Double E introduced carbon fiber core shafts nearly 30 years ago to reduce operator handling injuries without sacrificing line speeds or roll weights. Carbon fiber shafts and rollers have since become critical tools for optimal roll processing for converters
Appleton is now part of the Double E family of Converting Industry Suppliers. We have the solutions for your core cutting needs.
Have you ever had an operator forget to close a chuck? Are you trying to eliminate pinch points? Double E's new Auto-Lock™ Safety Chuck automatically closes when rotation begins.
Epoch Industries is now a division of the Double E Company. Epoch's extensive line of idler rollers complement Double E chucks, shafts, and safety chucks perfectly. The synergy of the two companies allows web converters to obtain the highest quality web handling accessories from a single supplier.
Double E is pleased to announce two updated shaft solutions for winding multiple rolls. The ultra lightweight strip shaft for 6" applications is lighter than any comparable shaft on the market while the new differential shaft is ideal for winding materials with varying thicknesses.
Double E accumulators stand apart from other accumulators by offering closed loop tension control throughout the cycle and by allowing programmable storage amounts that can be changed on the fly. Accumulators deliver stored web material when part of a production process must come to a stop while the rest of the line continues to run.
The new "Lynx" digitally assisted slitter positioning system bridges the gap between manual knife holder placement and fully automatic machine placement.