Silverton Pulp & Paper awards order for High Pressure Tail Cutters to ProJet

ProJet will deliver new dry end Tail Cutters to Silverton Pulp & Paper, India. The order was included in ProJet’s fourth quarter 2019 orders received. The value of the order will not be disclosed.The ProJet High Pressure Tail Cutters can be equipped with redundant pumps and redundant nozzles guaranteeing the highest availibility of the system. Pressure used is up to 500bar (8,000psi) and the Tail Width is adjustable from 20-300mm (0.8-12 in.)

ProJet’s dual redundant pumps

The ProJet HP Tail Cutters generate a 100% reliable clean cut, guaranteeing maximum reliablity of Tail Threading. One Tail Cutter will be installed before the Size Press and the second before the reel at the end of the machine.

ProJet’s High Pressure Tail Cutter in operation

Water-jet nozzles have ruby tips, with typical sizes between 0.05-0.60mm. Customers taht have these High Pressure Tail Cutters installed, immediately notice the reduction in dirt and dust build up in the cutting area, which A. Leads to a cleaner and healthier working environment for operators and B. Maximizes reliability of the Tail Cutting and Tail THreading procedure on a paper machine. No vacuum or dust bag are required so maintenance is minimized and fire hazards are eliminated.

The equipment is scheduled to be delivered in Q2, 2020 and installation & start-up in Q3, 2020