RKB Opto-Electronics, Inc: Splice detector

Model 1032 splice detector from RKB Opto-Electronics (Syracuse, NY) is a capacitance-based unit that detects sudden changes in web material thickness due to splices, tears or web breaks.

Works in both converting and manufacturing processes. Monitors single or multiple webs of films, plastics, papers and other nonmetallic materials. Mounts to edge of webs at virtually any point along the web and is said to be easy to reposition.

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