Web Slitting Technology
by David Rumson
Member Price: $899.00
Non-Member Price: $999.00
Classroom course not currently scheduled.
This course presents various web slitting methods and technical information intended to expand attendee understanding of the slitting process. Details of knife operating forces and their influence on flexible webs, knives and knife holders will be presented. Knife metallurgy and adhesive slitting options will be discussed as well.
New to the program is discussion on how electronic technology has impacted the slitting process. Included is a brief history of electro-mechanical positioning, electronic knife holders and automatic positioning systems with closed loop cut-on-the-fly location change.
Throughout the course, examples of relevant slitting problems and successes will be included. A variety of practical tips and suggested tools will be provided to support existing slitting processes.
1. Web Fracture Theory
2. Introduction - Choosing the Best Slitting Method
3. Shear Slitting
4. Crush Cutting
5. Razor Slitting
6. Adhesive Web Slitting
8. Positioning Systems
9. Slitting Practical Information for Process Improvement
Dave Rumson is a Slitting Educator/Consultant with over 23 years of Roll /Shaft Handling, Un-wind/Rewind equipment and Web Slitting experience. For 18+ years Dave has developed and conducted technical presentations for CEMA, AIMCAL and TAPPI. 10 of those years included numerous nationwide employer sponsored public and private Shear Slitting, Crush Cutting and Razor Slitting Seminars.