Educational Materials


Principles of Shear Slitting

Principles of Shear Slitting Guide

This 24-page manual contains important information concerning slitting machine and rewinder setup for the web conversion process. Use this manual as a stand alone educational tool, or as a handy information source in group training sessions. The seminar covers the importance of cant angle, side pressure, depth of cut and other important "Principles of Shear Slitting."
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Information Manual For Material Selection of Industrial Cutting Blades


Selecting a Blade Material

This 10-page information guide is meant to instruct those who seek knowledge of tool steels. The materials discussed range from plain carbon steel to powdered metals and carbides. Charts, definitions and prose are woven together to educate the reader.
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Carbide Tipped Bottom Slitter Blades Circular Knife Maintenance Process Circular Knife Resharpening
Score Slitting Knives Cross Reference Chart Hot Cut Assembly Multi Edge Bottom Slitters
Paper Converting Score Slitting Knives Super High Speed Steel Powdered Metal Top Slitters
Cutting Edge Selections & Score/Crush Cutting Sleeves Cutting Edge Selections & Shear Cut Diagrams Sparks Test Chart
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