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X-Pact® Width Control

High strip width accuracy


  • Compensation of width faults at head and tail end caused by width reduction in edging passes (rectangular strip ends)


  • Constant strip width over the entire length as close as possible to the target

Technical advantages

  • High strip width accuracy
  • Saves edge scrap as well as stock and energy


  • Improved process stability due to better strip guidance
  • Increased yield due to less scrap cuts at finishing mill crop shear