Ultrashaft Carbon Fiber Air Shaft

Lightweight carbon fiber design reduces workers’ compensation costs associated with shaft handling

High modulus, low deflection carbon fiber shaft increases profitability through higher run speeds and trouble-free splices

High strength, high torque design enables safe handling of the most demanding materials

Industries
  • Battery
  • Cardboard
  • Flexible Packaging
  • Food and Beverage
  • Nonwovens
  • Packaging
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Specialty Converting
  • Tag and Label
  • Towel and Tissue
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  • The perfect combination of durability and high-speed operation in a lightweight, ergonomic air shaft is what operators will find in Tidland’s Ultrashaft Carbon Fiber Air Shafts. The Ultrashaft is available with custom options: sleeved with aluminum, sleeved with steel or painted black (no sleeve).
  • Further enhancements to the shaft include high-torque lugs and non-metallic retraction springs to virtually eliminate bladder failures giving you an ultra-reliable, ultra-durable, ultra-high speed, Ultrashaft.

Note: Example shows results for a lug shaft for a 70” wide web. Assumes (2) 2” diameter steel journals x 6” long; face length of web width + 4” bearing centers of face length + 6”. Maximum operating speed is at core, assumes 0.5” wall core. Other configurations will yield different results. Contact a Tidland Customer Service Representative for a full shaft analysis for your specific application.

Steel Sleeve

Estimated Shaft Weight
57 lb26 kg
Load Capacity - Single Roll
4,023 kg4,023 kg
Load Capacity - Multiple Rolls
2,370 kg2,370 kg
Maximum Operating Speed
1,046 RPM1,046 RPM