Winding & Spooling Machines

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Latest BOBST Developments in Gravure Technology for Coating Applications Presented during Symposium and Open House in Italy

September 29, 2015

A latest generation aluminium coating line at Bobst Italia's production plant in San Giorgio Monferrato, ready to be delivered to its new owner in Europe, provided the perfect opportunity for BOBST to hold a major two-day event that would gather in Italy local and international players from the converting industry. The symposium sessions were held in the morning at a conference venue in the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics, Safety & Security Equipment

Maxcess Wins Technical Excellence Award

April 13, 2015

Tidland 360 Degree Blade Guard wins AIMCAL Technical Excellence Award Camas, Wash. — Tidland, a global leader in slitting and winding solutions for the web handling industry, was recently awarded the 2015 AIMCAL Technical Excellence Award for its 360 Degree Blade Guard. Praised as a simple solution to operator safety, the Association of International Metallizers, Coaters and Laminators... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Traverse Winding System features closed loop tension control.

February 26, 2014

Operating inline with existing process, 4-position SMARTWINDER-XL™ supports flat wire speeds to 1,000 fpm. Spools move under fixed input of material to eliminate skewing and ensure wire maintains lateral position from process to spools. For level winding, each position has computerized microprocessor-based electronic traverse for pitch, stroke length, and end dwell. All traverse adjustment... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Coreless Winders handle bags, sheets, and industrial products.

June 7, 2013

Available in widths up to 44 in., IW Series can wind rolls up to 11 in. in diameter. Standard unit can produce up to 5 rolls/min, at line speeds up to 250 fpm, while HS high-speed model enables winding at line speeds up to 500 fpm, and special HSE model can run at speeds up to 750 fpm. In addition to IW model for winding bags on roll, Series includes IWP model, with integrated... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics, Packaging Products & Equipment

Wire Payoff increases worker safety and productivity.

April 5, 2013

By eliminating need for heavy, cumbersome spools, SIMpull® CoilPAK™ payoff enhances productivity and safety for electrical contractors installing branch circuit wiring. Process used by workers to coil NoLube® SIMpull THNN® wire, contained in sturdy yet lightweight package, provides completely tangle-free pull. Inertia-free pulling facilitates operation, and package with molded... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Textile Industry Products

Metso to Supply Grade Conversion Rebuild from Newsprint to Lightweight Coated Grades for Norske Skog in Australia

December 20, 2012

Metso will supply Norske Skog with a grade conversion rebuild from newsprint to lightweight coated (LWC) grades of their PM 2 machine at their Boyer mill in Tasmania, Australia. The rebuilt production line will be fully operational after several phases of rebuild during the first quarter of 2014. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The main target of the rebuild is to convert the... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Sensors Monitors & Transducers

Flange Detection System utilizes laser sensor technology.

October 16, 2012

Operating with straight or tapered flange spools, PLC-controlled FA-II eliminates need to adjust reversal stops on Uhing traverse. Laser sensor mounted to traverse continually references distance from spool core to highest point that wire or other material will be spooled. When sensor detects spool flange, reading is not within acceptable variance and signal is sent to pneumatic cylinder which... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Mechanical Power Transmission, Optics & Photonics

Learn How to Solve Tough Processing and Packaging Challenges, and Build a Better Performing Machine, Faster, with Kollmorgen at PACK EXPO 2012

September 20, 2012

Visit booth 7566 to learn how Kollmorgen motion and automation technology, and 70+ years of application expertise, can help OEMs get to market faster with a superior performing machine RADFORD, VA - Kollmorgen is exhibiting its family of high-performance motion systems, components and services in booth 7566 at PACK EXPO 2012, from October 28 - 31, 2012, at McCormick Place in Chicago, Illinois.... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Optics & Photonics

Parkinson Technologies to Feature Winding, Slitting, and Melt Filtration Technology at NPE 2012

April 12, 2012

West Hall, Booth No. 6269 - Orange County Convention Center, Orlando, Florida, April 2-5 Woonsocket, RI - Parkinson Technologies Inc. will feature numerous products and technologies at its exhibit at NPE 2012, being held in Orlando, Florida from April 2-5. The company will show its latest winding, slitting and melt filtration product offerings for the plastics and converting markets. "We have... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics

PTi to Showcase Innovative 'Dryer-Less' PET/PLA Sheet System at NPE 2012

February 8, 2012

AURORA, Ill. - Processing Technologies International (PTi), a leading global manufacturer of high-performance sheet extrusion machinery, will feature its unique "dryer-less" twin-screw sheet extrusion production system at NPE 2012: The International Plastics Showcase, April 1-5, 2012 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando. At its booth (#6885), the company will also show its latest... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Slitting and Spooling System handles flat tissue material.

