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STEELASTIC® CAP STRIP SYSTEMS

STEELASTIC® CAP STRIP SYSTEMS

Delivering full cord encapsulation, precision cord spacing
and zero cut cords

steelastic-new-cap-strip-systemThe STEELASTIC® Extruded Cap Strip System is becoming the tire manufacturers process of choice due to its quality and efficiency advantages over the alternate calendering and slitting process for:

  • Passenger Tires
  • Truck & Bus Tires
  • OTR Tires
  • Aircraft Tires
  • Motorcycle Tires

STEELASTIC® EXTRUDED CAP STRIP SYSTEM: Key Benefits

  • Full cord encapsulation, no exposure of cords to the environment
  • No chance for cut or crossed cords
  • Precision cord placement
  • Significantly reduced capital investment vs calendaring and slitting process
  • Eliminates work in process materials and handling
  • Requires only one operator per system
  • Compatible with polyester, nylon, fiberglass, aramid, steel, and other cord materials
  • Width and gauge measurement

STEELASTIC® EXTRUDED CAP STRIP SYSTEM: Customization Options

  • Broken cord detection systems
  • Screen changer systems
  • Strip gauge and width inspection systems
  • Customized wind-up systems
  • Customized data acquisition systems