Twisting machine MT8/600
Twisting machine for the production of "8-shaped" curls from laminated or extruded pasta, featuring:
Trays width 600mm.
510 or 540mm wide curtains or dough-sheets.
Calibrating unit consisting of a couple of calibrating rollers diam. 180mm.
Distribution unit to separate pasta strings according to curl dimensions.
Curl forming unit suitable to collect pasta strings from distributor, to fold them according to the selected eight-shape and to place them on trays by means of appropriate movements; said movements are adjustable in order to obtain curls with different dimensions.
Microprocessor for: machine operation, production data processing, machine data programming and display, job control, proportional linking among speeds under different job conditions, parameters storage under one out of 30 available shapes.
Keyboard + monitor to set and store operation parameters according to shapes, and to display possible alarms together with a short description for immediate intervention.
Inverter for motor operation.
Trays feed unit with motor for synchronized trays progress according to curl forming process, suitable to operate trays change by discharging the loaded tray and drawing an empty one.
Trays store suitable to automatically draw, by means of a chain with pushers, a new tray when the previous one has been loaded.
Example of line with trays storage, twisting machine and pre-dryer: