The CWI alloys, available in stainless steel, nickel and copper, can be made into durable, corrosion resistant springs. © Central Wire Industries

14/09/2021 – Spring materials

Spring materials

High-performance spring wire

Springs are a unique solution in many modern products, from the high strength performance requirements of heavy equipment and transportation, to the rapid ... By  Jörg Dambock

Wafios “ZO 26” spring coiling device and spring transport. © Wafios

08/09/2021 – Wafios “ZO” series

Wafios “ZO” series

The legend lives on

The “ZO 26” is the advanced version of the gobally successful Wafios “ZO” machines for the series production of extension springs with different loop shapes ... By  Jörg Dambock

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

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

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

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

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