RH Schneidtechnik specializes in cutting technologies, applications and engineering consultation for the composites, technical textile and apparel industries. RH Schneidtechnik’s central European location will enhance Eastman’s sales, service and support network for new and existing customers throughout Germany, Switzerland, Austria and the Netherlands. Eastman and RH Schneidtechnik will coordinate efforts to establish a demonstration showroom and technical service support center servicing all European customers by the end of 2011.
Eastman has installed over 1000 automated cutting systems worldwide. Automated cutting systems offer optimum material yields while reducing labor and operating costs for manufacturers cutting single and multiple-ply composite and industrial fabrics in the aerospace, transport, marine, apparel and safety industries.
Equipment available from Eastman:
• Static Cutting Table – capable of marking, drilling and punching virtually any flexible material at speeds of up to 60 inches per second (152.4 cm/s).
• Conveyor Cutting System – continuous conveying cutting system designed for cutting pattern pieces that can exceed the length of the table with speed and accuracy
• Multi-Ply Cutting System – capable of cutting up to 5cm (MPC-5000) and 7cm (MPC-7000) of compressed material for high volume throughput
• A variety of straight and round knifes; rotary shears and end cutters suitable for hundreds of materials
For more information on RH Schneidtechnik, please visit www.rh-schneidtechnik.de