Improving Edge Quality in Film Applications with Tangent Shear Slitting

Improving Edge Quality in Film Applications with Tangent Shear Slitting

Sean Craig
Maxcess - Tidland

Many film applications are slit with razors but tangent shear slitting can provide some significant improvements in edge quality. This paper covers properly applying slitting principles, set up of the slitter table and the benefits of certain blade profiles for slitting film in a variety of applications.