The Step-by-Step Process for Manufacturing U.S. Flags
Pinnacle Converting Equipment uncovers the process behind manufacturing U.S. flags in this blog, including:
- Step 1: The American flag master roll
- Step 2: Running flags through slitter rewinders
- Step 3: Slicing flags and adding poles
- Other consumer goods that slitter rewinders help produce
Grilled food, fireworks, and American flags — the Fourth of July is a time to celebrate everything that makes the U.S. so great. As Americans get ready to proudly wave their country’s flag, many might be wondering exactly how these star-spangled banners get made in the modern era.
With more than 330 million Americans living in the U.S., not even Betsy Ross herself could fill that kind of demand relying on hand-sewn methods. Instead, flag manufacturers use converting equipment to mass-produce the iconic red, white, and blue we’ve come to recognize as a beacon of freedom to all.