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  • How to Maintain a Rolling Mill: Essential Tips for Longevity and Performance

    How to Maintain a Rolling Mill: Essential Tips for Longevity and Performance

    A rolling mill is a valuable piece of equipment used in various industries. To ensure its optimal performance and longevity, regular maintenance is essential. Proper maintenance not only extends the lifespan of your rolling mill but also enhances its efficiency and productivity, helping you keep it in excellent working condition for years to come.

  • Two High Rolling Mills

    Two High Rolling Mills

    Rolling mills are classified according to the number and arrangement of the rolls.  A two high rolling mill can further be classified as a reversing and a non-reversing mill.

  • What Is A Z-High® Mill?

    What Is A Z-High® Mill?

    Unlike a traditional rolling mill, a Z-High® mill is a 20-high cluster mill configuration that utilizes cascaded supporting rolls to apply force on the small work rolls in the center. This allows the application of a higher roll pressure without bending the work rolls, which would result in poor metal quality. As a result, very hard and elastic materials can be rolled.

  • Four Types of Rolling Mills

    Four Types of Rolling Mills

    In the past two articles we briefly outlined rolling mills, and also expounded on three different types.   In this article, we will finish the series outlining the differences between a four-high rolling mill, cluster rolling mill, continuous mill and a planetary rolling mill. At American Steel, we believe understanding the differences will help our customers make the correct choice for their specific needs.