Gypsum Wallboard Knife Drive System - Chicago Electric

Application

Categories: Building Materials, Control Techniques, Drives, HMI, Motion Control, PLC, Rockwell,

Gypsum Wallboard Knife Drive System

Servo technology improves cut accuracy. ‘Built-in’ spare controller reduces downtime.

Industry

Building Materials

Location

72 installations world-wide

Components

• Allen-Bradley PowerFlex OR Emerson Unidrive Servo Controller
• 530 in lb. servo motor
• 10” color touch screen HMI
• Ethernet interface to plant PLC
• Optional laser encoder

Features

• Servo drive system for gypsum wall board rotary knife; 600+ FPM
• The most popular solution in the industry with over (70) installations worldwide.
• Unique design provides 30 second change-over to built-in spare controller.

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