04157934 is referenced by 83 patents and cites 6 patents.

The splicer successfully lap splices web material being drawn from a roll under low tension. A central stationary knife member extends transversely of the web and splicing carriages on either side of the stationary knife are slideably mounted to be moved perpendicular to the web toward and away from the knife member. Each carriage includes a roller for directing the web past the splicing mechanism, a knife blade for cooperating with the knife member to cut the web, a clamping pad for engaging the side of the knife member for clamping web therebetween during a splice, and a pressure pad for impacting against the pad of the other carriage to press the webs to opposite sides of a strip of adhesive tape to form the splice.

Title
Low tension lap slicer unit
Application Number
5/816282
Publication Number
4157934
Application Date
July 18, 1977
Publication Date
June 12, 1979
Inventor
Charles M Taitel
Parsippany
NJ, US
Ralph L Ryan
East Hanover
NJ, US
Agent
Gerald Durstewitz
Assignee
Compensating Tension Controls
NJ, US
IPC
B65H 19/20
B65H 19/18
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