Tire building machines
Tire building machines – long-life sensors guarantee minimal changeover times and high efficiency.

Increasing efficiency of tire building machine

Tire manufacturers are faced with many challenges: The quality standards of the automobile industry are increasing, yet tire production must remain economical. Efficiency in the use of tire building machines is the key to this. Balluff offers advanced technology in this area – for example, in the production of different batch sizes with minimal changeover times. High-quality sensors detect end positions of the pneumatic cylinders, position the sliders for the correct tire build, or monitor for liner sag. Solutions from Balluff support sophisticated machine concepts, increase productivity and guarantee high system up-time.

Application examples

Detecting extend/retract on pneumatic cylinders
Slider positioning
Checking roll diameter
Positioning the conveyor belt