Effect of Process Parameters on Jet Length in Electrospraying of Thermoplastic Polymer

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Electrospraying is inexpensive and an effective way to produce submicron range coating. Spray Angle and Jet Length are important characteristics that affect coating quality while polymer solution subjected to electrospraying. It was of interest to determine the effect of the process parameters on Jet Length. In this paper, an attempt was made to apply the electrospraying concept for coating textile surfaces. Series of experiments were carried out employing different settings of process parameters such as voltage, nozzle-collector distance and polymer concentration. Thermoplastic polyurethane dissolved in tetrahydrofluran was used as a solution. The results provide some insight into the effect of electrospraying process parameters on Jet Length

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Advanced Materials Research (Volumes 535-537)

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Chunxiang Cui, Yali Li and Zhihao Yuan

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1146-1150

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A. Jadhav et al., "Effect of Process Parameters on Jet Length in Electrospraying of Thermoplastic Polymer", Advanced Materials Research, Vols. 535-537, pp. 1146-1150, 2012

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June 2012

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