Big Control Over Narrow, Delicate Webs

Webex custom vacuum rolls incorporate intricate design to deliver optimum
web handling control over highly sensitive, narrow film

(Neenah, Wis.) - This narrow-web vacuum roll was custom engineered by Webex to provide delicate, yet precise control over super-sensitive optical film. The 6-inch diameter roll body features a highly polished stainless steel finish with a series of micro grooves and port holes that produce an ultra-gentle web gripping force. Custom vacuum rolls can have adjustable active zone widths from within a few inches to nearly the entire face length of the roll. Active wraps zone are typically not adjustable and set according to the customer's web wrap specifications. The cantilever design on this driven vacuum roll is for a clean room web handling application. Vacuum rolls are commoly specified in stainless steel, steel with nickel plating, and hard-anodized aluminum with nickel plating.


(920) 729-6666

Webex, Inc. specializes in the design and manufacture of precision rolls and custom machinery for the web handling and converting industries. Custom precision rolls include process rolls of all kinds -- heat transfer rolls, vacuum rolls, air turn rolls and standard idlers. Webex has also engineered and produced custom web handling and converting machinery of all kinds for applications embracing winding, tension control, coating, extruding, laminating, web accumulation, and more REM slitter/rewinders, now produced by Webex following the acquisition of REM Manufacturing, add additional depth to the Webex arsenal of innovative converting machinery solutions. For more information, call (920) 729-6666 or visit

For more information, contact:

Pete Eggen

Director - Application Engineering/Roll Products

(920) 729-6666

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