Press Release Summary:
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.
Original Press Release:
CTC International Introduces its Model S-900AB-ACV Automatic Butt Splicer
The splicer is suitable for splicing a variety of materials including tag, label, board, film stocks, and other thick or double ply materials. The Heavy-duty cantilevered unwind design allows rolls as large as 48" diameter to easily be accommodated. The web accumulator is a separate piece, and can be placed at the left or right side of the splicer, allowing the machine to work in either direction with a simple diversion roller change. Automatic "Gapless" Butt Splicing of the web with two pieces of tape (one applied to each side) for maximum security is standard. Both splice tapes are applied to the web at the same point in the process, reducing chances of a missed splice. The machine can prepped to make a one-sided splice if desired, with the tape always on the same side, without turreting the unwind rolls. The splicer will be offered to accommodate a variety of roll sizes, line speeds and other process requirements, including CE compliance and in-register splicing. Other options include automatic web guiding and Driven Unwind Spindles for low tension applications.