A Quick Pictorial Tour of The Record Technology Pressing Plant.
|We get our
vinyl in 2000 pound boxes.
Before we use printed labels on the press the ink
A close up view of stampers secured in the dies of
The stampers must be very carefully setup to get
Before starting the press, stampers are very
The process begins as labels are taken to the
Below you can see the biscuit with labels on the
The Biscuit in the initial squeeze "preform" phase.
In this picture you can see the biscuit having been
Here, the trimmer plate is moving upward to secure the already pressed record for trimming to remove the excess flash.
The excess flash will be collected in a barrel for
Records are stacked and samples are inspected
QC is one of the busiest places in the entire plant.
Spindles are cooled overnight before sleeving.