The Model VW-1000 Vacuum Wheel Tape Applicator is designed to apply intermittent pieces of pressure sensitive tapes to individual blanks or webs at speeds of up to 1,000 ft/min. Automatic splicing of the tape provides for continuous running of the machine when a tape roll is depleted

features of the VW-1000 Vacuum wheel tape applicator

  • Designed to apply tape at up to 1,000 ft/minvw-1000 vacuum wheel tape applicator
  • Tape can be applied to the top or bottom side of a web or to the top side of individual blanks at high speed.
  • The applicator can be installed into your printing press; timed folder gluer or a stand-alone unit can be furnished.
  • Applies adhesive transfer tape and tear strip tape simultaneously.
  • The vacuum wheel can be driven from the parent machine or can be electronically synchronized.
  • Automatic splicing of adhesive transfer tapes provide for continuous running when the tape roll is depleted.

vw-1000 vacuum wheel product specifications

  • Tape Machine Size: 10' long x 8' wide x 8' high
  • Tape Supply with accumulator: 8 ½' long x 1 ½' wide x 8' high
  • Weight: 2,500 lbs.

vw-1000 power specifications

  • Electrical: 220V, 1Ph, 50/60 Hz
  • Air: 80 PSI
  • Vacuum: Furnished on the machine

technical data sheet

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