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Air Shafts

  • Manufactured in predominantly extruded aluminium (but also available in steel and carbon)
  • Pneumatically actuated by means of pressurization
  • Low weight, simple maintenance and available in a range of core sizes.

Product Description

In manufacturing, an airshaft is a device used for handling winding reels in the processing of web-fed materials, such as continuous-process printing presses. Airshafts are used in the manufacturing processes for fitting into a core onto which materials such as paper, card and plastic film are wound.


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