Application Sheet

3358: Drawing of Static Issues On Slitter Rewinding Machines

Static Issues On Slitter Rewinding Machines

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Problem

 

Slitter Rewinding machines can generate large static charges on insulative materials.
 

 

Issues are:

  • Slitter dust attracting to the web
  • Electrostatic shocks to operator
  • Incorrect roll tension
 

Solution

 

The diagram below shows the optimum position for the 971 Pulsed DC bar, and the alternative position depending on the machine layout.