Breaking News

WideArray Edge Detector

November 30, -0001

Thread-up chains add ease of use to converting lines; however, they often interfere with edge detectors used for web guiding. As more converting processes switch to center justification of the material, avoiding thread-up chains has become even more complicated. Mechanical positioners have been used to pull detectors out of the thread-up path but this often creates other mechanical interference problems and increases the complexity of thread-up.  AccuWeb’s out-of-the-box solution to the thread-up chain problem incorporates patented WideArray technology so the edge detector is stationary. To avoid the thread-up chain, AccuWeb has expanded the gap and throat of detectors.
www.accuweb.com
  • 2016 International Buyers Guide

    2016 International Buyers Guide

    July 15, 2016
    Our annual Buyers’ Guide lists nearly every supplier and producer involved with the global nonwovens industry.

  • Raw Material Round Up

    Raw Material Round Up

    Karen McIntyre, Editor||June 9, 2016
    Suppliers to nonwovens manufacturers continue to innovate.

  • Fiber Producers Hone in on Hygiene

    Fiber Producers Hone in on Hygiene

    Tara Olivo, Associate Editor||June 9, 2016
    Growth in hygiene markets has spurred innovation among these suppliers to the nonwovens industry.