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  • Compact filling nozzles, such as those from ViscoTec, enable efficient processes in the smallest of mounting spaces.

    Compact Filling Nozzles: Optimal Use of Installation Space

    Limited mounting space due to closely arranged formats for small packaging sizes combined with high output – what could the perfect dosing solution for this task look like? Compact filling nozzles, which are installed as battery arrangements, nozzle blocks, or in multiple lines in large filling systems, are an important building block on the way […]

  • Outside view of the Craft Health 3D printer including the ViscoTec print head.

    3D Printing of Nutraceuticals & Pharmaceuticals

    Craft Health Private Limited in Singapore, one of ViscoTec Asia’s customers, uses the vipro-HEAD 5 print head for 3D printing of nutraceuticals and pharmaceuticals. Craft Health is a healthcare research and development company committed to 3D-printed personalized healthcare. When they were looking for an accurate and precise print head for the manufacturing of personalized tablets, […]

  • 3D printing of transparent standard silicones (LSR) using Visco Tec 3D print heads - dyed with vipro-HEAD color

    3D printing of Standard Materials

    In industrial manufacturing, especially in the automotive and electronics sectors, new materials and processes are constantly being used. 3D printing is increasingly replacing established manufacturing methods. These changing conditions place new demands on the planning of processes and the design of components and manufacturing equipment. How practical would it be to enable 3D printing with […]

  • Puredyne application example

    ViscoTec Introduces Its New Puredyne® Brand

    Following the success of preeflow, ViscoTec has expanded its portfolio and launched another brand called “Puredyne”. With the launch of the new bioprinting brand, the innovators are sending a clear message: Precision and repeatability combined with compact design also works in bioprinting! Extrusion-based bioprinting is a common but not always trouble-free process. The new Puredyne […]

  • Beispielstand E-Mobility - Vorabansicht.

    Dispensing Expo: Experience Dispensing Virtually

    Never change a running system – there is no better way to express the thought behind the repeat of last year’s very successful Dispensing Expo. On October 26, ViscoTec will once again open its virtual doors to the trade show, for which an exciting and informative program has been created this year – to experience […]

  • Thermal management in printed circuit boards: Extremely abrasive and highly viscous materials must be metered with high precision.

    Dispensing Abrasive Thermal Paste

    ViscoTec dispensing pumps have already proven themselves in numerous applications as the optimal tool for handling highly abrasive materials. Dispensing tests were carried out for one customer with its new 1-component heat-conducting paste at the ViscoTec technical center. The extremely abrasive and, at the same time, highly viscous material had to be dispensed onto a […]

  • Georg Senftl, Franz Kamhuber and Martin Stadler (from left to right)

    Change in Management at ViscoTec

    With a change in top management, ViscoTec is writing a new chapter in its highly successful company history. The long-standing Commercial Managing Director, Georg Senftl, will retire at the end of 2021. He will be succeeded on 1st July by 32-year-old Franz Kamhuber, who is currently responsible for global sales as Sales Director. For the […]

  • ViscoTec 2VMP22-3D Dosierpumpe

    2VMP22-3D: Larger Dispensing Volume with the Same Size

    The 2VMP22-3D facilitates the dispensing of single-component fluids and pastes in larger quantities. Compared to existing dispensing pumps of the VMP series in the ViscoTec portfolio, the 2VMP22-3D impresses with its larger dispensing capacity due to 3D geometry with the same frame size: > 5 liters per minute. Another advantage are different elastomers for the […]

  • Working on the printer during the flight (Source: ESA)

    vipro-HEAD 5 Suitable for Use in Zero Gravity

    In the summer of 2020, ViscoTec reported on the AIMIS-FYT team’s project, which uses a standard 3D print head from ViscoTec. The project aims to demonstrate a 3D printing process that can be used to produce structures for solar panels, antennas or other installations in space. Due to the Coronavirus restrictions, the parabolic flights with […]

  • vipura-PUMP 10T - compact and universally applicable.

    NEW: ViscoTec vipura-PUMP 10T for Liquids and Pastes

    Smaller portions and larger margins are the trend among food companies. This implies that a change of the requirements for dosing and filling technology is necessary. The latest product in the Hygienic series in the ViscoTec portfolio, the vipura-PUMP 10T dosing and filling pump, fits in perfectly with this trend. The compact design of the […]

  • Mit einem scherarmen Dosierverfahren, wie dem ViscoTec Endloskolben-Prinzip, können rheopexe Fluide bzw. flüssige Puder dosiert werden.  Bildquelle: Adobe Stock

    Filling of Liquid Powders

    Powders in the conventional sense are known as solids. Their classic manufacturing process is called Powder Compaction: Dry powders are compacted with a pounder to form a solid unit (a disc or other form). Finished products are i.e. eye shadow or blush. However, in some manufacturing processes these powders are formulated in a liquid phase. […]