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Rosback Model 226 Tandem Shaft True Line Perforator

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This 26-inch tandem shaft true line perforator can (in one pass) perforate and score with virtually unlimited intricate applications.  Models are available in Vacuum or Friction Feed. A perfect choice for your finishing equipment needs.

Rosback Model 226 Tandem Shaft True Line Perforator Features

  • Top-loading automatic continuous vacuum or friction-feed

  • Dual-shaft adjustable depth control

  • Micrometer side-guide adjustment

  • All ball-bearing construction

  • Able to add 20 heads and more.*

  • Handles material weights from 9# onionskin 1/16"-thick card stock

  • D.C. motor control from 1,000 to 24,000 f/h

  • Heavy-duty 3/4 hp motor

*Greatly depends on stock to be run

Model 226 Tandem Shaft True Line Perforator Specs
Maximum sheet size: 26" W x 26" L 66 cm x 66 cm
Minimum sheet size: 3" W x 3" L 7.6 cm x 7.6 cm
Minimum space between standard lines of perforation: (single shaft) 3/4"
(1/2" available)
1.9 cm
(double shaft) unlimited
Standard edge margin: 3/4"
Narrow margin of 3/8" available
1.9 cm
Length, front to back: 64" 162.6 cm
Width, side to side: 38" 96.5 cm
Height: 45" 114 cm
Net weight (friction): 380 lbs 173 kg
Net weight (vacuum): 470 lbs 213 kg
Shipping weight (friction): 473 lbs 215 kg
Shipping weight (vacuum): 560 lbs 254 kg
Export shipping weight (friction): 570 lbs 259 kg
Export shipping weight (vacuum): 670 lbs 304 kg
Standard electrics (friction): 115v/60hz/1ph 5 amps*

Standard electrics (vacuum): Additional 115v/60hz/1ph 15 amp (circuit breaker required)

*Contact ROSBACK for alternate electrical requirements.

Unique True Line Perforator Features:

  • Perforating heads with built-in chip removers

  • Stripper-completely surrounding perforating cutters

  • Molded drive rollers

  • See-through safety cover

  • Heads can be quickly added or removed

  • Up to 5 perforating heads can be used on 20" machine*

  • Retrofit vacuum kits available for most models

  • "CE" style guarding available

  • NEW Option! The Gap Feed Option for the Rosback Vacuum TrueLine allows feeding onto a 248 or 249 Cross Perforator, or onto a right angle folder. Simple controls let the operator set the gap between sheets, ensuring a consistent product stream. Whether right angle perforating, scoring and folding, or simply sheet feeding, the gap feed option makes the industries best vacuum feeder even better.

* Greatly depends on stock to be run.

Standard True Line Perforator Features:

  • 4 sets of perforating heads with burr rollers

  • 2 set of scoring/creasing head

  • 4 sets of drive rollers

  • 1 set of tools

  • 8 extra perforator blades

  • Miscellaneous extra parts

Finishing Equipment Accessories:

*The optional slitting attachment for pressure sensitive material permits partial slitting of stock.  Due to the consistent depth control required pressure sensitive slitting is recommended only on the Model 223, 226 & 240 Series Perforators.

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