Graf MULTISHARP, the unique wear
resistant alloy for card clothings
Graf has been manufacturing innovative metallic card clothings,
flexible flat clothings and stationary flats for cards.
Benchmarks have also been set by the high
quality combs, service machines and accessories.
MULTISHARP, the unique wear resistant
alloy for card clothings, increases the lifetime of metallic
card clothings on the cylinder by up to 30%. Additionally, the
work load of the maintenance team can be minimized by providing
longer service cycles and less unplanned downtimes.
The yield on raw material can be increased
without compromising the quality requirements – thanks to the
continuous height adjustability of the new combs series.
The continuous and exact gap setting
between nipper and circular comb on each individual combing head
provides customers a new level on raw material utilization.
Additionally, the maintenance people will
appreciate the comfortable and easy installation of the circular
With the card clothing management the
overall investment costs can be reduced. This is based on
minimizing the operational expenses including optimizing the
overall equipment effectiveness. Graf’s card clothing management
prolongs the lifetime of flexible flats by up to three times
without comprising on the quality parameters throughout the
entire life cycle.