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Quality Process Control / Product Development

Polykote Corp. is a customer driven company performing thorough analysis of our customers' needs in order to develop and qualify products to fulfill their custom requirements. Often called upon at the conceptual stage, we work very closely with our customers in the development of new projects / products. Our staff has the experience and expertise to address a wide variety of existing product, or product development issues, along with providing long term toll coating for both narrow and wide width applications.

We specialize in performing experimental coating trials in order to fine tune an existing adhesive, coating, or work on the development of new coated products to insure:

  • Proper selection and testing of adhesives
  • Coat weight optimization
  • Coating speed optimization
  • Proper selection of release liners
  • Optimal combination of the above
For specific applications we can determine proper peel values, and offer a wide variety of PSA coatings and release liners.

Our in-house staff has the expertise and experience to address a wide variety of product development issues including, coating, printing and laminating. Samples are produced for customer approval before proceeding into a machine trial.

A dedicated in-house quality laboratory with ovens, viscometers, electronic balance, micrometers and adhesive property test instruments are engaged in process and product development.

Testing includes:

  • Release value graphing
  • 90° & 180° Peel adhesion
  • Coat weight thickness analysis
  • Material thickness
  • Viscosity
  • pH levels
  • Aging

Careful analysis of our customers' needs helps us to develop and qualify products to fulfill their requirements.  

 

 

 

Testing Includes:

  • Coat Weight
  • Coating Thickness
  • Material Thickness
  • Viscosity
  • pH Levels
  • Aging
  • Peel 90° & 180°

 

 

Samples are produced for customer approval before proceeding into a machine trial. When the customer and our in-house experts are satisfied, we will continue with a careful scale-up.