Made to Move
Cost of Elastification
The advanced winding technology of LYCRA HyFit® fiber provides trouble-free delivery and superior performance for high-speed diaper lines. This innovative fiber requires minimal elastic per unit while offering design versatility and meeting targets for unload force and draft.
Announcing Trio Loop Technology
The LYCRA HyFit® fiber package, combined with BTSR creel technology, is designed for OETO and continuous running at high speeds. The ability to eliminate downtime and run each package to the core can provide significant cost savings.
Through a global business relationship with BTSR International S.P.A., we provide the ideal combination of tension controlled unwinding technology and latest generation of fiber. The following are just a few of the benefits that may be achieved:
- Improved tension control due to patented trio-loop technology
- Reduction in downtime for cost savings
- User-friendly, simple installation and maintenance
- Various options available including a smaller footprint that’s better suited for baby and adult care applications with increasing ends of elastic
A Breakthrough Innovation
The LYCRA Company is the exclusive global distributor of the new and improved Mesdan Knotter Type 093E for the hygiene industry. This innovation offers manufacturers greater efficiency and reliability in diaper production by eliminating inconsistent manual knot tying and reducing machine stops to improve productivity and reduce scrap.
Confidence. Comfort. Carefree.
LYCRA HyFit® fiber continues the tradition of providing consumers with a snug, comfortable fit while working to reduce manufacturing costs. In addition, our continuous running technology minimizes downtime.
- No Surface Contaminants
- The surface of LYCRA HyFit® fiber is both finish-free and talc-free
- Excellent Adhesion
- LYCRA HyFit® fiber is compatible with the broad range of adhesives typically used in the hygiene industry
- Adhesive suppliers have tested their products with LYCRA HyFit® fiber and can make specific recommendations
- Broad Product Offering
- Range of products from 310 dtx to 1520 dtx
- Various colors are also available (three standard colors: white, blue and green. Eight additional colors — red, black, grey, dark blue, dark green, pink, purple, and macron blue — are now available, with more in development.)
- Product requests outside this range are welcome