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Ralph L Ryan, Charles M Taitel: Low tension lap slicer unit. Compensating Tension Controls, Gerald Durstewitz, June 12, 1979: US04157934 (83 worldwide citation)

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 ...


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Ralph L Ryan: Semi-automatic roll winding machine. Compensating Tension Controls, Arthur L Frederick, February 22, 1983: US04374576 (64 worldwide citation)

The roll winding machine for alternately forming a web roll on two driven arbors. It has a splicing device for receiving a continuously running web from a web accumulator. The splicing device has a splicing carriage for receiving and holding the distal end portion of a leader web and including cutti ...


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Taitel Charles M, Ryan Ralph L: Spring system assembly for tension compensating control device. Compensating Tension Controls, Durstewitz Gerald, September 9, 1975: US3904147 (58 worldwide citation)

A spring system assembly including a bracket having a threaded bore. A tube threaded on one end is screwed into the bore and has a flange on the other end. An overload compression spring is positioned between the bracket and a washer engaging the flange. A rod, attached to the brake band of a tensio ...


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Ralph L Ryan: Running web splicing apparatus. Compensating Tension Controls, Arthur L Frederick, October 11, 1988: US04776920 (57 worldwide citation)

The web splicing apparatus for connecting a running web extending and traveling between a supply of web material and a web using machine to the end portion of a new supply of web material comprises a frame to which is secured and supported a splicing device. The splicing device has web clamps and cu ...


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Charles M Taitel, Ralph L Ryan: Web butt splicer. Compensating Tension Controls, Gerald Durstewitz, February 17, 1976: US03939032 (40 worldwide citation)

Web from a depleting roll of web in use is directed along a vertical line by rollers. A knife member is mounted for movement across the line and has a knife edge on its lower surface to cut the web. Vacuum ports are provided on each side of the knife member to hold the end of a spare roll which is t ...


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Ralph L Ryan, Charles M Taitel: Butt splicer. Compensating Tension Controls, Gerald Durstewitz, February 26, 1980: US04190483 (38 worldwide citation)

A butt splicing unit for cutting a web running from a depleting roll and splicing the end of a supply web to the cut end of the running web. The unit includes a rectangular stationary knife and two moveable knife members below and on each side of the stationary knife. Each of the moveable knives coo ...


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Taitel Charles M: Web lap splicer. Compensating Tension Controls, Durstewitz Gerald, May 27, 1975: US3886031 (26 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for splicing the end of a spare roll of web to web being drawn from a depleting roll. The web in use extends past a cutting station and between two sets of spaced nip rollers. The web then extends to a festoon which acts as tension sensing element and a web storage mechanism. The motion of ...


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Charles M Taitel: Turret rewinder. Compensating Tension Controls, Gerald Durstewitz, January 6, 1976: US03930620 (20 worldwide citation)

A five spindle turret rewinder wherein the turret is driven in steps so that each spindle successively dwells in each of five stations. A core is manually placed on the spindle at the first station. At the second station, heat liquified glue is applied to the core while the spindle is slowly rotated ...


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Ralph L Ryan: Splice assembly for paper web transport apparatus. Compensating Tension Controls, Richard M Goldberg, May 24, 1994: US05314568 (13 worldwide citation)

A splice assembly for a paper web transport apparatus including first and second webs of paper with each web alternately constituting a running web moving in first direction and a new web to be spliced to the running web, the splice assembly including a knife guide for providing a cutting edge for c ...


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Ryan Ralph L: Constant torque clutch. Compensating Tension Controls, Durstewitz Gerald, September 2, 1975: US3902334 (6 worldwide citation)

The device comprises first and second clutch members rotatably mounted on a shaft to transmit torque therebetween. A spring washer urges the second member against the first member. A plate keyed to the shaft engages the spring washer and is moveable along the shaft to change the loading on the sprin ...