A cleanroom extrusion winder has been developed by Progressive Machine Co. The winder is suitable for downstream extrusion in a cleanroom environment. A traverse winder for medical tubing features alternative twin spindles for continuous operation, a 24- ¥ 12- or 20-in. spool, pneumatic traverse reversals with a ported exhaust, variable pitch control, stainless steel guards, nylon guide pulleys and an ultrasonic speed tension controller (for tension as low as 10 grams). An optional aluminum coiling head is available for spool-less coiling.
Progressive Machine Co., Inc., Ringwood, NJ, (201) 962-7700