Semi-Automatic Sheet Former

Sheet Former for producing handsheets in pulp and paper industries. Stainless steel construction, semi-automatic operation with air agitation and pneumatic couching. Optional white water return.

Sheet Former – for producing hand sheets in pulp and paper industries. Stainless steel construction, semi-automatic operation with air agitation and pneumatic couching for easy and clean operation. Produces uniform and consistent production of laboratory hand sheets. The physical properties of the pulp can then subsequently be evaluated.

The Semi-Automatic sheet machine produces hand sheets consistently and more quickly than the manual sheet machine while reducing operator error and fatigue. Conforms to Tappi T-205 & T-219, ISO 5269/1, CPPA C.4 & C.5

Comprises

  • Standard sheet former with integral pneumatic couching
  • Drainage system with pneumatically operated values
  • Control box for regulating filling, air agitation, settling and drainage
Features

  • Standard 152mm diameter grid plate
  • Automatic couching eliminates the use of the 13kg roller
  • Stainless Steel Deckle Cylinder, Base, and Control Enclosure
  • 316 Stainless Steel Backing wire & grid plate
  • Silicone Sealing Gasket
  • Stainless Steel drop leg, valve and sump tank (8.5 liters)
  • Automatic control of fill, agitation, and drain
  • Semi-automated sheet couching
  • Couch plates, drying ring and drying plate included
Physical Specification

  • Sheet Former Dimensions: 360mm x 360mm x 610mm
  • Drop Leg: 890mm high
  • Sump Tank: 300mm Dia x 150mm H
  • Control Module Dimensions: 360mm x 410mm x 150mm
  • Total Weight: 56kg
Connections

  • Electricity – 220V / 1Ph / 50Hz
  • Air – instrument at 6 bar
Options

  • Alternative Square sheet molds; 8″ (20cm) x 8″ (20cm) , 12″ (30cm) x 12″ (30cm)
  • White Water Collection and Return System
  • Mounted in floor standing cabinet with lockable wheels
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