32 Carrier Machines are compatible with 16 carrier heads!

k80 horizontal braiding machine
Posted December 10th, 2018 in Technical Updates

In the past year there has been an increase in 24 or 32 carrier machines sales. Our customers are looking to increase product OD, run a half-load braid pattern for additional trackability or other functional changes to differentiate them for their competitors, as well as flex manufacturing capacity with a machine that may not be […]

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Maintain Consistent PPI and Reduce Wire Breaks with regular maintenance

Posted January 10th, 2018 in News, Technical Updates

Steeger USA introduces the new Carrier Exchange Program. Benefits of the Carrier Maintenance Program: Reduce wire breaks Maintain consistent PPI and braid angle Increase product output Ease and/or reduce audit risk if applicable Reduce downtime by replacing parts before they wear out or break Run equipment at higher speeds Produce more consistent product   Field […]

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Braider upgrade available now for IQ550 Control System!

Retrofit IMC Package upgraded
Posted May 16th, 2017 in Technical Updates

Benefits of Upgrading: Increase max rpm speed by 30% Store up to 25 product recipes Improve from 9 to 25 variable PPI segments Ability to vary pick count (PPI Segments) Added control of operator levels Limit downtime in case of breakdown Ethernet capable expandable hardware for data collection and other customizable software features Installation takes […]

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