Choose Your Bead Applicator Comparison Chart - Adhesive Applicators
 

Bead Applicator BF  MicroBead
Single/Dual Port
BF ModPlus 
Low-Profile Marathon
BF ModPlus 
Marathon
BF ModPlus 
Electric Valve
 DGII 
Hand Applicator




 
Operating 
Temperature Range
38°C to 218°C (100°F to 425°F) 38°C to 218°C (100°F to 425°F)

38°C to 218°C (100°F to 425°F)

38°C to 218°C (100°F to 425°F)  38°C to 232°C (100°F to 450°F)
Maximum 
Adhesive Pressure
68 bar (1000 psi) 68 bar (1000 psi) 68 bar (1000 psi) 68 bar (1000 psi)  68 bar (1000 psi)
Maximum 
Adhesive Viscosity
5,000 cps 20,000 cps 20,000 cps 6,000 cps  80,000 cps
Max On/Off 
Cycle Speed
3.5 ms (single port)
4.0 ms (dual port)
5,000 cycles/minute
(400 series MAC® valve)
5,000 cycles/minute
(400 series MAC® valve)
6,000 cycles/minute 
@1,200cps or less
 N/A
Air Open / 
Air Close
Yes Yes Yes No No
Swirl Pattern 
Capability
No No Yes No Yes
Built-In Filtration Yes No Yes Yes  No
Optimized Module Yes No Yes No No
Water Resistant  Standard N/A Option Option N/A
Dimensions 26/44 x 109 x 129 mm
(1.02/1.73  x 4.3 x 5.08 in)
60 x 155 x 270 mm
(2.4 x 6.1 x 10.7 in)
44 x 81 x 96 mm
(1.7 x 3.2 x 3.8 in)
44 x 81 x 94 mm
(1.7 x 3.2 x 3.7 in)
 4 x 23 x 22 mm
(1.7 x 8.5 x 8.7 in)

 Note: All above information is dependent on line speed operation and type of adhesive, some results may vary.
* Adhesive Dependent

 
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