Festoons manages the strand path to insure each strand travels the same distance prior to entering the stranding machine. The barrel tensioner provides additional tension across the strands entering the stranding machine when required.
A common focus of all The MGS Group companies is engineered high precision tension control. From fiber optics, rubber hose, medical tubing, power cables and more, we design our products for dynamic tension control insuring your product is handled with care whenever we touch it. In the stranding operation each strand has to handled to insure even tension to insure a tightly compacted cable.