This compact micro-perforator is suitable for film, paper, foil, laminates, nonwovens and more. This newest addition to the company's VentPerf family of needling tools and systems features an un-wind and rewind designed to minimize floor space requirements. According to the manufacturer, the machine is an inexpensive and easy to operate cold pin unit suited for short run applications, and it can be operated entirely from the front, with no walk-around space required, which further minimizing its production footprint. The machine can be used to provide ventilation, moisture release and enhanced product expansion of agricultural and consumer good packaging or technical materials. They are ideal for produce packaging, plastic "floating row covers", and more. The company says that, despite its small footprint, the micro-perforator has a useful width of 500 mm, and a shaft diameter of 76 mm, and operates at a maximum speed of 164 feet/min. The un-wind diameter is 500mm (a brake is included for tension control). Rewind diameter is 500mm (motor driven with speed control). Speed and meter count displays are optional. Tools for a broad number of patterns can be supplied.
Schober USA, (513) 489-7393.