Tyre Cord Creel

The Cygnet Texkimp Tyre Cord creels are fixed position or mobile creels for unwinding tire cord from random, or precision cross wound packages.  The tyre cord creels feature a wide variety of available features to customise the creel for unwinding applications, such as into tyre cord weaving processes or treatment lines.

 

Process Weaving tyre cord and high speed unrolling of tire cord, typically into single cord treatment lines
Materials/Applications Polyester, Polyamide, Rayon, Aramid or hybrid yarns
Typical Speed Typical speeds of 1000 picks per minute (10m/min)
Up to 200m/min, subject to yarn and package quality
Unwinding Type: Unrolling
Yarn Path: Horizontal between rows
Typical Arrangement Customisable, trolley or fixed design
Packages Type: Cheeses, wound on parallel sided tubes, or flanged bobbin packages
Precision cross wound or random woundTyp. Traverse : 250mm (10”)
Typ. Dia : 310mm (12”), 350mm
Typ. Weight : 14kgs (30lbs)
Available Features Minimum spindle to spindle tension variation
Available as a hybrid creel with quick change adaptors for running either cheeses or flanged bobbins
Adjustable tension control at each position
Mechanical tension compensator compensation during unwindingLow tension unwinding
Quick stopping without over-tensioning the cords
All cords kept separate down length of creel to avoid roping and crossingIdeal optimised unwinding triangle to first guide
Package holder design enables easy loading and doffing
Ceramic Guides. Gravity or centrally controlled tension system
Standard or needle bearings for friction / tension requirements of application
Quick thread guide system
Braking System for very large packagesMobile module with single handling of packages between cabler and creel
2 operators can change out 1800 positions in approximately 2 hours
No re-threading at changeover
Each module can be placed anywhere within the creel
Centrally adjustable tension system from one position on each creel section
All thread paths see similar yarn angles
Package holder design enables easy loading and doffing
High visibility threading system for easy inspection – eliminates all crossed endsTrolley with single handling of packages between cabler and creel. Each trolley can be placed anywhere within the creel
Large diameter wheels for easy movement when fully loaded
Package holder design enables easy loading and doffing
Narrower gangways between sections, for threading only

Optional Extras:

Download our Tyre Cord Creel Specification sheet

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