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Mini Tape Casting Coater w/ Heat-able Vacuum Bed ( 130Wx200L mm, 100C Max) & Vacuum Pump.- MSK-AFA-HC100

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Item Number: MSKAFAHC100
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MSK-AFA-HC100 is an NRTL standard mini tape casting coater with the bottom vacuum chuck, which is heatable up to 100ºC and Film applicator is included. It is designed for the fixed thickness and extra thin polymer coating or conductive ceramic film on various substrates. It is small enough to put into glove-box through its air-lock chamber and can be used in Ar gas.
A 24VDC vacuum pump is included since Aug 2017.

Working Voltage

  • NRTL Listed  AC 100 - 240 V In & DC 24 V Out power adapter is included
  • 24V brushless DC motor which can be used under Ar gas glove-box
  • Safe to use without NRTL certification
  • 30W max power
Heatable Vacuum Platform

  • The vacuum chuck is made of aluminum alloy with the micro-size holes
  • Vacuum chuck Area: 200 mm (L) x 130 mm (W)
  • The heating elements are pre-installed inside the chuck
  • The digital temperature controller ( single point ) with +/- 1ºC accuracy
  • The maximum temperature is 100ºC
Top Cover

  •       The top cover is included for better drying after coating
Vacuum Pump
  • One 24VDC pump is included (Since Aug 2017)
  • The vacuum gets power from the coater
  • 8mm O.D. tube fitting for vacuum chuck connection
Film Applicator

  • Built-in pushing bar for using micrometer adjustable applicator
  • A fixed-thickness film applicator with the various thickness (50,100,150,200μm) is included for immediate use
  • Max. coating width of the standard film applicator is 80 mm
  • The DC 24 V motor drives the pushing bar continuously to the adjustable position
  • A waste plate for extra slurry is included
  • Thickness adjustable film coater is also available at extra cost, please click on Pic.1 or Pic.2 to order
  • By clicking Pic.3, you may find the Flim applicator with various width
  • A hybrid slot die film applicator is available ( click Pic. 4 to order )
  • Slot die with precision digital micrometers can be used with this coater. (pic.5)
  Pic.1         Pic.2       Pic.3      Pic. 4     Pic.5
Slurry Boat

  •   A stainless steel slurry boat is included
Maximum Coating Area
  • 200 mm (L) x 100 mm (W)
The accuracy of Film Thickness
  • +/- 2 um
Traverse Speed and Distance
  • Travel Speed: 0 - 50 mm/s adjustable
  • Travel Distance: 0 - 360 mm adjustable
Product Dimensions
  • 360 L x 220 210 H w/ cover (mm) 
  • 155mm H (without cover)
  • The mini coater can be placed into a standard glove box through an airlock chamber.  If you use Ar gas of glovebox, you must buy KF40 feedthrough at the extra cost
Net Weight 18 kg (40 lbs)
  • CE certified
  • NRTL or CSA certification is available upon request at an extra cost
Warranty One year limited warranty with lifetime support
Operation Video        

Application Notes
  • Pic.1 and 2 show coated cathode and anode for Li-Ion battery. Please click here to see how to coat an electrode sheet.
  • It is recommended to operate the coater under a fume hood. (Click Pic.3 for detail)
  • You need a vacuum mixer to remove air bubbles inside slurry  (Click Pic.4 for detail)
  • You may need a Slurry Viscosity Tester to make coatings consistent (Click Pic.5 for detail)
  • You may need a vacuum oven to dry the films and remove binder after coating. (Click Pic.6 for detail)
  • Rolling pressing is necessary to ensure good density and adhesion of electrode materials to the current collector substrate after coating. Please select a rolling press from here. (Click Pic.7 for detail)
 Pic.1   Pic.2Pic.3 Pic. 4Pic.5 Pic.6 Pic.7       
Shipping Dimensions 40"(L) x 30"(W) x 20"(H)
Shipping Weight 75 lbs

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