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slitting

[′slid·iŋ]
(mechanical engineering)
The passing of sheet or strip material (metal, plastic, paper, or cloth) through rotary knives.
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In addition to the company's focus on slitting, Converted Products continues to forge ahead in the filtration, construction, medical, tapes, and personal care markets.
HammerHead's Same Path Gas Line Slitting Technology is designed for replacing half-inch to 4-inch natural gas distribution pipe and may also be used to decommission inactive gas lines left in the ground.
Dienes' second 100 Years begins with the addition of our latest slitting advancement; The QUICK SET 0.
Prior to June 2012 we would send our master coils to a specialist slitting firm in Riyadh," he explains.
The new slitting line will be installed in a 43,000-square-foot building that will be leased by TMK IPSCO to Ferrous, and will provide skelp to the two Wilder ERW pipe mills.
In these sheeters, electronic paper tension controls and automated paper web guiding and steering systems ensure that the paper is accurately positioned for the slitting and cross cutting processes.
The purchase does not include the hot roll and cold roll slitting and cut-to-length assets or the net working capital.
DIENES - MORE THAN 100 YEARS ON ENGINEERED SLITTING EXCELLENCE
The Sales Department is able to see the item's status as it passes through each process whether scheduled, in process, or complete, since the recording of picking and slitting processing steps are being done in the warehouse.
The standard configuration 4040 features shear slitting with easy knife access, dual spreader roll system to assure slit separation, programmed rider roll, and barrier-type unloading bucket for lowering slit rolls to the floor.
The crash cutters are mounted on a dovetailed supporting rail for easy adjustment of slitting widths and can be used to slit gum strip.
As the blade penetrates further into the web, the blade-to-web contact angle increases, the effective slitting speed relative to the web speed slows, and abrasion increases.