Lift and rotate reels with Protema EasySqueeze tool
Protema electric lifters combined with various reel tools are perfect for this job and are commonly used in different industries to lift and replace reels quickly.
Reels are often handled in the manufacturing processes of the food industry. The large packaging machines are equipped with spindles onto which reels of packaging foil are inserted. The replacement of reels must be carried out quickly and you want to minimize downtime as much as possible.
Our Protema EasySqueeze unit grips the reel from the sides. The reel grippers offer a great grip on most materials. There are also other types of padded grippers available. The lifters can be equipped with fixed or swiveling arms and can handle weights up to 286 lbs. The arms are adapted to the type of reel replacement, with fixed arms the reel is gripped, turned and placed on the shaft. With swivelling arms the reel can be rotated manually or electrically.