Textile Machinery

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Controls & Controllers

Web Guide Controller features lighted, 4.3 in. touchscreen.

January 30, 2015

Along with operator panel that displays icons for controlling basic web guide functions, EVO 150 offers EtherNet/IP, PROFINET, and discrete I/O communication protocols that facilitate integration with existing PLC controls. This 24 Vdc controller features 150 W of power with ability to control brushed and brushless actuator motors. Web interface allows uploading/downloading of guide system settings and performance parameters, and controller can be DIN rail mounted in existing control panel. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Inspection System targets web handling industry.

November 17, 2014

Utilizing camera system with integrated strobe lighting timed to machine print cylinder, bull gear, or printed mark, Fife VEO 600 Video Enhanced Observation System captures images of moving web. System allows for visual inspection of print quality, registration marks, and other print processes by operator at high production speeds. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Power Transmission

Brushless Actuator suits web guide applications.

October 14, 2014

Featuring brushless motor design, TA Brushless Actuator offers maintenance-free performance in demanding web guide applications. Unit delivers 200 lb of thrust at 2x speed of MME actuators and provides potentiometer feedback as standard. Actuator is available on AccuWeb web guides and can be retrofit into most narrow-to-mid web width applications. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Computer Hardware & Peripherals, Printing & Duplicating Equipment

Dye-Sublimation Printer integrates true roll-to-roll support.

July 31, 2014

Intended for fabric production and soft signage markets, 64 in. SureColor® F7170 leverages Epson PrecisionCore™ TFP® print head and Epson UltraChrome® DS ink system to deliver quality printing with optimized dot control for dye-sublimation applications. Highly accurate take up reel and substrate system delivers winding accuracy from 0–.19 in. on transfer paper rolls for digital textile applications, including decorative table tops and runners, POP banners, and light way exhibit displays. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Controls & Controllers

Web Guide Controller (24 Vdc) comes in compact package.

July 29, 2014

Compatible with existing AccuWeb web guide systems, EVO 150 features 150 W of power and can control brushed and brushless actuator motors. Control module, measuring 6.5 x 4.5 x 1.5 in., features EtherNet/IP communication protocol for uploading and downloading of guide system settings and performance parameters. Product can be mounted in EVO enclosure measuring 7 x 5 x 4 in., including one with flush-mounted, switch-pad HMI panel on face, or din-mounted in existing control panel.
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Textile Industry Products, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Equipment

Plastic Handle Applicator is designed for high throughput.

June 5, 2014

Located directly after capper, handle applicator utilizes continuous motion roll-feed design to achieve 2, 4, 6, 8, and 12 packs and offers up to 600 bottles/min throughput. Roll-feed design reduces operator time as well as number of dies required to one die per bottle neck size (as opposed to pack-size configuration). To change rolls, operators weld end of in-use roll to the beginning of next roll by pressing one button. Each machine accommodates two rolls of fully recyclable HDPE handles. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products, Controls & Controllers, Machinery & Machining Tools, Mechanical Power Transmission

Torque Controller maintains constant web tension.

February 19, 2014

Suitable for applications in which precise tension control is not essential, EasyWeb™ Open-Loop Torque Controller provides taper tension to center-driven rewind or unwind operations. Web tension is regulated by controlling motor or brake torque based on varying levels of roll diameter. EasyWeb™ can accept signals from direct diameter sensor or calculate diameter using line and roll speed signals. With bright OLED display, user interface enables viewing in any light and from any angle. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Sensors, Monitors & Transducers

Web Guiding System is available for mid-web sizes.

January 24, 2014

Equipped with brushless motor, guided ball nut, and optional splice table and fine adjustment mounting bracket, FIFE-500 supports roll face (web widths) from 6.3–35.4 in., guide spans from 7.1–23.6 in., and tension from 80–225 lb. Hi-Res color touchscreen, featuring icons and text in 14 languages, facilitates operation and reduces required training effort; same operator interface can be used on all applications.
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Textile Industry Products, Printing & Duplicating Equipment, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Central Impression (CI Press Cleaner) Drum Cleaner targets wide web flexographic printing industry.

June 3, 2013

Featuring selectable multi-wiping functions, MX Central Impression Printing Press Drum Cleaner enables operator to select smooth pad or bristle brush for cleaning inks and slip that has accumulated on drum surface. System also offers multi-function controls for maximum wiping effectiveness. It can provide full drum wipe, wipe from center of drum out to each edge of product, or just product edges. In addition, cleaner can wipe in single spot location dialed in on HMI by operator. Read More

Textile Industry Products, HVAC, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Machinery & Machining Tools, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Air Blower/Dryer comes in stand-alone and stackable versions.

April 10, 2013

Used to dry carpets, upholstery, and other surfaces, Windshear™ Storm is offered as stand-alone system for drying carpets in small to medium-sized rooms or another version that allows stacking of multiple units for increased power and performance. This 120 V, 22 x 16.5 x 11.5 in. unit runs on 2.4 A max, weighs 17.75 lb, and has rated air velocity of 3,400 fpm. Suited for disaster and restoration cleanup operations, dryer provides 0°/30°/90° airflow direction and has 24 ft power cord. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Controls & Controllers

Open Loop Tension Controller incorporates advanced features.

