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EtherNet/IP™ Now Available for Montalvo Z4 Tension Controllers
Controls & Controllers

EtherNet/IP™ Now Available for Montalvo Z4 Tension Controllers

March 2, 2017, Gorham, ME, USA – Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, is announcing ODVA EtherNet/IP™ Communication for its series of Z4 Tension Controllers. Available as a communication option for new Z4 Tension Controllers, or as an upgrade for existing Z4’s in the field, EtherNet/IP™ allows customers to easily interface with an existing HMI on the operator panel...

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Rewind Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.
Controls & Controllers

Rewind Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.

Designed for rewind tension zones utilizing load cell feedback for tension measurement, Z4-RL comes in circuit board only, enclosure, or remote installation configurations. Features, such as 7 in.- HD web tension control interface and 7-day trend storage capability for recording production run data, maximize production capabilities. Other offerings include user-defined units and scales,...

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Magnetic Particle Brakes target clean room environments.
Mechanical Power Transmission

Magnetic Particle Brakes target clean room environments.

Available in shafted or thru bore models, MP-B Series provides torque ranges from 0.4–8,851 lb-in. Magnetic particle brakes deliver smooth, repeatable performance with silent operation and are suitable for applications that require torque independent of speed. Offering long, maintenance-free service life, space-saving units are available as standalone brakes or- with optional passive or forced...

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Torque Controller ensures run quality in open loop systems.
Controls & Controllers

Torque Controller ensures run quality in open loop systems.

Ensuring consistent quality production runs without load cells or- dancer, TSC™ Torque Sensing Control System can include U4 tension controller, V or CS Series brake, TS torque sensor, US4 ultrasonic sensor or proximity switches, M4 meter, and MPC4 I to P converter. Solution provides actual, calibrated measurement of torque. Combined with roll radius measurement, system can display calculated...

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Web Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.
Controls & Controllers

Web Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.

Designed for unwind tension zones, Model Z4-UL utilizes load cell feedback for tension measurement with full range of functions to maximize production, including soft start, anti-coast, flying splice, and web break detection. Unit includes 7 in. HD web tension control interface and 7-day trend storage capability for recording production run data. Available as circuit board only, with enclosure,...

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Safety Chucks feature replaceable inserts.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Safety Chucks feature replaceable inserts.

Available in pedestal mount and flange mount models, Guardian Safety Chucks feature self-centering journal seat and automatic locking in case of accidental rotation. Hardened inserts can be replaced as opposed to entire handwheel when maintenance is needed. Inserts also add versatility as they can be swapped out to accommodate other shaft sizes on same safety chuck.

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Drop-In Load Cells deliver 360
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Drop-In Load Cells deliver 360

Size 1 ES Series Dead Shaft Idler Load Cell (ES-I) targets applications utilizing dead or idler shafts that require quality, performance, and extended service life. Able to be installed into machines to replace existing load cells or within dimensional requirements of new OEM machines, stainless steel product has drop in design. Multiple mounting options are available, and features include M12...

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Cantilever Load Cell suits narrow web applications.
Electrical Equipment & Systems

Cantilever Load Cell suits narrow web applications.

Constructed with 100% stainless steel body, XN Cantilever Load Cell features dual parallel beam, mechanical variance compensation, and 360° overload protection. Unit can be fully customized to user's specifications, including roller diameter, roller length size, finish, and load rating. Accepting existing rollers and eliminating web drift, full bridge load cell is suited for tension...

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Montalvo Debuts New Tension Controller, Safety Chucks and Open Loop Control System at ICE Europe 2015
Controls & Controllers

Montalvo Debuts New Tension Controller, Safety Chucks and Open Loop Control System at ICE Europe 2015

Z4 Tension Controller – Guardian Safety Chucks – TSC Tension Control System-  Gorham, ME, USA – Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, will debut three entirely new product lines along with their lineup of load cells, brakes, controllers, sensors and more at ICE Europe 2015 in their booth Hall A6 Stand #481. Montalvo will be showcasing its latest advanced tension...

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Montalvo Debuts New Tension Controller, Safety Chucks & Open Loop Control System at ICE USA 2015
Controls & Controllers

Montalvo Debuts New Tension Controller, Safety Chucks & Open Loop Control System at ICE USA 2015

Z4 Tension Controller – Guardian Safety Chucks – TSC Tension Control System Gorham, ME, USA – Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, will debut three entirely new product lines along with their lineup of load cells, brakes, controllers, sensors and more at ICE USA 2015 in their booth #511. Montalvo will be showcasing its latest advanced tension controller, the Z4, along...

