X-Pact® Thin-Gauge Rolling


  • Straight and safe strip guidance of thin gauges through the finishing mill, especially for head and tail


  • Automatic levelling
  • Tail-out monitoring
  • Roll alignment control
  • Thrust force compensation

Technical advantages

  • Rolling of thin gauges
  • Stable rolling process
  • Optimized strip flow
  • Reduction of tail-end cobbles


  • Tight strip dimension accuracy for stable thin gauge production down to 0.8 mm
  • Improved process stability and reduced cobbles in the finishing mill and coiler area due to better strip guidance


  • Meeting market requirements
  • Increased yield due to less cobbles and less roll changes
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