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Braider for electric cable

The Problem

braider for electric cable

Braiders are used to braid the outer sheath on electrical cables. In many respects they are very akin to many textile machines. The core travels into the braider and a series of bobbins plat or braid the sheath around the cable core. The noise climate is characterised by many mechanical interaction noises.

The Solution

The Results

The application of the damping sheet reduced the noise level by 3dB and the anti-vibration mount produced a further 2dB reduction. A total noise reduction of 5dB.

The Costs

£150 per braider (2005 rates).

Information supplied by

PDA Ltd.

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Updated 2010-03-02