Tekra continually produces informative videos on a variety of topics including our coating of plastic film and research & development lab capabilities. Tekra's current video library is available for viewing and/or download.
When to Choose a Hard Coated Film vs. an Uncoated Film – Part 1 of 4: Scratch & Abrasion Resistance.
This first video of our four part series investigates the first performance characteristic, scratch and abrasion resistance, to consider when choosing to use a hard coated polyester or polycarbonate film vs. an uncoated film.
When to Choose a Hard Coated Film vs. an Uncoated Film – Part 2 of 4: Chemical Resistance.
This second video of our four part series investigates the second performance characteristic, chemical resistance, to consider when choosing to use a hard coated polyester or polycarbonate film vs. an uncoated film.
Tekra Coating Capabilities of Plastic Films
Tekra has been a gravure coater of polymeric films for more than 30 years and one of the best ways to grasp the process of creating coating solutions, is to understand the capabilities of Tekra's coater lines. This movie is a quick animated overview of Tekra's coating process.
Tekra Corporation Rapid Prototyping of Coatings
Tekra has a demonstrated and recognized capability to prototype UV curable coatings in as little as 48 hours. Equipped with modern technology including a pilot coater, Tekra's chemists and engineers work towards next generation coatings to meet the need of various markets such as chemical resistance, abrasion resistance, hardness, and matte levels for various markets such as electronic, display, medical, graphics and others. This short video shows the stages of how Tekra can quickly go from concept to production.