May 17, 2022
|Mule-Hide Manufacturing Co., Inc., Cornell, United States
|The mill runs two different sheet weights on PM1. When they change weights, the sheet tracks to the far edge of one side of the suction drum roll. End deckle seals need to be adjusted to maintain vacuum when this happens. Operators have no visual of end deckle seal location since they are inside the roll.
It takes hours to adjust the end deckle seals to the proper location and restore vacuum. The mill was looking for a time-saving solution that will increase production.
Valmet recommended the Suction Roll Upgrade Edge Light Modernization for the PM1 suction drum roll. This
With the Valmet Suction Roll Upgrade Edge Lights:
|Paper & board, Rolls, Production increase, North America, End deckle seals, time saving