April 10, 2013

Compatible with various inputs, U4 provides such features as soft start, anti-coast, taper tension, inertia compensation, and diameter alarms as standard. Functionality ensures accurate tension control from full roll to core without requiring additional idler rollers. Able to be used as unwind or rewind controller, this panel- or surface-mounted unit can save up to 9 groups of tension parameters for immediate recall and offers both 0–10 V or 4–20 mA outputs. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Machinery & Machining Tools

Sheeting and Cutting Equipment targets high-speed applications.

July 20, 2012

Used with film, foil, paper, non-woven, laminate, composite, or other flexible material, FGW-1000 Sheeter is modular system with take-away conveyor. Integrated SUR-SIZE(TM) Cut-to-Length assembly indexes and cuts material to predetermined length, and features servo-motor drive for cutting materials up to 39.4 in. wide. Motorized unwind stand, with optional edge guide, and cut-to-length assembly with optional slitter are included. Sheeter suits any converting or material handling environment. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Machinery & Machining Tools

Automatic Butt Splicer accommodates rolls up to 48 in. dia.

March 28, 2012

Featuring heavy-duty cantilevered unwind design, Model S-900AB-ACV is suitable for splicing variety of materials, including tag, label, board, film stocks, and other thick or double ply materials. Web accumulator is separate, and can be placed at left or right side of splicer, allowing machine to work in either direction with diversion roller change. Automatic gapless butt splicing of web with 2 pieces of tape, 1 applied to each side, is standard. Read More

Textile Industry Products

Web Converting System handles 18-24 in. web widths.

March 8, 2012

Custom-designed based on specific needs, High Capacity Delta Crusader® provides modular platform for manufacturing and finishing of wide webs and large parts. Expanded web width also offers solid inline or offline converting and finishing solution for digitally printed web. Variety of process modules may be incorporated into system, such as full rotary and semi-rotary diecutting, over and under laminating, coating, precise part placement, slitting, sheeting, and pouching. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Extrusion and Calendering Line handles pharmaceutical substances.

February 1, 2012

Featuring modular, customizable design, Pharmaceutical Melt Extrusion and Calendering Line includes Pharma Extruder WCF 0040PH, which continually processes substrate with active ingredients through melting, mixing, kneading, aerating, tempering, and forming stages. Mass is extruded to Pharma Calender BPK 0050, ensuring accurate forming of tablets by using dual rollers with forming cavities. Pharma Cooling Tunnel BCK 0050 cools by means of contact cooling from below transport belt. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Mechanical Components & Assemblies, Display & Presentation Equipment

Web Guide suits global applications.

January 5, 2012

Suitable for narrow web applications worldwide, FIFE-500 Web Guiding System features color touchscreen display similar to those seen in smart phone devices. Guide supports 13 languages, 90° rotation of screen, and intuitive icon-based operation. Advanced processor and optional splice table further optimize efficiency during roll changes. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Controls & Controllers

Open Loop Web Tension Controller offers diverse feature set.

October 6, 2011

Compatible with various inputs, U4 ensures accurate tension control from full roll to core and does not require additional idler rollers. Soft start, anti-coast, taper tension, inertia compensation, and diameter alarm features are supplemented by remote operation capability, unwind and rewind functionality, diameter display (English or metric), programmable diameter alarms, and surface or flush mount installation. Users can save as many as 9 tension parameters for immediate recall. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Cleaning Products & Equipment

Web Cleaning Rolls are available up to 2,150 mm wide.

June 15, 2011

Nanocleen plus adhesive rolls are available in widths up to 2,150 mm making them suitable for wide web contact cleaning applications. Wide width ensures that cleaning of elastomer roller is onsistent across full width. Feature offset edge cut to minimize vibrations created at high speeds, silicone-free rolls have static dissipating properties essential for manufacturing thin film coatings and optical films. Read More

Textile Industry Products, Machinery & Machining Tools

Electronic Knifeholder for Slitters suits harsh environments.

June 14, 2010

Featuring dust-tight, water-resistant, rugged enclosure, Class III e-Knifeholder also offers automatic calibration of side-force and overlap to ensure reliable performance in demanding, mill-duty operations. Once optimal settings are configured, at factory or via electronic interface, changeover can be achieved without operator intervention. Read More

Test & Measuring Instruments, Textile Industry Products

Web Inspection System integrates with Rotoflex finishers.

March 26, 2010

Available on most Rotoflex finishing solutions, LT Web Inspection system detects defects such as broken and missing characters, registration of print and die cut, color deviations, and ink splashes. Included diffused lighting component allows it to also inspect foil decorated print, holograms, embossed/debossed, and reflective/metalized surfaces. Unit is available on new 13 and 17 in. Rotoflex VSI, VLI, DSI, and DLI models. Read More