Longitudinal Tape Forming
The new longitudinal taping technology for aluminium, polyester, woven, non-woven and water-swellable tapes is a smart way to excel in cable quality and to boost sheathing productivity. The technology provides water blocking and mechanical protection for a variety of cable constructions, including high-voltage, fibre optic, and more. Tape application is a vital part of the sheathing process and must be guaranteed fully functional within a production line.

The Longitudinal Tape Forming lets you increase your capacity for cable sheathing and longitudinal tape forming. Your cable manufacturing is smoother and more reliable with a reduced risk of scrap production. The solution is single-sourced and packaged with know-how about the forming tools put at your disposal.

• Online efficient and reliable longitudinal taping process
• Possibility to use a variety of tape materials
• Functions with a variety of applications (e.g. high voltage, low voltage and fibre optics)
• Packaged with know-how about tape forming process and tools.

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