MDR is a new approach to handling webs at lower tension levels and higher operating speeds introduced by Martin Automatic. The patent pending technology applies a magnetic link between web transport rollers and drive system. This substantially reduces or eliminates the negative impacts on a web resulting from roller inertia, bearing friction, speed change and entrained air. The result is a system that operates at a significantly higher speed and lower web tension.
The fact that the nonwovens industry is growing in China is not news. During the past decade, the market has achieved growth in the low double digits, well above the rates seen in more developed areas like the U.S. or Europe.
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