Polaris DP-20 Web Guide Controller

Obsoleted and replaced with the new and improved DP-20 Plus

Simple and easy-to-use, yet powerful web guide controller

User-friendly keypad to eliminates confusion for end users or internal operators

Offers an LCD readout for intuitive operator use, reducing downtime

Utilizes automatic setup — no guessing for optimal performance settings and quick setups

Fife D-MAX OI-TS Operator Interface Overview

The DP-20 controller offers more accurate web guide control that’s easier to use, with the same level of performance that you’ve grown accustomed to with Fife. The Polaris DP-20 is simple and easy to operate, with only eight keys and the ability to display four lines of text in a package that is flexible and easy to mount. Simply put, this is the easiest and most intuitive controller we’ve ever created.

Polaris DP-20 Web Guide Controller

Product Certification


3.5 lbs1.6 kg
Operating Ambient Temperature
32 - 122˚ F0 - 50˚ C
Power Consumption
130 VA130 VA
Input Line Frequency
47 - 63 Hz47 - 63 Hz
Maximum Actuator Output
39 W at 30 V39 W at 30 V
Sensor Inputs

2 independent Edge Sensors
or 1 Line Sensor (SE-26A)
Max input ±20 mA, 0 to 10 mA (preferred)

Servo Center

Analog Inductive

Keypad Layout

Membrane Keys
Basic Functions

Auto, manual, servor-center

  • Tag and Label
  • Packaging
  • Cardboard
  • Food and Beverage
  • Flexible Packaging
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Nonwovens
  • Battery
  • Towel and Tissue
  • Specialty Converting