ALPHA 560 UNIVERSAL
The ALPHA 560 UNIVERSAL carpet weaving machine has been developed for carpet manufacturers that weave a wide variety of carpet qualities, with different carpet sizes up to 5.3 m weaving width.
This weaving machine is Stäubli’s answer to today’s market requirements such as rapid design changes and sophisticated weave structures. Convenient yarn handling, compactness, and high operational reliability combined with long service life are decisive advantages of the ALPHA 560 UNIVERSAL carpet weaving system.
The extraordinary adaptability and productivity of the overall system will delight any carpet weaving mill searching for an efficient production solution.
- Up to 92 colour combinations can be realized on an 8 frame machine due to the possible double and triple point technique.
- Depending on the reed density up to 16 colours are possible.
- Low, mid-range and high density carpets can be produced.
- Up to 33,792 pile threads by combining four Jacquard machines on the top
- The system offers exceptional operational reliability
- Cut pile
- Cut pile and flat fabrics
- Patterning on the ground
- Weft patterning
- High pile
ALPHA 560 UNIVERSAL
Double rapier system with take-over on the top, direct drive technology
|Weft insertion||Aerostatically-guided rigid rapier ensures maximum service life of the rapier rods|
|Multi Weft Selection||Rich pattern possibilities with up to 2×6 weft channels|
Shed formation of pile yarn
|Jacquard machine LX2493, up to 33,792 pile threads by combining 4 machines|
Shed formation of the ground warp
Electronically controlled dobby with up to 12/16 harness frames
|Warp tension control||2-tier warp beam stand supports equal warp tension; its construction allows optimum handling, operability, quick installation and shows compact design|
|Separating thread area||Ingeniously designed separating thread area offers excellent visibility of warp and pile yarns|
|Pile yarn cutting||Cutting knife actuated by toothed drive belt, with two-sided grinding units, for uniform pile heights|
|Carpet draw-off||Full-metal long-life needle rollers with high needle density, assure gentle handling, even for sensitive carpet backs|
|System Control||1 centralized controller, permanent status display|