Reports

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The new measuring device “Alpha One” is equipped with only one images field, depending on the outer diameter range. © IIM

 
13/07/2021 – Precise quality control directly at the extruding line

Precise quality control directly at the extruding line

Visio Cable Pro presents new measuring device for cables

The new automatic wall thickness and cross-section measuring device “Alpha One” from Visio Cable Pro is the perfect complement to the proven all-rounder ... By  Jörg Dambock
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CV lines are now producing multiple submarine cable campaigns at a record-breaking speed of 1.55 m/min for a 220kV 400 mm2 copper conductor cable core. © Maillefer

 
06/07/2021 – Round Value Package Premium

Round Value Package Premium

High-speed curing

Recently, Maillefer has successfully commissioned several of the fastest and technologically most advanced high-voltage VCV lines to date. By  Jörg Dambock
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Less faults and a longer machine life cycle by using vibration sensors in the Kurre Drum-Twister. © Kurre Systems

 
01/06/2021 – Preventive Maintenance on cable production machines

Preventive Maintenance on cable production machines

Detect and stop oscillations and vibrations

By using a vibration sensor in the Kurre Drum Twister, it is now possible to detect and stop oscillations and vibrations in the system. By  Jörg Dambock
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A typical conductor preheater in a production line, placed directly in front of the extrusion head. © GH Induction

 
31/05/2021 – Cable production

Cable production

Inductive conductor preheater with automatic inductor change

GH Induction has developed a fully automated cable/conductor preheating system that avoids the risk of production losses due to human errors and greatly ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Andrew Du Plessis – digital micrometer size check. © Alloy Wire

 
04/05/2021 – Wire materials

Wire materials

Testing times

The performance of a product in its final application is absolutely critical and it all starts with the selection of the material. Andrew Du Plessis, ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Saizar Strapping Machines present one of the latest manufactured “Automatic Complete Packaging Lines” for wire coils. © Saizar

 
03/05/2021 – “Packaging Lines” for wire coils

“Packaging Lines” for wire coils

Start-up of a new wire coil strapping line

Saizar Strapping Machines present one of the latest manufactured “Automatic Complete Packaging Lines” for wire coils for one of its clients to learn the ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Magnetic Analysis Corp.’s electromagnetic test equipment detecting cracks in cold drawn steel rod in 1934 at Union Drawn Steel. © Magnetic Analysis

 
30/04/2021 – Nondestructive test systems

Nondestructive test systems

Testing wire and rod over the years

Magnetic Analysis Corp., (MAC) joins in congratulating WIRE on its 70 years covering the growth of the wire industry. A designer and manufacturer of nondestructive ... By  Jörg Dambock