Announcements

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. has promoted these products:

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - Brakes that Don't Squeal

While most DFE brakes never present a squeal problem, there are instances where the squealing sound may be difficult to eliminate, and that is when we introduce the Silencer pads. A single pair of Silencer friction pads from DFE will kill any annoying screeching or squealing from your unwind brakes. (read more)

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - Go Heavy-Duty with the Model F Tension Transducer

Are you running idler rolls in pillow-block bearings on your machinery? (read more)

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - The SteadyWeb5's NEW communication options

The SteadyWeb5's NEW communication options:

  • Serial Communication - Modbus RTU or HCI available as RS232 or RS485 interfaces
  • Ethernet - 10/100 Base-T Ethernet card with RJ45 Jack for remote web access (wi-fi enabled)
(read more)
Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - TriViewTM Left-Right-Total Tension Indicator
  • 24 VDC or Optional 100-240 VAC power input
  • QuickCal Zero and Calibration
  • Choice of Panel Mount OR NEMA 1 wall-mounted steel enclosure
  • Green Power-on LED
  • 5-inch Touch Screen with tension meter and menu driven choice of scale
  • Independent 0-10Vdc and 4-20mA outputs proportional to left, right, and total tension
  • Touch sc...
(read more)
Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - TENSION CONTROL 101

TENSION CONTROL 101: Closed Loop PID Control

A brief overview of tension transducer measurement and PID control (read more)

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - The Truth about Extended Range Transducers

The nature of the Extended Range option on Dover Flexo’s tension transducers is misunderstood by some in the industry. So, we thought it might be helpful to present the facts about this feature and to discuss when and why you might choose it. (read more)

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - Trying to Simplify Web Tension Control?

The simplest way to determine the running tension on your web in any isolated zone of your web press or machine is to install an idler roll that also measures tension. The most reliable dead-shaft idler roll with accurate tension-sensing capability is the original: the TR Tension Roll transducer. (read more)

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - Control Tension the Easy Way

Get improved finished product quality in your web process by adding direct tension measurement and control equipment. Starting with a pair of DFE tension transducers and an automatic tension controller is an affordable, easy-to-implement machinery upgrade with a fast ROI. (read more)

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - Aluminum Idler Rollers & Tension Rollers

Dover Flexo Electronics' precision-machined aluminum idler rollers and tension rollers are manufactured to the highest quality and can be used solo on your press or web machinery or with any stationary shaft, shaft-end tension transducers or UPB transducers including DFE’s Model C, or UPBH and SUPB type transducers.
If you’re planning to install shaft-end transducers at... (read more)

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc. - TrueViewTM Tension Indicators

The TrueView™ Tension Indicator with Quik-Cal™ push-button zero and calibration is a general purpose device for the measurement and display of process web tension.

In addition to amplifying the signal output from tension transducers installed in the web path and displaying actual tension on an its analog meter, the TrueView Tension Indicator powers the tension transduc... (read more)

News articles and press releases for Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc.:

06/13/2014

We're proud of the long years of service to our loyal and innovative customers in the converting, printing and industrial processing industries.

06/13/2014

At this years LabelExpo Americas Tag and Label Exhibition in Rosemont,Illinois, from Sept. 9-11, look for these innovative advances in tension measurement and control from Dover Flexo.

04/09/2014

Dover Flexo has launched the new FireGuard2™ Intrinsically Safe Tension Indicator/Amplifier, an energy-limiting electronic interface between tension transducers and tension monitoring and control electronics.

02/25/2014

Dover Flexo Electronics is pleased to introduce Evan Richardson who joined the company's internal sales and engineering applications team in January.

12/05/2013

Got a tight budget AND require tension control for consistent finish quality of your flex-pack machinery output?

08/29/2013

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc (DFE) announces the release of the new WebHandler4™ automatic tension controller at the PRINT 2013\CPP Expo booth 1775.

06/14/2012

Dover Flexo Electronics launches the rugged ‘F' transducer, a high-accuracy tension measurement device with a flat-top surface to mount under a pillow block bearing.

04/17/2012

From booth 103 at the Converting and Package Printing exhibition, Dover Flexo Electronics (DFE) is presenting an active demonstration of the communications options of the SteadyWeb™5 tension controller.

01/31/2012

Tension measurement and controls manufacturer Dover Flexo Electronics (DFE) introduces the new, feature-packed SteadyWeb™5 Digital Tension Controller.

08/20/2010

Dover Flexo Electronics, Inc (DFE)—leading manufacturer of web tension control equipment—is set to launch new products at LabelExpo Americas booth 1650.