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.
Mylar® Harvest Fresh for Fresh Produce Packaging
Tekra is committed to offering sustainable products for a nutritious lifestyle through the Mylar® Harvest Fresh line of fresh produce packaging and lidding films. The typical applications range from fresh cut produce, grab-and-go salads, and replacements for clam shells.
3M™ Commercial Solutions Division Brand Experience
3M™ Commercial Solutions products help enhance your brand. Click here to see 3M™ Commercial Solutions products in action.
Rethink Tape: We Designed a Scooter using 3M™ VHB™ Tape
3M™ VHB Tape is often used in place of rivets and screws. Click here to see how 3M designed a scooter using 3M™ VHB tape vs. traditional fastening mechanisms.
3M™ Envision Print Film 48C
3M has recently introduced a non-PVC (vinyl) into their Commercial Solutions intermediate film portfolio. The product provides the same versatility as 3M™ Controltac™ Print Film 40C but in a "greener" non-PVC (vinyl) format.
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.
When to Choose a Hard Coated Film vs. an Uncoated Film – Part 3 of 4: Embossing and Forming.
This third video of our four part series investigates the need to emboss or form the finished application and determining when 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 4 of 4: UV Resistance.
The final video of our four part series investigates the potential need for UV blocking properties which will help determine when to use a hard coated polyester or polycarbonate film vs. an uncoated film.
Who We Are - Tekra, A Division of EIS, Inc.
When product viability and effectiveness matter, one leader stands out. Tekra. "Best in Class" for high performance plastic films, premier adhesives, and the science of coating.
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.