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Baumgarten Purchases Second ROTOCONTROL RSC Slitter/Rewinder Inspection Machine

Main features of second RSC Slitter/Rewinder machine include Dual Rewind, Tension Control and Vacuum Splice Table.

ROTOCONTROL today announced the receipt of a purchase order from Baumgarten, one of the leading Label Printers in Latin America, for their second RSC Slitter/Rewinder Inspection Machine. The order was placed after an on-site visit from Michael Aengenvoort, Business Development Manager for ROTOCONTROL and Marcelo Zandomenico, of MZ Maquinas, the ROTOCONTROL Agent for Brazil.



rotocontrol Main features leading to the second RSC Slitter/Rewinder 440mm web width inspection machine was Dual Rewind with capacity up to 700mm and Tension Control from 100% servo Bosch Rexroth Drives, enabling the company to produce Shrink Sleeves material at high-speed and efficiently. Also ordered was the Vacuum Splice Table option which delivers unprecedented Operator efficiency by allowing automatic placement of mill-splice/flags, matrix/missing labels and vision detected defects right on the vertical inspection plate/waste rewind for reworking. The machine is also equipped for a Nikka Research Vision System.

"We are extremely pleased with the production results from our first ROTOCONTROL RSC Slitter/Rewinder" commented Ronaldo Baumgarten Jr., Chairman of Baumgarten. "ROTOCONTROL delivered a high quality technology finishing machine and follow on support that was promised. We look forward to further production benefits from our second ROTOCONTROL finishing machine investment."


Baumgarten is one of the largest and most modern printing plants in Latin America specializing in world-wide industrial production of labels including cut and stack, self-adhesive, in-mold, and shrink sleeve; in addition to tags, printed fabric labels and thermoformed trays for the food industry. Baumgarten is one of the fewest printers in the world that offers almost all printing systems including Rotogravure, offset, screen-printing, letter-press, flexography, hot stamping, cold foil, embossing and digital printing.