ALPHA 500 series offers utmost flexibility
to keep pace with market trends

With a weaving width of up to 5.3 metres and integrating the latest technologies and high-end system components, the ALPHA 500 UNIVERSAL enables carpet weavers to master these challenges. Proven at some of the largest weaving mills around the world, the ALPHA 500 series by Stäubli and its product division Schönherr carpet systems is renowned for efficient production of area rugs and wall-to-wall carpeting.

Up to 3 million points per square metre
Middle East markets and ambitious designers seek carpet qualities with high and extremely high densities for their sophisticated carpet collections. Schönherr carpet systems quickly recognised these needs and launched the perfectly suited ALPHA 500 XHDC in 2015. This carpet weaving machine has since proven highly successful. The ALPHA 500 XHDC and the ALPHA 500 UNIVERSAL master even higher reed densities up to 1200 dents / metre (8 colours), which allows to weaving carpets with ultra-high resolution, without mixed contours, and with excellent backs.

Safety first - weaving staff enjoys high protection
Schönherr ALPHA weaving systems are extremely robust and designed to state-of-the-art engineering standards. They satisfy the most stringent safety requirements prescribed by international norms. With centralised control and connectivity to the mill’s local network, these systems are perfectly prepared for the industry standards of today and tomorrow.

Creative design options with innovative weft
and cut-pile technologies

Discover Magic Weft Effect, Magic Shadow Effect
and Traditional Carpet Effect