backcoating


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backcoating

[′bak‚kōd·iŋ]
(graphic arts)
A light-absorbing sensitized layer that is applied to the back of a film base material.

backcoating

A thin coating (such as sprayed neoprene) on the back side of a fabric to increase its durability, its resistance to the flow of air, or its heat resistance.
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DPM ribbons feature SlickStream" anti-static backcoating technology designed to extend the life of valuable printheads.
Auto Show, features an innovation in backcoating technology that minimizes the use of traditional chemicals in favor of a new, phosphorous based flame retardant created by InterfaceFABRIC for Ford.
Deca is used in high-impact polystyrene and as a polymer backcoating on commercial textiles and is added to a wide variety of polymers used in electrical and electronic equipment.
Tape backcoating formulations will continue to have features such as texture, compressibility, and static reduction required to reduce wound-in debris and tape layer slippage and to protect servo and data tracks.
125mm) DuPont Mylar polyester containing a patented non-slip backcoating.
Imation's proprietary backcoating protects the tape surface from airborne debris, ensuring greater protection for business critical data.
The Ecology Center report "Toxic at Any Speed: Chemicals in Cars and the Need for Safe Alternatives," attacks the use of the brominated flame retardant Deca-BDE, which is used in the plastic housings of electrical equipment and in the backcoating of some upholstery coverings to prevent fires.
These seemingly conflicting requirements were addressed by improvements in the base film and backcoating layers of the media.
Additionally, Super DLTtape technology also incorporates a backcoating that contains optical servo tracks, which will enable customers to use the entire magnetic surface of the media for recording data, allowing SDLT drives to reach higher capacities.
In addition to its wet laminating and adhesive powder scattering machinery, Tepa, Barcelona, Spain, provides doctor knife coating units, backcoating kiss rollers and foam coating equipment for the automotives, agriculture, protective clothing, home furnishing and geotextile markets.
AME's backcoating dramatically reduces the buildup of static electricity and debris, greatly reducing the chance of read/write errors.