Technical parameters – ALPHA 400 UNIVERSAL

Maximal number of pile threadsG (mm)Number of bobbinsBobbins per rowL (mm)
672050007200308200
844845008640369900
134404000134405615300
168964500175365615300
Main characteristics
ALPHA 400 UNIVERSAL
Functional principleDouble rapier system with take-over on top
Control

One central control panel; multi tasking CPU; data transfer between weaving machine, Jacquard machine, dobby and warp beam stand by Ethernet based real time bus. 
Shed formation of pile warp Electronically controlled Stäubli 3-position Jacquard machine type LX 2493, up to 33792 threads.
Shed formation of ground warpElectronically controlled rotary dobby type 2688 with 12 harness frames.

Field of application

High quality carpets of wool, viscose, acrylic, silk and pp-heatset for domestic and contract use, as well as high pile carpets (if equipped with high pile device). All usual weft, warp and pile materials can be used.
Nominal machine width 4270 mm, pile drawing-in width up to 4200 mm. Reduction of weaving width up to 3000 mm is possible.
Maintenance

Centralized lubrication. Maintenance intervals are electronically monitored and displayed. Remote diagnosis is possible.
Max. number of pile threads
Jacquard format
A = 6720, B = 8448
6720A
8448B
13440A + A
15168A + B
16896B + B
20160A + A + A
25344B + B + B
26880A + A + A + A
33792B + B + B + B