Montalvo, international specialists in web tension control, announces its latest addition to their growing load cell portfolio designed for and used in subsea cable manufacturing, the N Micro Cantilever Load Cell.

Utilized for narrow web layers within the subsea cable manufacturing process, such as insulating wrapping layers, the N Micro load cell delivers precise, linear, repeatable tension measurement for maximizing cable performance, quality, and service life, while reducing production scrap.

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Director of Sales and Marketing, Bryon Williams says, “Our customers have found by applying an N Micro load cell to each of the webs (ex: polyethylene insulator) coming in, which are wrapping around their cable components, creates a consistent, uniform product giving them higher performance, higher quality, and a longer service life, while reducing scrap. The N Micro expands the capabilities of subsea cable manufacturers delivering instant results.”

Additional N Micro Load Cell features include:

  • Narrow Web, Light Tension Applications
  • Standard Sizes and Configurations or Fully Customizable
  • Full Compatibility with a Wide Range of Control Schemes
  • High Performance, Low Drag Bearings
  • High Degree of Linearity and Repeatability
  • Cost Effective Solution

Since 1947, the Montalvo Corporation has specialized in manufacturing, integrating, retrofitting and servicing a wide range of tension control products for a variety of industries including, converting, paper, film, foil, nonwovens, plastic, corrugated, packaging, medical, composite and more. Montalvo’s products include load cells, tension controllers, tension indicators, amplifiers, tension control brakes and clutches, sensors, safety chucks, and core chucks. Montalvo has four worldwide offices in the USA, Denmark, Germany & China.