Incorrect lifting and moving your spreader roll can shorten running time dramatically. Additional costs include significant amounts of maintenance money, skilled mecahnical peoples’ time and machine downtime. Total cost can easily add up to 100k€.
Case from Finland:
A Customer had several failures on rewinder spreader rolls – all different designs from brand new to older rolls. Each roll failed within three months from installation. After investigation lifting procedures were revised and rolls are running normally.
With Finbow lifting tray you can safely lift your spreader roll from the segments. Roll weight is distributed evenly between safe loading points and bearing alignment is not disturbed during lifting. With the help of the tray you can install rolls to the most demanding positions minimising the risk of a failure.
Finbow lifting tray is a lifting aid which does not require statutory inspections in most countries.