Preston Board and Packaging offers a full range of conversion services.
Reels of single ply board can be processed in a variety of ways to suit the end use whether that is for a strong sturdy use in sheet form or tube and edge guard application to protect goods.
Reels can be supplied in smaller form to the jumbo reels that are produced on the board machine by rewinding and slitting to smaller sizes
Reels can be sheeted to length in single ply form on a sheeting machine,if required these can be shaped at each corner or holes punched into them.
Adding adhesive and laminating plies of board together adds thickness and strength to the finished product giving better overall protection properties.This can be done to form laminated sheets up to 5mm thick,cardboard tubes with walls up to 15mm thick or edge protection angles.
Small square or angled pieces of board can be produced using a guillotine.For more intricate shapes or patterns a cutting die is placed in a press to cut out the shape from a square sheet.