Petersen Aluminum Corporation Orders Red Bud Industries’ Light Gage Slitting Line
Red Bud Industries has received an order for a Light Gage Slitting Line from Petersen Aluminum Corp., manufacturer of PAC-CLAD metal roof and wall products located in Elk Grove Village, Illinois. This line will be the sixth Light Gage Slitting Line that Petersen has ordered from Red Bud Industries. Petersen also operates three Red Bud Industries’ Blanking Lines.
The new Light Gage Slitting Line will provide Petersen Aluminum with a low cost, low passline, small footprint Slitting Line that eliminates the need for costly foundation work.
Petersen Aluminum’s new line will consist of a Traversing Uncoiler, Support Table with Pinch Rolls, PVC Applicator, Slitter Head, Ball Scrap Winders, Thread System, and Recoiler with Coil Pusher. The line will be rated for 0.050” (1.3 mm) x 48” (1220 mm) material, with the ability to handle up to 12,000 lbs. (5,400 kg) coils.