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Aluminum is heated to make rolling easier and for annealing purposes. This can affect surface condition, as heated metal can stick to the rollers, causing blemishes.

Metal on the roller and other roller issues can damage the surface of the aluminum throughout the continuous process. This makes early detection of defects essential to prevent waste product.

AMETEK Surface Vision has extensive experience in the metals industry, delivering accurate, automated inspection solutions in difficult process environments. These systems are trusted globally to rapidly detect defects in continuous processes while maintaining line speeds.
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    • Aluminum Hot Strip Mill
      Hot Strip Mill

      Hot rolling is a critical step in ensuring a uniform aluminum sheet. Surface inspection here delivers the earliest detection of the imperfections that can result in a substandard final product.

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