Archive for the ‘Upgrades’ Category

IMPROVE PRODUCTIVITY ON YOUR EXISTING MACHINERY…

Friday, June 20th, 2014

Various options for improved machine or process performance…

  • Increased productivity
  • Reduced set-up times
  • Reduced operator fatigue
  • Improved reel quality
  • Reduced reel handling
  • Decreased machine down time
  • Improved winding control
  • Reduced maintenance
  • Improved diagnostics
  • Improved safety performance

Contact Parkland today to discuss your individual requirements and see if we can formulate a solution tailor made to work for you.

REDUCE LABOUR COSTS & INCREASE PRODUCTIVITY WITH A SLITTING MACHINE UPGRADE…

Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

AIR DIFFERENTIAL REWIND SHAFTS

Having forged a new supply chain partner
Parkland can now offer our air differential shafts for nominal 3” (76.2mm) ID cores at a lower cost and with faster delivery times.

Features / Benefits

  • 20% lower costs due to new supply partner*
  • Average 30-40% improvement in reel quality
  • Elimination of reel loss
  • Eliminates dust
  • Lead time from 3 weeks*
  • Measuring, Design and Installation Service

*Applies to nominal 3” (76.2mm) ID Cores only

DIGITAL KNIFE / LASER POSITIONING

A hand positioned carriage is mounted on a linear slide and rail for easy movement and zero clearance. This carries the digital reading head, which can move any distance over the width of the machine.

A Proscale 2000 reading scale is used at 90° to the carriage rail for accuracy of + 0.05mm in 300mm, with a pivoting location arm to position each knife/laser at any dimension either in metric or imperial units.

Features / Benefits

  • Systems available for setting Rotary Shear, Crush or Razor Knives.  Can also be used for setting lasers for rewind core positioning
  • Speed and Accuracy in setting
  • Ease of use
  • Cost efficient
  • Reduced downtime/faster set-ups
  • Elimination of setting errors

Here at Parkland, we can offer a host of solutions to improve your existing machinery.  We continue to work with many customers in improving their productivity in terms of output, time and quality.

A few examples of the type of work we have carried out are as follows:

  • Air Differential Rewind Shafts
  • Digital Knife Positioning
  • Automatic Knife Setting Systems
  • Laser Core Positioning
  • Drive and Control Systems
  • Drop-In and Stand Alone Slitting Sections
  • Oscillating Trim Winders
  • Trim Extraction Systems
  • A variety of Reel Handling Equipment