepreg

Litzler offers a line of Prepreg Machinery, including hot melt and solution-based style machinery.  Depending on the process, Litzler provides a radiant, convection or radio frequency dryer/oven to maximize results. In addition, Litzler offers the COM-PREG®, a compact prepreg treater for high value prepregs, for ultra thin multi-layer laminates and special high-value products.

R&D

Litzler offers the world standard Computreater for laboratory development of fibers and resin systems for industrial textile applications.

Structural Composites

Litzler designs and builds complete vertical pre-preg systems and horizontal tape lines including ovens, unwinds, metering rolls, compaction stations, winders, accumulators, and complete control and drive systems.

Textile (Industrial)

Litzler offers a variety of process systems for industrial textile processing. Drying systems for convection, IR and RF are in successful operation throughout the world.

Tire Cord

Litzler designs and builds tire cord production and laboratory treating systems plus fabric and wire calendar train systems for today’s demanding quality environment. Litzler also provides special winding systems and safety chucks for both calender and treating operations.