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Wedge Camber Expert

Minimization of strip wedge and camber for Hot Mills

  • Closed-loop system utilizing the feedback from the camera-based camber gauge after the roughing stand exit 
  • Uses tilting in the roughing mill as an actuator to minimize head/tail-end hooks
  • Reduces the roughed strip camber and wedge—specifically the head end hook
  • No mechanical modifications necessary
  • Improvement of rolling stability in Rolling and Finishing Mills
  • Better material shape