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How much life is REALLY left in your felt? 31-08-2018

  At Feltest it is our goal to provide paper mills with knowledge and easy-to-use solutions to improve the performance of their paper machine clothing. Today, I’d like to focus on press...

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The operational advantage of being cool 10-08-2018

I asked Mike, Sales manager at Feltest, to write something about his latest sales success. He was more than happy to tell me about his new connections with Japan....

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How to determine if your press felt needs replacing 1-08-2018

In the Netherlands we have a saying, ‘meten is weten’, which literally translates to ‘measuring is knowing’. I guess we Dutchies like to analyze before we act. And basically, it...

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How measuring felt thickness revolutionized nip dewatering 6-06-2018

How it all started!   The Caliper Profiler was Feltest’s first product ever. Actually, it was the spark that started the founding of Feltest as a company! Back in the 1980’s my father,...

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Papercon conference 2018
Back in the USA, up to Panama 23-05-2018

It’s always great to visit ‘the States’, this time to give a presentation at the Papercon conference (in Charlotte, NC). The conference is the biggest event in North America. My...

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Let’s meet at Conferences & Exhibitions worldwide 21-03-2018

Do you agree that there is no substitute for meeting eachother in person? Especially when you can talk about your business: improving the paper making process. That’s why I actively...

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Feltest Strategy 2018 to improve the performance of Paper Machine Clothing 19-01-2018

Dear Feltest Customer, The famous Dutch soccer player Johan Cruijff once cryptically said that “every disadvantage has its advantage.” He was right. When I started Feltest early...

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China Paper Exhibition
Feltest exhibits in China, 13-15 September 2017. 5-09-2017

China Paper ExhibitionAfter some years of absence, Feltest is now back on China's most important exhibition for the Pulp & Paper...

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April 23-26, 2017: Papercon in Minneapolis, MN 10-04-2017

In the spring Papercon returns to the Midwest again. Come and meet Marcel at booth 544!  (more…)

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Sharing knowledge: the Feltest white papers 8-03-2017

Felts and fabrics are complex products that have a huge influence on the machine’s runnability. Understanding your Paper Machine Clothing is therefore vital for any paper maker. On...

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