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Montalvo Expands Inside Sales & Support Team

October, 2017, Gorham, ME, USA - Cristine Vickery has joined The Montalvo Corporation, international specialists in web tension control, as their new Inside Sales Representative. Mrs. Vickey's primary responsibilities include assisting customers in all capacities, from quoting, product recommendations, application assistance, and general support as well working with Montalvo's outside...

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Montalvo Names New Applications Specialist - Europe

August 29, 2017, Gorham, ME, USA - Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, welcomes Matthias Geissler as their new Applications Specialist - Europe. Mr. Geissler's primary responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of sales, service and support for customers throughout Europe. Mr. Geissler is based in Montalvo Deutschland. Montalvo's German Senior Manager Dietmar...

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EtherNet/IP™ Now Available for Montalvo Z4 Tension Controllers
Controls & Controllers

EtherNet/IP™ Now Available for Montalvo Z4 Tension Controllers

March 2, 2017, Gorham, ME, USA – Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, is announcing ODVA EtherNet/IP™ Communication for its series of Z4 Tension Controllers. Available as a communication option for new Z4 Tension Controllers, or as an upgrade for existing Z4’s in the field, EtherNet/IP™ allows customers to easily interface with an existing HMI on the operator panel...

Read More »
Rewind Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.
Controls & Controllers

Rewind Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.

Designed for rewind tension zones utilizing load cell feedback for tension measurement, Z4-RL comes in circuit board only, enclosure, or remote installation configurations. Features, such as 7 in.- HD web tension control interface and 7-day trend storage capability for recording production run data, maximize production capabilities. Other offerings include user-defined units and scales,...

Read More »
Magnetic Particle Brakes target clean room environments.
Mechanical Power Transmission

Magnetic Particle Brakes target clean room environments.

Available in shafted or thru bore models, MP-B Series provides torque ranges from 0.4–8,851 lb-in. Magnetic particle brakes deliver smooth, repeatable performance with silent operation and are suitable for applications that require torque independent of speed. Offering long, maintenance-free service life, space-saving units are available as standalone brakes or- with optional passive or forced...

Read More »
Torque Controller ensures run quality in open loop systems.
Controls & Controllers

Torque Controller ensures run quality in open loop systems.

Ensuring consistent quality production runs without load cells or- dancer, TSC™ Torque Sensing Control System can include U4 tension controller, V or CS Series brake, TS torque sensor, US4 ultrasonic sensor or proximity switches, M4 meter, and MPC4 I to P converter. Solution provides actual, calibrated measurement of torque. Combined with roll radius measurement, system can display calculated...

Read More »
Web Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.
Controls & Controllers

Web Tension Controller utilizes load cell feedback.

Designed for unwind tension zones, Model Z4-UL utilizes load cell feedback for tension measurement with full range of functions to maximize production, including soft start, anti-coast, flying splice, and web break detection. Unit includes 7 in. HD web tension control interface and 7-day trend storage capability for recording production run data. Available as circuit board only, with enclosure,...

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People in the News

Montalvo Expands with New Electrical Engineer

Gorham, ME, USA – Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, welcomes Richard Smart as their new Electrical Engineer. Mr. Smart expands Montalvo’s highly skilled and experienced team of mechanical and electrical engineers and primary responsibilities include new software development, product support and technical expertise in the field. Director of Engineering, Chris Osgood...

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Safety Chucks feature replaceable inserts.
Machinery & Machining Tools

Safety Chucks feature replaceable inserts.

Available in pedestal mount and flange mount models, Guardian Safety Chucks feature self-centering journal seat and automatic locking in case of accidental rotation. Hardened inserts can be replaced as opposed to entire handwheel when maintenance is needed. Inserts also add versatility as they can be swapped out to accommodate other shaft sizes on same safety chuck.

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People in the News

Montalvo Names New Director of Engineering

Gorham, ME, USA – Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, has promoted Chris Osgood to Director of Engineering. Mr. Osgood’s primary responsibilities include overseeing all aspects of new product development and innovation, supporting Montalvo’s existing product line and customer base, custom design projects, and managing a team of mechanical and electrical engineers....

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