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A range of manual sheet formers,  for producing handsheets from further assessment

Various sheet size molds available – 158 mm (Tappi T-205 / ISO5269/1), or 8 x 8 inch or 12 x 12 inch stainless steel construction. Optional white water return.

A range of manual sheet formers, extensively used in pulp paper manufacturing for producing hand sheets for further assessment.
Various sheet size molds available – 158 mm (Tappi T-205 / ISO5269/1), or 8 x 8 inch or 12 x 12 inch.

For the standardised production of laboratory hand sheets, allowing the physical properties of the pulp to be subsequently evaluated.

The forming wire is removable allowing rapid exchange of the forming wires and easy handling of the wet sheet for couching, pressing and drying operations. 316 stainless steel construction provides durable, maintenance free operation and ensures that subsequent pulp brightness tests are free from copper ion contamination.

Three models are available:

  • C-100 for 200 x 200 mm sheets
  • G-100 for 300 x 300 mm sheets
  • M-100 for 158 mm (6 inch) diameter sheets

The sheet mold is shipped complete with a stainless steel agitator, 61 cm bronze drop leg, ball valve and drain sump ready for bench or sink installation.

Designed for the rapid production of uniform quality handsheets Stainless steel deckle cylinder
316 stainless steel backing wire & grid plate Silicone sealing gasket
Stainless steel agitator Mounting flange allow bench top or in-sink installation
“T” fitting at bottom of drop leg permits connection to white water return or vacuum The mold base is bronze and the drop leg is brass
Stainless steel surge sump (8.5 litres) Mounting flange allows bench top or sink installation
Accessories include
Stainless steel agitator Grid plate
Couch roll Couch plates
White-water return system Stainless steel drop leg & valve
Electronically activated valve with remote switch Custom forming wires
Forming wires – removable 316 stainless steel wires in 80, 100 or 150 mesh Surge pump – stainless steel surge sump (14 litre)
Copper drop leg 61 cm high, 5 cm diameter
Physical Data
C-100 25.5 x 33 x 56 cm (W x L x H) Net weight – 32 kg
G-100 35.5 x 43 x 56 cm (W x L x H) Net weight – 41 kg
M-100 31 x 36 x 89 cm (W x L x H) Net weight – 43 kg

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01223 492081

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