By utilizing a industrial roll away cover, you can protect your operators from flying debris.Â These roll away covers can be manufactured from vinyl, Kevlar, or stainless steel depending on your application.
Common Roll Away Cover Uses
There are many applications where you can utilize these industrial covers.Â They are ideal solutions for applications that require a substantial amount of space to be covered.Â They are also ideal solutions for applications where there is only a limited amount of space available to place a guard.This style of governing is generally an alternative to a traditional bellows style guard which have convolutions. These convolutions can make their footprint larger than a roll away cover. In addition, many traditional folded towels has to extend over a wide opening, they can become quite expensive as they require a line of stitching and material.
Benefits of The Roll Away Cover
The key benefit of the roll away cover is the fact thatÂ it can cover a lot of space for a fraction of the cost of a traditional bellows.Â Other benefits include.
- Ideal for high-speed applications
- Takes up very little space
- Perfect for one-sided guards
- Very easy to install
- Can withstand high temperatures
How the Roller Cover Works
The roll away cover works much like a traditional roller shade would work that is in your house. The assembly consists of a roller pin which has an industrial spring inside of it. This spring keeps tension on the curtain material and prevents the curtain from sagging.The guard has two mounting locations.Â One is located on the roller assembly, and the other mounting location is located at the end of the curtain material. At both of these locations you bolt the guard to the machine, or the floor.
The roll away cover can be mounted in a horizontal or vertical position. You can install the cover anywhere and just about in any space. Since the roller assembly takes up the slack of the curtain material, there is no worry that the curtain will sag.