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Who we are

Universal Converting Equipment We are one of three companies that comprise the Converting Technology Group. The three companies are involved in the manufacture and marketing of converting equipment, control systems and adhesive application systems. Universal Converting Equipment acquired Mercer Adhesive Systems in 2003 and has specialist knowledge of hot melt adhesive systems, working in partnership …

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Slitter, hot melt and other converting industry related news and views.

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Universal Adhesive Systems

USA based ITW Dynatec is a world class manufacturer of hot and cold adhesive applicators.   Universal Adhesive Systems is the EXCLUSIVE UK distributors for ITW Dynatec equipment This means: One point of contact in the UK for advice, service, spares and sales of all ITW Dynatec equipment. As ITW Dynatec manufacture both hot and …

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Universal Control Equipment Ltd

Universal Control Equipment is a specialist systems integrators with specific expertise in the following areas: PLC based control systems. Universal have a number of programmers with experience in programming Siemens S7, Allen Bradley, Mitsubishi and Omron PLC’s. Universal panels and systems are specifically designed to meet customer requirements. Touch screen operator interfaces.(HMI) Easy to use …

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Service and support

Support

  Total service package Expertise in slitting equipment Breakdown callout Ongoing maintenance Covering all areas: Electrical,  Mechanical, Pneumatic, Hydraulic Replacement parts held in stock With increasing demands for improved productivity and quality, the need to maintain equipment in its optimum condition has never been greater. Unplanned breakdowns disrupt the workflow in a factory and poorly performing machinery …

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Slitter Rewinder spare parts

Parts and Spares

Fast access to spares is crucial when trying to keep your machines efficient, operational and online. We hold a large stock of commonly required spares for most third party machines here at our Ipswich headquarters, and have developed a speedy system for fabricating or sourcing more obscure parts. Our engineers can react swiftly and flexibly …

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Slitter anatomy

Slitter anatomy

A look at the names given to the parts of slitter rewinders.

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Slitter glossary

Slitter glossary

Slitter manufacturers, purchasers, operators and designers throughout the world tend to use several different names for the same aspects of slitting and winders.  Our slitter glossary is an ongoing project to try and clarify slitter and converting industry terminology.

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Find us on Google Maps… [iframe http://www.google.com/maps?f=q&source=s_q&hl=en&geocode=&q=Universal+Control+Equipment+Ltd,+Unit+B+12%2FFarthing+Rd+Ind+Est,+Ipswich,+IP1+5AP,+United+Kingdom&aq=0&sll=37.0625,-95.677068&sspn=55.674612,63.017578&vpsrc=6&ie=UTF8&hq=Universal+Control+Equipment+Ltd,+Unit+B+12%2FFarthing+Rd+Ind+Est,&hnear=Ipswich,+Suffolk+IP1+5AP,+United+Kingdom&ll=52.067649,1.111754&spn=0.010684,0.015385&t=h&z=14&iwloc=A&cid=13993388660894531897&output=embed 600 400]   From London Direction – A12 From M25 come off at Junction 28 at follow A12 all the way to Ipswich until the Junction with A14 is reached. Turn left onto A14 in the direction of Bury St. Edmunds Take the first exit (Junction 54) signposted …

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Slitter Rewinder repair request

Slitter Rewinder repair request

Please tell us a little bit about your slitter rewinder, and the problems you’re experiencing, and we’ll get back to you as soon as possible.

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Slitter Rewinder and winding machine commonly used terms

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To contact us please use the contact form below, alternatively you can call us on +44 (0) 1473 403333 or email sales@universalconvertingequipment.com   Fax If you would prefer to send us a fax please use the number +44 (0) 1473 406636

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