These air-loaded nip modules allow precise side-to-side gap adjustment, independent of precise pneumatic pressure adjustment. They can be supplied as non-driven or with complete drive systems. All feature plate steel framework and may be supplied with either dual side frames or cantilevered for narrow width applications.
CAC nip roll modules have proven to be effective with all types of webs, including film, foil, paper, textiles and nonwovens. Typically they are used where independent tension zones are required. However, they are also utilized in laminating, coating and calendering applications.