Smart Card Lamination
Cardel is a leading manufacturer of specialist products used to make smart cards, printed circuit boards and other industrial laminated products.
Cardel is a privately owned business established 20 years ago. They have a team of skilled engineers, designers and production technicians based in the UK - between Cambridge and London. Each year they conduct business in over 55 countries around the world serving over 250 customers.
Cardel is proud to count the largest payment card and SIM card manufacturers as its customers, many doing business with the company for over 15 years.
CARDEL Web Site: http://www.cardel.co.uk/
CARD LAMINATION PLATES
Traditional high gloss mirror finish plate. Available in range of thicknesses and with matt borders.
Medium gloss mirror finish plate. Improved lifecycle of plates – slightly less sensitive to light scratches on the surface
Precision finish light matt / satin plate. Suitable for magnetic stripe cards and all range of printed surfaces. Widely used in bank card production
Medium matt and high matt lamination plates – range of finishes available. Widely used for production of prelaminated inlays.
Synthetic fibre outer and high-density heat resistant rubber inner. Suitable for all types of medium / high volume twin stack laminators
High efficiency, low profile conductive polymer around a structural fabric inner. Suitable for single or twin stack laminators.
CARDLAM 230 Copsil
Metallic woven, high temperature pad. Rapid heat transfer – generally recommended for single stack laminators
Cardel has developed a unique range of film adhesives specifically designed for embedding chips in smartcards. These adhesives are globally used in the production of over 4 billion smart cards each year – including banking / EMV, ID cards and telco / SIM.
The adhesives offer a high degree of flexibility, security and precision, and are suitable for PVC, ABS composite and Polycarbonate cards and have been developed for use with full range of module types (FR4, FCOS). The adhesives are compatible with all major production machines.
Cardel’s Hi Bond is rigorously tested against ISO and CQM standards. It offers a long shelf-life (2 years+) with no need for special storage conditions (e.g. refrigeration).
Cardel manufactures and supplies a range of mailing labels for secure attachment of ISO plastic cards to letters and forms. Our range of labels covers most major automated mailing machines. Offering secure attachment to both the card and the letter/form, with no damage to card and easy-peel from card surface.