Bias Cutter Upgrade Kits
- OEM Engineered Enhancements
- McNeil & NRM Cutter Head Assembly Replacements
- Reduces Maintenance and Downtime
- Extends the Life of Legacy Equipment
- Increases Production and Quality
The Spadone Bias Cutter has remained a fixture in many plants around the world. Spadone offers several simple conversions that improve performance and reduce maintenance, as well as machine add-ons that will improve productivity and efficiency. Contact us with the serial number of the machine to see if your Spadone Bias Cutter can benefit from the upgrade kits listed below.
B1 – Complete Feed Roll Kit
The kit eliminates the ratchet assembly with an electric clutch and brake.
B2 – Air Operated Fabric Clamp
Enhanced way to activate the fabric clamp. A change of air pressure will adjust for exactly the correct fabric clamping pressure. Difficult adjustments at the end of the clamp are no longer necessary.
B3 – Bias Angle Raceway Clamp
Simplified method of changing the bias angle. A movement of the manual air valve frees the raceway for change of angle.
B4 – Servo Feed Roll Conversion
This kit uses servo technology to enhance cut accuracy. Replaces the old electro-mechanical fabric feed mechanism with a direct servo drive to the feed roll.
B5 – Aluminum Clamp Bar
Improved clamp bar stops damaging the surface of the raceway
B6 – Warner Electric Clutch and Brake
This kit replaces the JW8 mechanical clutch.
B7 – Anti-Friction Bearings / Bearing Supports
Replaces the antiquated Babbit Bearings in the Main Drive.
B8 – Air Scoop Splice Table
Enhanced workstation to facilitate ply handling and splicing.
B9 – Automatic Precision Dual Windup
Install in existing lines for precise fabric rolls and high productivity.
B10 – Single Station Surface Windup
A more economical alternative to the Dual Windup.