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COR-LOK Air Shafts and Chucks

Air Shafts & Chucks

 

WrinkleSTOP Anti-Wrinkle spreader roll

WrinkleSTOP® Anti-Wrinkle

FOX Trim Removal Systems

Pneumatic Trim Removal




Core adapters

Adjusta-Pull Anti-Wrinkle

Adjusta-Pull® Anti-Wrinkle

Pneumatic Matrix Removal

Pneumatic Matrix Removal

Aluminum Core Cones

Aluminum Core Cones

Bowed Roll

Bowed Roll

Trim-AX Chopper

Trim Removal with Chopper

Mechanical chucks and shafts

Mechanical Chucks & Shafts




Scroll Roll



Scroll Roll

Trim-AX Chopper

Trim-AX™ Chopper

Pinch point free shaft locking system for Unwind and Rewind stations

ShaftLok™ Safety Chucks

Rollers and Roller assemblies

Roller Assemblies

Shaft Holders

Shaft Holders

Idler Rolls

Idler Rolls

Nip Roll

Nip Roll Assemblies

Roller Mounting Blocks

Roller Mounting Blocks

Air loaded dancer roll assemblies

Dancer Roll Assemblies

Idler Rolls

Brakes

Unwind/rewind stand

Unwind / Rewind stand

Slitting

Slitting

Electrically Heated Rolls


Heated Rolls

Vertical Accumulators

Accumulator

Roll Lifting

Roll Lifting

Movie Reel


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Featured Tech tip: What is web tension?

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Tech tip: What is web tension?

Tension is defined as the force applied to a continuous web of material in the machine direction.

Typically, tension is measured in PLI (Pounds per Linear Inch) in the US. If you know PLI and you want to know total tension applied to the web, multiply PLI times the width of the material in inches. If you know total pounds of tension applied to the web and you want to know PLI, divide the total pounds of tension across the web by the width of the web in inches.

  • PLI (Pounds per Linear Inch) = total pounds of tension / web width in inches
  • Total pounds of tension = PLI X web width in inches
The tension applied to a web can be described as the webs tautness as if you hung a weight off the edge of the web. The tension on the web would be equal to the weight in pounds. PLI would be equal to the weight in pounds divided by the web width in inches.


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What is Web Handling?
Web Handling is the science, engineering and equipment necessary to successfully transport a continuous flexible material through various processes without defect. Enhancing Web Handling with proper equipment will ensure materials are processed at their maximum efficiency, allowing the process to generate maximum profits.

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