Siemens Industry Online Support
Siemens AG
Entry type: Application example Entry ID: 37706606, Entry date: 10/16/2017

SIMOTION Rotary Knife

  • Entry
  • Associated product(s)
The standard application of SIMOTION Rotary Knife is based on the SIMOTION control system. It is providing standard applications for rotary knifes, eccentric sheers, e.g. for foil, metal, paper, cardboard, etc. Features: Motion profiles (constant acceleration, jerk limiting, polynomial, sinusoidal or combination), freely definable cutting profiles.

Task & solution

The standard application SIMOTION Rotary Knife was developed with the objective to design a flexible solution for cutting web material as e.g. paper, film or metal. 

  Slides V3.0 01/2016 (709,1 KB)
 Registrierung notwendig  Manual Part 1 Rotary Knife V3.2.0 (4,0 MB)
 Registrierung notwendig  Manual Part 2 Rotary Knife V3.2.0 (4,3 MB)

If you are interested, please contact your local sales partner.
Contacts worldwide

Overview Converting Applications

Further Information

Additional Search terms
Querschneider, Cross Cutter, Converting, Rotierendes Messer, motioncontrol_apc_applications

Security information
In order to protect technical infrastructures, systems, machines and networks against cyber threats, it is necessary to implement – and continuously maintain – a holistic, state-of-the-art IT security concept. Siemens’ products and solutions constitute one element of such a concept. For more information about cyber security, please visit