Web Processing Equipment

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Controls & Controllers

Web Guide Controller features lighted, 4.3 in. touchscreen.

January 30, 2015

Along with operator panel that displays icons for controlling basic web guide functions, EVO 150 offers EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, and discrete I/O communication protocols that facilitate integration with existing PLC controls. This 24 Vdc controller features 150 W of power with ability to control brushed and brushless actuator motors. Web interface allows uploading/downloading of guide system settings and performance parameters, and controller can be DIN rail mounted in existing control panel. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Inspection System targets web handling industry.

November 17, 2014

Utilizing camera system with integrated strobe lighting timed to machine print cylinder, bull gear, or printed mark, Fife VEO 600 Video Enhanced Observation System captures images of moving web. System allows for visual inspection of print quality, registration marks, and other print processes by operator at high production speeds. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless Actuator suits web guide applications.

October 14, 2014

Featuring brushless motor design, TA Brushless Actuator offers maintenance-free performance in demanding web guide applications. Unit delivers 200 lb of thrust at 2x speed of MME actuators and provides potentiometer feedback as standard. Actuator is available on AccuWeb web guides and can be retrofit into most narrow-to-mid web width applications. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Controls & Controllers

Web Guide Controller (24 Vdc) comes in compact package.

July 29, 2014

Compatible with existing AccuWeb web guide systems, EVO 150 features 150 W of power and can control brushed and brushless actuator motors. Control module, measuring 6.5 x 4.5 x 1.5 in., features EtherNet/IP communication protocol for uploading and downloading of guide system settings and performance parameters. Product can be mounted in EVO enclosure measuring 7 x 5 x 4 in., including one with flush-mounted, switch-pad HMI panel on face, or din-mounted in existing control panel.
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Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Torque Controller maintains constant web tension.

February 19, 2014

Suitable for applications in which precise tension control is not essential, EasyWeb™ Open-Loop Torque Controller provides taper tension to center-driven rewind or unwind operations. Web tension is regulated by controlling motor or brake torque based on varying levels of roll diameter. EasyWeb™ can accept signals from direct diameter sensor or calculate diameter using line and roll speed signals. With bright OLED display, user interface enables viewing in any light and from any angle. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Web Guiding System is available for mid-web sizes.

January 24, 2014

Equipped with brushless motor, guided ball nut, and optional splice table and fine adjustment mounting bracket, FIFE-500 supports roll face (web widths) from 6.3–35.4 in., guide spans from 7.1–23.6 in., and tension from 80–225 lb. Hi-Res color touchscreen, featuring icons and text in 14 languages, facilitates operation and reduces required training effort; same operator interface can be used on all applications.
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Textile Industry Products, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Central Impression (CI Press Cleaner) Drum Cleaner targets wide web flexographic printing industry.

June 3, 2013

Featuring selectable multi-wiping functions, MX Central Impression Printing Press Drum Cleaner enables operator to select smooth pad or bristle brush for cleaning inks and slip that has accumulated on drum surface. System also offers multi-function controls for maximum wiping effectiveness. It can provide full drum wipe, wipe from center of drum out to each edge of product, or just product edges. In addition, cleaner can wipe in single spot location dialed in on HMI by operator. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Controls & Controllers

Open Loop Tension Controller incorporates advanced features.

April 10, 2013

Compatible with various inputs, U4 provides such features as soft start, anti-coast, taper tension, inertia compensation, and diameter alarms as standard. Functionality ensures accurate tension control from full roll to core without requiring additional idler rollers. Able to be used as unwind or rewind controller, this panel- or surface-mounted unit can save up to 9 groups of tension parameters for immediate recall and offers both 0–10 V or 4–20 mA outputs. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Machinery & Machining Tools

Automatic Butt Splicer accommodates rolls up to 48 in. dia.

March 28, 2012

Featuring heavy-duty cantilevered unwind design, Model S-900AB-ACV is suitable for splicing variety of materials, including tag, label, board, film stocks, and other thick or double ply materials. Web accumulator is separate, and can be placed at left or right side of splicer, allowing machine to work in either direction with diversion roller change. Automatic gapless butt splicing of web with 2 pieces of tape, 1 applied to each side, is standard. Read More

Textile Industry Products

Web Converting System handles 18-24 in. web widths.

March 8, 2012

Custom-designed based on specific needs, High Capacity Delta Crusader® provides modular platform for manufacturing and finishing of wide webs and large parts. Expanded web width also offers solid inline or offline converting and finishing solution for digitally printed web. Variety of process modules may be incorporated into system, such as full rotary and semi-rotary diecutting, over and under laminating, coating, precise part placement, slitting, sheeting, and pouching. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Display & Presentation Equipment

Web Guide suits global applications.

