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New Slitter: A Perfect Fit For Converters

Tidland introduces an automated slitter positioning system to reduce costs and improve efficiency for converters.

Camas, WA - Tidland Corporation, a leader in the design and engineering of slitting and winding products for the web handling industry, will unveil their new slitter at CMM 2007 in Booth 421. The system is a result of an effort to combine extensive engineering experience and the latest slitting technology in response to growing customer requests.

Seeking an affordable way to slit materials while retaining the highest accuracy, Tidland Engineers have incorporated the latest technology to increase the speed, accuracy, and reliability of current slitting systems. The new Tidland Slitter is an automated slitter positioning system with fewer moving parts to reduce the frequency and complexity of maintenance, and the latest technology to increase speed and accuracy of knife positioning.

"The new Tidland Slitter is simple, yet exceeds the output of existing systems" said Peter Wood, Product Manager for Tidland Slitting. "The result is an affordable slitter that represents a major leap forward for converters."

Tidland Corporation is the industry leader in slitting and winding equipment for the web processing industry. Established in 1951 with the invention of the air shaft, Tidland has demonstrated over 50 years of continuous improvement while delivering consistent new product designs to the market. As a company of Maxcess International, Tidland Corporation, Fife Corporation (guiding and inspection equipment) and MAGPOWR (tension controls) are able to apply over 160 years combined industry experience and a large application base to provide a unique perspective of the entire process line.

To learn more about Tidland slitters, visit tidland.com or call Tidland Customer Service at 1.800.426.1000.

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