RF Welding

How Do You Make a Hermetic Seal

You might have seen the phrase “hermetically sealed” before and wondered what it meant. It’s a common description from science fiction movies, where the characters convey just how sealed off a location or object is. It’s used a lot in marketing, too, for much of the same reason — “hermetically sealed” is another way of […]

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What is Vinyl Welding?

Heat sealing and welding are often used interchangeably when people talk about industrial sewing. Although there are multiple methods of joining fabrics like vinyl together, the end result of vinyl welding is the same: a waterproof and airtight hermetic seal. How Does RF Welding Work? Though it’s been around since at least the 1970s, RF […]

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Understanding Material Weldability in RF Manufacturing

Table of Contents Introduction to Weldability in Industrial Manufacturing Fundamentals of Weldability in RF Welding Factors Influencing Weldability in Different Materials Challenges and Solutions in Welding Diverse Materials Exploring Materials and Their Weldability in RF Welding Trust Vinyl Technology For Your Industrial Sewing Needs Key Takeaways Weldability is a key concept in industrial manufacturing, especially […]

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What is RF Welding and How Does it Work?

RF welding and heat sealing are often used interchangeably when people talk about the kind of industrial sewing we do at Vinyl Technology. Although the result of an RF weld often looks a lot like the same airtight and waterproof barrier you get from a traditional heat seal, the technology requires no heat at all. […]

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Everything You Need to Know About Drone Fuel Bladders

Military fuel bladders play a critical role in the operation of unmanned aerial vehicles. What is a Drone? UAVs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) are an important piece of equipment in US Army operations. These drones provide unprecedented access to reconnaissance, communications, and other applications without endangering the lives of staff. The use of UAVs has increased […]

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What is PVC Fabric Welding and How Does it Work?

PVC welding, specifically PVC fabric welding, is a technique that uses heat or RF fields to create welds of various shapes and patterns. PVC is an acronym for polyvinyl chloride, which is a type of vinyl. PVC has been used extensively in many industries for lots of implementations. It is widely used today because of […]

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How Are Air Bladders Made?

Inflatable air bladder solutions are primarily used in industrial, medical, and marine applications. In the medical field, air bladders are used to treat broken limbs and transport patients. You might also see them used as seat cushions in aircraft. For marine applications, they are often used as a flotation device with an inflatable raft or […]

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How To Make Inflatable Products with Vinyl Welding

From a pool raft to a life-saving water rescue device to an inflatable building, vinyl and PVC welding techniques guarantee a waterproof seal and an airtight bond that you can rely on to help save lives or even just give you an air mattress to sleep on. No matter what you need an inflatable fabric […]

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What is Heat Sealing and How is It Used?

Heat sealing, also called heat welding, is a method of fastening two pieces of fabric together with an airtight, watertight bond. The most common type of heat weld uses polyvinyl chloride (PVC) or vinyl fabric. The nature of heat sealing makes it perfect for lots of different kinds of thermoplastic materials, especially thinner fabrics. Thermoplastic […]

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RF Welding at the Forefront of Advancing Medical Device Manufacturing

Table of Contents Introduction Key Applications of RF Welding in Medical Devices Inflatable Medical Devices Fluid Collection and Drainage Wound Care and Protection The Benefits of RF Welding for Medical Applications Sterility and Cleanliness Reliability and Consistency Design Flexibility Partner With Vinyl Technology For Your Medical Device Manufacturing Needs Radio frequency (RF) welding technology stands […]

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