January 5, 2012

Suitable for narrow web applications worldwide, FIFE-500 Web Guiding System features color touchscreen display similar to those seen in smart phone devices. Guide supports 13 languages, 90° rotation of screen, and intuitive icon-based operation. Advanced processor and optional splice table further optimize efficiency during roll changes. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Controls & Controllers

Open Loop Web Tension Controller offers diverse feature set.

October 6, 2011

Compatible with various inputs, U4 ensures accurate tension control from full roll to core and does not require additional idler rollers. Soft start, anti-coast, taper tension, inertia compensation, and diameter alarm features are supplemented by remote operation capability, unwind and rewind functionality, diameter display (English or metric), programmable diameter alarms, and surface or flush mount installation. Users can save as many as 9 tension parameters for immediate recall. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Web Cleaning Rolls are available up to 2,150 mm wide.

June 15, 2011

Nanocleen plus adhesive rolls are available in widths up to 2,150 mm making them suitable for wide web contact cleaning applications. Wide width ensures that cleaning of elastomer roller is onsistent across full width. Feature offset edge cut to minimize vibrations created at high speeds, silicone-free rolls have static dissipating properties essential for manufacturing thin film coatings and optical films. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Software

Network Appliance comes with web application firewall.

December 1, 2006

Incorporating ModSecurity(TM) v2.0 open source web application firewall, ModSecurity Pro(TM) M1000 appliance includes rule sets for compliance with Payment Card Industry v1.1, as well as protection for Microsoft(TM) Outlook Web Access (OWA). Hardened appliance is built with secure configurations of OS and Apache web server, and uses SSL encryption module to provide network encryption. It also has capability to run antivirus applications to scan uploaded files. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Electric IR Oven dries steel webs that run 200 fpm.

April 14, 2005

Featuring 3 zones that provide uniform heat across web, model Web Dryer/IR/E removes moisture on steel web from 1/8-½ in. thick. Oven uses medium-wave, rapid response heaters and lets users turn off zones when drying smaller web widths. With heaters mounted to heat from top-down and bottom-up, unit can operate coil temperatures up to 2,000°F. Casters enable unit to be moved off web line as required and heating capacity is rated at 200 kW. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Thermal & Heating Equipment

Electric Infrared Oven removes moisture on steel web.

April 13, 2005

With heating capacity of 200 kW, WebDryer/IR/E dries moisture on steel web ranging from 1/8-½ in. thick and running up to 200 fpm. Three zones provide uniform heat across web and can be turned off when drying smaller web widths. Featuring tongue and groove panel construction with 6 in. of insulation, oven uses medium-wave, rapid response heaters and can operate coil temperatures up to 2,000°F. Unit is rated for 200-600°F and is mounted on casters. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Controls & Controllers

Tension Controller aids in web unwinding and rewinding.

November 5, 2004

Suited for web and strand processing applications, controller uses strain gage and LVDT load cells to measure actual tension of product. It comes with dual 4-20 ma output and Ethernet TCP/IP interface, and features WAVERSAVER, which ignores machine vibration to provide accurate signal; C2 electronic calibration; and automatic backup of configuration data. Users can interact with process via keypad, plant network, Palm PDA, or over plant network. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Digital Color Line Guide uses optoelectronic technologies.

September 7, 2004

Utilizing 4 ultra-high intensity LED light sources, AccuBeam® II recognizes and guides any printed line or pattern regardless of color or surrounding graphics. To compensate for different reflective qualities of matte, glossy, or holographic webs, unit provides 3 projection ports. A 20 MHz microprocessor performs frame-by-frame analysis of captured images to optimum scanning accuracy. Up to 25 settings can be stored in non-volatile memory and recalled. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Edge Detector automatically adjusts to new web widths.

June 2, 2004

WideArray(TM) Edge Detector detects web edges passing through 18.4 in. wide edge detection range. When positioned on opposite sides of web in center guiding mode, detection range is doubled, providing 36.8 in. fully compensated detection. Wide detection range allows operators to change guide point or web width without manual adjustment. Detector is available in ultrasonic and infrared models. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless Web Guide Actuator has explosion-proof housing.

March 17, 2004

Suited for printing, coating, and laminating operations that require spark-free environments, brushless web guide actuator directs electrical current to motor windings electronically. Design creates no sparks and reduces maintenance by eliminating need for brush replacement. It interfaces with Micro 4000® NET network-compatible controller and compensated array edge detectors. Read More