LANGSTON MODEL XD/103:
Direct Main Drive Conversion-Belt drive eliminates the Cleveland gear reducer. Reliable AC drive is capable of 800 fpm machine speeds.
Direct Follower Drives-Direct drive for the glue roll, preconditioner preheater, and vertical conveyor eliminate chains, gears and sprockets. Speed is variable in relationship to the machine speed for added flexibility. Enhanced Machine Controls-Eliminate obsolete electrical controls with state-of- the-art solid state controls. Improved Flat Steam Shower-Run today’s papers at higher machine speeds. KRYTOX Conversion– A complete conversion including new sealed housings grease, bearings and other necessary parts for a 5 roll conversion.
LANGSTON MODEL 153, 155 and 156 PREHEATERS:
Direct AC Regenerative Drives– Control paper tension more effectively with the ability to run above, at or below paper speed.
KRYTOX Conversion– Eliminate frozen drums for more effective end to end warp control.
Auto-wrap Modulation– Control warp throughout your machines speed range with less operator intervention. Controls preheater wrap with a preset temperature.
LANGSTON MODEL 130, 131, and 280 GLUE MACHINES:
Stainless Steel Adhesive Pans– Replace old steel pans with high flow stainless pans. Includes a “tunable” doctor blade for improved adhesive application and lower starch consumption. Dams can also be added for more versatility.
Direct Drive Conversions– These drives offer the reliability of AC motors and the flexibility of independent controls for each deck. Can be run below, at, or above paper speed for improved quality and reduced adhesive consumption.