January 17, 2012

Designed to handle ¼ in. wide material, 10 in. wide system features modular slitting station with cantilevered unwind and separate 16-position Smartwinder(TM) traverse winding section. Slitter is main speed reference for system with range to 750 fpm and supports interchangeable assemblies for shear, score, and razor slitting. Accommodating max 8 in. W x 10 in. OD spool, each traverse winding... Read More

Optics & Photonics

PTi Introduces Complete Line of Sheet Extrusion Winding Systems

November 17, 2010

Aurora IL - Processing Technologies International, LLC (PTi) has introduced a complete line of sheet extrusion winding systems. The line-up contains several styles of winders including: Cantilever, A-frame, Turret and Automatic. Additionally these winding systems are supported by a line of sheet accumulators featuring fully integrated pneumatic tension control. "Market demand drove us to develop... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Packaging Products & Equipment

Elsner Builds Dual Purpose Giftwrap Line

July 9, 2010

Elsner Engineering Works, Inc. has recently shipped a versatile converting line that produces consumer sized rolls of giftwrap from rolled or sheeted stock on a single rewinder. The Elsner Model GS-4-800-SF was designed to accommodate converters who need to work from both sheeted and rolled products. It can be used to rewind traditional giftwrap papers, posters, metalized film and various other... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Welding Equipment & Supplies

Spool Gun offers features for heavy-duty use.

January 5, 2010

Optimized for soft alloy wire welding in light industrial, automotive, and farm applications, DP 3545-20 Spool Gun comes with 20 ft cable as well as gun barrel and cable suited for IronMan 230 MIG welder's 250 A output. Direct-connect power pin accelerates connection to wire drive system. Offering wire speed range of 200-1,200 ipm, 200 A spool gun weighs 8 lb with cable assembly and uses... Read More

Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics, Textile Industry Products

Multi-Unwind/Rewind System features cantilevered design.

October 29, 2009

Cantilevered Multi-Unwind and Rewind System offers auto edge control that is accurate to ±1 mm, and auto jog that allows material to automatically advance when pulled over load cell roll. System's auto run mode automatically unwinds start tension control when tension set point is reached. Configurable, PID-controlled product allows enable/disable, under/over-wind, tapering, and side-lay of... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Optics & Photonics

Independent Machine Company Computerized Respooler With Liner Inserter

April 23, 2009

IMC introduces its latest innovation in computerized spooling equipment. The offline single position respooler traverse winds a composite string from a previously wound spool. Adjustable constant unwind tension is controlled by an electronic brake through ultrasonic diameter measurement feedback. The driven capstan is the main speed reference of the machine and provides tension isolation between... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

800mm Wide Slitting & 8 Position Computerized Smartwinder-Xl

April 23, 2009

Independent Machine Co. of Fairfield, NJ has developed an advanced converting system for slitting and traverse winding tension sensitive nonwoven materials wound into 32" wide x 48"OD spools of extremely long length . The Smartwinder - XL spooling modules move the spool under the fixed input of the slit to enable wide width material to easily move from slitting to the spool without lateral... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Slitting & Traverse Winding System with Smartwinder-2000 Modular Mini Cubes for the Tear Tape Industry

April 23, 2009

Independent Machine Co. of Fairfield, NJ has developed its latest system for slitting and traverse winding extremely narrow PSA coated material . The new 12" wide system includes a cantilevered unwind to 26" diameter with auto edge guide and programmable tension control. The slitter includes entry & exit "S" wrap pull rolls for tension isolation and draw control. Also featured is the exclusive... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Optics & Photonics

Winding System handles pressure-sensitive coated materials.

April 17, 2009

Measuring 14 in. wide, Smartwinder-XL is designed for slitting and traverse winding materials that require minimum product backbend and lateral movement. Computerized system includes 2-position cantilevered unwind for supply rolls to 48 in. OD with auto edge guide and programmable tension control. Each of 16 cantilevered traverse winding positions accommodates spools up to 20 in. W x 25 in. OD.... Read More