The producer of machinery and complete lines for woven plastic bag production Starlinger & Co. Ges.m.b.H., Vienna/Austria, has launched a new circular loom with several optimized features.
In addition to the optimized 8-shuttle-design, the machine now possesses an improved and extended reed with 2400 instead of the previous 2160 positions. The RX 8.0 II operates at a production speed of 800 picks/minute with a double flat working width of 1700 – 2250 mm. The energy-saving motors are equipped with frequency converters; the circular loom is controlled via smartTRONIC on the intuitive 7’’ color display. Also the noise level of the machine has been reduced significantly.