CDS, Inc.

Agricultural & Farming Products

Rotary Fly-Knife Cutter

The Rotary Fly-Knife Cutter is an inline (part of an extrusion line) or offline (standalone unit) cutting unit that executes clean (chipless) accurate cuts on various post-extruded plastic and rubber profiles and tubes, such as automotive gaskets, rigid PVC irrigation tubing, and custom profiles. This unit belongs to CDS's family of "Fly-knife Cutters," which employ a fly-knife wheel...

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V-Notch Saw cuts at 2 preset angles.
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V-Notch Saw cuts at 2 preset angles.

ARC(TM) (Angled Repositioning Cuts) saw is used inline for rendering angled edges on post-extruded profiles. Able to cut from 45-135°, inline multi-angle V-notch saw features 36 in. table travel and cut length accuracy of ±0.020 in. Device includes 18 in. dia carbide-tipped saw blade and 3 hp ac motor. PLC-controlled graphical interface panel enables operators to set cutting angle and...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Dual Downstream Extrusion Lines

Fuelled by a robust market for polymer-based window and fencing components (e.g., window frames, fencing panels) and working on the premise that high-throughput extruders (2000 lb/hr) often run at rates far below their capacity, CDS Inc. in Lachine, Que., recently developed and commercialized a dual post-extruder system for extrusion processors in the Fenestration industries. The system, branded...

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Planetary Cutter offers capacity of 1/4-8 in. OD.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Planetary Cutter offers capacity of 1/4-8 in. OD.

Operating without debris or dust, Series CFPC can be equipped with dead stop assembly and is available in off-line and in-line models. Designed to cut tubular extrudates, cutting assembly travels with product while blade makes incision. Machine provides 60 cuts/min with line speed of 20 fpm and cut-to-length accuracy of ±0.010 in./ft. It includes 2 operator controls, FRL with lockable air...

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Mr. Todd Messick Appointed as CDS's New Senior Sales Account Manager - USA

Lachine, Quebec, July 31, 2009 - CDS Inc., Custom Downstream Systems Inc., is pleased to announce the nomination of Mr. Todd Messick as Senior Sales Account Manager - USA, effective as of August 3, 2009. Mr. Messick graduated from the University of Northern Illinois with a Bachelor of Science in Economics. After working briefly in the financial services sector with the Chase Manhattan Bank, he...

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Mr. Piero Tambuchi Appointed as CDS's Director of Sales and Service - Ontario

Lachine, QuÃ-©bec, February 19, 2009 - CDS, Custom Downstream Systems Inc., is pleased to announce the nomination of Mr. Piero Tambuchi as the new Director of Sales and Service for the Ontario region effective as of January 5, 2009. Mr. Tambuchi brings with him over 20 years of experience in the plastics processing industry, most recently having held the position of Vice President...

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Company News

CDS to Exhibit at the "K"

CDS to Exhibit at the K" CDS will be featuring at the " K "in Dusseldorf, Germany an all-electric extrusion Puller for heavy polymer slabs and thick-wall or solid tubular extrudates, such as nylon rods. This pre-sold Slab/Rod Puller has, among other features, a 27" wide by 48" long contact surface area, a twin vector drive system and touch-screen operator interface from Siemens, a pulling force...

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Agricultural & Farming Products

Rotary Fly-Knife Cutter

The Rotary Fly-Knife Cutter is an inline (part of an extrusion line) or offline (standalone unit) cutting unit that executes clean (chipless) accurate cuts on various post-extruded plastic and rubber profiles and tubes, such as automotive gaskets, rigid PVC irrigation tubing, and custom profiles. This unit belongs to CDS's family of "Fly-knife Cutters," which employ a fly-knife wheel...

Read More »
V-Notch Saw cuts at 2 preset angles.
Machinery & Machining Tools

V-Notch Saw cuts at 2 preset angles.

ARC(TM) (Angled Repositioning Cuts) saw is used inline for rendering angled edges on post-extruded profiles. Able to cut from 45-135°, inline multi-angle V-notch saw features 36 in. table travel and cut length accuracy of ±0.020 in. Device includes 18 in. dia carbide-tipped saw blade and 3 hp ac motor. PLC-controlled graphical interface panel enables operators to set cutting angle and...

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Machinery & Machining Tools

Dual Downstream Extrusion Lines

Fuelled by a robust market for polymer-based window and fencing components (e.g., window frames, fencing panels) and working on the premise that high-throughput extruders (2000 lb/hr) often run at rates far below their capacity, CDS Inc. in Lachine, Que., recently developed and commercialized a dual post-extruder system for extrusion processors in the Fenestration industries. The system, branded...

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Company News

Vinyl Visions Double Output with CDS Dual Downstream Lines

April 19, 2005 Vinyl Visions, LLC, an industry leader in vinyl extrusions and accessories for fence, railing and post, proudly reports the doubling of their extrusion outputs with CDS's dual downstream extrusion lines. Vinyl Visions, based in Ohio and an affiliated partner with Crane Plastics, acquired two 11-meter dual lines from CDS in February for their privacy panel fences, which are...

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Planetary Cutter offers capacity of 1/4-8 in. OD.
Agricultural & Farming Products

Planetary Cutter offers capacity of 1/4-8 in. OD.

Operating without debris or dust, Series CFPC can be equipped with dead stop assembly and is available in off-line and in-line models. Designed to cut tubular extrudates, cutting assembly travels with product while blade makes incision. Machine provides 60 cuts/min with line speed of 20 fpm and cut-to-length accuracy of ±0.010 in./ft. It includes 2 operator controls, FRL with lockable air...

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