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  • Tidland External Element Air Shaft

    Series 800 shafts feature innovative two-piece expanding elements, which deliver an impressive combination of balance and torque. These advanced shafts also feature self retraction, durable poly bladder, and a fail-safe multi-circuit air system, with check valves to ensure that a loss of air in one element will not affect the expansion and performance of the other elements.

    The Series 800 Strip Shaft is designed for medium- to heavy-duty in 76.2 mm (3 inch) to 508 mm (20 inch) ID cores. This shaft’s full-length strip design delivers excellent torque characteristics, making it ideal for general duty unwind and rewind applications.

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  • Tidland Leaf Shafts

    Years of successful roll control in the field testify to the excellent performance of the Leaf Shaft. Designed for a wide range of converting applications, these shafts are best for the elimination of thin wall core deformation. The 360º radial expanding grip along the entire leaf face delivers more winding surface and allows for the winding of single or multiple rolls, with or without cores.

    With smooth, polished external leaves, these shafts are particularly suited for delicate materials. Leaf Shafts are built tough, with bodies constructed of standard steel, alloy steel or aluminum, and internal tubes made of durable, hard-wearing rubber. Simple modular construction and standardized components mean quick off-the-shelf spares service and easy in-plant maintenance when necessary.

    Series 650 Leaf Shaft – designed for light to medium-duty in 2 inch to 6 inch (50.8 mm to 152.4 mm) ID cores, as well as in coreless operations. The versatility of this shaft has made it the most popular and widely used leaf shaft on the market today.

    Series 750 Leaf Shaft – designed for heavy-duty in 7 inch to 24 inch (177.8 mm to 609.6 mm) ID cores, as well as in coreless operations. The largest diameter leaf shaft available, this shaft is excellent for tougher jobs such as winding metal and foil strips. It can also be used as a reel spool for Paper reels and large paper machines

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  • Tidland Lug Shafts

    Unwind and Rewind Applications

    Strong and versatile, Tidland Lug Shafts deliver superior performance in the widest range of converting applications. Unmatched for positive holding power, the lug-style design eliminates core damage, prevents roll slip through fast startups and shutdowns, and minimizes vibration at high web speeds. Simple modular construction and standardized components mean quick off-the-shelf spares service and easy in-plant maintenance when necessary.

    Series 500 Lug Shaft – Air
    The Series 500 Lug Shaft is designed for light- to heavy-duty applications in 50.8 mm (2 inch) to 152.4 mm (6 inch) ID cores; often used in center unwind and rewind applications with either fiber or steel cores. These reliable shafts are constructed of alloy steel, aluminum, or lightweight, composite materials – depending on usage and requirements.

    Series 550 Lug Shaft – Mechanical
    The Series 550 Lug Shaft is designed for medium- to heavy-duty in 76.2 mm (3 inch) ID cores; often used in center unwind and rewind applications with either fiber or steel cores. The shaft body is constructed of 4150 heat treated steel or lightweight, composite materials. Each shaft is built to order and has as much as 85% fewer moving parts than other mechanical shafts.

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  • Tidland Cyclone™ High Speed Centering Shaft

    The Tidland Cyclone™ Series high speed centering shafts increase throughput by eliminating roll loping and enabling web handling operations to run smoothly at higher speeds. The external
    element, two-stage pneumatic design holds the core concentric to the body, reducing machine vibration and wear.

    The Cyclone Series is available in diameters ranging from 3 inch to over 20 inch.

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  • Tidland Ultrashaft Carbon Fiber Air Shafts

    The perfect combination of durability and high-speed operation in a lightweight, ergonomic air shaft is what operators will find in Tidland’s Ultrashaft Carbon Fiber Air Shafts. The Ultrashaft is available with a unique resin rich coating to provide further protection against abrasion, knife cuts, unexpected impact and normal wear and tear from daily shaft handling. This new Ultrashaft M30 results in a lighter overall shaft weight and eliminates guessing if the carbon fiber under a cracked sleeve is safe for your application.

    Further enhancements to the shaft include high-torque lugs and non-metallic retraction springs to virtually eliminate bladder failures giving you an ultra-reliable, ultra-durable, ultra-high speed, Ultrashaft.

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  • Tidland GX Ultra Lightweight Air Shaft

    The Ultra-Lightweight GX Air Shaft is made with lightweight, high-strength aluminum and an innovative 2-piece expanding element. It delivers unmatched performance in many unwind and rewind applications. Operators’ backs will be saved as this shaft is one of the leading ergonomic solutions for converting applications and has helped many converters reduce or eliminate workers’ compensation claims due to overexertion and heavy lifting.

    GX shafts are available to suit a large variety of core sizes and are part of Tidland’s complete line of ergonomic solutions for converters, which includes the ever-popular Force5 Air Chuck and Ultrashaft Carbon Fiber Air Shaft.

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  • Schlumpf USA Roll Dollies

    Schlumpf’s portable roll dollies –  Superior performance and quality.

    Schlumpf VCRD roll dollies offer an inexpensive way to transport rolled materials or other equipment throughout your plant and keep your valuable material clean and off the floor.

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  • Schlumpf USA Horizontal Roll Handlers (HRH1000)

    Manual Portable Roll Handlers

    The MRH portable manual roll handling machines are used to lift and turn rolls by the core for palletizing, transporting and loading. They are manually powered to simplify operation.

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  • Schlumpf USA MRH-300/500 Manual Roll Handler

    Manual Portable Roll Handlers

    The MRH portable manual roll handling machines are used to lift and turn rolls by the core for palletizing, transporting and loading. They are manually powered to simplify operation.

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  • Schlumpf USA ERH700 Roll Lifter

    Schlumpf Lift and Turn Roll Handlers are used to lift and turn rolls by the core for palletizing, transporting and loading. Holding the rolls inside the core without contacting the valuable material reduces the risk of both material damage and operator injury, saving your company money and valuable resources.

    ll Roll Handler Models offer a wide variety of options that offer complete flexibility for handling applications.

    • Clean Rooms
    • Food Packaging
    • Pharma Packaging
    • Medical Packaging
    • Converting and Printing
    • Aerospace
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  • Schlumpf USA ERH400 Roll Lifter

    Schlumpf Lift and Turn Roll Handlers are used to lift and turn rolls by the core for palletizing, transporting and loading. Holding the rolls inside the core without contacting the valuable material reduces the risk of both material damage and operator injury, saving your company money and valuable resources.

    ll Roll Handler Models offer a wide variety of options that offer complete flexibility for handling applications.

    • Clean Rooms
    • Food Packaging
    • Pharma Packaging
    • Medical Packaging
    • Converting and Printing
    • Aerospace
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  • Grafisk Maskinfabrik RT Roll Turner

    A simple, practical and cost efficient roll turner available with various options. Designed for mounting on a crane or similar. GM offers smaller roll turners as well.

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