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To increase machine speed while maintaining target basis weight, Glens Falls Interweb (GFI) participated in the rebuild of an existing airform machine. As part of the project, GFI designed and supplied a new vacuum forming box and fabric stabilizer box to fit in the existing machine line. The new vacuum box was supplied complete with precision decking, pressure diffusers, and control dampers.

A subsequent goal of the project was to improve a sheet transfer arrangement in order to accommodate the higher speeds. This was accomplished by rebuilding the existing internal vacuum box of a suction roll and converting it to a narrow slot blow box. Included in the supply of equipment from GFI were new brackets and framing to relocate existing wire return rolls.

GFI provided installation supervision, and a follow up process review for the machine line rebuild.