- November 16, 2012
BEDFORD, UK | Atlas Converting Equipment will participate at Arabplast 2013, Dubai, UAE, from January 7–10, where it will present its next-generation Atlas CW Series and Titan SR9 Series slitter/rewinders for a wide range of plain, coated, and printed plastic films and other flexible materials.
The new Atlas CW1040 & CW3600 Series is offered in web widths from 2.5–10.4 m (98–410 in.) and is said to deliver higher efficiency, increased productivity and reliability,higher quality rewind rolls, reduced noise levels, and more effective, operator-friendly control systems. This latest Atlas technology also features wireless rewind arm positioning, automatic knife positioning, direct drive web path rollers, and running speeds to 1,500 mpm. (4,920 fpm) with more precise web tension control
Company says the new Titan SR9 Series slitter/rewinders achieve significant reductions in machine downtime, with lower operator intervention, as well as reduction of waste materials. To further sustainability, company has eliminated all hydraulics to help provide a cleaner environment, and the use of high-efficiency motors and regenerative braking enables a considerable reduction in energy consumption.
A newly designed Linear Tracking Slitter (LTS) section on all SR9 modules ensures the shortest and a constant web length between the knives and the rewind shafts for improved web control. The SR9 Series is available in two widths: 1,650 and 2,250 mm (65 and 88 in.)