American Truetzschler, Charlotte, N.C., now offers a full line of long-fiber preparation machinery
from bale to web formation. The new products feature Web Profile Leveling VPR in the Scanfeed FBK
539 and are capable of processing staple fibers up to 130 millimeters (mm) in length, according to
Andy Riley, Nonwovens Division sales manager.We are able to profile the web exiting the chute feed
and maintain the profile by adjusting the front wall of the chute in 300-mm sections, said Riley.
This creates the ability to adjust web dimensions according to product specifications.