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POLL OUTCOME: Is 1 PMC supplier enough? 10-09-2019

Check the results Feltest asked her newsletter audience: "If the product price wouldn’t matter, would you be perfectly happy with only 1 supplier per PMC position?"   Almost 80 newsletter readers shared their...

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BLOG: BEWARE OF LOW FABRIC TENSION 15-08-2019

Don't push too hard... In my previous blog, we reflected on 2 major causes and the resulting problems of fabrics running with a tension that is too high. In...

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BLOG: YOUR FABRIC TENSION IS TOO HIGH – WITHOUT YOU KNOWING IT 4-07-2019

Discover the cause and effect of measuring low tension values. Most paper mills use a mechanical tension gauge to measure the tension of Paper Machine Clothing, mostly forming fabrics. When this...

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Nip dewatering and felt Caliper
BLOG: NIP DEWATERING and felt caliper 27-06-2019

Back in the 1980’s the performance of press felts was mainly judged by looking at the sheet; nobody really knew what was happening inside the felt once it was running....

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How to determine the right Fuji Film type? 24-04-2019

Our Fuji pressure sensitive film is extremely helpful when investigating the press load distribution of a paper machine. The film helps you to identify misalignments, crowning deviations...

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