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NSF Award

Posted on Aug 21, 2017

NSF Award

nTact, is pleased to announce the National Science Foundation has awarded us an SBIR Phase I grant for “Scalable fabrication of stable perovskite solar panels using slot-die coating technique.” The award proposes to develop scalable, reliable, reproducible, and cost-effective technology to manufacture perovskite photovoltaic devices using nTact’s industry-proven slot die coating technique. In this project, nTact, in partnership with the Texas State University Physics Department, will use nTact’s slot die coating method and air stable p-i-n devices architecture to...

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nRad R2R Research and Development Systems

Posted on Jun 11, 2014

nRad R2R Research and Development Systems

Developing a process and scaling it to Roll-to-Roll (R2R) production can be a very challenging task.    Even performing R&D on R2R can be expensive, since continuous R2R coating can consume a significant amount of material.  Many of these materials, both substrates and coating solutions, can be costly, particularly those used in the organic and printed electronics industries. The nRad R2R development system facilitates initial R&D on a compact platform to help bridge the gaps between laboratory research, pilot production, and ultimately full production processes. It allows an...

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Slot Die Handling

Posted on Oct 30, 2013

Slot Die Handling

The slot die is one of the most critical and expensive components of a slot die coating system.  It is important that the die is treated with extreme care and caution in order to avoid accidental damage that could cost several thousands of dollars and weeks to repair.  nTact’s 25 years of experience in the business has helped the company fully understand the challenges involved with slot die coating, not only from a systems and process development standpoint, but also from a service and maintenance perspective.  nTact offers die handling features for both production and R&D level...

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nTact and Matsubo Sign Agreement for Representation in Japan

Posted on Oct 21, 2013

PRESS RELEASE Aiming to expand their market share in the Japanese market, US high tech equipment designer, developer, and manufacturer nTact has signed an agreement with Matsubo Corporation, a successful and highly regarded Japanese trading company. Matsubo agreed to exclusively represent nTact’s line of high demand slot die coating systems from a sales and service perspective. The companies will work together to market these products to the Japanese flat panel display, solid state lighting and photovoltaic industries as well as for other organic and printed electronics applications....

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nTact and MBraun to Co-Exhibit at Finetech Japan

Posted on Apr 3, 2013

PRESS RELEASE nTact and MBraun are pleased to announce the two companies will be exhibiting together at the 23rd Finetech Japan 2013 FPD Exhibition & Conference in Tokyo, Japan. Finetech Japan is categorized as the world’s largest FPD-focused tradeshow, presenting the latest technologies and products including the latest and cutting-edge touch panel and OLED products. Finetech Japan has always been a popular conference for companies to feature their latest manufacturing equipment, components and materials used for FPD development. In addition, with commercialization of nanoimprint and...

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nTact and The M Braun Group Announce Partnership Agreement

Posted on Mar 30, 2013

PRESS RELEASE In continuing successful business relationships, The Worldwide Leader in Slot Die Coating/ Extrusion Equipment, nTact, would like to announce the formalization of their partnership with The M Braun Group. This new partnership will allow both companies to offer a complete system solution — offering slot die coaters from nTact, and gloveboxes from The M Braun Group. M Braun is the global leader in inert glovebox systems. Customers looking for customized inert slot die coating solutions will benefit, by being able to purchase a complete, high-quality system, with factory...

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