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The Schlatter drawing plants are complemented by Witechs machines for wire cleaning and wire coating. © Schlatter

17/11/2020 – New strategic partnership

New strategic partnership

Schlatter and Witechs start a long-term partnership

Schlatter Industries AG, in Schlieren, Switzerland and Witechs B.V. in Hengelo, the Netherlands start a long-term partnership in the field of system solutions, ... By  Jörg Dambock

Copperhead Industries president Jeff Atwood is shown alongside new American Kuhne wire coating system from Graham Engineering Corporation. © Graham Engineering

17/11/2020 – Wire coating system from Graham Engineering

Wire coating system from Graham Engineering

Turnkey extrusion system helps meet quality targets for tracer wire

Copperhead has partnered with Graham Engineering to install a complete new American Kuhne extrusion line intended to meet growing demand for Copperhead’s ... By  Jörg Dambock

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17/11/2020 – On our own behalf - Wire

On our own behalf - Wire

Week 46 in retrospect

Here, we present you the top articles from our four categories. This week, the most read one comes from the category „Reports“. By  Daniel Keienburg

Cables are currently classified under the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) in respect to reaction to fire properties, the UKCA scheme will be a mirror of the current CPR testing and auditing AVCP system. © Basec

17/11/2020 – Additional considerations for importers in UK cable market

Additional considerations for importers in UK cable market

UKCA update for cable stockists and distributors

Following the announcement made on 1st September by the UK Government, in respect to “UKCA” marking, there will now be additional considerations for all ... By  Jörg Dambock

View of the clamping cone and the Uhing “Easylock” of the expansion spool. © Uhing

17/11/2020 – Based on the known Uhing “Easylock” fast-action clamping system

Based on the known Uhing “Easylock” fast-action clamping system

Expansion spool warrants ease of operation for winding applications

It expands, increases its diameter and is then ready to take up material wound on it. By unlocking the positive release variant of the Uhing “Easylock”, ... By  Jörg Dambock

The new machine produces double thick end spokes with a diameter of only about 1.5mm in the middle. © Aachener Maschinenbau

16/11/2020 – Wire processing / Rolling

Wire processing / Rolling

Rolling of variable-diameter wire rod

The booming electric bike market requires new manufacturing processes for bicycle spokes. Aachener Maschinenbau GmbH (AMBA) developed the new spoke-blank ... By  Jörg Dambock

The RSB 300++/4 operates as finishing unit for the production of BIC within a dimensional range from Ø 15.0mm up to Ø 50.0mm. © Kocks

13/11/2020 – Kocks 3-roll technology

Kocks 3-roll technology

New combined wire rod and BIC line

Guangdong Shaoguan Iron+Steel commissioned its brand new combined wire rod and BIC line including Kocks 3-roll technology. By  Jörg Dambock