Slitting & Rewinding Fundamentals for Converters


FORT MILL, SC—Converting Equipment Mfrs. Assn. (CEMA) will hold a seminar November 15-18, 2005, in Ontario, Canada, to cover the fundamentals of slitting and rewinding. The two-day seminar will cover processes and problems, with numerous speakers covering a variety of topics, including PFFC columnist, Tim Walker.

Topics include:

  • Winding Techniques
  • Specifying a Slitter/Rewinder/Salvage Rewinder
  • Winding Defects
  • Machine Safety
  • Shear Slitting—Refining the Process
  • Crush Slitting
  • Trim Removal
  • Slitting Dust
  • Retrofitting Slitter/Winder Controls
  • Web Tension and Tension Control Systems
  • Cores and Core Cutting
  • Safety and Core Chucks
  • Air Shafts/Ergonomics
  • Roll Handling
  • Differential Winding Products and Practices
  • Slitting Positioning Methods
  • Web Spreading
  • Web Guiding Selection and Application
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