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OTR Ply - Steel Cord

Designed for large-scale dimensions
PLY steel cord cutting line

The KE FISCHER OTR steel cord ply cutting line is designed to handle all large-scale steel cord materials.The rising demand for ever larger OTR tires is driving the development of new technologies for the economical and ergonomic manufacture of individual steel cord plies. The KE FISCHER OTR steel cord ply cutting line covers all the requirements of the market and is equipped with a unique splicing system that ensures a safe splicing process for any dimensions/specifications.   

The world’s largest tires are produced with KE FISCHER OTR steel cord ply cutting lines.

Technical Data

Calender material
Steel cord calender material with highest tensity and especially well-suited for very thick material and any required material specifications. 

Angle of cut plies
Cutting and splice angle: 90° fixed

Ply width:
up to 5500 mm

Key Features
High output for the most cost efficient production of OTR tires.

Specially designed for ergonomic use/operation of heavy steel cord material, featuring unique splicing head technology that enables reliable and safe splicing performance.  

Customized execution for superior steel cord cutting line performance thanks to individually configurable machine layouts. Let-off stations, gum wedge units, wind-up stations – in different designs to meet the customer specifications and ensure superior flexibility.

The wide range of possibilities/options (quality-related features, improvements/operation/automation, and quality control systems) means that every line can be customized according to the customers needs. Let us work with you to find the best solution for your specific requirements. 

Special requirements/specifications available on request (including for textile material)