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Solving guiding problems on forming fabrics 26-09-2016

When a forming fabric doesn’t want to run straight it usually causes many problems and costs. In the worst case it actually runs into the machine frame and the fabric...

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Pulsation study with the FiberScan

Paper machines are complicated mechanical systems which are susceptible to a large number of vibration related problems, some of which can affect the quality of the paper which is being...

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Correct felt permeability: how open do press felts need to be? 21-09-2016

In order to remove water from the sheet in the press section, water must flow easily into the press felt. On the other hand, at the exit of the press...

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Poorly maintained tension gauges may cause severe damages 20-09-2016

Almost every paper mill using forming fabrics has one: a mechanical tension gauge to measures the tension of Paper Machine Clothing, mostly forming fabrics. When these instruments are not in...

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Join the Paper Machine Clothing Professionals group on LinkedIn. Anyone dealing with Paper Machine Clothing is invited to join this group. PMC Sales & Service Engineers, paper mill Production Managers, anyone with questions or knowledge on wires, fabrics, felts and canvas is welcome to join!

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